Seventh District Primary Challenger on the Issues

Eighty percent of ‘corporate inspired’ legislation introduced in Congress passes, 7th Congressional District hopeful Chardo Richardson told the July 13th meeting of the Seminole County Democratic Party, while only thirty percent of bills he called ‘people introduced’ were successful. His desire to change that has prompted his primary challenge to fellow Democrat Congresswoman Stephanie Murphy. …

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Save Money, and Maybe the Planet

Advocates say solar panels on your roof can cut your power bill, add to your home’s value and, if they become widespread, reduce the need for additional power generating plants. Now, Seminole County homeowners have a way to save as much as 20% on installation costs through the Seminole County Solar Co-op. Their next event is …

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Precincts: Where the Action Is

This is what “Resist” looks like when you get beyond snarky Facebook postings about Trump and turning out for one-off protest marches: A dozen people turning out on a Saturday morning for three hours of training on what it takes to organize and mobilize Democrats for political action in Seminole County. “We are not looking …

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Sanford Canvassing Kicks Off County Efforts

Nearly 100 volunteers, most new comers to grassroots political action, turned out for the Seminole County Democratic Party’s canvassing event June 10 in Sanford. “We knocked on 1100 doors, and made direct contact with over three hundred registered Democrats,” reports Precinct Activities Chairman Paul Truman. “It is a good start, but in the area we …

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Solar Power, Primary Contestant on July SemDems Agenda

A project to make domestic solar power more affordable for Seminole County homeowners and a candidate mounting a primary challenge in the 7th Congressional District will highlight the July meeting of the Seminole County Democratic Party. The meeting at the Lake Mary Community Center, 140 E. Wilbur Ave., will begin at 7:30 on Thursday, July …

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