State Senator José Javier Rodríguez calls out Republicans for failing to protect Floridians with pre-existing conditions

Tallahassee, FL – Florida State Senator José Javier Rodríguez (D-Miami) calls out Republican leadership in the Florida Legislature for advancing measures that fail to protect Floridians with pre-existing conditions. The three Republican Senate bills (paired with a single bill in the House, SB 997 by Gregory) are as follows:

 

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Miami-Dade Democratic Party passes resolution in support of the Green New Deal

Miami-Dade Democratic Party RESOLUTION IN SUPPORT OF THE GREEN NEW DEAL

Passed by the Miami-Dade Democratic Environmental Caucus/Issues Committee Environmental Working Group on February 20, 2019

Endorsed by the Kendall Democrats on March 20, 2019

Passed by Issues Committee on March 25, 2019

Passed by Steering Committee on April 1st, 2019

Passed by Executive Committee on April 8th, 2019

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Miami-Dade Democratic Party passes resolution in support of allowing non-party affiliated, registered voters to participate in Democratic Party primaries

RESOLUTION OF THE MIAMI-DADE DEMOCRATIC EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE TO MAXIMIZE VOTER PARTICIPATION AND PARTY GROWTH BY CHANGING THE RULE FOR ELIGIBILITY TO VOTE IN THE PARTY PRIMARIES

Passed by the Issues Committee on February 21, 2019
Passed by the Steering Committee on April 1st, 2019
Passed by the Steering Committee on April 8th, 2019

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Monday, April 8: Next general (DEC) meeting for the Miami-Dade Democratic Party

On Monday, April 8th, we will have our next General meeting for the Miami-Dade Democratic Party. All are invited to attend as we discuss / vote on important resolutions and a new proposed budget. There will be a special presentation starting at 6:15 with our Supervisor of Elections, Christina White, to address some concerns that have been brought up about voter protection

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Open letter to DNC Chair Tom Perez: Miami-Dade should host the First Presidential Primary Debate

The following letter has been shared with DNC Chair Tom Perez and we encourage Democrats in Miami-Dade interested in bringing the candidates to South Florida to share this with their friends.

Dear Chairman Perez:

I write to request that the Democratic National Committee select Miami-Dade County to host the first Democratic primary debate for the 2020 presidential election. Florida is the largest swing state in the nation and Miami-Dade is home to more than 600,000 Democrats and 450,000 voters without party affiliation. Both of those totals lead the state. Considering that the oval office occupant has won Florida in each presidential election for the last quarter century, it is clear that Miami-Dade is the most important county in the most important state when it comes to national elections.

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