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Hillary Rodham Clinton to Headline Upcoming Event in Support of Sybrina Fulton

Hillary Rodham Clinton to Headline Upcoming Event in Support of Sybrina Fulton

    MIAMI GARDENS – The campaign to elect Sybrina Fulton Miami-Dade County’s next Commissioner for District 1 announces an upcoming event featuring former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton who endorsed Fulton last fall. The virtual reception will be held on Friday, May 29 and moderated by Pamela Goodman, President and CEO of Ruth’s List Florida, […]

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Black Civil Rights and Faith Leaders Pen Letter to Congress for Immediate State and Local Aid

Black Civil Rights and Faith Leaders Pen Letter to Congress for Immediate State and Local Aid

As COVID-19 disproportionately ravages African-American communities, civil rights and faith organizations representing tens of millions of Americans warn of a ‘devastating’ impact on the African-American community if Congress fails to provide aid to struggling state and local governments and front-line public service workers.  WASHINGTON, DC — Today, the National Action Network, civil rights leaders, and […]

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Florida Democratic Party to Host a Voting by Mail Webinar

Florida Democratic Party to Host a Voting by Mail Webinar

Election Experts to Discuss the Importance of Implementing Vote-By-Mail to Protect Democracy During a Pandemic TALLAHASSEE – Today (April 15) at 4:00 P.M. the Florida Democratic Party will host a “Protecting our Democracy: A Conversation About Voting by Mail” Webinar, to discuss the importance of ways to modernize Florida’s election system and implement vote-by-mail to […]

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Wilson Leads Growing Call for Suspension of Deportations to Haiti

Wilson Leads Growing Call for Suspension of Deportations to Haiti

MIAMI – Congresswoman Wilson led a letter to House leadership asking that any future coronavirus response package bar the administration from deporting Haitian nationals for the duration of the global pandemic. In March, the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency said that it would delay most deportations and that public safety was its top priority, but […]

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House Democratic Caucus Leadership on the Passing of Representative Kristin Jacobs

House Democratic Caucus Leadership on the Passing of Representative Kristin Jacobs

Tallahassee – After a lengthy and courageous battle with cancer, Representative Kristin Jacobs (D- Coconut Creek) has passed away. She was a respected colleague, beloved friend, and tireless advocate for the environment.  Statements from House Democratic Caucus Leadership Leader Kionne L. McGhee (D- Cutler Bay) said, “Kristin was a fighter. The courage and strength she showed was an […]

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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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