Florida Democrats, with a financial boost from former Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum, plan to spend nearly a half-million dollars on a campaign to urge Hispanic and African American voters to cast their ballots by mail in the 2020 presidential election.
As part of his effort to help down-ballot Democrats grow their numbers in the Capitol, one-time gubernatorial candidate and former Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum has decided on 21 candidates to endorse and support financially in 2020.
Paid political advertisement paid for by Forward Florida Political Committee and Forward Florida Action independently of any candidate. This advertisement was not approved by any candidate.
Forward Florida Action is a 501(c)(4) organization which primarily focuses on voter registration, voter education and voter reengagement in Florida. Forward Florida Political Committee is a state political committee which primarily helps elect Democrats for state and local office in Florida, and educates about the Democratic party's agenda aimed at influencing the outcome of the next election.