Legislative Priorities

 2017 Legislative Priorities   The League of Women Voters of Florida is a grassroots organization, and as such, we focus on the issues that our members care the most about. Each year, our membership is polled to see which issues

Education

MISSION:  The League of Women Voters of Florida supports a free public school system for Florida. LWVF strives for a system with high standards for student achievement and with equality of educational opportunity, and will strive for a system that is

Health Care

MISSION: The League of Women Voters of Florida supports the promotion of a health care system that provides access to a basic level of quality care for all Florida residents and controls health care costs. HAPPENING NOW: The latest resources

Gun Safety

MISSION: The group’s mission is to reduce and prevent gun crimes, injuries, and deaths via: A state ban on all semiautomatic assault weapons and large-capacity feeding devices Comprehensive universal background checks and ensuring that the State provides all relevant records

Immigration

MISSION: The United States is a nation of immigrants, and the League of Women Voters has a long history of encouraging their participation in American society.  Immigrants have helped weave the fabric and identity of our nation, and we believe

Natural Resources

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MISSION:  The League of Women Voters of Florida supports state legislation for energy conservation and greater use of renewable sources such as solar energy. The League supports public policies that promote conservation of freshwater and its availability for environmental, public,

SOLAR- Affordable Energy

FL Sun

SOLAR- Affordable Energy Initiative   League Launches New Affordable Energy Initiative. Can Florida really call itself the “Sunshine State” with 21 million residents but only 12,000 roofs under solar panels?  Utilities’ lock on power has resulted in an anemic growth of renewable

Election Reform

HAPPENING NOW: Open Primary Study LWVFL Open Primary Study Kit is completed and has been sent out to League Presidents and members of the ad hoc Open Primary Study Team across the state. After 22 months, the Open Primary Study

Ethics & Campaign Finance

MISSION:    The League of Women Voters of Florida supports measures to protect, extend and encourage the use of the franchise and to improve methods of financing political campaigns in order to ensure the public’s right to know, combat corruption

Legislative Questions

2017 Legislative Session Interview Questions Being a member of the League means meeting with your legislators to discuss issues that are important to us as an organization. Below are questions we will ask legislators with regards to the upcoming 2017

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