Congressman Charlie Crist speaks May 27

provided to The Santiva Chronicle

Congressman Charlie Crist, who has just declared his run for Florida Governor in 2022, will be the guest speaker at the virtual meeting of the Progressive Club of the Islands on Thursday, May 27.  He will be fighting for Medicare expansion, banning assault rifles, legalizing marijuana and increasing the minimum wage.  He is a strong believer in science, climate change and the right to vote by every citizen.

Crist has a long record of service to Florida in leadership positions as a State Senator, Commissioner of Education, Attorney General, and Florida’s 44th Governor.  He now serves as Congressman representing Florida’s 13th Congressional District,  and is on the powerful Appropriations Committee including the subcommittee of Defense .  He represents his District as well on the Science Committee which oversees NASA, Space, and Climate Change Policy.  He will continue his goals to create jobs, raise wages, protect our beaches, honor our military and veterans, and strengthen education.

The May 27 meeting will be interactive with time provided for questions.  The administrative portion of the meeting will begin at 3:45, with Congressman Crist speaking at 4:00 pm.  To attend the meeting, please email to receive the zoom link or watch live at

Annual dues for the Progressive Club are $30 for an individual membership or $60 for a couple.  To renew a membership or join, mail a check payable to PCI to: PCI, P.O. Box 898, Sanibel, Fl 33957.

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