Democrat for Congress

49 Messages

Darren Soto · [email protected]
November 5, 2020 at 10:26 PM

Thank you, John

    John,    We did it! On Tuesday night, we won the race for Florida's 9th Congressional District!   As your Congressman, I look forward to continuing my work to solve the pandemic, raise wages, increase access to healthcare, combat climate change, fix the traffic, and so much more. …
Darren Soto · [email protected]
October 20, 2020 at 11:01 PM

Coming together for Florida Democrats

    Hi John,    With the election only two weeks away, it is crucial for us to come together to support Democrats up and down the ballot.    Tomorrow, I'm hosting a fundraiser at 6pm EST for Alan Cohn and Rep. Margaret Good — Candidates for Florida’s 15th and 16th Congressional Distr…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
October 1, 2020 at 12:51 AM

Please help us start October strong

    Hi John,    With Election Day right around the corner, I need your support now more than ever.   If you've stored your info with ActBlue, we'll process your contribution instantly  We are so close to meeting our September fundraising goal, and a $5 contribution from you would he…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
September 29, 2020 at 12:43 AM

Where I stand on these issues

    Hi John,    I want to take a moment to remind you where I stand on some key issues facing Central Floridians.   First and foremost, I believe that our biggest priority should be recovering from the pandemic and resolving the economic fallout. Since March, I have worked across the …
Darren Soto · [email protected]
August 31, 2020 at 7:03 PM

Ending August on a high note

    Hi John,    I know your inbox is probably full of messages today, so I’ll keep this brief.   If you've stored your info with ActBlue, we'll process your contribution instantly  We are really close to meeting our August fundraising goal, and a contribution from you will help us im…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
August 24, 2020 at 9:47 PM

We refuse to let him get away with it

    Hi John,    I hope you and your family are continuing to stay safe and healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic.    We've been working hard to provide Central Floridians with free testing, help for the unemployed, continued stimulus payments, food and housing assistance, and funding f…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
August 1, 2020 at 5:10 PM

The Human Rights Campaign stands with us!

    Hi John,    From the beginning of my career, I have stood with the LGBTQ+ community. When I was in the Florida Senate, I sponsored legislation for marriage equality, LGBTQ+ parent equality, and helped lead the effort to end the LGBTQ+ adoption ban. As your representative in Congr…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
July 29, 2020 at 5:37 PM

Protecting our Muslim American community

    Hi John,    I am thrilled to announce that our campaign has earned the endorsement of the Muslim American civil rights group, Emgage PAC!   Their vision of an inclusive and tolerant America - in which civil rights are upheld, diversity is welcome, and religious freedom is protec…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
July 19, 2020 at 4:57 PM

Preserving the Sunshine State!

    Hi John,    Today, I have another exciting endorsement to share with you. The Democratic Environmental Caucus of Florida (DECF) has solidified their support for our efforts to protect and preserve the Sunshine State!   Central Florida is known for its natural beauty, long-term …
Darren Soto · [email protected]
July 10, 2020 at 8:41 PM

This endorsement has me fired up!

    Hi John,    Today, I am excited to announce that our campaign has earned the endorsement of the League of Conservation Voters (LCV)! Central Floridians are on the frontlines of the climate crisis, and it is crucial for us to work together in order to tackle the effects of sea-level…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
July 7, 2020 at 12:38 PM

The Florida AFL-CIO stands with our campaign!

    Hi John,    I am pleased to announce that our campaign has earned the endorsement of the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO). For over 60 years, they have worked tirelessly to make sure that all working people have safe working conditions…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
July 4, 2020 at 12:04 AM

I promise to never stop fighting for hardworking Floridians

    Hi John,    I want to take a moment to share some very exciting news for our campaign. We have earned the endorsement of the largest and fastest-growing union in North America: the Service Employees International Union (SEIU)! In Florida, they represent over 55,000 retired and activ…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
June 28, 2020 at 9:14 PM

John, I have earned the endorsement of the Democratic Veterans Caucus of Florida!

Darren Soto for Congress   John,    I am honored to announce that I have earned the endorsement of the Democratic Veterans Caucus of Florida. This is a tremendous distinction that I do not take lightly.   Veterans have made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom, and as your representativ…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
June 12, 2020 at 9:32 PM

Honoring them with action

Darren Soto for Congress   John, Four years ago today, the Orlando community was forever changed after the Pulse nightclub shooting claimed 49 innocent lives and left 53 others injured — making it the deadliest attack on the LGBTQ+ community in our country's history. Although the pain we feel…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
June 6, 2020 at 11:13 PM

Black Lives Matter

Darren Soto for Congress   Hi John,    I want to take a moment to address the recent events that have transpired in our country.    First and foremost, I want to state this firmly: I support the peaceful protestors demanding justice for George Floyd and am committed to being part of the …
Darren Soto · [email protected]
May 23, 2020 at 12:57 AM

Proud of this endorsement!

