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We celebrate the birth of our nation but not the latest...

Today we celebrate the Fourth of July and the 243rd anniversary of our nation. Ours is a country founded on the principles of freedom...

Talk about a throwback. The Florida Legislature’s hellish time travels

Your legislators have left Tallahassee. But not before they voted Florida back to 1877.Old times not forgotten! Good times! Only God’s chosen were allowed...

DeSantis agrees to make Spanish-language ballots available statewide

Gov. Ron DeSantis is signaling the state’s surrender in a 2018 lawsuit filed by a Puerto Rican voter and several Latino groups to expand...

Voters spoke: Don’t let Florida politicians stop Amendment 4’s intent

When Amendment 4 passed with nearly 65 percent of the vote in Florida, it was a victory of people over politics. For decades, politicians...

Florida Legislature continues to try to restrict felon voting rights

Despite impassioned arguments from former felons – who, in some cases, are paying astronomical restitution bills - Florida Republicans moved legislation Monday to add...

Messing with Amendment 4 — automatic voting rights for felons —...

On Tuesday, January 8, we registered 105 Florida felons who had served their sentences to vote at the Leon County Supervisor of Elections office...

Groups pouring some $5 million into ads to restore voting rights...

Voting rights restoration group Floridians for a Fair Democracy and the Second Chances campaign are spending nearly $5 million ahead of the midterm election...

There’s still a chance to extend voter registration deadline, advocates say.

After a Tallahassee judge rejected extending voter registration for another week because of Hurricane Michael, advocates are still hoping to get an extension.A lawsuit filed...

New “Love Vote” website promotes poignant stories of Floridians who can’t...

In Florida's last midterm general election in 2014, nearly half of the state's registered voters (49 percent) chose - for whatever reason - not to come...

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