Calling all Americans abroad!

Democrats Abroad road trip rolls into Florence

Editorial Staff
June 7, 2012

The 2012 U.S. election season is well underway, but it is not too late to register to cast your ballot abroad. On June 14, Democrats Abroad, in collaboration with, is hosting a non-partisan event at the U.S. Consulate (via Lungarno Amerigo Vespucci 38) from 2-6pm. U.S. voters will be able can register to vote and hangout with other Americans. There will be an aperitivo and potluck dinner to follow at 7pm (RSVP: [email protected]).


All Americans, regardless of party affiliation, are invited to attend this event, which is part of the two-month long Democrats Abroad road trip voter registration drive. Beginning their journey in Munich, Germany, a bus of volunteers will travel to 26 cities until July 10 to register voters and campaign for the 2012 elections.


Other Italian cities that will be visited are Venice (June 13), Rome (June 14) and Milan (June 16). For more details on the Florence stop and how you can hop on the bus for the 2012 Democrats Abroad road trip voter registration drive, visit

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