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You can ensure every Floridan's vote counts

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 2:19pm
If you haven’t already and are able to, please sign up for a recount activity in your region. We have a chance to protect the most basic part of our Democracy, the right for everyone’s vote to be counted. There is nothing more important.Tags: Florida Recount 2018Bill NelsonAndrew GillumNikki FriedRick ScottRon DeSantisMatt Caldwell

Dusting ourselves off

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 12:28pm
We had some disappointing, heart-wrenching defeats last night, but also some important victories worth celebrating. Today we're dusting ourselves off and continuing the fight to move Florida forward. That fight was aided in important ways last night.Tags: 2018 ElectionsAmendment 4Amendment 9Anna EskamaniJennifer WebbPublic TransportationPublic Education

Not everyone knows what to do today

Tue, 11/06/2018 - 7:00am
Here’s the thing, not everyone has been paying attention or knows what to do today. That may be hard to believe given everything you’ve seen and heard recently, but ask anyone who’s making calls or knocking on doors for campaigns - these people exist and you may know some of them.Tags: Make A Plan To Vote2018 Elections

Best of the Blogs: Second Chances

Fri, 11/02/2018 - 9:43am
Progress Florida's Best of the Blogs for the week ending 11-2-18. Best of the Blogs is featured weekly as part of Progress Florida's popular free Daily Clips service.Tags: Best Of The BlogsProgress Florida

Vote No On Amendment 5 - Florida Can't Afford More Cuts To Health Care

Wed, 10/31/2018 - 4:14pm
By Marlyn Hoilette, RN. With millions of Floridians uninsured, the state ranks a lowly 46 out of 50 for the rate of residents who have health care coverage.Tags: Florida Amendment 5Health CareMedicaid

Let these 1.4 million Floridians vote

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 4:28pm
It’s both shocking and embarrassing that nearly 1.4 million Floridians who have paid their debt to society are permanently barred from exercising their right to vote. As Floridians who have our right to vote, we can and must right this wrong. That means voting Yes on Amendment 4.Tags: Florida Amendment 4Make A Plan To Vote

Best of the Blogs: Vote On

Fri, 10/26/2018 - 8:37am
Progress Florida's Best of the Blogs for the week ending 10-26-18. Best of the Blogs is featured weekly as part of Progress Florida's popular free Daily Clips service.Tags: Best Of The BlogsProgress Florida

Will Floridians actually vote?

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 3:13pm
We’re less than two weeks away from the 2018 election: an election that will decide the future of Florida and our nation. The stakes couldn’t be higher, and we’re hard at work turning out progressive voters.Tags: 2018 ElectionsGOTVMake A Plan To VoteInformed Voters' Ballot Guide

Best of the Blogs: Not Even

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 8:43am
Progress Florida's Best of the Blogs for the week ending 10-19-18. Best of the Blogs is featured weekly as part of Progress Florida's popular free Daily Clips service.Tags: Best Of The BlogsProgress Florida

Informed Voters' Guide To The Amendments Released

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 9:04am
With voting underway in Florida, Progress Florida has launched the Informed Voters’ Guide to the Amendments for the 12 proposed constitutional amendments.

Your ballot guide to the amendments

Sat, 10/06/2018 - 9:45am
We want to ensure you are informed about the proposed constitutional amendments on your ballot that could impact Floridians for generations. That’s why today we’re launching our Informed Voters’ Guide to the Amendments for the 12 proposed constitutional amendments on your ballot.Tags: 2018 ElectionsFlorida ConstitutionFlorida Amendment 1Florida Amendment 2Florida Amendment 3Florida Amendment 4Florida Amendment 5Florida Amendment 6Florida Amendment 7Florida Amendment 9Florida Amendment 10Florida Amendment 11Florida Amendment 12Florida Amendment 13

Best of the Blogs: Not Alone

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 10:33am
Progress Florida's Best of the Blogs for the week ending 10-5-18. Best of the Blogs is featured weekly as part of Progress Florida's popular free Daily Clips service. Tags: Best Of The BlogsProgress Florida

Best of the Blogs: Taking Cues

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 8:50am
Progress Florida's Best of the Blogs for the week ending 9-21-18. Best of the Blogs is featured weekly as part of Progress Florida's popular free Daily Clips service.Tags: Best Of The BlogsProgress Florida

In Florida, you can vote in your pajamas

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 10:09am

The critically important 2018 election will shape the direction of our state for years to come. For progressive Floridians, voting has never been more important…or easier.

Tags: Vote By MailGOTVMake A Plan To Vote

Best of the Blogs: At The Edge

Fri, 08/24/2018 - 8:44am
Progress Florida's Best of the Blogs for the week ending 8-24-18. Best of the Blogs is featured weekly as part of Progress Florida's popular free Daily Clips service.Tags: Best Of The BlogsProgress Florida

Best of the Blogs: Heat Up

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 8:33am
Progress Florida's Best of the Blogs for the week ending 8-17-18. Best of the Blogs is featured weekly as part of Progress Florida's popular free Daily Clips service.Tags: Best Of The BlogsProgress Florida

Help stop #FakeClinics from lying to Florida women

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 10:02am
Florida’s fake clinics are generally not licensed medical providers even though they try to appear like it, and they have a long history of deceiving women and endangering their health. Now, we’re fighting back to raise awareness and end taxpayer funding for these anti-abortion fake clinics.Tags: Reproductive FreedomAbortionAbortion RightsFake ClinicsFlorida Department of Health

Best of the Blogs: Perfect Beach

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 9:10am
Progress Florida's Best of the Blogs for the week ending 8-3-18. Best of the Blogs is featured weekly as part of Progress Florida's popular free Daily Clips service.Tags: Best Of The BlogsProgress Florida

Hey fellow Floridian, what's your plan to vote?

Tue, 07/31/2018 - 1:41pm
What’s your plan to vote in the fast-approaching 2018 elections? Did you know most Floridians can now register to vote online? Did you know voters can register to vote by mail online? Millions of our fellow Floridians will be voting this year, so visit MakeAPlanToVote.com today and make your plan to vote.Tags: 2018 ElectionsGOTVMake A Plan To VoteOnline Voter RegistrationVote By Mail

Fake clinics petition signed by 5,500 Floridians presented to Gov. Scott and Florida Surgeon General

Tue, 07/31/2018 - 1:39pm
Progress Florida and other reproductive rights advocates presented petitions signed by more than 5,500 Floridians to Gov. Rick Scott and Dr. Celeste Philip, Surgeon General and Secretary of the Florida Department of Health (DOH).