October 9, 2017

Why America Needs Nonpartisan Elections

  From:  www.openprimaries.org The American people are fed up with partisan politics. In a recent Gallup poll Americans named dissatisfaction with government as the number one problem facing our country today. To change the way our elected officials work for the American people, we must change how they are elected. We need to start with the first round of voting, the …

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October 3, 2017

Volunteer Opportunity

We need Volunteer Petitioners Saturday, October 7 noon – 5:30 pm Southwest Florida PRIDE Festival Alliance for the Arts, 10091 McGregor Boulevard, Fort Myers We need volunteers to collect signatures at this event. Please contact us if you are available to help. If you are not available on this date but would like to assist at future events, please contact …

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October 2, 2017

Lee Voter Freedom Petition Roll Out Event

Monday, October 9, 5:30 – 6:30 PM Islamorada Fish Company, Inside Bass Pro Shops, Gulf Coast Town Center, 10040 Gulf Center Dr, Fort Myers, Florida 33913 RSVP By Email Join us at Islamorada Fish Company for our Lee Voter Freedom Petition Rollout. We will have copies of the petitions available for you and will provide talking points and best practices. We …

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September 28, 2017

Are Lee County Voters’ Rights Being Suppressed?

View Video: NBC-2.com WBBH News for Fort Myers, Cape Coral & Naples, Florida Posted: Sep 27, 2017 6:14 PM EDT By Dave Elias, Chief political reporter, NBC LEE COUNTY, Fla. – A growing number of Lee County voters are claiming the county is suppressing their voting rights. They want open primaries when it comes to electing commissioners. Unless you’re registered …

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September 2, 2017

Lee Voter Freedom Mission Statement

A County Commission elected by the minority   is unlikely to be responsive to the majority.  Its time we return control of OUR Lee County government to ALL VOTERS. No one should be able to deny your right to vote! Currently it is possible to close the election of OUR Lee County Commission to almost 60% of registered voters! This …

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September 1, 2017

Lee Voter Freedom Talking Points

1. Do you favor OPEN Elections which allow all voters to choose our Lee County Commissioners? 2. No one should be able to deny your right to vote! Currently it is possible to close the election of OUR Lee County Commissioners to almost 60% of registered voters! 3. Officials in all six cities in Lee County, along with the School …

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September 1, 2017

Petitioning Best Practices

DO 1. Dress appropriately. No groups, slogans, or statements on shirts. 2. Have a big smile when you greet someone. 3. Ask if they are a registered Lee County voter. 4. Tell them: We are collecting petitions to let the voters of Lee County decide if the Lee County Commission elections should be OPEN TO ALL VOTERS. 5. By signing …

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