Brevard County Democrats Oppose Tobia’s Resolution on Puerto Rican Statehood

Brevard County Commission Should Stay Focused on Local Issues Melbourne, FL, July 10, 2017 The Brevard County Commission meets next Tuesday 7/11/2017 and according to their agenda, Commissioner Tobias will be presenting a resolution  “Requesting the United States Congress to Refrain from Extending Statehood to the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico (District 3).” The Brevard County Read more about Brevard County Democrats Oppose Tobia’s Resolution on Puerto Rican Statehood[…]

Brevard Democrats Oppose Separation of Immigrant and Refugee Families

Melbourne, FL, 3/20/17 – The Brevard County Democratic Executive Committee (DEC) has unanimously passed a resolution opposing the detention and deportation of immigrants who are not violent criminals, in order to protect the safety and welfare of all children. According to the Migration Policy Institute, 33% of America’s over 11 million undocumented immigrants reside with Read more about Brevard Democrats Oppose Separation of Immigrant and Refugee Families[…]

Brevard Democrats Unanimously Pass Resolution Opposing Sabal Trail Pipeline

Melbourne, FL, 3/20/17 – The Brevard County Democratic Executive Committee (DEC) has unanimously passed a resolution opposing construction of the Sabal Trail pipeline, a five hundred and sixteen mile, three-foot-wide pipeline through twelve Florida counties that is anticipated to carry up to one billion cubic feet of natural gas per day. Six county DECs have Read more about Brevard Democrats Unanimously Pass Resolution Opposing Sabal Trail Pipeline[…]

Wall Street Journal: Bernie Sanders Loyalists Are Taking Over the Democratic Party One County Office at a Time

According to the Wall Street Journal, “In Washington, Democrats are grappling with what it means to be a minority party in the age of Donald Trump. In the rest of the country, populist followers of Sen. Bernie Sanders are mounting a sustained effort to answer the question from the bottom up… In Florida’s Brevard County, Read more about Wall Street Journal: Bernie Sanders Loyalists Are Taking Over the Democratic Party One County Office at a Time[…]

Florida Today: Local Democrats Enter Battle on Who Leads Party in Florida

According to the Florida Today: “The new officers of the Democratic Party in Brevard County have entered the battle over who will lead the party in Florida. Satellite Beach resident Stacey Patel, who was elected Dec. 7 as Brevard County Democratic Executive Committee chair, is challenging the process under which Stephen Bittel, a prominent party fundraiser Read more about Florida Today: Local Democrats Enter Battle on Who Leads Party in Florida[…]

Florida Today: Sanders Coalition Takes Over Brevard Democratic Leadership

According to Florida Today, “Bernie Sanders supporters have taken over the leadership of the Brevard County Democratic Executive Committee, pledging to work to turn the county’s political landscape from red to blue. The new party chair is Stacey Patel of Satellite Beach, who trounced two opponents in committee elections this week. Patel was an elected Sanders delegate to Read more about Florida Today: Sanders Coalition Takes Over Brevard Democratic Leadership[…]