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Mixon Fruit Farms 2525 27th St E, Bradenton, FL 34208


Phone: 941-301-4636

Dear Patriot,

Roger Stone and Gen Mike Flynn support him.

He blows up the internet with his 3 minutes to the Sarasota school board.

He displays “Let’s Go Brandon” prominently on his house!

Hear Congressional District 16 candidate  Martin Hyde at Manatee Patriots Tuesday, January 18 at 6 pm at Mixon’s Fruit Farms. You can check out one of his 3 minutes of public input at the Sarasota school board meeting July 13, 2021; just click on the image below.

Get ready to be inspired by patriot Martin Hyde.  Don’t miss this meeting! 


Stocked Up on Sodas—Thank You! 

Thank you to those who brought sodas on January 4 and 11. We are stocked up!


Read on to be informed about important events and simple actions you can take to make a difference.


In this Email

•   Martin Hyde Bio 

•   Register for Saturday, February 5 DEFEND 2022 to Secure Florida Elections in 2022 

•   Sign up to be at the Manatee GOP booth for the Manatee County Fair

•   Attend Leadership Institute’s School Board Activist Workshop January 19

•   Join the Manatee County Republican Executive Committee

•   Attend the Manatee Co School Board Workshop Friday, January 14—Keep the Oversight Committee Strong


Who Martin Hyde, Dist 16 Congressional Candidate

WhenTuesday, January 18 at 6 pm

Where: Mixons Fruit Farms Honeybell Hall

             2525 27th St. E.

             Bradenton, FL 34208


Questions? Contact Manatee Patriots at 941-301-4636 or Email:


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Our meetings are free, informal and fun. You’ll meet like-minded patriots, learn about our government and our freedoms, and get encouraged, inspired and informed.


Martin Hyde Bio

Defend the 2nd Amendment 

America First 

Term Limits for all Politicians 

End Cancel Culture 

A former professional soccer player, a driven local business owner and father of four boys, Martin Hyde has a proven track record of success. 

Having lived in Sarasota for 20+ years after relocation from his homeland in the U.K., Martin has been proactive in local matters and movements. 

Martin is determined to fight and help retain the charm of the COUNTRY we love so much. 


Martin Hyde has been endorsed by General Michael Flynn and Roger Stone. 


From our friends at Defend Florida...

Register for Saturday, February 5 DEFEND 2022 to Secure Florida Elections in 2022


We are pleased to announce that registration for the Saturday, February 5 event DEFEND 2022 is now open.  Join hundreds of your Defend Florida colleagues from around the state to participate in a day of learning and fun. 


Hear from a host of celebrated speakers including Gen. Mike Flynn and Patrick Byrne on what patriots can DO to secure Florida elections in 2022. 


And roll up your sleeves and receive practical advice on how to stage a successful rally, how to work with local law enforcement to secure elections and much more!


To learn more about this exciting event and to register, simply click here.


Sign up to be at the Manatee GOP booth for the Manatee County Fair


Ken Knight writes: “Just had some cancellations. We need people to volunteer at the booth these dates and times, below. You won’t be alone; someone will be with you and all supplies with be furnished”.

Saturday, January 15, from 5 pm - 8 pm 

Tuesday,  January 18, from 5 pm - (at least ) 7 pm or later up to 10 pm if possible


Volunteering will give you a free ticket to the fair. Just talk to Ken at 703-209-4745.

Sign up to be at the Manatee GOP booth for the Manatee County Fair by calling Ken Knight, our Fair Chair, at 703-209-4745.

Please DO IT NOW. -- the Fair will be running from Thursday, January 13th through Sunday, January, 23rd!  It's vital that we reach people to inform them of the benefits to Manatee County, the State of Florida and our Country that our Republican Party can provide.


Thank you. Hope to see you at the Fair! 


Attend Leadership Institute’s School Board Activist Workshop January 19



Protect Your Schools

Republican Party of Florida Chairman Joe Gruters and Florida GOP Build The Bench Chairman Shawn Frost will attend the School Board Activism Workshop. RPOF Vice Chair Christian Ziegler will be there as well. Join them! 


The Leadership Institute’s School Board Activist Workshop program provides you with the skills training you must have to wage and win a successful campaign for your local school board.


LI’s School Board Activist Workshop program features presentations from seasoned conservatives who have served on school boards, plus campaign professionals experienced in local campaigns.


Ideal candidates include conservative leaders who are willing to engage in school boards to ensure schools focus on their educational mission for our children’s future success.


Specifically, you will learn:

•          The purpose of a school board

•          Time-tested winning campaign issues

•          Effective strategies to prepare for a school board campaign

•          How to build a credible brand now so you can win



Wednesday, January 19, 2022

5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. 

(GMT-0500) US/Eastern


Bayside Community Church - East Sarasota Campus

8200 Bee Ridge Road

Sarasota, FL 34233





View event website here:


Join the Manatee County Republican Executive Committee


The next Manatee Co REC meeting is Monday, January 24 at 7 pm at the Bradenton Convention Center. 


Attend the meeting and find out how to become an executive committee precinct person. To represent your precinct, all you need to do is attend each once-monthly meeting at minimum. Excused absences are allowed. Plus you get to have input on GOP policies, candidate endorsements and more. 


When: Monday, January 24, 7 pm

Where: Bradenton Convention Center

North Entrance

1 Haben Blvd



Attend the Manatee Co School Board Workshop Friday, January 14—Keep the Oversight Committee Strong




Activists—please attend the Manatee School Board workshop Friday, January 14.  School board member Charlie Kennedy may introduce a resolution to reduce the oversight committee down to a sub-committee under the audit committee, rendering it useless. Mr. Kennedy wants conservative voices to be silenced. Don’t let this happen. Sign up online and show up! 


If you don’t get to sign up ahead, show up by 8:45 and you can sign up in the lobby.


School Board Workshop


January 14, 2022

Starts at 9:00 AM



Walter Miller School Support Center

215 Manatee Avenue West

Bradenton, FL 34205


To sign up to speak: 
Go to the agenda link below. The agenda is available to be viewed at the following link:


Some New Year’s Housecleaning


"Ring out the old, ring in the new"

There still remains a number of Manatee Patriots subscribers missing critical information. So we are providing a link so that you may update your information.  To do so, simply click this link.