|March 17, 2017 —
The second week of the 2017 Legislative Session was packed with many bills that we’re tracking. The Legislature is gearing up for what could be a very productive Session. As a reminder, the League will always take one of three positions: 1. Support; 2. Oppose; or 3. No Position. No position means we are neutral on the issue and are closely monitoring the bill. A ‘no position’ can change if a bill is amended and sways the League to either a Support or Oppose position.
I can’t wait to meet everyone at our 2017 Legislative Summit in Tallahassee in just two short weeks. Don’t miss out and register today here: http://bit.ly/2017LWVFSummit
Each week we’ll have a League Legislative Champion that shows exemplary leadership in the Florida Legislature. This week our League Legislative Champion is Senator Jose Javier Rodriguez. Continue reading to find out why!