Bernie Sanders campaign organizing in Fla
The Bernie Sanders campaign's national campaign coordinator, Corbin Trent, is scheduled to attend a series of organizational meetings in Florida with local supporters Dec. 1 - 6. The meetings include Miami on Dec. 1, Fort Lauderdale on Dec. 2, West Palk Beach on Dec. 3, Orlando Dec. 4, Tampa Dec. 5, and Jacksonville Dec. 6.
Assuming he is still in the race by Florida's March 15 presidential primary - and just losing the Iowa caucuses in early February could doom his candidacy - Sanders supporters have their work cut out for them in the Sunshine State. The last two polls of Florida Democrats showed Hillary Clinton leading the Vermont senator by more than 40 percentage points.
Here's the tentative Florida schedule for the Sanders campaign:
Miami » Tuesday, December 1st - 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
South Florida AFL-CIO
4349 NW 36th St,
Miami Springs, FL 33166
Broward » Wednesday, December 2nd - 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1966
350 SW 25th Street
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315
Orlando » Friday, December 4th - 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
University of Central Florida
4000 Central Florida Blvd,
Orlando, FL 32816
Tampa » Saturday, December 5th - 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Letter Carriers Union Hall
3003 W. Cypress Street
Tampa, Florida 33609
Jacksonville » Sunday, December 6th - 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
IBEW Union Hall
966 Liberty Street
Jacksonville, FL 32206