The right to vote is not about politics or the outcome of elections. It is about equality and justice.
For all of your important voting questions, check out LWV Florida's Non- partisan voting information on website BeReadyToVote.org here
WSRE Rally '16 -- August 2, 3 and 4 2016 recordings can be seen here.
WSRE Rally '16 - October 25 and 26 recording will be seen here.
Candidates on Escambia and Santa Rosa Counties ballots have received questions on public policy, to provide biographical information and a photo. Responses are found in the Escambia Santa Rosa County General Election e-Guide here.
The LWVF Education Fund Guide to U S Senate Candidates here.
LWVF Education Fund Nonpartasin Guide to Florida Amendments here, download English pdf version of Guide to Florida Amendments here. download Spanish pdf version of Guide to Florida Amendments here.
The Vote's in Your Court here. ( Answers to your questions about Florida judges, judicial elections and merit retention.)
The statewide merit retention judicial poll for Florida Supreme Court justices and District Courts of Appeal judges is conducted every two years by the The Florida Bar. In-state members are asked to rate judges and justices who are up for retention and of whom they have direct knowledge. The merit retention poll is supervised by the Judicial Administration & Evaluation Committee of the Florida Bar. Poll results here.
Racial Tension: Cooling the Fires - Workshop 2, October 20, 2016, Thursday, J Earle Bowden Building, 120 Church Street, Pensacola 6:00-8:00 pm. Join us in this effort to understand the problems that lead to racialseparateion in our area and to move toward problem-solving as we approach the beginning of a new year. For information, contact Julie Pattat 380-5878 or email@example.com. View flyer here.
Pipeline to Prison - Workshops Continued... October 26th at 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm. at the J Earle Bowden Building, 120 Church Street, Pensacola. There will be a 30 minute documentary called America Divided. The documentary is co-produced by Oprah Winfrey, Norman Lear and Shonda Rhimes. A panel discussion will follow the documentary. The topic is children in adult court and adult prisons.
Vote NO on Amendment 1 November 8
NOvember: Amendment 1 - BAD for Consumers read more information here.
Take action now! League leads Florida coalition to prevent gun violence. Join us! The Florida Cloalition to Prevent Gun Violence, lead by the LWV Florida, delivered the following letter to Governor Scott, Senate President Gardiner and House Speaker Crisafulli on June 20, and emailed the letter to all lelgislators as well. You can read the letter by clicking here.
League in the News
Three Facts About School Arrest in Escambia's Prison Pipeline. Compilied Dr. Amir Whitaker, Skouthern Poverty Law Center Attorney. Source: Florida Department of Juvenile Justice data. Read it here.
Latest Update: "Redistricting in Florida", what you need to know. Read here