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By Jon Bleyer - March 24, 2017

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By Mark Ferrulo - March 22, 2017

The bill to ban fracking statewide is gaining momentum in the Florida Senate, but we all need to help if we’re going to pass it. It’s final committee before going to the floor will be the Senate Appropriations Committee and there the fate of the fracking ban is uncertain.

By Jon Bleyer - March 17, 2017

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By Mark Ferrulo - March 16, 2017

It’s all on the chopping block: local protections for our land and water, local rules against wage theft, local ordinances protecting LGBT rights, and more. Take action against the legislature’s massive power grab and urge your state legislators to vote no on HB 17.

By Jon Bleyer - March 10, 2017

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By Damien Filer - March 7, 2017

Advocates gathered at the State Capitol and in cities throughout Florida to “Awake The State” on the opening day of the 2017 legislative session. The event at the Capitol was part of a series of statewide actions and events promoting a different agenda than Gov. Scott's: “a Florida that works for all Floridians.”

By Jon Bleyer - March 3, 2017

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By Jon Bleyer - February 24, 2017

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By Damien Filer - February 23, 2017

Of Florida’s 29 senators and representatives in the U.S. Congress, 10 have voted 100% of the time for President Trump’s anti-environmental agenda, putting each of them squarely out of synch with public opinion in a state where a majority of residents say they are worried about global warming. 

By Julie Hauserman - February 16, 2017

HB 19 is yet another lie waiting to be turned into yet another unnecessary law undermining women’s reproductive rights. HB 19 singles out doctors who perform abortions, subverting existing medical malpractice law, and interfering in personal medical decisions. It needs to be stopped.

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