April FreemanLast week, I looked at Republican candidate Curt Clawson’s background. Today’s post looks at Democratic candidate April Freeman. As with Clawson, I’ll start with biographical information from her campaign website and other web sources.Freeman says she is running for Congress “to return dignity, decency and common sense to national life and Southwest Florida…. Like … Continue reading The District 19 Candidates – Part 2
In my last post, I promised to delve into the candidates for the Congressional District 19 Special Election to be held on June 24. Since then, I’ve found myself struggling with a dilemma. Ideologically, who to vote for is an easy decision, because the candidates’ parties are so polarized. If you're a Republican, you'll want … Continue reading The District 19 Candidates – Part 1
Are you a caring, civic-minded Collier County voter? If so, you’ll want to be aware of the literally dozens of individual political races and ballot initiatives to be voted on in the next six months. These are the three election dates:• June 24 – Special election for Congressional District 19• August 26 – Federal, state … Continue reading Something for your radar screen
It's almost a year since my last Sparker's Soapbox post, and Organizing for Action - Naples has had an amazingly productive and effective year.Please visit the blog at www.ofanaples.com to read about all we accomplished.OFA-Naples' activities have ramped down for the spring/summer/fall as many volunteers have headed back "home" and/or gone to work on political … Continue reading I’m back!