The Florida Voting Rights Restoration for Felons Initiative

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July 18— The Florida Voting Rights Restoration for Felons Initiative   Together, let’s say yes to second chances and redemption so all Floridians can be full members of their communities. The proposed ballot summary is as follows: This amendment restores

The LWVFL opposes seismic airgun blasting in the Atlantic Ocean

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July 12— Oppose Seismic Airgun Blasting In order to proceed with the blasting to explore for potential oil drilling sites, the companies involved need to get permission, called Incidental Harassment Authorization (IHA’s) to harm marine life. The National Marine Fisheries Service

Join Us!

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July 6 — The League of Women Voters of Florida is busy and effective.  WE GET IT DONE. Your voice is needed to help continue working on these and other vital issues: • Open Carry Gun Regulation • Same-Day Voter Registration • Open Primaries

Message from LWVFL President About The Constitution Revision Commission

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June 3— Once every twenty years, Florida’s Constitution provides for the creation of a thirty-seven member revision commission for the purpose of reviewing Florida’s Constitution and proposing changes for voter consideration. The Constitution Revision Commission (CRC) meets for approximately one

LWV sends letter to CRC regarding rules

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May 31 — The League, as part of a statewide coalition, submitted the following letter to Chairman Carlos Beruff and the rest of the Constitution Revision Commission today regarding CRC rules. You can click here to read the letter in

We are calling on Governor Rick Scott to veto the budget.

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  Dear Governor Scott, Please see the attached letter asking for your veto of the budget presented to you by the Florida Legislature on May 8, 2017. Respectfully submitted, Pamela S. Goodman, President League of Women Voters of Florida CC: Florida

ACTION ALERT: EDUCATION

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April 11— ACTION ALERT: EDUCATION The Florida House intends to take away local school districts’ authority. In sum, House bills 5101, 5103, and 5105 declare that any district with a ‘D’ or ‘F’ school is in a state of emergency. After three

ACTION ALERT for NATURAL RESOURCES – April 4, 2017

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TAKE ACTION – NATURAL RESOURCES Your Action is Needed!  On Tuesday, the Senate Judiciary Committee will hear SB 996. This bill would enable real estate developers to recover up to $50,000 in legal fees and court costs from any individual who challenges the issuance of a

ACTION ALERT: Say NO to SB 436 and HB 303

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March 13—  ACTION ALERT: Say NO to SB 436 and HB 303 From: League of Women Voters of Florida Subject: ACTION ALERT: Call your officials! Say NO to SB 436 and HB 303 On Tuesday at 2 PM March 14th,

LWVFL Advocating For You in Tallahassee

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Feb. 17— It is time to MOBILIZE! Please help bring The League of Women Voters of Florida’s voices and actions to politicians in Tallahassee. Florida’s Legislative Session runs from  March 7 througn May 5, 2017. We will advocate for change and make democracy work for

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