The Sarasota-Manatee County Democratic Jewish Caucus (SMCDJC) is the first local group to address the concerns of Jewish Democrats at a grass-roots level.
Data from our local Jewish Federation reveal that the Sarasota-Manatee area boasts a Jewish population of approximately 25,000. Characteristically, 70% of Jews vote Democratic. Our hope is that the SMCDJC will increase that percentage. It is a mitzvah for Jews to vote according to our cherished ideals.
Here are the goals of the Sarasota-Manatee County Democratic Jewish Caucus.
The SMCDJC will: