Tue, Apr 05|
Sarasota Yacht Club
Special Guest: Gubernatorial Candidate Annette Taddeo, with Keith Fitzgerald on Democracy in America - Luncheon/Speaker
Meet State Senator Taddeo -- candidate for Governor -- and learn from Dr. Fitzgerald how traditional American values endure and provide a common jumping-off point for preserving democracy.
Time & Location
Apr 05, 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM EDT
Sarasota Yacht Club, 1100 John Ringling Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34236, USA
About the Event
Florida State Senator Annette Taddeo introduces herself and tells us why she is running for the Democratic nomination for Governor.
A successful small business owner and working mother of a child in the public schools, Senator Taddeo flipped the 40th district (located in Miami-Dade County) from red to blue in 2018, becoming the first Latina Democrat to serve in the Florida Senate. She was Charlie Crist’s running mate when she ran for Lieutenant Governor in 2014.
Keith Fitzgerald is a former two-term Democratic member of the Florida House of Representatives and currently Associate Professor of Political Science at New College of Florida. He will explore what has gone wrong with American democracy and what the Democratic Par