Category Archives: State News

DNC Delegate Selection Process Approved

Florida Democratic State Committee Approves DNC Delegate Selection Process Posted June 13, 2019 by Florida Democratic Party Today, Thursday, June 13, 2019, The Florida Democratic Party announced that the State ...

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Dreamers Are A Priority for the Democratic Party

House Democrats Pass Dream Act, Succeeding Where Miami Republicans Failed Posted by the Florida Democratic Party, June 5, 2019 Yesterday, the U.S. House of Representatives, under Democratic leadership, passed the American ...

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Leadership Blue Conference in Orlando Attracts High-level Officials

Leadership Blue Gala Speakers Include Trailblazers, Spouses of Presidential Hopefuls Posted by the Florida Democratic Party, May 31, 2019 The Florida Democratic Party announced speakers for the annual Leadership Blue Gala ...

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Republicans Stall Disaster Relief to Our Suffering State

Florida Democrats Condemn House Republicans’ Delay of Disaster Funds to Panhandle Posted by Florida Democratic Party, May 31, 2019   Since May 24, Republican members of the U.S. House of Representatives, ...

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DeSantis Makes Clean Water a Priority

A Refreshing Change in Tallahassee DeSantis Makes Clean Water A Priority Dems should applaud the commitment and hold him accountable                     ...

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So Much Wrong with this Legislative Session–Especially Around Schools and Guns

Guns in Our Schools On the last day of the Legislative session, the Florida House of Representatives passed on a party line vote SB 7030, a bill that would allow ...

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Sneaky Charter School Provision Inserted by Florida Senate Republicans

In the works: A major expansion of charter schools in FL? By Diane Rado in the Florida Phoenix, April 26, 2019 While educators, lobbyists, and media outlets have closely watched the ...

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Democrats Win Big in Tampa’s Mayoral Race

New Democratic Mayor in Tampa Makes History On April 23rd, Florida Democratic Party Chair Terrie Rizzo released the following statement congratulating Jane Castor on her historic election as Tampa’s next ...

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House Republicans Approve Anti-Immigrant Bill HB 527

House Republicans Approve Anti-Immigrant Bill HB 527 Florida Democratic Party Spokesperson Luisana Pérez released the following statement after Republican state representatives voted to advance HB 527 in the Florida House: ...

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Democrats Working to Protect Florida from Voter Suppression

FDP Chairman Terrie Rizzo Outlines Party Efforts to Protect Florida Voters Published April 17, 2019   Orlando Sentinel Florida has a history of razor-thin elections. Unfortunately, it also has a ...

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