Election 2018

LIVESTREAM: June 11 Florida Freedom Forum Gubernatorial Debate

Watch June 11th's Florida Freedom Forum Gubernatorial Debate featuring the Democratic primary candidates live from the Miramar Cultural Center.

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NewFM & Allies Get Ready to Host South Florida Gubernatorial Debate

June 11th's Florida Freedom Forum will ask Democratic primary candidates for the Governor's office to answer questions about the issues that poor and working communities face every day.

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NewFM Endorses Eileen Higgins in Miami Dade County Commission District 5 Race

NewFM: Eileen Higgins is the kind of passionate public servant that every community needs.

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As Florida Governor’s & Legislative Races Heat Up, Worker Groups Release Bold Agenda to Bolster Workers’ Pay, Jobs

With a high-stakes election around the corner, groups representing Florida’s workers released a Florida Workers’ Agenda calling on the next governor and the legislature to take bold action to improve jobs, wages, and working conditions for the state’s workers. 

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USA Today: Bill Nelson says he’s not fazed by Rick Scott’s campaign. Some Democrats say he should be

Our Political Director Dwight Bullard is quoted in USA Today's piece about Sen. Bill Nelson's re-election race against presumptive Republican nominee and current Governor, Rick Scott.

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NewFM Endorses Sen. Annette Taddeo for a Full Term in SD40 

The New Florida Majority (NewFM), endorsies Florida State Senator Annette Taddeo for full term in District 40, calling her an inclusive leader that has championed affordable housing, a livable wage and educational access for all children in Tallahassee.

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NewFM & Partners Host Broward Community Conversation and Legislative Debrief

NewFM: Conversations like this need to happen with more frequency so that community members can take ownership of their own destiny.

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NewFM on Scott Senate Run: Why Should Voters Reward Voter Suppression

New Florida Majority issues a statement on the annoucement that Governor Rick Scott will seek to be Florida's next U.S. Senator.

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Voting Restoration Amendment Qualifies for November Ballot

With the help of a committed grassroots effort, Floridians across the Sunshine State signed and submitted more than 1.1 million petitions and put the Second Chances Voting Restoration Amendment on the November ballot.

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NewFM Joins Awake the State Rallies Across the State

People who live in the margins, who live in marginalized and underserved communities, are often times left out of the process. We at The New Florida Majority strongly and adamantly believe that those folks should be the focal point of legislative session.

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