Manatee County Democratic Party

Mail-in ballots are sent to voters about 30 days before the election.  There is still time to request a VBM ballot from the Supervisor of Elections office.  


Choose your own Election Day.   Skip the lines.  Vote from home.    

Coming Up

Sept 25 - Manatee Democrats Monthly Meeting

6:00 pm at Democratic HQ

Sept 27 - Meet & Greet for Tracy Pratt

6:00 pm in Bradenton

Election 2018

Important Dates:

Voting Day is Tuesday November 6

Last day to register is Tuesday, October 9

Last day to request Vote By Mail is Wednesday, October 31


Go to the Candidates Directory for website and Facebook links.  


   Sept 30 - House Party for Andrew Gillum

   Oct 2   - Phone banking for Melton Little

   Oct 2   - Meet & Greet with Liv Coleman and David Shapiro


Register to vote, or verify your registration.

Find your Precinct,  Set up Vote By Mail.

David Shapiro for US House District 16 endorsed by AFL-CIO

Andrew Gillum for Governor endorsed by Moms Demand Action and Everytown

Get Involved

Clubs & Caucuses

Find local Democratic clubs in all areas of Manatee county, and the caucuses for Young Democrats,  and for Hispanic,  Veteran,  Black,  LGBTA  and Progressive voters.



Work in your community to Get Out the Vote in November



Help out at the HQ office, or with Fundraising,  Communications, Travelling Dems, phone calls and canvassing  . . . 


Need to Know

Florida Constitution Amendments

There will be 12 proposed Amendments on the November ballot.

We strongly support a YES vote on:

 #4 - Restore right to vote for felons who have served their time

#9 - Ban drilling for oil or gas under Florida waters

For thorough explanation of the Amendments,  go to the League of Women Voters information page:

Or watch the Manatee  LWV presentation: