THE 'BURG VOTES

The Black Vote

For the 1st Time, People of Color are a Majority of Florida Democrats

– Gypsy C. Gallardo for the Power Broker Media Group For the first time in presidential election history, a majority of Florida’s registered Democrats …

1st Time Look at Clearwater’s Black Vote; 6 Quick Comparisons to St. Pete

NAACP activists march (Facebook page of Clearwater/Upper Pinellas NAACP, which will be active in voter turnout efforts in Clearwater in the months ahead) …

To Pinellas Democrats: 3 Imperatives for Epic Black Voter Turnout in 2020

– Gypsy C. Gallardo for Power Broker Media Group It’s a little-known fact that St. Petersburg’s black voters grew their vote totals in 11 of the past …

Breaking Down the Polls: Black Voter Preferences in the 2020 Presidential Primary (Feb 17, 2020)

Black voters are prepared to support “anyone but Trump,” but show no real zeal for any of the Democratic candidates. February 17, 2020 – By Gypsy C. …

POLL: St. Pete Black Voters Still Undecided, with Just 2 Weeks ‘Til Election Day

StPetePolls.org’s October 20, 2019 poll shows these four candidates as frontrunners for the Nov 5th election: Robert Blackmon (District 1), Ed Montanari …

Florida Can’t Block Former Felons From Voting If They Owe Money And Can’t Pay: Judge

October 21, 2019 – From HuffPost.com  Florida election officials can’t block a group of nearly 20 people with felony convictions from registering to …

Montgomery elected its first black mayor in 200 years. This is why it matters

  October 10, 2019 In the two centuries since its founding, Alabama’s capital of Montgomery and the birthplace of the civil rights movement has …

1,487 Souls to the Polls Today in St. Pete

The women of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority with Corey Givens, Jr. at Souls to the Polls St. Pete 2018 Despite overcast skies and intermittent rain drops, energies ran …

Alert: Slow Turnout in Some Black Precincts, Gillum Backers Calling All Cars

Seven precincts at polling places labeled above lag 10 points or more in early votes, compared to the rest of Pinellas County Though St. Pete’s …

BREAKING: St. Pete Black Precincts Surpass All-Time Record in Early Votes

– As of 12 noon on Friday, November 2nd, with five days still left on the clock, St. Petersburg’s majority-black precincts have already surpassed their …