House Minority Office

Press Releases

Date Title Representative
08/04/2022 Representative Driskell’s Reaction to Gov’s Interference in Hillsborough County Prosecutor’s Office Driskell
08/04/2022 Representative Chambliss Joins the Miami-Dade County Police Department to Address the Shootings in Goulds and West Perrine Chambliss
08/02/2022 Representative Skidmore’s Business Attire Clothing Drive in Partnership with Palm Beach State College Ends Aug. 3 Skidmore
07/28/2022 Representative McCurdy Partners with Local Church for Farm Share Distribution McCurdy
07/27/2022 Representative Kevin Chambliss and Community Partners to go Door-to-Door after Florida City Drive-by Shooting Chambliss
07/22/2022 Democratic Legislators: Ron’s Rising Rents are Taking Floridians to the Breaking Point Nixon
07/20/2022 CORRECTED: Representative Hart Partners with Community Organizations for Farm Share & PPE Give-Away Hart
07/20/2022 Representative Hart Partners with Community Organizations for Farm Share & PPE Giveaway Hart
07/14/2022 UPDATED Media Advisory: Leader Driskell and Leader Book to Host Press Conference on Meeting with VP Harris on Abortion Rights Driskell
07/14/2022 Incoming House Minority Leader Driskell and Senate Minority Leader Book to Host Press Conference on Meeting with Vice President Kamala Harris on Abortion Rights Driskell
07/11/2022 El representante Carlos Guillermo Smith les invita a una actualización de salud de la comunidad sobre los brotes de meningococo y viruela del mono Smith
07/11/2022 Rep. Carlos Guillermo Smith Hosting Community Health Update on Meningococcal & Monkeypox Outbreaks Smith
07/11/2022 Representative Dan Daley Attends the Celebration of the First Significant Gun Safety Legislation in Decades Daley
07/08/2022 Florida House Democratic Leader-Designate Fentrice Driskell Meets with Vice President Kamala Harris on Abortion Rights Driskell
07/08/2022 Representative Skidmore Hosting Business Attire Clothing Drive in Partnership with Palm Beach State College Skidmore
07/08/2022 La presidenta designada democrática Fentrice Driskell se reunirá con la vicepresidenta Kamala Harris para hablar sobre el derecho al aborto Driskell
07/08/2022 CORRECTION: Leader-Designate Driskell to Meet with Vice President Kamala Harris on Abortion Rights Driskell
07/08/2022 Florida House Democratic Leader-Designate Fentrice Driskell to Meet with Vice President Kamala Harris on Abortion Rights Driskell
06/30/2022 Representative Hinson on Judge’s Injunction Against Unconstitutional HB 5 Hinson
06/27/2022 “Miya’s Law” Becomes Law in Florida Bartleman
06/24/2022 Representative Daley Responses to Congress Passing First Significant Gun Safety Legislation in Decades Daley
06/24/2022 Round 3: House Democrats Respond to SCOTUS Overturning Roe v. Wade Caucus
06/24/2022 Additional House Democrats Respond to SCOTUS Overturning Roe v. Wade Caucus
06/24/2022 House Democrats Respond to SCOTUS Overturning Roe v. Wade Caucus
06/23/2022 Representative Fentrice Driskell Reaction to SCOTUS Gun Ruling Driskell
06/17/2022 Representative Fentrice Driskell on Anti-Immigration Bill Driskell
06/17/2022 ‘Operación Pedro Pan hubiera sido ilegal’: Demócratas en la Cámara Baja de Florida reaccionan a la nueva ley antinmigrante Caucus
06/17/2022 Florida House Democrats on Anti-Immigration Bill Caucus
06/17/2022 Representative Thompson Responds to Jesse Panuccio Comments Thompson
06/16/2022 Representative Morales's Down Syndrome Specialty License Plate Signed into Law Morales
06/16/2022 Representative Dr. James Bush III Invites All to Soul of Miami Ribbon Cutting Bush
06/16/2022 Representative Daisy Morales Partners with Farm Share and Community Organizations for Free Food Giveaway Morales
06/10/2022 Representative Thompson Invites Everyone to a Celebration of Juneteenth and the Installation of the Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune Statue in Statuary Hall Thompson
06/10/2022 Democratic Lawmakers React to Call for Special Session on Gun Law Reform Caucus
06/09/2022 Democratic Lawmakers Talk About Call for Special Session on Gun Law Reforms Caucus
06/09/2022 Representative Morales’ Disabled Veterans Bill Becomes Law Morales
06/09/2022 Representative Edmonds to Host Farm Share Event Edmonds
06/09/2022 Rep. Morales Calls on Gov. DeSantis to Honor Down Syndrome Community During Special Olympics USA Games with Specialty Plate Bill Signing Morales
06/08/2022 School Safety Bill Enhancing the “Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Act” Signed by Governor DeSantis Hunschofsky
06/07/2022 Democratic Lawmakers Talk About Call for Special Session on Gun Law Reforms Caucus
06/03/2022 Representative Anika T. Omphroy Statement on Budget Signing Omphroy
06/03/2022 Representative Yvonne Hinson Reacts to Budget Signing Hinson
06/02/2022 Representative Ben Diamond on Governor’s Veto of USF Environmental and Oceanographic Sciences Research & Teaching Facility Funding Diamond
