Protect Your Vote With a Mail-in Ballot

The COVID-19 outbreak is a great reminder that unforeseen circumstances can keep you from voting. That's why it makes sense to have an insurance policy in the form of a Vote-by-Mail ballot.

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We're Still Working!

We're all adjusting to the reality of social distancing to keep our community safe from COVID-19, but the Miami Beach Dems are still working to mobilize voters in our community! This past Saturday, we held our first remote Day of Action.

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Stay Healthy While You Vote!

The outbreak of COVID-19 has reminded us of the importance of having competent elected leaders who take responsibility for the common good. We can all do our part to keep our community safe by practicing social distancing, which means limiting our interactions with others. So what does that mean for voting? [Lea esta pagina en español aquí.]

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Flip Florida Blue Fundraiser was a Rousing Success!

Our Flip Florida Blue Fundraiser was a rousing success!

We had over 80 online and in person donations and because of this, our club raised $5,000, far above the initial $2,000 goal!

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February 2020 Meeting Recap

Thank you to all who made it out to our February meeting! Here's a recap of the proceedings. You can also read the meeting minutes.

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January 2020 Meeting Recap

Thank you to all who made it out to our first meeting of 2020! Here's a quick recap of what happened. You can also check out our livestream, or read the meeting minutes.

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All About the Presidential Preference Primary

In Florida, we'll have the opportunity to weigh in on the Democratic Party's nominee for president on Tuesday, March 17. Are you Election Ready?

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Miami Beach Dems Host 2020 Strategy Session to Flip Florida Blue

It's go time! November 3, 2020 is less than ten months away. That's when we get to take the power back by flipping Florida blue and electing Democrats up and down the ballot.

The Miami-Dade Democratic Party has a plan to make that happen, and we recently hosted Vice Chair for Programs Laura Wagner to talk about our strategy for 2020.

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All About the Miami Beach Run-Off Election

The results from the November 5 election are in, the machine and manual recount has been completed, and we are headed for a run-off election on November 19. Here's what you need to know.

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What's the Deal with this November's Ballot Questions?

Early voting has started, and some of you have asked for the club's position on the six ballot questions put before Miami Beach voters. At this Monday's membership meeting, the Club decided not to take a formal position on these questions, but we nevertheless want to help everyone make an informed decision.

Michael Gongora at the Miami Beach Democratic Club October 2019 MeetingThe remainder of this blog post lays out arguments for and against each ballot question. It also gives the results of an email survey distributed to active members, for which we received 17 responses.

You can also check out the video of October's membership meeting, which includes Commissioner Michael Góngora discussing the ballot questions at around 16:00.

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