Thanks to everyone who came out to our July 2021 General Body meeting! It was lively, informative and fun with lots of news, events and actions to talk about. Extra big thanks to our special guests Miami-Dade Commissioner Eileen Higgins, Miami Beach Commission candidate Stephen Cohen, and Dara Schoenwald and Dave Doebler from VolunteerCleanup.org!Read more
To say that the recently concluded Florida Legislative Session was one of the worst in history would be an understatement. With strong Republican majorities in both the House and the Senate, a Governor in the mold of Trump, a conservative Florida Supreme Court and coming off a win in Florida for Trump, the GOP-led Florida Legislature felt even more emboldened to pass red meat legislation to fuel the upcoming midterm elections in 2022 and Governor DeSantis' expected Presidential run in 2024.Read more
Did you know that the month of May is Mental Health Awareness Month? In recognition of this important month, the Miami Beach Democratic Club Program Committee will host a virtual event on May 6th, 2021, entitled "Mental Wellness is the Goal: a frank discussion".Read more
Thank you to all who attended our February 2021 General Membership meeting! Here's a quick recap of what happened. You can also read the meeting minutes here. Please also join us for our March General Membership meeting on Monday, March 15, at 7 PM! This will also be held via Zoom conference - register here.Read more
The Miami Beach Democratic Club will be holding elections for Vice President, Secretary, Parliamentarian and Board of Directors Seats #1 and #3 at the end of our General Membership Meeting on Monday, March 15th at 7 PM. This post explains the process for voting in those elections—please be sure to read it all the way through. You must be a dues-paying member of the club in order to vote.Read more
How would you like to play a role in shaping the future of the Miami Beach Democratic Club?
The Miami Beach Democratic Club holds Board of Directors elections each March, and this year we have several seats up for re-election, including Vice President, Secretary, Parliamentarian and Board of Directors Seats #1 and #3. Before our elections and per our bylaws (Article IX, Section 2), a Nominating Committee consisting of five paid members will present at least one candidate for each elective office at our February monthly meeting.Read more