Manatee County Democratic Party


The Amendments to the Constitution will make the November ballot  very long, and lines at the polls will move very slowly.  

Skip that line.    Vote from home.    Vote By Mail.

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 Directory of our 2018 Democratic candidates for their website and Facebook links.  


   Sept 30 - House Party for Andrew Gillum

   Oct 2   - Phone party 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.

Interview with David Shapiro

Learn more about our candidate for US House District 16.  The Rainbow Forum radio program has interviewed nearly all of the Democratic candidates.  In case you missed it the first time, listen now to the April program with David Shapiro.


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 the most reliable  explanation of all of the Amendments,  go to the League of Women Voters information page: