Category Archives: Legislative issues

Power-Hungry Politicians: Consolidating Power Through Anti-Democratic Judicial Gerrymandering | Democrats Of Indian River County

Power-Hungry Politicians: Consolidating Power Through Anti-Democratic Judicial Gerrymandering

Whether we’re from a big city like Miami or a small town like Sebastian, no one knows what’s right for our communities better than we do. That’s especially true when ...

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Sign The Petition To Place Abortion Access On Florida's Ballot

Sign The Petition To Place Abortion Access On Florida’s Ballot

Last week, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis said he does not support criminalizing women who receive abortions even after he signed a six-week abortion ban into law earlier this year that includes language that could ...

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Democrats Push for Revival of $346 Million Solar Program

Democrats Push for Revival of $346 Million Solar Program

After Governor Ron DeSantis vetoed millions in federal funding, Florida Democrats are voicing concerns over the lack of Florida’s progress in renewable energy development. In response to Governor Ron DeSantis ...

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60th Anniversary Of MLK’s ‘I Have a Dream’ Speech

Today marks the 60th anniversary of one of the most influential and iconic speeches in American history: the “I Have A Dream” speech delivered by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. ...

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Against a Woman’s Right to Choose

Floridians Can’t Count On Marco Rubio To Protect Access To Contraception Senate Republicans have already made it clear that they want to pass a national abortion ban when the Supreme Court overturns ...

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Rubio Once Again Shows He Opposes Equal Rights

Marco Rubio Backs Florida’s “Don’t Say Gay” Legislation   In a new interview , Marco Rubio came out in favor of Florida Republicans’ “don’t say gay” bill, which would likely ban Florida ...

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Marco Rubio Cares More About His Political Future Than the People of Florida

What Florida Newspapers Were Saying About Marco Rubio This Year   From failing to show up for his job to voting against legislation to speed up COVID vaccinations and grow ...

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Senator Rubio Does Not Care About Florida’s Working Families and Seniors

Marco Rubio Opposes Legislation To Lower Health Care Costs For Floridians   As Congress makes progress on popular legislation to invest in programs that will lower costs for working families across Florida, ...

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Pass S.B. 1 and the John Lewis Advanced Voting Act

To save our democracy, we must stop passage of voter-suppression laws President Biden asked the country, “Can our democracy survive?” Each passing day, the question is more relevant than the ...

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DeSantis Legalizes Voter Surpression in Florida

FDP Calls Out Gov. DeSantis for Signing Voter Suppression Bill SB 90 This morning Governor Ron DeSantis signed SB 90, a blatant voter suppression bill at a political rally masquerading ...

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