Gillum — and the Voters He Inspired — Make History

Tallahasee Mayor Andrew Gillum Gillum wins the Fl Democratic nomination for Governor by giving often ignored voters clear transformative solutions that inspired them to get involved.

NewFM: Jax Shooting Tragedy Demands Actions – From Leaders & at the Polls

Whether you are talking about Liberty City, Goulds, Parkland, Melbourne, Orlando or now Jacksonville, it’s past time to give gun violence victims and their families more than just heartfelt condolences.

Guest Blog: Jax Shootings Not an Excuse for Increased Police State

Jax resident David Schneider writes that while he's hurting today for his city, more police won't neccessarily make neighborhoods safer.

NewFM: Private Prison Group Deserves Every Bit of Criticism

The New Florida Majority says that if the GEO GROUP can’t take having their efforts in full display for the public to judge, then perhaps they should review what it means to operate a business in a democracy.

NewFM Jax: The Will of the People Is the Most Important Issue At Stake In District 10

 The New Florida Majority says that Governor Rick Scott’s recent appointment of Terrence Freeman to Jacksonville City Council District 10 undermines efforts at creating an inclusive political system  and suppresses the will of the people to select their own elected representatives. 
Florida Organizations Launch Irma Community Recovery Fund to Support Vulnerable Families

Florida Organizations Launch Irma Community Recovery Fund to Support Vulnerable Families

Grassroots organizing groups have created a community relief fund to support the wellbeing and recovery of vulnerable communities. Find out more about the fund and how to donate.
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Voting Restoration Amendment Qualifies for November Ballot

Voting Restoration Amendment Qualifies for November Ballot

The Second Chances Voting Restoration Amendment has been put on the November 2018 ballot, thanks in large part to the help of Floridians across the Sunshine State who signed and submitted 1.1 million petitions supporting the measure.

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The New Florida Majority is an independent organization working to increase the voting and political power of marginalized and excluded constituencies toward an inclusive, equitable, and just Florida. We believe in a participatory democracy where people can be their whole selves. We train grassroots citizens to be leaders, mobilize communities to vote, educate the public to share our values, and inspire Floridians to take action toward their dreams. We organize people, ideas, and resources to build a powerful new vision for Florida’s new majority. A cornerstone of our beliefs is defending and expanding the voting rights of all citizens, including those who are new to the country, raising children on their own, struggling to make a living, or returning from incarceration. We believe that a strong democracy for all makes a better Florida for everyone.