Victory for Voters: Accountable Miami-Dade initiative to be placed on November ballot

Judge orders Miami-Dade County to put campaign finance initiative on Nov. 2016 ballot MIAMI — New Florida Majority Executive Director Gihan Perera released the following statement following a ruling by Miami-Dade County Judge William Thomas today ordering An Accountable Miami-Dade’s citizen-led initiative on the ballot this November. “The real winners of today are… Continue Reading

75 Activists Storm County Hall to Tell Officials to Start Counting ‘An Accountable Miami-Dade’ Petitions Now

August 17, 2016   MIAMI — Today, more than 75 Miami-Dade voters supporting the An Accountable Miami-Dade initiative, stormed County Hall to demand county officials start reviewing the 127,000 petition signatures immediately to ensure the initiative, which would give everyday people a bigger voice in Miami-Dade politics, is on the… Continue Reading

NewFM and Partners Deliver Letter to Elections Department Demanding Action on 127,000 Petition Signatures

MIAMI —New Florida Majority and community partners held a press conference today at the Miami-Dade Elections Department to deliver a letter to the Supervisor of Elections demanding action on the 127,000 petitions submitted calling for a ballot initiative to create more accountable and transparent county elections. It’s been nine days and counting… Continue Reading