News release from SAVE Dade:
In connection with the February 8, 2011 Village of El Portal Special Election and the Special Primary Election for State Senate, District 33, the SAVE Dade Action PAC endorses the following candidates:
Calixto A. Navarro
Village of El Portal
Council Person Seat #3
SAVE Dade Action PAC endorses Calixto A. Navarro for the Village of El Portal , Council Person Seat #3. SAVE Dade Action PAC strives to endorse the best candidate based on their support of our issues, their commitment to public service, and their ability to improve the lives of their constituents. We believe Calixto is that candidate. He has demonstrated strong community leadership and is passionate about representing the interests of all El Portal residents. As an openly gay man, Calixto is a supporter of LGBT equality, with a record of community service in local politics. Calixto A. Navarro also has strong support from community members, SAVE Dade membership, and sitting members of the El Portal Council. Your support of Calixto will ensure that El Portal is a city that Safeguards American Values for Everyone.
Oscar Braynon, II
Florida State Senate
SAVE Dade Action PAC endorses Oscar Braynon, II for Florida State Senate, District 33. This seat was previously held by now U.S. Congresswoman Frederica Wilson, who was a staunch supporter of LGBT equality. The SAVE Dade Action PAC cannot think of a better person to fill her shoes than Oscar Braynon, II. In the past as a member of the State House of Representatives, Oscar met with SAVE Dade to discuss LGBT policies as well as sponsoring pro-LGBT legislation. Your support of Oscar Braynon, II will ensure that Florida is a state that Safeguards American Values for Everyone.