Category Archives: News

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 ...

Photo of Sarah Brown completing her project.

Memento Eorum – Remember Them

By Sarah Brown     On October 14, 2017, I created and performed a solo performance art piece in which I wrote the  names of victims of mass shootings over ...

Pride Day 2017

Pride of SWFL celebrated LBGTQ History Month on Oct 7th.  It was held at the Alliance of the Arts on McGregor Blvd in Fort Myers.  The Democratic Party of Lee ...

Pride Day Fun!… & LGBTQ+ Equality Milestones

October is LGBT+ history month. The Lee County Democratic party celebrated by having a booth at SWFL Pride on Saturday Oct. 7th. At our booth we gave out prizes, played ...

Volunteers Needed!!

Volunteers Needed! We have the resources, we have the space, we need YOU. The $5000 Janet Reno Grant money we received has so far been used to fulfill some of ...

Join a citizen's advisory board

Make Your Voice Heard: Join a Citizen’s Advisory Board!

In these days of the 30 minute news cycle and the endless supply of scandals, it is easy to lose touch with issues going on in your own community. Indeed, ...

Choices to be made in Cape Coral

Cape Coral is in for some changes, and it’s going to affect you and your family in some very big ways. It will affect the money in your wallet, the ...

Former Lee Health CEO: Free market healthcare is a “real problem.”

In an interview with WGCU,  the former CEO of Lee Health, Jim Nathan, was asked to weigh in on “Free Market Healthcare” QUESTION: Should we head towards a free market ...

A Turbulent Period for Fort Myers

  Things do not change unless we act. In the last year, the City of Fort Myers has been wracked with scandal after scandal. First was the Freeh report, which ...

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