May 24, 2012 at 1:53 pm
The Florida Democratic Party will host its 2012 delegate nominating convention titled, “Florida’s Time to Shine,” in Tampa on Saturday, June 2, 2012. That evening, after delegates to the Democratic National Convention have been elected, the FDP will hold a reception celebrating them and honoring Democratic leaders. Honorees include former Gov. Bob Graham, 2004 Democratic nominee for Senate Betty Castor and Hillsborough County Commissioner Les Miller. Speakers include Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn, Rep. Kathy Castor and former Rep. Jim Davis.