Category: Youth Voters

2022 School Board Candidate Forum

2022 Pinellas County School Board Candidate Endorsements

The 2022 Primary Election are swiftly approaching. After the success of our School Board Candidate Forum, the Pinellas County Young Democrats are proud to endorse the following candidates for the Pinellas County School Board: Brad Decorte Pinellas County School Board, District 2 Learn more about the candidate: braddecorte.com Dr. Keesha Benson Pinellas County School Board,…
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2021 St. Pete General Election Candidate Endorsements

The 2021 St. Pete General Election is approaching quickly. The election will be held on November 2nd, 2021. There will be NO early voting, so request your mail ballot by October 3rd. Pinellas Young Dems proudly endorse the following candidates for St. Petersburg Mayor and City Council:

St Petersburg Mayoral Race Candidate Forum

PCYD St. Petersburg Mayoral Race Candidate Forum

Join the Pinellas County Young Dems for a very special Brews & Views event: St. Petersburg Mayoral Race Candidate Forum at Pinellas Ale Works! Thursday, July 29, 2021 7 pm – Social • 7:30 – 9:30 pm – Candidate Forum Pinellas Ale Works1962 1st Ave S.St. Petersburg, FL 33712 Join the Pinellas county young Democrats as…
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One Week to Build Back Better

One Week

In one week, the country will decide the course for the next four years. I hope that the country will choose to BUILD BACK BETTER. By Johnny Boykins, President, Pinellas County Young Democrats I don’t know about you, but I have been swinging back and forth between extreme political anxiety and solid confidence in the…
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Why Are You Voting In November?

I am committed to voting in November because I believe that we must do something about the existential threat of Climate Change. I have been thinking a lot about the next 50 days. Why am I committed to voting in November? For many, it is to end the madness of the Donald Trump era. I…
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Choose Wisely

Choose Wisely

The phrase “this is the most important election” has never been more accurate. The United States of America is at a crossroads. A tale of two countries, one rooted in the heart of darkness and another that is rooted in light and pathways forward. We will select a path in November. I hope and pray…
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For the Sovereignty of the Living Generation: Millennials Must Run for Something

By Johnny V. Boykins We are the generation of governmental failure and we are the generation that can fundamentally change our destiny by running for political office, joining community boards and commissions, and speaking out in industries where we are now in the ranks of leadership. We must do it, for the sovereignty of the…
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For Immediate Release

Press Release: End The Government Shutdown

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEPinellas County Young Democrats2250 1st Avenue NSt. Petersburg, FL 33713Pinellas County, Florida January 22, 2019  Resolution In Solidarity with the Furloughed Federal Employees in Pinellas CountyWHEREAS, the Pinellas Young Democrats stands in solidarity with the hundreds of federal employees, contractors, and vendors affected by the partial shutdown of the US Government in Pinellas County,…
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Millennial and Youth Turnout

Finster Tech Consulting has released an interactive map of the State with breakdowns of Voter Turnout by age. Pinellas County turned Blue again in 2018, thanks in part to the turnout efforts of Voters age 18-34. We should acknowledge that the college and university areas of overperformed with youth voter turnout. We are looking at…
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