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2010 MIAMI-DADE ELECTIONS: ENDORSEMENTS & RECOMMENDATIONS BY DIFFERENT GROUPS for the Primary Election

Posted by FactReal on August 22, 2010

Updated by FactReal on August 24, 2010
HOMOSEXUAL GROUP
SAVE Dade is a leftist organization that promotes, protects, and defends the interests and agenda of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community. Here are their endorsements for the August 24, 2010 election
(http://www.savedade.org/endorsements.htm):

U.S. Senate: Democrat Kendrick Meek.

U.S. House of Representatives: Democrat Scott Galvin (District 17), Democrat Joe Garcia (District 25).

FL. Attorney General: Democrat Dan Gelber.

FL. House of Representatives and Senate: Democrat Gwen Margolis (State Senate District 35), Democrat Matthew Vinnor Tisdol (State House District 104), Democrat Bess McElroy (State House District 109), Democrat Millie Herrera (State House District 114), Democrat Dwight Bullard (State House District 118).

County Commission: Annette Taddeo (District 8), Miriam “Mimi” Planas (District 10).

Judges: Monica Gordo, Samantha Ruiz-Cohen, Flora Seff.

LABOR UNION
The national SEIU is a well-known leftist union labor. The SEIU Healthcare Local 1991 (http://www.seiu1991.org/) made the following endorsements: (http://www.seiu1991.org/admin/Assets/AssetContent/c3241277-f214-44ee-8eac-7d8a7b08f39a/546bfa9e-94e2-495f-9d30-54cc81f55e47/71ca8bf8-5b71-4cdb-962e-ebf43e84d478/1/SEIU_FINAL_Local_1991_Miami-Dade_endorsement_card__7_.pdf)

U.S. Senate: Democrat Kendrick Meek.

U.S. House of Representatives: Democrat Joe Garcia (District 25).

FL. Governor: Democrat Alex Sink.

FL. Attorney General: Democrat Dan Gelber.

FL. House of Representatives and Senate: Democrat Gwen Margolis (State Senate District 35), Republican Julio Robaina (State Senate District 36); Democrats John Patrick Julien or Matthew Vinnor Tisdol (State House District 104),
Democrat Alix Desulme (State House District 108), Democrat Cynthia A. Stafford (State House District 109),
Democrat Millie Herrera (State House District 114), Democrat Dwight Bullard (State House District 118).

County Commission: Dorrin D. Rolle (District 2), Annette Taddeo (District 8), Javier D. Souto (District 10), Jose “Pepe” Diaz (District 12).

Judges: Samantha Ruiz-Cohen, Robert Kuntz, Edward Newman, Flora Seff.

School Board: Dorothy Bendross Mindingall (District 2), Perla Tabares Hantman (District 4), Raquel Regalado (District 6), Carlos L. Curbelo (District 7).

CONSERVATIVE GROUP
SOUTH FLORIDA CONSERVATIVE is a rightist organization that supports lower taxes, limited government, individual freedom, strong national security, principles according to our Founding Fathers, etc. Here is their endorsement for the August 24, 2010 election (http://www.sflaconservative.com/sflaconservative/2010/8/13/our-endorsements-for-the-august-24th-primary.html):

U.S. Senate: Republican Marco Rubio.

U.S. House of Representatives: Republican Robert Lowry (District 20), Republican Lt. Col. Allen West (District 22), Republican David Rivera (District 25).

FL. Governor: Republican Bill McCollum.

FL. Attorney General: Republican Pam Bondi.

FL. House of Representatives and Senate: Republican Miguel Diaz de la Portilla (State Senate District 36), Republican Anitere Flores (State Senate District 38), Republican Carla Ascencio Savola (State House District 115), Republican Whilly Bermudez (State House District 116), Republican Michael Bileca (State House District 117).

Judge: Samantha Ruiz-Cohen.

CHRISTIAN GROUPS
The Christian Coalition of Florida is a pro-family, pro-life, citizen action organization. They do not endorse candidates, but they prepare Voter Guides based on questionnaires answered by the candidates and public records:
CCFLA Voter’s Guide for Miami-Dade County

The Christian Coalition of South Florida also prepared Voter Guides:
U.S. Congress and Florida State Senate
Florida State Representatives
Miami-Dade County Schoolboard
Miami-Dade County Commission

MORE
– Miami Herald is a left-leaning newspaper. Here are their recommendations:
http://www.miamiherald.com/2010/08/09/v-print/1767348/the-miami-herald-recommends.html

RELATED
2010 FLORIDA CANDIDATES & Campaign Donations
2010 FLORIDA ELECTIONS: Information Links
–> Florida Division of Elections
–> Florida Elections Departments by County
2010 FLORIDA ELECTIONS: VOTER GUIDES, CANDIDATES’ CONTRIBUTORS & MORE (links provided)
2010 MIAMI-DADE COUNTY ELECTIONS: VOTER GUIDES, CANDIDATES’ CONTRIBUTORS & MORE (links provided)
2010 MIAMI-DADE COUNTY ELECTIONS: COUNTY QUESTIONS FOR CHARTER AMENDMENTS (Commissioners’ votes, resolution background)

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