Last chance to change your party affiliation before the August primaries

Monday, August 1, is the last day to change your party affiliation if you want to vote in the August 2016 primary election of the party in which you most want your voice to be heard.To do so, complete a Voter Registration Form – even if you are already registered. Be sure to check the … Continue reading Last chance to change your party affiliation before the August primaries

Correction: Get Ready to Vote on Amendment 4

While my recommendation in my previous post to vote YES on Amendment 4 is unchanged, a knowledgeable friend pointed out that I was wrong in attributing this amendment to the citizens’ initiative petition sponsored by Floridians for Solar Choice. The Floridians for Solar Choice amendment, with the ballot title “Limits or Prevents Barriers to Local … Continue reading Correction: Get Ready to Vote on Amendment 4

Get Ready to Vote for U.S. House of Representatives

If you live in Congressional District 25, there will be no August primary for your representative, because only one Republican (incumbent Mario Diaz-Balart) and one Democrat (Alina Valdes) are running for that seat. The winner will be decided in the November general election.If you live in Congressional District 19 (CD–19) and are a registered Republican, … Continue reading Get Ready to Vote for U.S. House of Representatives

Get Ready to Vote for State House of Representatives

In previous posts, I wrote about the August 2016 local School Board elections here and here, Board of County Commissioners elections here, and the County Constitutional Officers elections here. I began the series about the August elections with some basic things Collier voters should know. In this post, I turn to state House Districts 80, 106 and … Continue reading Get Ready to Vote for State House of Representatives