Candidates

2018 – Judicial Candidates Recommendations

2018 Judicial Candidates Recommendations On Wednesday, June 13, 2018 The Dolphin Democrats members voted to recommend the following judicial candidates for the upcoming August 28, 2018 Judicial Elections: 17TH Circuit Court Group 8: Ernest Kollra (Incumbent) Group 36: Shari Africk-Olefson Group 38: Stefanie Moon Group 39: Susan Alspector Group 42: Richard Brian Kaplan Group 43:…
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State Legislators Endorsement

The Dolphin Democrats will be endorsing Broward County candidates for State Legislator at our July 11, 2018 General Membership Meeting.   All candidates who are registered democrats and who would like to be consider for endorsement must complete and sign the attached questionnaire and email it back (with a picture) to [email protected] no later than 5:00pmEST,…
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Judicial Candidate Forum

The Dolphin Democrats have invited all Judicial Candidates for a forum to be held on Wednesday, June 13, 2019 at 6:30pm  at The Pride Center. All members and guests are invited to hear directly from the candidates We hope to see you there
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Letter to Editor of “South Florida Gay News” Re: Article Entitled “Dolphin Dems Accused of ‘Rigging’ Their Endorsement.”

Letter to the Editor February 28, 2018 RE: Article Entitled “Dolphin Dems Accused of ‘Rigging’ Their Endorsement.” I am writing in reference to your article entitled “Dolphin Dems Accused of ‘Rigging’ Their Endorsement.”  The reason Mr. Smith was not on the ballot for endorsement at the February meeting is because he did not comply with…
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Press Release – Candidate Tim Smith Endorsement Eligibility

February 25, 2018 For Immediate Release Dolphin Democrats Determine Tim Smith Not Eligible for Endorsement There are questions as to why Tim Smith was not on the endorsement ballot at the February 21, 2018 meeting. Mr. Smith submitted an endorsement request for the January Fort Lauderdale Primary Race for District 2. At the December 2017…
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Official Notice – Endorsement – Dean Trantalis

ENDORSEMENT NOTICE   We very happy to announce that yesterday, at our General Membership Meeting, our membership by a unanimous vote endorsed Dean Trantalis in his bid as our next Mayor of Fort Lauderdale.   We also had 3 candidates speak and seek our endorsement for the District 2 City of Fort Lauderdale commission race.…
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Official Notice: Endorsement Requests Received – Municipal Election

Official Notice: Endorsement Requests Received - Municipal Primary Election - Tuesday, January 16, 2018 As per the bylaws,  the deadline for any candidate requesting endorsement from the Dolphin Democrats in the next Municipal Primary Election has officially ended. The Campaign Committee has received endorsement questionnaires from several candidates and they have been delivered to the…
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Official Notice: Municipal Primary Election – Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Official Notice: Municipal Primary Election - Tuesday, January 16, 2018 All Democratic candidates who would like to be endorsed by The Dolphin Democrats must submit this Municipal-Candidate-Questionnaire-2018 no later than Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 12:00PM EST (At least 20 days prior to out December General Membership Meeting* A written request from a member in good…
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