Democrats on your ballot in 2020

Lee County is poised to push Florida BLUE in 2020!

Stand up with your neighbors: elect Democrats at all levels – County, State and National.
Enroll in Vote-by-Mail to ensure you can safely cast your ballot:
  • By Mail (October 1 – 23)
  • By dropping off at secure boxes (September 29 – October 31)
  • In person during Early Vote (10am – 6pm, October 19 – 31)
  • In person on November 3, 2020 (7am – 7pm)

VOTE TO TURN FLORIDA BLUE!

More information: leecountydems.org/voter-information/

President and Vice President of the United States

Joe Biden

Joe Biden

joebiden.com 
Text “United” to 30330

From Scranton to Wilmington to the White House—with thousands of train rides in between.

Kamala Harris

Kamala Harris

The first Black and Indian American woman to represent California in the United States Senate, Kamala Harris grew up believing in the promise of America and fighting to make sure that promise is fulfilled for all Americans.

US House of Representatives

District 17

Allen Ellison

Allen Ellison

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Allen was born in Avon Park, Florida to a minister and a special needs instructor, both of whom taught him the importance of service. Known for his vision and perspective, he was raised in the agricultural based, rural city of Wauchula, Florida.

US House of Representatives

District 19

Cindy Banyai

Cindy Banyai

cindybanyai.com

Cindy’s career has focused on lifting the voice of people to be on the same level as CEOs and government officials. That is why she is running as a Democrat for Florida Congressional District 19 – to bring the voice of the people of Southwest Florida to Washington.

Florida State Senate

District 27

Rachel Brown

Rachel Brown

rachelbrownforfloridasenate.com
(239)370-0336

Rachel was born and raised in Florida and has lived in District 27 for seven years. She was asked to run by the Democratic Environmental Caucus of FL because of her environmental record & community involvement. 

FL House of Representatives

District 76

Anselm Weber

Anselm Weber

anselmweberstatehouse76.com

Anselm Weber has lived in Southwest Florida most of his life. Millions of Floridians are struggling with poverty, housing insecurity and lack of healthcare while our environment is getting decimated. Anselm is running to fight for the working class and fragile ecosystems in the Sunshine State.

FL House of Representatives

District 77

Joshua Lopez

Joshua Lopez

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Joshua Lopez was born on the beautiful island of Puerto Rico to hard-working parents. He has lived in Lee County since 1992, graduating from Fort Myers High School. Joshua is an alumnus of the University of Florida and the Florida State University College of Law, making him the perfect candidate to bridge the partisan divide.

FL House of Representatives

District 78

Shawn Williams

Shawn Williams

votewilliamsfor78.com/

Shawn Williams is a 45+ year resident of Southwest Florida, a graduate of Purdue University, and Principal of Shawn M. Williams, CPA, LLC. He has been a member of several not-for-profit Boards of Directors, including Calusa Nature Center and Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce; and served as chairman of the LGBT Community Fund of Southwest Florida.

FL House of Representatives

District 79

Danika Fornear

Danika Fornear

fornearforflorida.com/

Tampa-born Danika Fornear is a low-income, hardworking, single mother, and a woman of color, with first-hand experience navigating a broken system. Her family has called Lehigh Acres home for over 20 years. She supports clean water, improved access to affordable healthcare, and legalizing cannabis. She promises to listen to her constituents and work with them to enact viable solutions.

Lee County
Commission

Seat #3

Todd Truax

Todd Truax

Lee County
Commission

Seat #5

Lee County
School Board

Seat #2

John “Jeff” McCullers

John “Jeff” McCullers

Lee County
Mosquito Control

Seat #1

Taruas Pugh

Taruas Pugh

Lee County
Mosquito Control

Seat #5

Lee Memorial Health System

Seat #1

Carol Ann Turiello

Carol Ann Turiello

Lee Memorial Health System

Seat #3

Sandy Cohen

Sandy Cohen

Lee County
Sheriff

City of
Fort Myers

Mayor

Jacquelyn McMiller

Jacquelyn McMiller

City of
Fort Myers

Ward 2

Johnny Streets Jr

Johnny Streets Jr

City of
Fort Myers

Ward 2

Anthony Thomas Jr

Anthony Thomas Jr

City of Bonita Springs

District 2

Shelley Anderson

Shelley Anderson

City of
Cape Coral

District 7

Jessica Cosden

Jessica Cosden

Lehigh Acres Municipal Services Improvement District

Seat 1

Julie Hollingsworth

Julie Hollingsworth

Lehigh Acres Municipal Services
Improvement District

Seat 3

Ren Marshall

Ren Marshall

Lehigh Acres Municipal Services
Improvement District

Seat 3

Kenneth K Thompson

Kenneth K Thompson

Bayside CDD

Seat 1

Howard Lowe

Howard Lowe

Bayside CDD

Seat 1

Karen Montgomery

Karen Montgomery

Paseo CDD

Seat 3

Steven Brown

Steven Brown

Gateway CDD

Seat 2

Kathleen Flaherty

Kathleen Flaherty

Laguna Lakes
CDD

Seat 3

Michael Cutler

Michael Cutler

Laguna Lakes
CDD

Seat 3

Mark Wessler

Mark Wessler

Upper Captiva Fire District

Seat 4

William Byrnes

William Byrnes

Lehigh Acres Fire District

Seat 3

Ron Rankin

Ron Rankin

Matlacha/Pine Island Fire District

Seat 2

Ted Serrell

Ted Serrell

Ballot Initiatives

Amendment 1

Suffrage

States in the Florida State Constitution that only U.S. citizens can vote in federal, state, local, or school elections.

An effort to preempt expansion of voting rights to Legal aliens in Florida.

Recommended Vote:

√  NO

Amendment 2

Minimum Wage

Increases the state minimum wage to $15 by 2026

Moving in the direction of a liveable wage for all Floridians.

Recommended Vote:

√  YES

Amendment 3

Elections

Establishes a top-two open primary system for state office primary elections.

Would create an open primary that may result in two candidates from same party on ballot.

Recommended Vote:

√  NO

Amendment 4

Requires voter-approved constitutional amendments to be approved by voters at a second general election.

Needlessly restrictive effort to stymie the will of the people.

Recommended Vote:

√  NO

Amendment 5

Taxes

Increases the period during which a person may transfer “Save Our Homes” benefits to a new homestead property from two years to three years.

Improves Housing affordability.

Recommended Vote:

√  YES

Amendment 6

Taxes

Allows a homestead property tax discount to be transferred to the surviving spouse of a deceased veteran.

Improves Housing affordability.

Recommended Vote:

√  YES