Four core issues/values for Florida Democrats:
Protection of land and waters
Investment in education
Fairness and equality
Protection of the middle class
Our Mission Statement
- Fight ignorance, poverty, racism, and environmental degradation.
- Democratic core values of inclusiveness, health care as human right
- A minimum wage that reflects the current economic cost of living
- Social Security
- Unemployment compensation
- Environmental protection
- Free public school education
- Universal suffrage (voting rights)
- Bolster the middle class through social contracts as defined by Franklin D. Roosevelt and Lyndon Baines Johnson
The club helps do that by:
- Defining issues and informing club members through speakers and other media.
- Promoting candidates who will fight for our Democratic Core Values.
- Keeping our goals and the ideals and principles of the New Deal and the Great Society alive and healthy.
- Protecting the vulnerable by fighting discrimination and
- Promoting “Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness” for all not just a few.
To encourage good citizenship
To voice our concerns to our elected officials
To educate ourselves on the issues
To encourage others to join the Democratic Party
2017 West Citrus Democratic Club Goals:
To encourage Democrats to run for office
Roger Cullen - President
The West Citrus Democratic Club (WCDC) is a political club
chartered by the Democratic Executive Committee (DEC) of
Citrus County, FL and the Florida Democratic Party (FDP).
Other local Democratic groups include The Citrus County Young
Democrats, the Citrus County Democratic Black Caucus, and the
Crystal River High School Young Democrat Club.
Mary Gregory - Recording Secretary
Doreen Lavista - Secretary
John Mulder - Treasurer
Lew Chandler - Vice President