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January 8th, 2013

Gold Coast Counties State Committeemen and Committeewoman (Palm Beach, Broward and Dade) are proud to endorse and pledge their votes to Alan Clendenin for Chair of the Florida Democratic Party.

(Miami , FL) Miami-Dade State Committeewoman Verna Edington, Miami-Dade State Committeeman Bret Berlin, Broward County State Committeeman Ken Evans, Broward County State Committeewoman Maggie Davidson, Palm Beach County State Committeewoman Bunny Steinman, and Palm Beach County State Committeeman John Ramos met Monday evening in Broward County for four hours and emerged from the meeting to unanimously announce their support, their vote, and their endorsement for Alan Clendenin for State Chair of the Florida Democratic Party.

All six had agreed prior to the meeting to vote as a group representing South Florida for the State Chair. At the conclusion of the meeting, all six signed a pledge card formally endorsing and showing their support for Alan Clendenin. The South Florida vote represents roughly 30% of the votes for Chair of the Florida Democratic Party.

Alan was very humbled by the support of these six South Florida leaders and is committed to his vision of Rebuild, Rebrand, and Recruit brining the Democratic Party, which the majority of Floridians are, back to power in Florida

The South Florida Six join a growing list of key Democrats and Democratic caucuses supporting Mr. Clendenin: Congresswoman Kathy Castor * Alex Sink * Mike Williams * The Democratic Black Caucus of Florida * The Democratic Hispanic Caucus of Florida * The Democratic Environmental Caucus of Florida * The Democratic Veterans Caucus of Florida * The Democratic Business Caucus of Florida