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FDP State Reorganizational Election Results

On January 14, 2017 the Florida Democratic Party’s held its required State Reorganizational meeting to select new officers and DNC members from Florida.

The following individuals were elected:

Chair: Stephen Bittel, Miami Dade County
First Vice Chair: Judy Mount, Jackson County
Secretary: Casmore Shaw, Osceola County
Treasurer: Francesca Menes, Miami Dade County

DNC Members
Female Members: Cynthia Busch, Terrie Rizzo, Nikki Barnes, Grace Carrington, Alma Gonzalez,
Male Members: Alan Clendenin, John Ramos, Ken Evans, Dwight Bullard and John Parker

The following files contain an overview the complete election results and are organized as specified below.

Election of FDP State Officers

FDP Session 1:

Description: This session contains the vote information for 2 test questions, 2 motions related to the Judicial Council hearing held the prior day, and 2 votes for State Chair.

Please note, a second round of voting for the State Chair was required due to a technical error in which a candidate was inadvertently left off the multiple choice list in question 5. As such the results of question 5 are void.

List of Questions in FDP Session 1
1. Is this meeting in Orlando (Multiple Choice)
2. How many times have you gone out of the USA for vacation? (Multiple Choice)
3. Motion to accept the Judicial Council's motion to deny the complaint against Mr. Bittel (Multiple Choice)
4. Motion to accept the judicial council motion to accept the complaint against Mr. Clendenin (Multiple Choice)
5. Vote for Chair of the Florida Democratic Party (Multiple Choice)
6. Vote for Chair (Multiple Choice)

Click here to access the vote report for FDP Session 1 by question
Click here to access the vote report for FDP Session 1 by member

FDP Session 2:

Description: This session contains the vote information for the vote for State Vice-Chair, and a test question conducted by the Electronic voting consultant.

List of Questions in this session
1. Vote for Vice Chair (Multiple Choice)
2. Test (Multiple Choice)

Click here to access the vote report for FDP Session 2 by question
Click here to access the vote report for FDP Session 2 by member

FDP Session 3:

Description: This session contains the vote information for the vote for State Treasurer.

1. Vote for Treasurer of the Florida Democratic Party (Multiple Choice)

Click here to access the vote report for FDP Session 3 by question
Click here to access the vote report for FDP Session 3 by member

Additional Considerations:
Please note, there is no vote information to publish for the office of FDP State Secretary. Osceola County State Committeeman, Casmore Shaw, was the only candidate nominated and was elected by a vote of acclimation.

Election of DNC Members

The Election of Democratic National committee members from Florida was conducted on January 14, 2017. Per the requirements of the FDP bylaws, each member must receive a majority of the vote in order to be elected. Voting for DNC members was separated into elections of Male and Female members, and successive voting rounds were held until 5 males and 5 females were elected by majority. These files provide the results of these elections which were conducted through the use of both paper ballots and electronic voting.

Paper Ballot rounds

Round 1 DNC Males: Click here to access vote totals
Round 2 DNC Males: Click here to access vote totals
Round 3 DNC Males: Click here to access vote totals

Round 1 DNC Females: Click here to access vote totals
Round 2 DNC Females: Click here to access vote totals

Electronic Voting Rounds
The remaining DNC Member elections were held in electronic voting rounds.

This file contains the results for the remaining DNC member rounds which are sorted into tabs organized by electronic voting session.

List of Tabs and Sessions:
Tab 1: Results by Question
Tab 2: FDP Session 4 (Round 3 DNC Females)
Tab 3: FDP Session 5 (Round 4 DNC Females)
Tab 4: FDP Session 6 (Round 5 DNC Females)
Tab 5: FDP Session 7 (Round 6 DNC Females)
Tab 6: FDP Session 8 (Round 4 DNC Males)
Tab 7: FDP Session 9 (Remaining DNC Member rounds as indicated below)
--(Round 7 DNC Females)
--(Round 5 DNC Males)
--(Round 6 DNC Males)
--(Round 7 DNC Males)
--(Round 8 DNC Males)
--(Round 9 DNC Males)

Additional Considerations:
The results presented in Tab 7: FDP Session 9, are organized by member and show the results of the member’s vote across each successive round within the session.

Click here to access the DNC member Electronic Voting results (FDP DNC Votes)