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Democrats to open new Little Havana office

@PatriciaMazzei

The Florida Democratic Party and Miami-Dade Democratic Party plan to open a new Little Havana office Monday in an effort to target Hispanic voters, the organizations announced Tuesday. It will be the state party's first office in the Florida's largest county.

"We have an aggressive effort to win South Florida by similar margins as 2012 and having the Florida Democratic Party open an office for the first time in Miami-Dade shows our commitment to growing our opportunities in a key region of the state," Allison Tant, chairwoman of the state party, said in a news release.

Added Miami-Dade Chairwoman Annette Taddeo: "In 2012, we increased our margin of victory in Miami-Dade by 70,000 votes. Now we are building on that momentum by continuing the OFA ground game in order to defeat Rick Scott and take back Tallahassee."

OFA refers to President Obama's campaign machine.

Read the press release below.

The Florida Democratic Party and Miami-Dade Democratic Party are excited to announce the official opening of the new office in Little Havana. Headquartering the Party’s operations in Little Havana signals the Party's firm commitment to building on the 2012 gains with South Florida’s Hispanic voters.

"In 2012, we increased our margin of victory in Miami-Dade by 70,000 votes," said Miami-Dade Democratic Party Chair Annette Taddeo-Goldstein. "Now we are building on that momentum by continuing the OFA ground game in order to defeat Rick Scott and take back Tallahassee.”

“We have an aggressive effort to win South Florida by similar margins as 2012 and having the Florida Democratic Party open an office for the first time in Miami-Dade shows our commitment to growing our opportunities in a key region of the state,” said Florida Democratic Party Chairwoman Allison Tant. “We are excited to partner with Chair Taddeo-Goldstein and the Miami-Dade Democratic Party as we build a campaign operation that will defeat Rick Scott and secure victories for Democrats up and down the ballot.”

Please join the Florida Democratic Party, Miami-Dade Dems and special guests Florida Democratic Party Chairwoman Alison Tant, Congressman Joe Garcia, Congresswoman Frederica Wilson, Democratic Legislators,Local Democratic elected officials and others to officially open our doors in Little Havana on Monday, May 6 at 10 am (full details below).

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Join the Miami-Dade Democratic Party, Congressman Joe Garcia, Congresswoman Frederica Wilson, 

Florida Democratic Party Chair Allison Tant, and our Democratic state elected officials

to celebrate the opening of our new headquarters

Monday, May 6, 2013

Doors open at 10 am; program begins at 10:30 am

2141 SW 1st Street, Suite 204, Miami, FL 33135

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