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By Jon Bleyer - January 20, 2017
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By Damien Filer - January 13, 2017

Our democratic ideals, our free press and our core values as Americans hang in the balance in ways we have no precedent for. Now and forever, the great experiment of our democracy can only work when we all participate and hold those we elect to serve the American people to account. It’s a messy and a fragile experiment. And one that requires regular attention.

By Jon Bleyer - January 13, 2017
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By Mark Ferrulo - January 9, 2017

The next Attorney General of the United States could be a right wing extremist with a deplorable record on the rights and freedoms we as Americans cherish. Call Sens. Bill Nelson and Marco Rubio today and tell them to vote against Sen. Sessions' nomination for attorney general.

By Jon Bleyer - January 6, 2017
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By Jon Bleyer - December 16, 2016
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By Damien Filer - December 8, 2016
Today, the Florida Why Courts Matter coalition delivered a letter to Sen. Marco Rubio urging him to “work to end the obstruction of federal judicial nominees, starting with a full and fair hearing and an up-or-down vote this lame duck session on Chief Judge Merrick Garland’s nomination to the Supreme Court.”
By Mark Ferrulo - December 6, 2016
Year after year, everyday Floridians have stood up, fought back, and defeated efforts to open our state to the dirty and dangerous practice of fracking. Next year may be our best opportunity yet to advance a statewide fracking ban and we need your voice right now to keep this momentum going.
By Jon Bleyer - December 2, 2016
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By Julie Hauserman - December 2, 2016

For too long, Florida policymakers have enacted obstacle after obstacle to prevent women from exercising their reproductive rights. Whether it’s arbitrarily contrived waiting periods, burdensome requirements on abortion clinics, patients and their doctors, or efforts to defund organizations that provide abortion care, enough is enough.

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