Tag Archives: 2022 Florida midterm election

Charlie Crist Holds ‘Say Gay’ Round Table with Jim Obergefell, LGBTQ+ Community Leaders

ORLANDO, Fla. — Following the Florida Legislature’s passage of “Don’t Say Gay,” Charlie Crist held a “Say Gay” Roundtable with University of Central Florida students and LGBTQ+ activists, including, Jim Obergefell, lead plaintiff in the Supreme Court case that enabled same-sex couples to marry. Along with Obergefell, Charlie was joined by Rep. Anna Eskamani, Rep. Carlos Guillermo Smith, Florida’s first…

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Charlie Crist Rips DeSantis During Voting Rights Tour Stop in Orlando

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN) – US Congressman and Florida gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist’s statewide Voting Rights Tour stopped in east Orlando to discuss Florida GOP’s road blocks on democracy. “Doesn’t seem like the governor’s an expert on elections,” Congressman Crist quipped as he opened the conversation on voting rights with the roundtable guests. “And that’s really a…

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Val Demings Officially Launches U.S. Senate Campaign

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN) – Today Val Demings, Orlando’s first female Chief of Police and Congresswoman for Florida’s 10th District launched her campaign to represent Florida in the U.S. Senate against Sen. Marco Rubio. “When you grow up in the South poor, Black and female, you have to have faith in progress and opportunity. My father…

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Charlie Crist Announces Voting Rights Tour of Florida

ST. PETERSBURG — Today, Charlie Crist, candidate for Governor of Florida, announced a Voting Rights Tour of the state, which will take place from Tuesday, June 7 to Friday, June 11. Charlie will campaign across the state and host roundtable discussions with everyday Floridians affected by voter suppression and the community leaders working to expand…

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