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May 5, 2016

Today, a delegation from the Florida Why Courts Matter coalition paid a visit to Sen. Marco Rubio’s Tallahassee office, highlighting the critical need to fill the vacancy on the U.S. Supreme Court following Justice Antonin Scalia’s death in February.

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April 7, 2016
TALLAHASSEE – Today, Progress Florida recognized 18 members of the Florida Legislature as “Champions of Florida’s Middle Class” for their unwavering support of everyday Floridians. For the sixth year in a row, these award winners are featured at www.MiddleClassChamps.com along with the votes that earned them this distinction. Read More
February 24, 2016
"This is yet another in a series of attacks and efforts at retribution against the courts for doing their job and striking down unconstitutional actions by the legislature." Read More
February 17, 2016
"The calls for judicial obstruction by Rubio and leading Republicans are a slap in the face to Americans who depend on a fully functioning Supreme Court to interpret laws that profoundly impact citizens’ lives each day – but they are nothing new." Read More
January 13, 2016
As Florida lawmakers prepare to consider a measure that would impose term limits on state appellate judges, Progress Florida Executive Director Mark Ferrulo issued the following statement on behalf of the Florida Access to Justice Project. Read More

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