Democracy

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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Big Win for Democracy, As Miami Dade County Adds Early Voting Site at FIU

NewFM: Expanding voting to college campuses like FIU is a major victory, and will help bring more voices into our political system.

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Gillum — and the Voters He Inspired — Make History

NewFM: Expanding voting to college campuses like FIU is a major victory, and will help bring more voices into our political system.

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NewFM Endorses Andrew Gillum for Florida Governor in Democratic Primary Race

Members say Gillum is the candidate that showed a deeper understanding of the life of working class people and marginalized communities.

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SCOTUS Gets it Wrong in Husted decision

The Supreme Court’s narrow 5-4 decision is a sad setback for democracy and threatens the ability of voters to have their voices heard in our elections.

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Indulge Magazine: She Came Back To South Florida To Level The Playing Field And Give A Voice To The Voiceless

NewFM Executive Director Andrea Mercado speaks to Indulge Magazine about why she came back to South Florida to take the reins of New Florida Majority and how the organization is fighting for equity and justice, especially in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma.

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NewFM’s Emancipation Week Highlights the Modern Fight for Black Freedom in Florida

NewFM: Emancipation Week is necessary to shed light on the continuing challenges America faces in combatting racism, inequity and inequality.

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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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Leaders Find a Deeper Appreciation for History & the Struggle in In Memphis

NewFM leaders joined thousands in Memphis for a series of events, speakers and performances commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Memphis sanitation workers’ strike and the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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