Campaigns

TODAY: Young Professional Happy Hour for Jose Javier Rodriguez

December 6, 2011
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TODAY: Young Professional Happy Hour for Jose Javier Rodriguez

Mix, mingle and enjoy a mojito and help make sure MIAMI has a brighter future by helping elect our friend Jose Javier Rodriguez to represent us in Tallahasse.  Young Professional Happy Hour for Jose Javier Rodriguez – Tuesday, December 6, 2011, 6p.m., GreenStreet Cafe, 3468 Main Highway, Coconut Grove, FL. Suggested donation is $25: Please note that the maxium donation is $500 per person or business entity per election cycle. RSVP at events@josejavier2012.com Jose Javier Rodriguez  is a young, Harvard-trained, Cuban-American attorney who has devoted his life and career to improving our community and helping others get ahead in...

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Tell Speaker Boehner the Payroll Tax Cut extension is not ‘Chicken Sh–.’ SIGN NOW

December 5, 2011
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Tell Speaker Boehner the Payroll Tax Cut extension is not ‘Chicken Sh–.’ SIGN NOW

Speaker Boehner and House Republican Leadership think extending the payroll tax cut and helping Americans pay their bills is “chicken sh–.” That’s what he told Tea Party House Republicans at a closed-door meeting. This bill would save the average American family over $1000 a year. That’s not “chicken sh–.” Sign our petition today telling Speaker Boehner, Eric Cantor and the rest of the Tea Party Republicans in Congress that extending the payroll tax cut is critical to the American people and the American economy. It’s definitely not “chicken sh–.” SIGN HERE!

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Campaign Fundraiser: Elect Alix Desulme for State Representative

December 2, 2011
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Campaign Fundraiser: Elect Alix Desulme for State Representative

In August of 2012 residents of District 108 will have an opportunity to usher in new leadership, new ideas and a new perspective at the State Representative level.Alix Desulme is  running for State Representative of District 108 to provide the citizens with a transparent, efficient and effective voice of reason in Tallahassee. District 108 represents the following areas: North Miami, Biscayne Park, Biscayne Gardens, Miami Shores, Village of El Portal and portions of North Miami Beach and Miami. As your State Representative I will be responsible for ensuring that at the state level laws are being passed that protect...

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Nov. 6 event:

November 3, 2011
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Nov. 6 event:

  The Obama Victory Fund 2012 invites you to join Katherine Archuleta, National Political Director, Obama for America and David Simas, Director of Opinion Research, Obama for America And a very special musical performance by Grammy Award nominee, Ledisi For a reception to mark “One Year Out” from the 2012 Elections!! WHEN: Sunday, November 6, 2011 at 12:30PM WHERE: Circle of One Marketing, 2400 NE 2nd, Avenue, Studio C, Miami, FL 33137 (in parking lot of venue)       RSVP or for Additional Information please go to http://my.barackobama.com/wecantwaitmiami Paid for by Obama Victory Fund 2012, a joint fundraising committee...

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New laws may impact campaigns

September 13, 2011
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New laws may impact campaigns

As a result of action during the most recent state legislative session, candidates for political office may find significant changes to campaign rules. Learn all about it at the next Campaign Skills Seminar sponsored by the Miami-Dade Commission on Ethics and Public Trust. The seminar, at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 15, 2011, at the Village of Biscayne Park’s Recreation Center, will provide essential information on campaigning, fundraising and record keeping to candidates, campaign treasurers, volunteers and anyone who wants to understand the legal and ethical obligations of seeking public office. Speakers include representatives of the Miami-Dade Ethics Commission,...

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GOTV: Volunteered Needed September 13th and 14th

September 12, 2011
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GOTV: Volunteered Needed September 13th and 14th

Let’s Get Out the Vote!!! Miami Edison Open House Resource Fair DATE: Tuesday, September 13, 2011 TIME: 5:30p.m. LOCATION: Miami Edison Senior High, 6161 NW 5th Court, Miami Rep. John Patrick Julien’s Town Hall Meeting DATE: Wednesday, September 14, 2011 TIME: 6:30p.m. LOCATION: Arcola Park, 1680 NW 87 Street, Miami Volunteers are needed to help register voters at these events! Email info@mdyoungdems.com to sign up today!

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August 27: OFA “I’m in!” Phonebank

August 26, 2011
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August 27: OFA “I’m in!” Phonebank

This Saturday, volunteers across the state will be attending phone banks in their local communities, including one in Miami Beach. We’ll be asking past Obama supporters if they’re in for 2012, and letting them know about future campaign events and volunteer opportunities. We need you there — the more calls we can make and new volunteers we can recruit now, the stronger our foundation for victory will be next November. Can you make it? Here are the details: What: “I’m in” phone bank Where: 801 ARTHUR GODFREY RD Miami Beach, FL 33140 When: Saturday, August 27th 11:00 am

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August 31: A Media Workshop for Non-Profits

August 25, 2011
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August 31: A Media Workshop for Non-Profits

Presented by Florida New Majority In this all-day training for non-profits you will learn how to maximize your impact through effective media work. We will cover the basics of developing a message that speaks to your audience, holding attractive and successful press events to promote your organization or issue, pitching and placing stories in all types of media. Over lunch we will be treated to a panel discussion with South Florida reporters and media makers. Our guests will answer questions about effectively pitching stories, and developing lasting and beneficial relationships with media outlets. Register today! We will share our...

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TAKE ACTION NOW against the Voter Suppression Act!!

July 23, 2011
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TAKE ACTION NOW against the Voter Suppression Act!!

The United States Justice Department is currently reviewing Florida’s “Voter Suppression Act” for pre-clearance under the Voting Rights Act. Help us defend against his attack on democracy: tell Attorney General Holder deny pre-clearance to the Voter Suppression Act!

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Aug. 17: Florida Redistricting Public Hearings: Tell Your Story!

July 16, 2011
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In the summer of 2011, lawmakers from across the state will begin the critical process of taking public input regarding the redrawing of Florida’s political boundary lines. This historic occurrence happens only once every ten years. Its impact shapes how Florida’s diverse communities are represented in Tallahassee and Washington, D.C. for the next decade. Look for opportunities to participate in public meetings on redistricting by visiting www.floridaredistricting.org today! Redistricting hearings in Miami will be held on Wednesday August 17th. There are two hearings taking place that day in Miami: one on MDC Wolfson Campus and the other is at...

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