“This would be a cruel and reckless decision by Donald Trump. Rather than tear families apart to score political points, the White House should work to implement bipartisan comprehensive immigration reform.”
“No family visiting our nation’s Capitol should have to explain to their child that the statue representing our state honors someone who fought for a philosophy built on hatred, inequality and oppression”
“The Democrats need to see the light at the end of the tunnel, and if they see this light, then they’re going to be energized. Their donors are going to be energized. The activists are going to be energized. And it’s going to create the perception that they’re on a roll…”
According to unofficial returns from the Pinellas County Supervisor of Elections, Mayor Rick Kriseman leads former Mayor Rick Baker by just a few dozen votes. Each candidate earned just over 48 percent of the vote.
Charlotte County Democratic Club Labor Day Picnic
Monday, Sept. 4, 2017
Democratic Club HQ
“This was a way for the politicians to repay the entities that had contributed to their political campaigns and their political success, and it’s the children who suffered.”
The letter states there are thousands of active-duty transgender service members and refutes Trump’s contention that they have been a disruption or burden on the military, saying they serve with equal distinction, and are “equally deserving of our gratitude and respect.”
“It’s obvious that the secretary and our federal government have very little respect for our traditional public school system,” Hanna said. “And it’s insulting that she’s going to visit the capital of the state of Florida, to visit a charter school, a private school and a voucher school.”
In Florida, we are all too familiar with the hardships that so many in Texas are facing. That is why we are encouraging everyone to help emergency relief agencies however possible.
A coalition of various activist groups is working to gather enough signatures to place a constitutional amendment on the ballot that would automatically restore voting rights for most felons — murderers and sex offenders excluded — after they complete the terms of their sentence.