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AFSCME Endorses Joe Biden, “A Champion for Working People”

AFSCME Endorses Joe Biden, “A Champion for Working People”

Presidential race now a “once in a lifetime” decision between a seasoned leader “with a gut level understanding of what keeps working people up at night” and a president who “kicks working people to the curb” WASHINGTON – The American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, a union of 1.4 million public service workers […]

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House Passes Wilson Legislation Guaranteeing Free COVID-19 Testing for All Americans

House Passes Wilson Legislation Guaranteeing Free COVID-19 Testing for All Americans

Washington, D.C. – The House passed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act to support American families and the millions of people who may be directly or indirectly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The comprehensive, bipartisan package includes Congresswoman Frederica Wilson’s No Cost for COVID-19 Testing Act, which codifies the promises made by insurers to cover COVID-19 at no cost […]

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FL Democrats Launch New Campaign Slamming Trump for Failed Health Care Policies

FL Democrats Launch New Campaign Slamming Trump for Failed Health Care Policies

FDP Launches “Fight for Health Care Tour” along I-4 with Orlando Billboard Contrasting Trump’s Failed Policies With Democratic Health Care Agenda Orlando – Ahead of Donald Trump’s upcoming visit, the Florida Democratic Party (FDP) is launching a campaign to hold Trump accountable for his three years of failed health care policies, contrasting the president’s repeated […]

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North Miami Vice Mayor, Dr. Alix Desulme Endorses Bernie Sanders for President

North Miami Vice Mayor, Dr. Alix Desulme Endorses Bernie Sanders for President

by Dr. Alix Desulme North Miami – Four years ago, I became the only elected official in the State of Florida to endorse Senator Bernie Sanders. Today, I throw my full support behind Senator Sanders for the Democratic nomination. Throughout his career, he has provided a vision for an America where we can all thrive. […]

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Warren Releases Plan for a Just and Equitable Cannabis Industry

Warren Releases Plan for a Just and Equitable Cannabis Industry

Charlestown, MA – Elizabeth Warren released her plan for a just and equitable cannabis industry. As a first step, her plan will legalize marijuana and erase past convictions. But Elizabeth also recognizes that won’t fully address the painful legacy of unjust marijuana policy. She will act to ensure real equity in access to this emerging […]

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Leading Community Organizations Come Together to Discuss Where Presidential Candidates Stand on Racial Justice

Leading Community Organizations Come Together to Discuss Where Presidential Candidates Stand on Racial Justice

MIAMI – On Wednesday, February 19, The Center for Urban and Racial Equity (CURE) will join South Florida People of Color, New Florida Majority, National Black Women’s Justice Institute, The Black Collective, and Miami Dade NAACP for a discussion on the presidential primary elections, voter mobilization and building a just future for Black and Brown […]

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Florida for Warren Announces Prominent Statewide Black Leaders Endorsement

Florida for Warren Announces Prominent Statewide Black Leaders Endorsement

Endorsers include public officials, local activists, educators, and  business owners Charlestown, MA – Today, Florida for Warren announced endorsements from 23 prominent Black leaders from across the state. “Making big, structural change will require all of us to confront the systemic racism that exists in our institutions, and empower every community to have a seat […]

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Dr. Alix Desulme to Serve as Vice Mayor of the North Miami City Council

Dr. Alix Desulme to Serve as Vice Mayor of the North Miami City Council

NORTH MIAMI – District 4 Councilman, Alix Desulme, Ed.D., has been appointed to serve as Vice Mayor of the North Miami City Council. Effective January 1, 2020, Desulme will serve as second in command and acting Mayor when necessary. “It is an honor to serve the entire community on the North Miami City Council,” said Desulme. […]

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House Votes To Impeach President Donald Trump

House Votes To Impeach President Donald Trump

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson issued the following statement after the House voted to impeach President Donald J. Trump: “President Trump had to be impeached. He does not deserve to occupy the highest office in this land. He is a disgrace to our Founding Fathers, our constituents and our children. “The elephant (pun intended) […]

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Warren Campaign Announces New Staff in Florida

Warren Campaign Announces New Staff in Florida

Charlestown, MA – Today, Florida for Warren announced ten staff hires. The announcement follows months of outreach to voters across the state in the form of trainings, recruitment meetings, and organizing events. “As the Warren campaign has demonstrated across the country, our team has prioritized investing early and recruiting staff who could help build an infrastructure […]

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