May Meeting

Due to the  Coronavirus, the May meeting is being held both in-person and using Zoom!  Our featured speaker is: Representative Anna V. Eskamani.

 Speaker Bios below.

Our Mission

The Lake Ashton Democratic Club (LADC) of Polk County, Florida is an active political organization that serves as a common meeting ground for all Democrats. Dedicated to furthering the ideals of the Democratic Party, we also welcome non-party affiliated kindred spirits.

Personal Opinions

Hold Trump accountable in order to heal

Republican like Sen. Marco Rubio, R-FL, argue that the impeachment trial will increase partisan divisions [“Trump’s sway over GOP put …

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Renaming a state prison after Trump is more appropriate

This is the first time that I have written to Voice of the People, and I have never participated in …

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Upcoming Events

  1. LADC June Meeting

    June 3 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  2. LADC July Meeting

    July 1 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Of Interest...

Why Get Involved In Political Activity?

What is at stake in the Big Lie and all the Republican efforts to keep it in play—the shenanigans in the secret Maricopa County, Arizona, recount; the censoring of Republicans who voted to impeach the former president; the expected removal of Wyoming Representative Liz Cheney from a leadership role in the party; and so on—is not the past election of 2020, but the upcoming election of 2024.

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Time Persons of the Year

“Hope over fear. Unity over division. Science of fiction. Truth over lies.”
President Joe Biden



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Speaker's Bios

City of Residence:  Orlando
Occupation:  State Strategic Advisor
Education:  University High School, Theatre Troupe 4848, 2004-2008; University of Central Florida, BA, Political Science, International Studies, BA, Interdisciplinary Studies, Women’s Studies, Certificate in Service Learning, 2008-2012; University of Central Florida, MA, Public Administration, MA, Nonprofit Management, Graduate Certificate in Gender Studies, Certified Nonprofit Professional, 2012-2015; University of Central Florida, PhD, Public Affairs, 2016-present
Born:  May 20, 1990, Orlando, FL
Recreational Interest:  feminist research, going to the beach, poetry, running