Category Archives: State News

Ties with Trump Must End

Florida Democratic Party Calls out Ron DeSantis and Marco Rubio for Continued Alliance with Donald Trump Palm Beach, Fla– This weekend multiple Republican Party and Republican candidate events are happening ...

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Representative Matt Gaetz is a Disgrace to Florida

FDP Calls on Congressman Matt Gaetz to Resign and for Senators Rubio and Scott to Comment on the Investigation Tallahassee, Fla — In light of continued reporting that Congressman Matt ...

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The American Rescue Plan: How if Affects Florida

The American Rescue Plan: Impacts on Florida The Need for Action in Florida The pandemic and the associated economic crisis have had a severe impact on Florida. The need for ...

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Nikki Fried Responds to Governor DeSantis

Fried Responds to Unclear and Negative Republican Messages As Florida’s 2021 legislative session begins and the governor gives his State of the State address, Nikki Fried, Florida’s Agriculture Commissioner and only ...

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Pandemic Aid Passed House Without Support of Florida Republicans

Florida Republicans Voted To Reject Direct Payments For Their Constituents Even As Americans Broadly Support Relief Package   78% of Americans support additional stimulus checks, including 64% of Republicans   ...

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Vote by Mail Increased Access to the Ballot Box in 2020, Of Course Florida Republicans Now Want to Limit It

VOTER SUPPRESSION BILL MOVES FORWARD IN FLORIDA LEGISLATURE Today, despite historic participation by Florida voters in the 2020 Election, Governor Ron DeSantis suggested that he now wants to implement sweeping ...

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Rubio and Scott Vote Against Convicting Trump–Shame on Them!

Today, 43 Republican Senators including Florida Senators Marco Rubio and Rick Scott declared open season on our democracy– says FDP Chair Manny Diaz following Trump impeachment vote     Today, ...

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Congratulations to New Florida Democratic Party Officers

Florida Democratic Party Elects New Officers Congratulations from the Democrats of Indian River to the newly elected FDP officer team and Florida DNC Members. We wish you well and support ...

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Grumpy Al is Cautiously Optimistic

Vote by Mail and Early Voting Making Me Cautiously Optimistic…. There is much news about voting this week that has lifted my spirits, but also makes me cautious about being ...

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Al Griffiths Comments on Voting

Grumpy Me, Cautiously Optimistic I’m actually not so grumpy today and I’m feeling good about the progress we have made so far.  In Florida and all across the country, enthusiasm from ...

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