Sen. Artiles’ Behavior Makes Him Unfit for Public Service

New Florida Majority’s North Florida Regional Director Moné Holder released the following statement on the organization’s reaction to the story of State Sen. Frank Artiles using racial slurs and other derogatory language in a private conversation with black legislators. “State Senator Frank Artiles’ racist and misogynist comments and aggressive behavior… Continue Reading

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

A Victory for Voters, but Fight to #LetMIAVote Continues

MIAMI — New Florida Majority released the following statement attributable to its Executive Director Gihan Perera in response to the Board of County Commissioners vote to start the counting process for 127,000 petitions for more accountable and transparent county elections. “Yesterday was a historic achievement for democracy in Miami-Dade County, when the… Continue Reading