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Celebrate the 23rd anniversary of the National Voter Registration Act. The NVRA requires voter registration be made available to citizens involved in government programs, but federal-run health insurance exchanges used in over 30 states do NOT offer participants an opportunity to register. Sign the petition to bring the Affordable Care Act into compliance with the National Voter Registration Act.
Put a great female Floridian in the National Statuary Hall in the US Capitol. One of Florida’s two statues is being replaced, and Equal Visibility Everywhere wants a woman to get the nod. The Florida Department of state—charged with making the decision—wants recommendations from the public. Take the survey.
Vote on a replacement for Brooks Bridge until 31 May. Get details on each alternative. Click the right arrow to scroll to the next slide. Return your vote via email or US mail (address your response to April Williams, PE, FDOT District 3, 1074 Hwy 90, Chipley, FL 32428).
Nominations are being accepted now through 15 July for the Florida Women’s Hall of Fame and the Florida Achievement Award. Nomination forms and instructions are available here.
The “school-to-prison” pipeline: Lack of state oversight has allowed Florida School Districts to facilitate this alarming trend. Read this special report for details.
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Find your state and federal representatives; check out our Supervisor of Elections; register to vote and use this Guide to Elected Officials.
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2016 Election Guide: Your vote will be a deciding factor in this crucial election. Vote for your future. Vote for your community. Get questions answered and the info you need to make an impact.
|Overseas Voter? Find all the help you need at the overseas voter helpdesk.|
Florida Handbook: The Florida Handbook is the leading guide to state government and its history. Download the latest edition.
|Electing the President: This comprehensive pamphlet is designed to help voters, especially young and first-time voters, understand the presidential election process.|