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Sing Off 2012 -FIU College Democrats

February 7, 2012
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Sing Off 2012 -FIU College Democrats

Please join The Miami-Dade Young Democrats and the Florida International University College Democrats  for a night of a KARAOKE ! Join us for food and drink (specials included) and a Karaoke contest! Prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place. 50/50 Raffle. Winner picked at the event. Admission Fee: $5.00 There will be a voter registration table and Obama 2012 information at the event. Contact Amanda Knapp for more information. (845) 264-1923 PoliticalAffairs@FIUCollegeDemocrats.COM RSVP HERE for this Social and don’t forget to follow the FIU College Dems of Twitter

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Miami-Dade DEC General Meeting

February 7, 2012
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JOIN us for our First Meeting of the Year!!! ARE YOU FIRED UP and READY for VICTORY in 2012? The Miami-Dade Democratic Party Needs YOU!!!! Our Agenda will include: 2012 Obama Campaign Information, Election for DEC Treasurer and our Swearing In Ceremony for new DEC members. Attendance is FREE and open to ALL Democrats!   For more information, contact our DEC Office at (305) 477-4994. RSVP HERE

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Democracy for America Campaign Academy

January 30, 2012
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Democracy for America Campaign Academy

 JOIN us if… - You have ever thought of running for office or working on a campaign. - Know someone who should run for office or manage a campaign. - Want to make a positive difference in your community…. The DFA Campaign Academy brings hundreds of local activists, campaign staff and candidates together for 2 days of intensive campaign training. Click here  and Sign Up today.  Space is Limited…   Fired Up and Ready for VICTORY in 2012!!!

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“Don’t Forget the Soldiers” Sock Drive

January 30, 2012
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“Don’t Forget the Soldiers” Sock Drive

Don’t Forget the Soldiers” Sock Drive in partnership with Forgotten Soldiers Outreach, Inc SOCKS – something we all take for granted – are in short supply for our soldiers abroad.  Please drop off a pair of new, “dark” socks at any of the locations below, and we will ship them to our armed services overseas. For more information, please contact Jesus Medina at Mr.Jesus.Medina@gmail.com. Drop Off Locations:    DEC Office: 810 Godfrey Road, Suite 402 A Miami Beach, FL 33140 SEIU Office: 14645 Northwest 77th Avenue Miami Lakes, FL 33014 AFSCME Local 199 Office: 6405 NW 36th St. Suite...

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FDP Chairman Smith and Democratic Party Leadership Rally Activists Against GOP Attempts to Suppress Voting Rights

January 29, 2012
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Tampa, FL – Last week, Florida Democratic Party Chairman Rod Smith and Democratic Party leadership joined with nearly 500 community activists to rally against the GOP’s voter suppression law. The law, passed last spring by Gov. Rick Scott and the Republican-led legislature, is currently under review by the U.S. Department of Justice. The “Our Voice, Our Vote” rally took place outside the courthouse where a congressional hearing, held by U.S. Senators Bill Nelson and Dick Durbin, examined the impact of the new voting law now taking effect in Florida. “With nearly 1 million Floridians out of work, the Governor...

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Unemployme​nt rates fell in two-thirds of US states last month

January 26, 2012
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WASHINGTON — The unemployment rate fell in two-thirds of U.S. states last month, evidence that recent modest improvements in the job market have benefited most regions of the country. The Labor Department said that unemployment fell in 37 states in December, rose in three and remained unchanged in 10. That’s similar to November, when joblessness declined in 43 states, and October, when it dropped in 36. The three states that reported increases were Hawaii, New Mexico and Rhode Island. Nevada posted the highest unemployment rate, at 12.6 percent, followed by California’s 11.1 percent. North Dakota had the lowest rate,...

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SOTU Town Hall Discussion Presented by the White House, U.S. Dept. of Labor and the Honorable Sandra Ruiz

January 25, 2012
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SOTU Town Hall Discussion Presented by the White House, U.S. Dept. of Labor and the Honorable Sandra Ruiz

The White House, U.S. Department of Labor and Mrs. Sandra Ruiz. Invite you to a State of the Union Town hall discussion with Ms. Jane Oates Assistant Secretary for the Employment and Training Administration U.S Department of Labor Thursday, January 26th, 2012 • 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM Miami Dade College Wolfson Campus Room 2106 300 N.E. Second Avenue Miami, FL 33132 The White House, U.S. Department of Labor, and Mrs. Sandra Ruiz invite you to participate in an event focused on President Obama’s State of the Union Address, featuring Ms. Jane Oates, U.S. Department of Labor Assistant Secretary...

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First General Meeting of 2012

January 25, 2012
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First General Meeting of 2012

JOIN US TUESDAY, JANUARY 31, 2012! For our first monthly meeting of 2012!Featuring a very special guest speaker! TOPIC: Young voters and what we can do to make 2012 a successful election year!… Arrive early for Complimentary appetizers and FREE PARKING!  Yes, FREE PARKING AVAILABLE! MEET OUR NEW LEADERSHIP TEAM:  Since we last met, we have a lot of new additions to our leadership team. Join us as we introduce nine newly appointed directors! MDYD Gives Back: Thousands of American soldiers are stationed in Afghanistan and all over the world to ensure our freedom and safety. They need our...

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OFA-Florid​a Digital Update (State of the Union)

January 24, 2012
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OFA-Florid​a Digital Update (State of the Union)

In this edition of the Florida Digital Update we’re all about tonight’s State of the Union address at 9:00 p.m. ET!  (1) Share your State of the Union Photos Are you joining a watch party this evening? Or making a night of it at home? Either way, we want to show off all the ways Floridians are showing our support for President Obama. That’s why we’ll be posting our favorite photos to FL.barackobama.com, Twitter, Facebook, and more—make sure yours are included by sharing them at: http://OFA.BO/FLpics And if you’re tweeting tonight, don’t forget to use the hashtag #SOTU2012 in...

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Fired Up Democrats State of the Union Watch Party

January 22, 2012
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Fired Up Democrats State of the Union Watch Party

JOIN us as we gather to listen to President Barack Obama address the nation during his annual State of the Union (SOTU) Address! Attendance is FREE.  Everyone is invited! Also, City Hall Restaurant will be offering Happy Hour Specials during our event! Arrive early for FREE Parking! Ready for VICTORY in 2012!!! RSVP HERE

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