Brought new spirits to thecountryHelped Civil rightmovement and createdthe Peace CoreWas in the Navy andCongressPerson...
• Outlaws discrimination for suffrage*Except Gender• Some wanted black people to havesuffrage, some believed blacks were n...
STATE OF FL SENATORJEFF CLEMENS• Democratic Party• Vice Chair of Banking and Insurance• One term• Involved in Voter Regist...
STATE OF FL HOUSE REPRESENTATIVEDANA D. YOUNG• Republican party• On the Rules and Calendar Committee• Served Two terms• In...
US FL senator Bill NelsonO Democratic partyO On the Aging, Budget and Commerce CommitteeO In his third term of officeO Key...
 Belongs to Republican party On the Appropriations committee On his sixth term Has been involved in:*Repealing “Job-ki...
 Associated with Republican Party On Economic Development and Government Issues committee Her first term Key Issues in...
CITY OF VENICE COUNCIL MEMBERJIM BENNETT Part of Republican Party Does not currently sit on Committee On 2nd term Key ...
Key Issues:*Decrease spending, increase jobs*More on shore drilling*Private equityPolitical history:*Governor of Massachus...
Key Issues:*Tax cuts, troop removals*Keep Social Security public*Establish a national HealthcarePolitical history:*Senator...
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  1. 1. Brought new spirits to thecountryHelped Civil rightmovement and createdthe Peace CoreWas in the Navy andCongressPersonal Facts*Graduated fromHarvard*Wrote a book“While England Slept”*JFK’s youngersibling also assassinated
  2. 2. • Outlaws discrimination for suffrage*Except Gender• Some wanted black people to havesuffrage, some believed blacks were not equaland did not deserve rights• Huge stride in Civil Rights Movement• South did not recognize the Amendment*Jim Crow Laws were createdTHE 15TH AMENDMENT
  3. 3. STATE OF FL SENATORJEFF CLEMENS• Democratic Party• Vice Chair of Banking and Insurance• One term• Involved in Voter Registration, Protest activities, and Domestic partners• Personal information*Born in Detroit Michigan*Attended MSU*Plays music*FL Profess. Firefighters, Legislator of the Year, 2012*Works in Energy conservation
  4. 4. STATE OF FL HOUSE REPRESENTATIVEDANA D. YOUNG• Republican party• On the Rules and Calendar Committee• Served Two terms• Involved in:*FL False Claim Act &School Emergencies• Personal Information*Has family history in politics*Likes to fish and hunt*Religion is Methodist*Born in Tallahassee*Attended FSU
  5. 5. US FL senator Bill NelsonO Democratic partyO On the Aging, Budget and Commerce CommitteeO In his third term of officeO Key issues involved in:*BP gulf spill*Taxes, Education, Medicare and Social SecurityO Personal Facts:*Traveled to space in 1986*Wrote a book about it called “Mission”*An only child*Visited Syria and their President (againstgovernment’s wishes)*Attended UF, Yale and University of Virginia
  6. 6.  Belongs to Republican party On the Appropriations committee On his sixth term Has been involved in:*Repealing “Job-killing health act”*”No tax payer funding for abortion” Five personal facts:*Youngest person ever elected to FL Senate*Attended USF*His aunt was first wife of Fidel Castro.*Has a wife and son* One of the founders of Congressional HispanicConference
  7. 7.  Associated with Republican Party On Economic Development and Government Issues committee Her first term Key Issues involved in:*Women and Children, family and resource*Small businesses Five personal facts:*Married and has 3 children*Has a degree in Criminology*Attended Niagara University and UM*From North Tonawanda, New York*Had her own private law practice
  8. 8. CITY OF VENICE COUNCIL MEMBERJIM BENNETT Part of Republican Party Does not currently sit on Committee On 2nd term Key Issues involved in:*Local Human Services Coalition*Sarasota Community Alliance Personal Facts:* Graduated from Princeton and Stanford*Has a wife*Represents Palladium group*Was the president of the Princeton club of Sarasota*Moved to Venice in 2006
  9. 9. Key Issues:*Decrease spending, increase jobs*More on shore drilling*Private equityPolitical history:*Governor of Massachusetts, CEO of Bain & Company, attendedHarvard and StanfordPersonal Facts*The youngest sibling of the family*Was on the high school Pep Squad*Tremendously involved in church affiliations*His wife has MS*President/CEO of SL organizing committee for 2002 winterOlympicsWhy I wouldn’t vote for him*His “traditional” views*His business techniques*Wants to privatize Gov’t agenciesMitt Romney
  10. 10. Key Issues:*Tax cuts, troop removals*Keep Social Security public*Establish a national HealthcarePolitical history:*Senator of Illinois and US*Attended Harvard and was an attorneyPersonal facts:*Raised by a single parent*left handed*speaks Spanish*Is Christian*Mother died of cancerWhy I would vote for him:*Supports same sex marriage*Wants to keep programs public*A major supporter in creating new energy sourcesBarack Obama

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