Category Archives: Personal Stories of Action

Merchon Green Appointed Chair of Indian River County Public Schools’ Equity Committee

Former School Board candidate to head Indian River County Equity Committee | Thumb up Treasure Coast Newspapers Editorial Board Published 12:01 p.m. ET Nov. 21, 2018 Two days after being ...

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Kim Lorimier- chair or the Democratic Executive Committee of Indian River County

DWC Hears from the Chair of the Democratic Executive Committee

DEC Chair Kim Lorimier Addresses DWC   With her own story of hope and persistence, Democratic Executive Committee of IRC Chair Kim Lorimer encouraged fellow Dems to continue their efforts ...

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Democratic Volunteer Tells You Why She is Voting for Nicole Haagenson

HAAGENSON AN OUTSTANDING CANDIDATE FOR STATE HOUSE, DISTRICT 54 Nicole Haagenson is a combination of all the best traits and attributes you would want to see in a government official—she ...

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Haagenson for Florida House District 54

Haagenson would be unifying voice for District 54 in House Treasure Coast NewspapersPublished 4:00 a.m. ET Oct. 26, 2018 As a father, husband, and physician in Vero Beach, I can ...

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Hurricane Michael Relief Efforts At Democratic Headquarters

Drop Off Hurricane Michael Relief Supplies at Democratic Headquarters Terrie Rizzo, Chair of the Florida Democratic Party, sent every Democratic Executive Committee the following letter: I know you have all ...

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9/11 — We Will Never Forget

Seventeen Years Ago Today 17 years ago, America was attacked by a group of cowardly terrorists. But our spirit and resolve were not broken. Today, we again honor the victims ...

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City Hall Vero Beach Florida

Former Vero Beach Mayor and Councilman Implores Citizens to Raise Their Voices

Update, Tuesday, September 4, 2018, 1 pm:  The Indian River Board of County Commissioners Just Voted 4-1 to Purchase the Dodgertown Golf Course Vero Beach City Council Selling City Assets ...

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Richard Leonard: “It’s Time for the GOP to Decide Between Country and Party!”

American Citizens Can No Longer Take Our Democracy for Granted Americans, it’s time for a gut check. No citizen gets a pass — especially our elected leaders, from Congress to ...

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Haagenson Advocates for Health Care for Working Families, Seniors, and Veterans

Medicaid expansion would benefit Florida in many ways Treasure Coast Newspapers Published 4:00 a.m. ET June 28, 2018 I support expansion of the Medicaid program in Florida because it’s a win-win-win ...

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DEC Member Fred Grumman Reminds Us that Hope Trumps Fear

Hope Trumps Fear I believe it was the science fiction immortal, Robert A. Heinlein who once wrote that there are two kinds of people, those who fear the future and ...

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