The right to vote is not about politics or the outcome of elections. It is about equality and justice.
Special survey for Millennials on voting
Would't it be great if voting were easier? What would it take to make it easier for you: to be able to register on Election Day, or to be able to vote in the primary even if you are not registered with a party affiliation? These are some of the questions asked in this survey as part of the League of Women Voters of Florida's statewide study on the primary election process. We are looking for the opinions of Millennials like you. Click here and share what works best for you. The survey is anonymous and fairly quick to complete. Thank you for your input in this study.
Ten ways you can help defend democracy
January General Meeting: Election Survey Results, Brian Williams and Amy Newburn of the Haas Center. January 21, 2017
School to Prison Pipeline: documentary screening and panel discussion part VIII - Monday, January 30, 2017 at 5:30 pm in Earle J Bowden Building
"Resiience: the Biology of Stress and the Science of Hope" is a one hour doumentary which chronicles the birth of a new movement among pediatricians, therapists, educators and communities who are using cutting edge brain science to disrupt cycles of violence, addiction and disease. A major part of this destructive cycle is the School to Prison Pipeline. This movement especially among educators and communities offers hope for our children and for us. For information contact Paula Montgomery, 438-8891.
Repeal of the Affordable Care Act will leave millions of Americans uninsured and in poor health. We fought hard for these rights and protetions and we cannot go backwards. Tell your Senators to oppose repeal of the ACA. Read More...
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, was formed in the wake of the June 12th massacre of Pulse nightclub in Orlano. Read more...
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