Andrew Gillum

Florida, Man

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Today’s perfume is chaos with hints of November of 2000, as we still don’t know who the Governor or Senator-elect are in Florida, nearly a week after Election Day.

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/11/us/florida-recount-elections-scott-nelson-desantis-gillum.html

Bill Nelson and Andrew Gillum are hanging in there for a mandatory recount as required by Florida law in races with a margin of 0.5% or less.

In Man Tantrum news, Rick Scott, Ron DeSantis, Marco Rubio, Matt Gaetz, and President Trump have all tried to muddy the information waters by throwing around fraud allegations, despite no evidence of such.

Your DGB for today is to encourage Florida residents and even out-of-state lawyers to volunteer to help with the recount process using this form:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfa7IaXp_gvGsm8ixMdnussBEqCI7NI-0FncqTdXKnCEclFjQ/viewform

Let’s count every vote and make every vote count.


Support Andrew Gillum’s Florida Gubernatorial Bid

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Your DGB for today is to help elect Florida’s first Black governor, Democrat Andrew Gillum. On Tuesday Gillum emerged victorious from a crowded field in the primary, and many believe he represents the future of the Democratic party. An outspoken progressive, Gillum was an early supporter of Obama’s historic 2008 campaign and a surrogate for Hillary Clinton’s 2016 campaign. Sen. Bernie Sanders campaigned for him in the lead-up to the primary, and he received the seal of approval from gun law reform group Moms Demand Action. See his complete platform here: https://andrewgillum.com/issues/ And read this New Yorker interview.

Of course, the bigoted mud-slinging from the right has already started. Within hours of Gillum’s victory, his GOP opponent and die-hard Trumper Ron DeSantis used a vile, racist dog-whistle in an interview on - you guessed it - Fox “news.”

We focus a lot on the Blue Wave in Congress, but governorships are equally important to the cause. To support this terrific candidate, go here to donate money or volunteer to knock on doors, etc.

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