Category Archives: State News

Florida Coastline Drilling Deal?

Trump wants to auction off Florida’s shores and destroy our economy Posted April 10, 2019 by FDP On April 10, Politico reported officials in the Trump administration are “on the cusp” of approving a plan ...

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Voter Suppression Proposals from the Florida Legislature

HB 7101: Florida Republicans’ Latest Attack on the Rights of Florida Voters Posted March 29, 2019 by FDP Just weeks after trying to overturn Amendment Four, Florida Republicans are backing another ...

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Miami is Selected for Venue of First DNC Presidential Debate

First DNC Presidential Primary Debate to be Held in Miami Posted March 28, 2019 on FDP Today, the DNC is proud to announce that the first presidential primary debate, broadcast live ...

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President Trump and the GOP Want to Take Away Your Healthcare

TRUMP’S ACTIONS COULD DEVASTATE HEALTHCARE MILLIONS IN FLORIDA WOULD BE IMPACTED. DEMOCRATS WORKING TO IMPROVE, NOT DESTROY, AFFORDABLE CARE ACT President Trump is full of surprises, almost all callous and ...

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New FDP Voter Registration Program

Florida Democratic Party Announces $2 Million Voter Registration Program Posted March 20, 2019 FDP Commits to Registering 200,000 Voters by 2020 Primary Fort Lauderdale, FL — The Florida Democratic Party announced ...

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Landfill Contamination in Indian River County

‘Wish-cycling’ won’t cure contamination at Indian River County landfill Reprinted Story by Cindy Schwarz, The Newsweekly Published 8:19 a.m. ET March 18, 2019 | Updated 8:24 a.m. ET March 18, 2019 https://www.tcpalm.com/story/specialty-publications/vero-beach/2019/03/18/recycling-rules-not-followed-indian-river-county-landfill/3028509002/ ...

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Florida Democratic Budget Proposal

The New Sunshine Deal budget launch was a big success in Tallahassee  The New Sunshine Deal budget, the House Democrats alternative to Republicans budget, included a larger tax cut for ...

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Florida Democrats Honor Parkland Shooting Victims By Committing to Action

Democrats Mark the One-Year Anniversary of Parkland with Call to Action Posted from the FDP website on February 14, 2019 One year since the Parkland Shooting, FDP Chair Terrie Rizzo ...

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Governor Silent on Oil Drilling in the Everglades

DeSantis Silent As Court Allows Oil Drilling in the Everglades Posted from FDP website on February 9, 2019 DeSantis Ran as a Champion of The Environment, but Goes Dark on Everglades ...

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Working to Place Medicaid Expansion for Florida on the Ballot

Amendment Ballot Initiative to Expand Medicaid in Florida In a push for an amendment ballot initiative to expand Medicaid in Florida, political organizer Ashley Green urged Democrats to become actively ...

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