FAQs: Where is District 17 in Florida?

One of the most frequently asked questions we hear on the campaign trail is, Where is District 17? District 17 is the largest congressional district in the state of Florida and the 3rd largest congressional district in America. Our District includes over 30 different cities spanning portions of 9 different counties in the Sunshine State….

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New Campaign Event: Allen Ellison for Polk Young Democrats

On Thursday, January 23 Allen Ellison will participate in the Polk Young Democrats Congressional candidates showcase. Allen is the only candidate invited from District 17 and he will speak about his mission to get District 17 on #ANewPathForward. Attendees will have the chance to hear candidates from District 15 and District 9 speak as well. There…

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Ellison for Congress Campaign Events – January 18, 2020

We are proud to announce several new opportunities for Allen to hear from you in person. This weekend Allen will be present at several different events around District 17. We will being honoring the legacy of Dr. King at the Annual Community Breakfast at Punta Gorda middle school. Our team will then join forces with…

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New Campaign Event: Allen Ellison + Sarasota County Democrats

We are proud to announce another opportunity for Allen to hear from you. On January 15 Allen will join the Sarasota Democrats as they celebrate the grand opening of their new office in North Port. Local offices of the democratic party are a pillar and a hub for our community. They also serve an important…

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The Debacle of US Relations with Iran

In 2015, I was invited on a conference call with President Obama for a group briefing on the details of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), more commonly known as the Iran Nuclear Deal.

Join Allen Ellison for Congress: 5 Easy Ways to Get Involved

The Allen Ellison for Congress team is working diligently behind the scenes as we prepare to get District 17 on A New Path Forward. Our district needs all of us to roll up our sleeves and get to work. Here’s 5 easy ways you can support our efforts:  5. Subscribe. Subscribing to our social media networks allows us to…

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Allen Ellison Announces the No Dem Left Behind Coalition’s Platform on Legalizing Cannabis

Allen Ellison announces the No Dem Left Behind Coalition’s platform on legalizing cannabis. In showing support the legalization of cannabis, the coalition is also announcing their support of the expungement of all nonviolent offenders as a result of cannabis, and the federal legalization of cannabis, due to the positive consequences agriculturally, and to the criminal…

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Allen Ellison Speaks About Impeachment and Leadership in the United States.

On December 18, 2019, the House of Representatives impeached Donald Trump. We had a chance to catch up with Allen Ellison and got his take on the President being impeached and his thoughts on his opponent’s strong defense against impeachment of America’s Head of State.