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Best of the Blogs: For Show

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 8:56am

Progress Florida's Best of the Blogs for the week ending 6-22-18
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Did your state legislator get an A...or an F?

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 8:12am
Do you know how your state representative or state senator voted on the major issues impacting you, your family and community? Too often this information is hard to find or scattered around.

New Report Card Shows Which Florida Legislators Put "People First"

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 8:05am
Progress Florida today unveiled its 2018 “People First” Report Card grading every lawmaker on the votes they cast during the 2018 legislative session across a wide spectrum of issues important to Floridians.

Best of the Blogs: On Display

Fri, 06/08/2018 - 8:15am

Progress Florida's Best of the Blogs for the week ending 6-8-18
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Red alert oil drilling threat

Tue, 06/05/2018 - 7:01pm
We’re monitoring some very disturbing developments in Washington that could lead to offshore oil drilling in the eastern Gulf of Mexico directly off the Florida Keys and our beaches. This threat is very real and we need your help to stop it.Tags: Oil DrillingGulf coastFlorida Congressional DelegationBill Nelson

Groups call on Department of Health to hold fake women’s health centers accountable

Fri, 06/01/2018 - 4:00pm
Lining an entire block on West Kennedy Boulevard in Tampa, more than 50 representatives from the National Organization for Women and Progress Florida held a press conference Friday afternoon to call attention to the proliferation of fake women’s health centers in Florida.

Best of the Blogs: Anything But

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 9:26am

Progress Florida's Best of the Blogs for the week ending 5-18-18
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Marco Rubio said what?

Fri, 05/04/2018 - 12:15pm
“There is still a lot of thinking on the right that if big corporations are happy, they’re going to take the money they’re saving and reinvest it in American workers. In fact they bought back shares, a few gave out bonuses; there’s no evidence whatsoever that the money’s been massively poured back into the American worker.” -Sen. Rubio, April 26, 2018Tags: Marco RubioDonald TrumpTrump Tax ScamTax Reform

Best of the Blogs: Green Light

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 8:29am

Progress Florida's Best of the Blogs for the week ending 4-27-18
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Protecting Florida women from fake clinics

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 12:55pm
Did you know that more than 120 anti-abortion, fake women’s health centers operate in Florida? What if I told you that you are helping pay for them? Tags: Fake ClinicsCrisis Pregnancy CentersFlorida Department of HealthFlorida Surgeon GeneralDr. Celeste PhilipReproductive Freedom

Best of the Blogs: On The Rails

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 8:09am

Progress Florida's Best of the Blogs for the week ending 4-20-18
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Best of the Blogs: Full and Raucous

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 10:26am

Progress Florida's Best of the Blogs for the week ending 4-13-18
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Fight back against Rick Scott's attacks on teachers

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 7:20pm
Across the country, teachers are making headlines as they go on strike. But in Florida, where teacher pay languishes well behind the national average thanks to politicians like Gov. Rick Scott, that’s not an option due to a clause in our state constitution that prohibits strikes by public employees.Tags: Public EducationFlorida TeachersRick Scott

Best of the Blogs: Substance Over Form

Fri, 03/30/2018 - 8:30am

Progress Florida's Best of the Blogs for the week ending 3-30-18
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Statement on the rejection of Proposal 22

Wed, 03/21/2018 - 5:02pm
“In Florida, the right to privacy is fundamental, including the right to an abortion. We applaud the CRC for not taking away this fundamental right of privacy for women in Florida."

Gov. Scott signs anti-woman HB 41 into law

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 7:13pm
Today, Floridians for Reproductive Freedom denounced Gov. Rick Scott and legislative leaders after Scott signed House Bill 41, which legitimizes and permanently funds with taxpayer dollars fake clinics that use medically inaccurate information to oppose abortion and judge, shame, and mislead women.

Best of the Blogs: Seat of Power

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 8:48am

Progress Florida's Best of the Blogs for the week ending 3-16-18
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Introducing Amy Weintraub

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 2:11pm
Amy Weintraub has joined Progress Florida as our Reproductive Rights Program Director and Deputy Communications Director. She will be a great source for the media on issues surrounding reproductive rights and will be available as a spokesperson on abortion rights and a broad range of health care related issues moving forward.

Exciting news if you care about abortion rights

Fri, 03/09/2018 - 3:13pm
Rick Scott and his allies in the legislature are escalating their attacks on abortion rights and reproductive freedom. In response, we’re ramping up our efforts to not only protect - but expand - these rights and freedoms for all Floridians.

Best of the Blogs: Shot In The Foot

Fri, 03/09/2018 - 8:52am

Progress Florida's Best of the Blogs for the week ending 3-9-18
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