Darren Soto for CongressToday, I am proud to announce that I have earned the endorsement of the Sierra Club for my re-election campaign.   Hi John,    I hope you and your family are continuing to stay safe and following CDC guidelines to stop the spread of COVID-19. As parts of Florida begi…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
May 20, 2020 at 6:07 PM

Discrimination has no place in our laws

Darren Soto for Congress   Hi John,    I am so excited to announce that I have earned the endorsement of the Florida LGBTQ+ Democratic Caucus! In Central Florida, we celebrate LGBTQ+ members of our community because we believe that everyone should have the right to live their most authentic…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
May 11, 2020 at 9:23 PM

Standing up for women

Darren Soto for Congress   Hi John,    I hope you and your family are continuing to stay safe and healthy during the COVID-19 crisis. I have been working hard to ensure that Central Floridians are protected during this time and promise to continue thinking of your best interests every step…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
April 30, 2020 at 12:22 AM

I stand with hardworking Floridians

Darren Soto for Congress   Hi John,    As April comes to an end, I want to give you an update on our efforts to help Central Floridians during this difficult Coronavirus Pandemic.   We have worked to support more testing in Florida, provide mobile testing sites in hardest-hit communities …
Darren Soto · [email protected]
April 19, 2020 at 11:25 PM

Relying on science and safety

Darren Soto for Congress   Hi John,  As you continue to stay home to stop the spread of COVID-19, I want you to know that we're working on a national plan to reopen the economy and provide aid to those who need it the most.  Reopening our economy — and ensuring it stays open for the long …
Darren Soto · [email protected]
April 11, 2020 at 4:23 PM

No one is getting left behind

Darren Soto for CongressMillions are facing unemployment and food insecurity across the country and we can't leave them behind.   Hi John,    We've been working hard to make sure that Central Floridians have enough resources during this difficult time. Millions are facing unemployment and f…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
April 2, 2020 at 6:49 PM

Showing up and working for the people

Darren Soto for Congress   Hi John,    I hope you and your family are continuing to stay safe and following CDC guidelines for stopping the spread of COVID-19.    During this difficult time, we've been working across the aisle to temporarily suspend all evictions and foreclosures so that …
Darren Soto · [email protected]
March 30, 2020 at 7:00 PM

Help is on the way

Darren Soto for Congress   Hi John,    I understand that the constant stream of news during times like these can be overwhelming, so I'm going to keep this message brief.    I want Central Floridians to know that help is on the way! This situation has exposed numerous vulnerable points in …
Darren Soto · [email protected]
March 21, 2020 at 4:02 PM

COVID-19 Resources for Central Floridians

Darren Soto for Congress   Hi John,    As cases of COVID-19 continue to appear across the country, it is important to stay well informed and equipped with the appropriate resources to keep you and your family safe during this difficult time.    If you are experiencing any symptoms of COVI…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
March 12, 2020 at 4:23 PM

Why we're in this fight

    Hi John,    As Election Day gets closer, I want to focus on why we’re in this fight and how our plans are going to affect Central Floridians.    Currently, District 9 is on the frontlines of the climate crisis. We’re facing rapid sea-level rise, devastating hurricanes, and our bea…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
March 1, 2020 at 1:10 AM

Last day to meet our deadline

    Hi John,    Today is the last day to meet our end of the month deadline and we need some help.   If you've stored your info with ActBlue, we'll process your contribution instantly  Can you pitch in to help our grassroots movement move forward?   Central Floridians have been res…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
February 29, 2020 at 1:22 AM

Standing up for clean water

    Hi John,    In February, we worked across the aisle to secure funding for projects aimed at improving existing sewer and wastewater management in Kissimmee. The water quality of our beautiful Kissimmee Chain of Lakes, Kissimmee River, and other water bodies is crucial to the econom…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
February 28, 2020 at 12:07 AM

Help us stay strong in this fight!

    Hi John,    The end of the month is just two days away and we need your support to reach our fundraising goal and stay strong in this fight.    The people of Florida’s 9th District deserve real change that’s going to lower prescription drug prices, protect them from devastating …
Darren Soto · [email protected]
February 16, 2020 at 5:08 PM

Banning fracking

    Hi John,    This month, we’ve worked towards a 100 percent clean economy by listening to science and calling for a ban on fracking.   We are experiencing a climate emergency and Central Floridians are on the front lines. Our beautiful coral reefs are deteriorating at alarming rat…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
February 1, 2020 at 12:43 AM

Proud of these endorsements

    Hi John,    I am proud to announce that I earned the endorsement of Planned Parenthood Action Fund and End Citizens United this month.   I am proud to work to preserve a woman’s right to make her own family planning and health decisions. As your representative, I will fight to m…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
January 31, 2020 at 1:39 PM

Big fundraising goal

    Hi John,    January is coming to an end and we have a big fundraising goal to hit.   I know that with your support we’ll be able to move forward and continue bettering the lives of Central Floridians.    Together, we can lower healthcare costs, protect our environment, raise wa…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
January 19, 2020 at 2:16 AM

The second hottest year ever recorded

    Hi John,    2019 was the second hottest year ever recorded and capped off the hottest decade in history. If this isn’t proof that we have to act on climate change, then I don’t know what is.    In Central Florida, hurricanes and sea-level rise have caused long-term damage in our …
Darren Soto · [email protected]
January 11, 2020 at 4:38 PM

Raising the minimum wage

John, it's time to get right back to work!     Hi John,    The holidays are over and it’s time to get right back to work on preventing the worst impacts of the climate crisis and ensuring that our workers are paid a living wage.    Central Floridians are on the frontlines of the clim…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
December 31, 2019 at 11:07 PM

Let's ring in the new year!

