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TALLAHASSEE – With Gov. Rick Scott’s State of the State address and the opening of the 2014 legislative session as a backdrop, Floridians are rallying across the state as part of a continuing grassroots chorus of discontent against Scott and the Florida Legislature’s undemocratic, anti-middle class policies. Participants and speakers alike are calling on Gov.Read More
TALLAHASSEE – This morning, Progress Florida and the Center for Media and Democracy released a new report detailing how the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) uses supposedly ‘independent’ front groups to advocate for public policies designed to benefit ALEC’s corporate funders which compliant lawmakers then push into law.Read More
FORT LAUDERDALE - Today Florida Secretary of State Ken Detzner concluded the last of five meetings across the state, meetings supposedly designed to inform Supervisors of Elections and the public about Florida’s latest effort to remove alleged noncitizens from the voting rolls.Read More
TALLAHASSEE – Today, State Rep. Mark Pafford (D-West Palm Beach) was elected by his peers to serve as the new Minority Leader in the Florida House of Representatives.Read More