Category Archives: Democratic Politics

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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Republican Gubernatorial Candidates Silent on Health Care

Floridians’ Health Care Costs Are Skyrocketing — and Both Republican Candidates Avoid Discussing Health Care on the Campaign Trail Adam Putnam and Ron DeSantis have spent almost a year cheerleading Donald ...

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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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President of Pelican Island Audubon Speaks Out on Blue Cypress Lake Crisis

Blue Cypress Lake, Indian River Lagoon Being Impaired by Human Waste There is a foul secret among some agriculture operations in Florida and it relates to what comes out of ...

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Remembering the PULSE NIGHTCLUB Shooting Two Years Later

Florida Democrats Mark Two-Years Since Pulse Shooting Posted June 12, 2018 FDP Chair Terrie Rizzo released the following statement on the two-year anniversary of the Pulse shooting. “​Today we stand ...

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Come Learn What Issues Are Being Voted on as Constitutional Amendments on November 6th

2018 Florida Constitutional Amendment Series Beginning in June, the Florida Young Democrats of Indian River are starting an informative Amendment Lecture Series for residents of Indian River County. With numerous ...

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Shame on the Indian River School Board!

School Board Cuts Afterschool Transportation Shame, shame on the Indian River County School Board for allowing transportation services for at-risk students to afterschool programs in the community to lapse!  Shame ...

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Nicole Haagenson Kicks Off Candidacy for Local House Seat

Haagenson Announces Candidacy:  Sets Sights on Florida House, District 54 Nicole Haagenson, candidate for the Florida House of Representatives for District 54, said today she is offering District 54 voters ...

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Indian River Young Democrats Awarded Best New Chapter

The Florida Young Democrats Name Indian River Young Democrats as Best New Chapter of the Year On Sunday, May 20, the Florida Young Democrats of Indian River (FYDIR) were awarded ...

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Florida Democratic Party Chair Terrie Rizzo Addresses the DWC

Rizzo Emphasizes the Importance of the Democratic Women’s Club of Indian River County in Helping to Get Out the Vote Looking out at the members of the Democratic Women’s Club, ...

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