    Hi John,    Before the clock strikes midnight and we ring in the new year, please take a moment to donate to our grassroots campaign.    If you've stored your info with ActBlue, we'll process your contribution instantly  Donate $20.20 today!    Every contribution brings us clos…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
December 30, 2019 at 10:39 PM

Starting 2020 strong

    Hi John,    The new year is right around the corner and I want to make sure that we’re set up to start 2020 strong.   Our grassroots movement has accomplished tremendous things in the last 12 months. From standing up against the Trump administrations harmful immigration policies t…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
December 29, 2019 at 6:44 PM

Continuing our momentum

    Hi John,    If you've stored your info with ActBlue, we'll process your contribution instantly  Please help us meet our end of the month deadline by donating today!    Thanks to your support, we’ve been able to accomplish great things for District 9 like protecting our environme…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
December 23, 2019 at 6:47 PM

750,400 Florida jobs

    Hi John,    I know everything happening in Washington, D.C. has taken over the national conversation, so I wanted to take a moment to talk about some of the work we’re doing for Florida’s 9th District.    I’m proud to say that in 2019, we secured $300 million for things like hurri…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
December 17, 2019 at 1:02 PM

Protecting the rights of all Floridians

    Hi John,  As the year comes to an end, we’re pushing to pass legislation that prevents discrimination and protects the rights of all Floridians.    Whether that means restoring voting rights or making sure that the devastating effects of the climate crisis don’t damage those of us…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
December 8, 2019 at 12:28 AM

Reflecting on 2019

    Hi John,  As 2019 comes to a close, it’s a great time to reflect on all we’ve accomplished through our grassroots efforts.   Together, we fought to preserve our precious Florida coral reefs, protected Central Florida endangered species, lakes and rivers, secured hundreds of high pa…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
November 30, 2019 at 11:48 PM

Let's end the month strong!

    Hi John,  We have so many accomplishments to be proud of in November. We've supported legislation to expand access to healthcare, brought hundreds of high paying jobs to Central Florida, and worked across the aisle to protect our dying Florida coral reefs.  Our hard work has pai…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
November 27, 2019 at 2:10 AM

Ending November on a high note

Help us reach our deadline!     Hi John,  If you've stored your info with ActBlue, we'll process your contribution instantly. Please help us reach our November fundraising deadline by donating at least $10 by tonight!   We’re working hard for Central Floridians and want to keep our…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
November 24, 2019 at 7:40 PM

Keeping District 9 healthy

John, I will never stop fighting for you!     Hi John,  We’re passing legislation to stop the flow of harmful chemicals into our water and protecting our environment, our health, and even our first responders in the process!   Keeping District 9 healthy is one of my main priorities, an…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
November 16, 2019 at 1:15 AM

Working together to protect our precious coral reefs

John, I'm committed to working across the aisle to protect the environment!     Hi John,  This month, we’ve been focusing on restoring and conserving our beautiful Florida reefs. These coral reefs are a national treasure and we need to halt their deterioration before it’s too late. As…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
November 8, 2019 at 1:50 AM

What the holiday season is all about

John, we need to come together and make sure that those in need are taken care of.     Hi John,    This holiday season is all about coming together and making sure that those in need are taken care of.    We’ve donated supplies to students in Central Florida schools, fought to lower …
Darren Soto · [email protected]
October 31, 2019 at 5:47 PM

Help us meet our goal!

    Hi John,    Can you help us meet our October fundraising goal?    This campaign is made up of grassroots supporters like you, and any amount you give will help us move forward. We are fighting to protect our values, our rights and our community in Central Florida!   If you've s…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
October 31, 2019 at 12:49 AM

Working for the people of District 9

John, I am committed to fighting for all Central Floridians to have a better quality of life!     Hi John,    Today and every day I want you to know:    I am always working for the people of District 9.    Whether it's securing a new college campus for our future leaders or develop…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
October 29, 2019 at 1:20 AM

Pushing through the end of October

    Hi John,    The end of October is near and I wanted to ask:   If you've stored your info with ActBlue, we'll process your contribution instantly. Can you contribute at least $5 to push our campaign forward?   Without supporters like you, John, none of our success would be possi…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
October 26, 2019 at 1:04 AM

We can't slow down now

    Hi John,    Thanks to your continued support, we are accomplishing major things for District 9 in Washington, D.C.    By positively responding to the rapidly advancing technological world, we are encouraging food safety through blockchain, boosting high tech jobs in Central Flori…
Darren Soto · [email protected]
October 18, 2019 at 11:17 PM

It's time to kick it up a notch

    Hi John,    It's time for us to kick it up a notch and strengthen our grassroots movement.    The Trump administration is getting more corrupt by the day, and their inhumane policies continue to harm innocent communities in our district and across the country.   Environmental p…