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March 14, 2018
Amy Weintraub has joined Progress Florida as our Reproductive Rights Program Director and Deputy Communications Director. She will be a great source for the media on issues surrounding reproductive rights and will be available as a spokesperson on abortion rights and a broad range of health care related issues moving forward. Read More
January 11, 2018
With the Florida House poised to debate HB 41 on the floor today, Progress Florida is calling on Florida lawmakers to reject this legislation that would funnel taxpayer dollars to anti-abortion “crisis pregnancy centers” that spread misinformation and false information to pregnant women. Read More
January 9, 2018
As the 2018 legislative session kicked off, advocates gathered at The Capitol to “Awake The State” for a Florida that works for every Floridian, not just the wealthy and well-connected. Read More
November 29, 2017

As Rick Scott enters his final legislative session, For Florida’s Future, a working families advocacy group, is launching, a new website highlighting the majority of counties still mired in a recession, and the nearly half of households in Florida who qualify as working poor.

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November 6, 2017

Today, advocates delivered petition signatures from more than 12,000 concerned Floridians urging the Florida Legislature to launch an investigation into Gov. Rick Scott and his administration’s role in the tragedy that led to the avoidable deaths of 14 Florida nursing home residents following Hurricane Irma. 

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