US Senate Candidate "Rocky" De La Fuente to Attend Kennedy-King Dinner

Orlando, FL, June 25, 2016 --( “Rocky” Roque De La Fuente, Democratic candidate for United States Senate from Florida, will be attending the Orlando County Democratic Party’s Kennedy-King Leadership Dinner this evening.

The event is designed to highlight and “defend… Democratic gains from 2012 and elect even more Democrats at the local, state, federal level while delivering the margins necessary to send a Democrat to the White House,” according to the event’s website.

Its goal is to raise money to continue to promote Vote-by-Mail programs to increase Democratic voter turnout in Orange County; provide critical support to targeted races via Robocalls, Absentee Chase, and GOTV programs; and make Voter Guides available at polling locations to inform Democratic voters on candidates and issues.

De La Fuente is a resident of Orlando and officially filed on the first possible day to run for Florida’s United States Senate seat that will be contest in this year’s General Election. He recently competed in 46 primaries for the Democratic presidential nomination. De La Fuente has long been tied to minority issues.

“I don’t have to pretend to understand minority issues as a lot of traditional politicians do because I’ve actually experienced them,” said De L a Fuente. He is a bi-lingual, first generation American who recently received an Honorary Doctorate from The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) for his work as an International Corporate Ambassador.


“Rocky” Roque De La Fuente is living proof that the American Dream can be achieved by those who are inspired to pursue it. He has an amazing record of overcoming obstacles and achieving success. From being licensed by the FAA to fly single engine planes at the age of 20 to owning 28 automobile dealerships and becoming Chairman of the National Dealers Council for the third largest automobile manufacturer in the world by the age of 28, Rocky is in a league by himself. He also created a banking network in 1982 to help address an economic crisis in Mexico and established impressive real estate holdings throughout the United States while generating thousands of new jobs along the way. Rocky holds a bachelor’s degree in Physics and Mathematics (Magna Cum Laude) and exudes a passion for his country and for those who seek the opportunity to fulfill their version of the American Dream.

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Elizabeth Wood