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Democrats in Florida Legislature Want to Create Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

With committee weeks continuing in Tallahassee as the Legislature gets ready for the regular session, this week, two Democrats showcased their proposal “to make Florida a national exemplar in reconciling with inequities and historical...

Democrats Announce Committee Leadership in the Florida House

This week, the two leaders of the Democrats in the Florida House--state Reps. Bobby DuBose of Fort Lauderdale and Evan Jenne of Hollywood--unveiled their selections to lead committees in the upcoming session. 
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Florida Sees Competitive Contests Across the State on Primary Day

Republicans will make their choices in primaries to replace two retiring congressmen. With U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho, R-Fla., fulfilling his promise to serve only four terms, a crowded field of Republicans has lined up in North Florida to replace him. Whichever of the ten candidates wins the Republican primary on Tuesday will be a heavy favorite to head to Congress in November.

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.

Bill to End Statute of Limitations on Child Molestation Gains Momentum in Tallahassee

The state Senate Criminal Justice Committee advanced Stewart’s bill without opposition this week.
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Bipartisan Push in the Florida Legislature to End Statute of Limitations on Child Molestation

Last week, state Sen. Linda Stewart, D-Orlando, brought back her proposal to remove the statute of limitations on prosecuting sexual offenses of minors and she has support from both sides of the aisle.

Audrey Gibson, Tracie Davis Want DeSantis To Have National Guard Fight Crime in Jacksonville

Many First Coast residents say calling for the National Guard is nothing more than a political move to embarrass Curry. 
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