Category Archives: News

MLK: “What are you doing for others?”

A message from our new FDP Chair, Terrie Rizzo: As we celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and his legacy, I wanted to share one of my favorite quotes of ...

African-American Network of Southwest Florida Annual Gala

Evening with Ilhan Omar The Democratic Party of Lee County was delighted to host an evening meet and greet with Minnesota State Representative Ilhan Omar. Representative Omar is the first ...

Join us for our Holiday Open House

Bring your favorite treat to share holiday snacks with good friends – old and new! This family-friendly event includes a Children’s Activity Corner and an Adopt-a-Family Giving Tree to help ...

healthcare sign-up

Healthcare Sign-up in Lee County

FREE ACA health insurance — only ’til December 15th! FREE health insurance — sounds too good to be true, right?It’s not: https://www.cbsnews.com/amp/news/free-health-insurance-obamacare-customers-are-finding-it/ On December 2nd, the Lee County Democratic Party can guide ...

Save TPS

Congress must SAVE TPS NOW

The TPS is going to be renewed for 18 more months. However, it will be terminated after 18 months. July 22, 2019 is the end of TPS for Haiti. The ...

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Fort Myers and Cape Coral Election Recap

For the last four years the city council chambers in Fort Myers and Cape Coral have often remained off of the front page of our local newspapers and absent from ...

DONATIONS: Laptops, netbooks or desktop computers, please?

Updated your home computers or laptops? Or perhaps your office is getting new computers or laptops? Please keep the Democratic Party of Lee County in mind. We would gladly take ...

Casino Night Fundraiser: Fri. Nov. 17th

Lee Co. Dems put the FUN in fundraising! Join us for: light appetizers, desserts, cash bar, Chinese auction When: Friday November 17th, 7-11pm Where: Crowne Plaza, 13051 Bell Tower Drive, ...

FREE: Meet Ilhan Omar

1st Somali-American legislator visits SWFL! Ilhan Omar is a Somali-American politician from Minnesota. In 2016, she was elected to the Minnesota House of Representatives, making her the first Somali-American Muslim ...

Yoseph Tedros

Statement on Lee County Democrats

“We’re Independent Locals” Statement from Yoseph Tedros, Chair of the Lee County Democratic Executive Committee                   Regardless of political affiliation or ideology, the majority of Americans are not content with ...

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