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BREAKING: ‘Tammy Jackson Act’ Unanimously Passes Final House Committee

The bill ensures protections for pregnant incarcerated women and their babies

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BREAKING: ‘Tammy Jackson Act’ Unanimously Passes its Second Senate Committee

The bill ensures protections for pregnant incarcerated women and their babies

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Florida Primary: NewFM Launches Massive Voter Outreach to Support Elizabeth Warren

One month ahead of the Florida Primary, NewFM will set to reach 600,000 Latinx, Black, Haitian, young voters and women of color in Florida, to talk to them about Elizabeth Warren and her plans

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NEW REPORT: Policy Recommendations for Post-Climate Disaster Recovery in Florida

On January 28, 2020 Resilience Force and New Florida Majority unveiled their comprehensive new report, A People’s Framework for Disaster Response: Rewriting the Rules of Recovery After Climate Disasters, a groundbreaking examination of the current state of Florida’s hurricane recovery, with a particular focus on the inequities faced by the resilience workforce that support recovery…

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Formerly Incarcerated Women Lobby Legislators for Dignity for Pregnant Women in Prison

The Delegation joined Rep. Jones, Sen. Pizzo and Rep. Mercado at a press conference in support of the Tammy Jackson Act for Incarcerated Pregnant Women

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BREAKING: ‘Tammy Jackson Act’ for Incarcerated Pregnant Women Passes First Senate Committee

852 ensures protections for pregnant incarcerated individuals in labor in correctional facilities

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Will the 2020 Legislative Session Protect Floridians’ Freedoms or Greedy Corporations

Community Groups Discuss Florida’s Legislative Priorities that Protect Floridian’s Freedoms like Driving Without Fear, Affordable Homes, Dignity for Incarcerated Women and Access to Abortions, among others

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Momentum to Keep JEA Public Grows in Jacksonville

The New Florida Majority has launched a petition urging residents to oppose the privatization of the community-owned Jacksonville Electric Authority (JEA)

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The New Florida Majority Endorses Elizabeth Warren for President

Group that reached 1.5 million Florida voters in 2018 will mobilize for Warren's big structural change in Democratic Primary

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New Florida Majority to host Statewide People’s Assembly and Endorse Presidential Candidate for 2020

Over 200 NewFM members, partners and activists are expected to convene in Palm Beach to “Reclaim Democracy” and build political power ahead of 2020  Palm Beach, FL – The New Florida Majority (NewFM) will host its Statewide People’s Assembly “Reclaim Democracy”, in Palm Beach on November 23-24, 2019, to build political power that centers Florida’s…

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