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Emgage PAC Endorses Dean Trantalis for Mayor of Fort Lauderdale and Ted Victor for Pembroke Pines District 1

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                               Contact: David Sleeth

Washington, D.C.                                                                               Phone: (305) 587 – 3405

March 5, 2018                                                                                    Email: dsleeth@emgageaction.org


Emgage PAC Endorses Dean Trantalis for Mayor of Fort Lauderdale and Ted Victor for Pembroke Pines District 1

Emgage PAC announced that is has endorsed Dean Trantalis for Mayor of Fort Lauderdale and Ted Victor for Pembroke Pines District 1. These highly qualified candidates have proven track records and share our values and vision of an inclusive and tolerant America.

“Because of his commitment to addressing difficult issues head-on and providing a voice to all constituents, we are pleased to support Dean Trantalis for Mayor of Fort Lauderdale, ” said Khurrum Wahid, Emgage Florida PAC Board Member.

Thirty-five years ago, Commissioner Trantalis came to Fort Lauderdale to make it his home. His long track record of public service in our community began with his involvement in the fight for equal rights for all, regardless of sexual orientation. He has been a responsive, accessible voice on the City Commission, where he has worked to manage over-development, provide humane solutions to our homelessness crisis and protect the character and safety of our neighborhoods.

 

Ted Victor is an American of Haitian, Dominican, and Cuban background. He currently owns two businesses, and holds university degrees in history, public health, environmental science, epidemiology, biomedical science, health promotion, and educational leadership.

 

“Because of his desire to address the educational needs of our next generation and build a truly inclusive coalition that reflects the diversity of Pembroke Pines, we are pleased to support Ted Victor for District 1, ” said Suhail Nanji, Emgage Florida PAC Board Member.

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Emgage PAC is a national political action committee that supports local, state, and federal candidates based on their support for civil rights, minority rights, and a diverse America. For more information, please visit our website at www.EmgagePAC.org