Issues

Florida Has New Law to Ensure Dignity for Incarcerated Women and Femmes

The law provides feminine hygiene products and increases protections for incarcerated women On Friday June 7th, several weeks after the Florida legislative session ended, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis finally signed into law the Dignity for Incarcerated Women Act (HB 49/SB 332), aimed at providing medically necessary products to incarcerated women and femmes, and preventing male…

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Recursos disponibles para la temporada de huracanes

Natalia Jaramillo, sub-directora de comunicaciones de la Nueva Mayoría de Florida, habló con Eduardo Alemán de La Poderosa 670 AM en Miami sobre los nuevos recursos disponibles para que la comunidad se prepare para la temporada de huracanes. Puedes escuchar la entrevista completa acá: La temporada de huracanes en Florida se extiende del 1 de…

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Prepare for Hurricane Season

All you need to know for hurricane season, from downloadable checklists to links to resources in Miami-Dade, Broward and Duval County

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Coalition of Formerly Incarcerated Women Demands Accountability After Tammy Jackson’s Case

The Dignity Florida Coalition sends letter to Broward Sheriff’s Office and the Florida Department of Corrections demanding accountability after Tammy Ms. Jackson gave birth to her baby in isolation.

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Manny Diaz and José Oliva Came For Our Families

Florida Advocates Release Ad Holding Sen. Manny Diaz Jr. and Rep. José Oliva Accountable for Legislative Session

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New Florida Majority Endorses Khurrum Wahid for City of Coral Springs Commission Seat 2

If elected, Wahid has committed to prioritize upgrading local parks to continue to provide safe and welcoming community spaces for children and families, fostering transparency in government, and cultivating economic development in Coral Springs. He also supports re-enfranchisement for returning citizens, ending mass incarceration, and immigrant rights, which are among NewFM’s core values.

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After the Midterms, Floridians Vow to Protect Their Communities, Push for 21st Century Voting Rights Act

Groups held rallies in seven counties across the state pledging to fight for a Florida for All.

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Florida Voting Rights Group Demands State Count Every Vote, Prepares to Defend a Florida for All of Us

They are saying Palm Beach and Broward numbers don’t count because of a matter of seconds. This process is so unbelievable, it couldn’t pass as fiction.

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Here’s Where to Bring Hurricane Michael Relief Donations This Weekend

New Florida Majority volunteers and staff continue to work to help communities recover from Hurricane Michael. Check out these resources to pitch in.

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NewFM Joins Lawsuit Seeking to Extend Voter Registration

Hurricane Michael could prevent countless voters from registering to vote. This is a fundamental right and we must ensure that all Floridians can participate.

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