Category Archives: Democratic Politics

Two Featured Speakers to Address February DEC Meeting

Patel and Howes to Speak at February Meeting Two guest speakers involved in the 2018 midterm elections will be featured at the Feb. 15 meeting of the Democratic Executive Committee ...

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Indian River Lagoon Imperiled by Board of County Commissioners

Proposed “Improvements” for the Oslo Boat Ramp will harm the Indian River Lagoon In 2014, over 2,300 citizens signed petitions against the Oslo Road boat ramp dredge-and-fill project.  Over 100 ...

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Falcon Heavy Launch Reignites Interest in Science

America Rallies in Support of New Space Exploration   AND YET, REPUBLICANS OPENLY HOSTILE TO SCIENTISTS AND FACTS — TRUMP APPOINTEES UNQUALIFIED TO LEAD FEDERAL AGENCIES — AGENDA CUTS RESEARCH, ...

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Court Rules in Favor of Voting Rights Restoration

Federal Judge Rules Florida Law Unconstitutional U.S. District Judge Mark Walker ruled on February 1st that Florida’s law barring former felons who have paid their debt to society from voting ...

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Democrats of Indian River Attend Women’s Marches

IRC Democrats March in Brevard, Orlando, and New York City The Florida Young Democrats of Indian River (FYDIR) proudly marched in the New York City Women’s March on Saturday, January ...

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Free Lady Valor Screening at the Majestic 11

The Democrats of Indian River to Present Documentary on Trans Awareness in the Military The Democrats of Indian River are proud to present a free screening of the documentary Lady ...

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The 2018 Democratic Sweep is Starting

Democrats Win Big in Wisconsin State Senate Race The GOP got its bell rung again Tuesday when Democrat Patty Schachtner won an upset victory for State Senate in a traditionally ...

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FDP Statement on Trump’s Remarks Referring to “Shithole Countries”

Florida Democratic Party Statement on Trump’s Remarks Referring to Haiti, Other Countries as “Shithole Countries” Today, Florida Democratic Party Chairwoman Terrie Rizzo issued the following statement on President Trump’s remarks ...

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Off-shore Drilling Bad for Florida, Bad for America

OFFSHORE DRILLING IS POLITICS, NOT POLICY. LET’S OFFER AN ALTERNATIVE. The New Year began with the Trump’s administration’s stunning plan to open America’s coastlines to offshore drilling, from sea to ...

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2017 Immigration Ban Protest Vero Beach Florida

Protect Our Nation’s DREAMers

The Democratic Executive Committee of Indian River County Urges Congress to Protect Our Nation’s DREAMers Congressional leaders have until March 5 to restore deportation protections and work permits for DREAMers ...

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