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Fast tracked: a big attack on reproductive freedom

Thu, 11/07/2019 - 1:04pm
The extreme right in the Florida Legislature is once again on the attack against reproductive freedom. With a Trojan Horse of a bill, they are scheming to end reproductive freedom in Florida by ushering in what is deceptively packaged as a family friendly measure.Tags: Reproductive FreedomHB 265SB 404Forced Parental ConsentFlorida Supreme CourtAbortionRightsRon DeSantis

Campaign on self-managed abortion medication launched

Thu, 10/31/2019 - 9:08am
Progress Florida Education Institute has launched a social media campaign in both English and Spanish to educate Floridians about self-managed abortion using medication. The centerpiece of the campaign is a nearly six-figure ad buy on Facebook featuring three short videos as well as an accompanying self-managed abortion website.

The attack starts on Tuesday

Wed, 10/16/2019 - 1:45pm
The anti-abortion movement is fired up: they’ve been racking up win after win in our neighboring states and now they have their sights set on our Florida. Tags: Parental ConsentAbortionAbortion RightsReproductive Freedom

Trump is funding fake clinics

Fri, 10/04/2019 - 12:00pm

There’s a bait and switch going on, spearheaded by anti-abortion extremists at the highest levels of government.

Tags: Reproductive FreedomTitle XObriaDonald TrumpTrump Administration

Contender for worst idea ever

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 9:38am
Not since the Cross Florida Barge Canal project of 1960s has there been a more environmentally disastrous project conceived than the “Roads to Ruin” rural toll roads plan.Tags: Roads To RuinToll RoadsM-CORES

Our neighbors in the Bahamas

Wed, 09/04/2019 - 12:43pm
Floridians always come together during times of crisis and natural disaster, and our neighbors in the Bahamas need our help. While we count our blessings that Hurricane Dorian’s impacts on our communities here in Florida will be minimal, the families and neighborhoods of our closest Caribbean neighbor, just 50 miles off our coast, have been utterly devastated. Tags: Hurricane DorianThe BahamasHurricane Relief

Public to FDOT: No Roads To Ruin!

Tue, 08/27/2019 - 5:41pm
On Tuesday, numerous statewide and regional organizations made a strong stance against the toll roads discussed at the launch of Florida Department of Transportation’s (FDOT) M-CORES task forces meeting.

Stop Florida's “Roads to Ruin” toll roads

Thu, 08/22/2019 - 10:44am
Despite overwhelming public opposition, the legislature passed, and Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a bill to create three major new toll roads that will destroy large swaths of Florida’s last remaining rural lands, pollute waterways, and threaten endangered wildlife including the iconic Florida manatee and panther.Tags: Roads To RuinToll RoadsRon DeSantisM-CORESFlorida PantherManatee

VOTE! In our Democratic Presidential Primary Straw Poll

Thu, 08/01/2019 - 9:05am
The presidential primaries are heating up, with two major debates in the books. If you had to vote today in the Democratic Party Presidential Primary, who would you vote for?Tags: 2020 Election2020 Presidential PrimaryDemocratic Party