Both Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum and Orlando Businessman Chris King have put out the call for supporters on social media, to make their way down to Hollywood this weekend to support their respective campaigns for Governor. The annueal Leadership Blue conference will feature the first Democratic candidate forum that will be held on Saturday.
Gillum’s announcement is below..
Primarily–Join Team Gillum from 2:00PM- 4:30PM for the Progressive Caucus’ Forum to show your support for Andrew and be in the crowd during the first forum. They are trying to broaden the reach of the Mayor’s message!
Additionally–If available, volunteer with them all day on Saturday to attend various meetings and get organizing for Andrew’s campaign! All volunteers will receive a free Gillum for Governor t-shirt!
King will to provide transportation to get his hometown supporters down to the highly anticipated event.
The Chris King campaign is bussing people interested in supporting Chris from Central Florida to Miami for the free Saturday events during the day at Leadership Blue, including the governor candidate forum with King, Gillum, and Graham. The campaign would like guests to wear Chris King swag like shirts. They get free lunch and transportation and of course swag. It’s a day trip: 6am-10pm.
The third candidate currently running in the primary, former Congresswoman Gwen Graham hasn’t circulated any messages but it’s likely their operation will try to fill the room with her supporters as well.
All three candidates have been criss-crossing the state trying to garner support for their campaigns. Commissioner of Agriculture Adam Putnam is currently running on the Republican side.
Former Vice President Joe Biden will the keynote Speaker for Leadership Blue and will take the stage that evening.