Veterans Day Statement

Brandon Nelson, President of the Rainbow Democrats caucus issued the following statement on Veteran’s Day: “As we take a moment to thank our Veterans and current service members for their tireless commitment to service to our country, we want to especially thank LGBTQ+ veterans and service members who served with honor and distinction, even under… Read More

November 2019 General Meeting Guest Speakers

We will be having guest speakers at our November 2019 General Membership Meeting. We hope you will be able to join us. Please see our guest speakers information below. Stephen Gaskill President, Florida LGBTQ+ Democratic Caucus Stephen Gaskill is president of the Florida LGBTQ+ Democratic Caucus, a growing statewide organization currently boasting 19 chapters across… Read More

Congratulations Commissioner Sheehan!

The Rainbow Democrats would like to congratulate Commissioner Patty Sheehan on her re-election to the Orlando City Commission! Patty Sheehan, Orlando’s first out LGBTQ+ City Commissioner, was elected in 2000 and continues to be a public servant to her constituency and all of Orlando. She is a strong proponent of the arts, the environment, and… Read More

The Rainbow Democrats Caucus endorses City of Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer for re-election!

Since becoming Mayor, Buddy Dyer has cultivated an inclusive environment in our city government that promotes diversity and inclusion by establishing local programs, ordinances, and laws that benefit the LGBTQ+ community. Some of Mayor Dyer’s record on LGBTQ+ issues includes, but is not limited to: Establishing the city’s first-ever Domestic Partnership registry in 2011.  Supporting… Read More