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Dianne Hart Elected to Leadership Post in National Black Caucus of State Legislators
This week, state Rep. Dianne Hart, D-Tampa, announced that she was elected to a leadership position in the National Black Caucus of State Legislators. Hart, the chair of Florida’s Legislative Black Caucus, was at a...
Dianne Hart Will Lead Florida Legislative Black Caucus Through 2024
State Rep. Dianne Hart, D-Tampa, will lead the Florida Legislative Black Caucus (FLBC) for the next two years. The FLBC consists of 29 African American state legislators. “I am honored to serve as incoming chair of...
Kamia Brown New Chair of the Florida Legislative Black Caucus
Last week, the Florida Legislative Black Caucus showcased their new leadership team from now through 2024 which will be led by state Rep. Kamia Brown, D-Ocoee. Brown, who had served as the vice chairwoman of...
Nikki Fried Unveils Changes to Make FDACS More Inclusive, Including Reforming Law Enforcement Reforms
On Thursday, state Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried announced a series of policy and procedure changes within the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS) which, her office insists, will “create a more racially inclusive and equitable state agency” including changes on “the use of force, de-escalation, and excessive force intervention by the department’s law enforcement office, updated discrimination complaint procedures, and other changes.”
Bobby Powell Chosen to Lead Florida Legislative Black Caucus
With almost thirty members holding office in Tallahassee, the Florida Legislative Black Caucus (FLBC) announced its leaders who will take over after the 2020 elections and serve until the 2022 elections.