Category Archives: DEC News

Indian River County Commissioners Poised to Pass Resolution Supporting Dr. Martin Luther King Park, Historic Museum and Cultural Center

 A RESOLUTION OF THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF INDIAN RIVER COUNTY SUPPORTING THE DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. PARK, HISTORIC MUSEUM AND CULTURAL CENTER   WHEREAS, Dr. Martin Luther ...

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Memorial Island Vero Beach Florida

Storm Water Utility a Must for City of Vero Beach

DWC Hears from Experts on the Need for a Storm Water Utility Storm water – “it’s not the most sexy subject” but an important one, Jean Catchpole told members of ...

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Democrats Sponsor a Food Drive on the Martin Luther King Day of Service

Democratic Groups Come Together to Honor Dr. Martin Luther King’s Legacy   On January 18, 2021, in honor of Martin Luther King Day, the Democrats of Indian River participated in ...

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CARES Act Money

Federal funds available in IRC to help people affected by the pandemic In March Indian River County was made available $28 million in federal CARES Act funding. The CARES Act is ...

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While Biden Lost Florida, IRC Made Democratic Gains*

Indian River County had a 2.5% gain in voting for Biden in 2020 over voting for Clinton in 2016.  Other counties had similar successes.  We need to celebrate those things ...

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Happy Holidays!

Wishing You and Your Loved Ones a Happy Holiday! The Democrats of Indian River wish you a great, socially distanced and masked holiday filled with the promise and hope of ...

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Faith News Services Highlight Biden’s Character

Biden for President Featured in Faith News Last week, Biden for President was featured in multiple stories on the campaign’s faith engagement and outreach efforts. National Catholic Reporter published two columns highlighting Joe ...

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Al Griffiths Calls Out Trump for his Lack of Love of Country

Transactional Trump Has NO Love of Country or Concern for Our Fellow Americans…and that Makes Me Grumpier Than Ever! This past week of Trump bombshells has left me grumpier than ever.  Where ...

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Candidate Al Griffiths Calls Out the Trump Administration

I’m Grumpy with this Administration’s Blatant Deflection and Deception The Trump campaign – lagging significantly in the polls –  is barreling into the eight-week stretch home trying to win back ...

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Stop Politicizing the USPS

Don’t Mess with My Post Office I’m grumpy today because with all the things we have to worry about – a pandemic, a busted economy and a president who seems ...

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