We are excited to welcome Florida governor candidate, Andrew Gillum as our opening speaker at the Miami-Dade Democratic Party Blue Gala on September 29th at the Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables. We will also have participation from our 5 congressional candidates... Donna Shalala, Debbie Mucarsel-Powell, Rep Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Rep Frederica Wilson, and Mary Barzee Flores
Former Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Julián Castro will be delivering the keynote address. We will also be honoring Ruth Shack with the Lifetime Leadership Award, Senator Jose Javier Rodriguez with the Legislative Champion Award, Commissioner Eileen Higgins with the Rising Star Award, and State Attorney Aramis Ayala with the Breaking Barriers Award!
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Former CIA Bureau Chief: Trump’s Revocation of Brennan’s Security Clearances Unprecedented, Reminiscent of Tyrannical Leaders
President Donald Trump’s decision this past week to revoke the security clearances of former CIA Director John Brennan is unprecedented in American history, and represents a clear and present danger to our great Republic. Mr. Trump’s abuse of his Article II powers—in addition to doubling down on his threat to revoke the clearances of other national security officials–sets a dangerous precedent and is indicative of the actions of foreign tyrannical leaders.
It is no state secret that America’s Commander-in-Chief has long praised and courted attention from some of the world’s most authoritarian figures, including Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, Russian President Vladimir Putin and North Korean Leader Kim Jong-un.Read more
The Miami-Dade Democratic Party is supporting Commissioner Daniella Levine Cava, Maryin Vargas, and Patricio Moreno in their elections for County Commission Districts 8, 6, and 12 respectively. They are working tirelessly to remind voters of the importance of this election. But they need your help. Please contribute directly to their campaigns. Every little bit helps, whether that's $20 or $200.Read more
Millions of voters in Florida have already cast their ballot by mail, yet millions of people still do not know there are critical elections taking place. You can help raise awareness by promoting your favorite candidate right from your own home. We are trying to aggregate contacts for all the campaigns so that you can request a yard sign and let your neighbors know who you support.Read more
I’m running for office because I’m tired of waiting for the important issues in our community to be addressed. I’ve watched years go by without any progress being made. I couldn’t just sit and watch anymore. Transportation, housing, jobs, and climate change need to be at the forefront of our discussions and we need to stand up to developers who are going to invest in projects without consideration for what is truly best for the residents.Read more