06/02/2022 State Representative Allison Tant on the Veto of Critical Funds for Floridians Tant
06/02/2022 House Democrats Respond to Budget Signing Caucus
06/01/2022 Representative Geller Calls for Special Session to Make Florida Safer Geller
06/01/2022 Senator Lori Berman and Representative Kelly Skidmore to Refile Risk Protection Order Bill Skidmore
05/27/2022 Governor Signs Bill to Accelerate Upgrades to South Florida’s Aging Flood Control System Bartleman
05/27/2022 HB 837 – Hurricane Loss Mitigation Program Signed Into Law Willhite
05/25/2022 House Democratic Caucus Offers Media Availability Caucus
05/25/2022 Representative Dan Daley Issues Statement on the Mass Shooting in Uvalde, Texas Daley
05/24/2022 Florida House Democrats on Expanded Special Session Scope Caucus
05/24/2022 Senate & House Democrats to Hold Press Conference on the Homeowner Assistance Fund Eskamani
05/24/2022 Representative Fentrice Driskell Elected Leader Designate for the 2022-2024 Term Driskell
05/23/2022 RECORDATORIO: Rueda de prensa sobre la sesión especial en la Cámara Baja de Florida Valdés
05/20/2022 Florida Legislative Black Caucus Members & Statewide Partners to Launch “Stay W.O.K.E. Go Vote” Campaign on May 21st Nixon
05/20/2022 Rueda de prensa sobre la sesión especial en la Cámara Baja de Florida Valdés
05/17/2022 Tax Reduction for Uninhabitable Dwellings by Rep. Woodson Included in Taxation Bill Woodson
05/17/2022 Representative Angie Nixon Joins Mothers of Children Killed by Gun Violence on the Steps of Jacksonville City Hall Nixon
05/17/2022 House Democrats & Community Advocate to Hold Press Conference on Renters’ Issues Ahead of Special Session Eskamani
05/16/2022 Law Enforcement Safety Idea Sponsored by Rep. Willhite Becomes Law Willhite
05/13/2022 Representative Angie Nixon Issues Statement on Secretary of State Appointment Nixon
05/13/2022 Town Hall Tuesday with Representative Chambliss Chambliss
05/12/2022 Leader Evan Jenne Issues Statement on Leader-Designate Alexander Not Seeking Reelection Jenne
05/11/2022 Redistricting Ranking Members Respond to Court’s Decision on New Congressional Districts Caucus
05/11/2022 Representative Andrew Learned and Others Request Governor DeSantis to Add Russian Divestments to the Agenda for Special Session Learned
05/09/2022 Florida Legislative Jewish Caucus Shares a Tragic and Significant Loss and Resolves to Rebuild Gottlieb
05/09/2022 Representante Angie Nixon publica datos sobre impuestos a las ganancias de corporaciones y llama a la transparencia Nixon
05/09/2022 Representative Angie Nixon Releases Data on Corporate Income Taxes, Calls for Transparency Nixon
05/09/2022 Town Hall Meetings with Representative Robinson Robinson
05/04/2022 State Representative Yvonne Hinson Hosts Big Brothers Big Sisters Launch in Marion County Hinson
05/03/2022 House Representative Jervonte Edmonds Office Opening May 4, 2022 Edmonds
05/02/2022 House Democratic Caucus Offers Media Availability Focused on Leaked SCOTUS Opinion Caucus
05/02/2022 Town Hall Tuesdays with Representative Chambliss Chambliss
04/29/2022 Representative Hart Responds to the Arrest of Correctional Officers Hart
04/28/2022 Rep. Anna V. Eskamani & Legislative Democrats Call for Relief for Renters During Special Session Eskamani
04/27/2022 Clarification: Calling all Homeowners: State Lawmakers to Hold Virtual Workshop on State Resources Available to Homeowners in Need of Assistance Hart
04/27/2022 Calling all Homeowners: State Lawmakers to Hold Virtual Workshop on State Resources Available to Homeowners in Need of Assistance Hart
04/25/2022 Rep. Davis on New Elections Law Davis
04/25/2022 House Democrats on New Elections Law Caucus
04/25/2022 Representante Morales Auspiciara su Oficina Móvil en el Centro Comunitario de Taft, este Miércoles Morales
04/22/2022 CORRECTION: Representative Campbell’s Response to the Congressional Redistricting Map Signed into Law Campbell
04/22/2022 Representative Campbell’s Response to the Congressional Redistricting Map Signed into Law Campbell
04/22/2022 Representative McCurdy on HB 7 McCurdy
04/22/2022 Florida House Democrats Respond to Bills Signed Today by the Governor Caucus
04/22/2022 Tampa Bay Black Florida Legislators Respond to the Passage of the Governor’s Unconstitutional Congressional Maps Caucus
04/22/2022 Representative Morales to Host District Mobile Office Event at Taft Community Center Wednesday Morales
04/22/2022 South Florida Members of the Florida Legislative Black Caucus to Discuss the Governor’s Unconstitutional Congressional Maps Caucus
04/21/2022 Tampa Bay Black Florida Legislators Respond to the Passage of the Governor’s Unconstitutional Congressional Maps Caucus
04/21/2022 Representative Morales on the Passage of Governor DeSantis’ Congressional Map and the Dissolution of Disney's Special District Morales
04/21/2022 Official Statement from Representative Ben Diamond on the Passage of Governor DeSantis’ Congressional Map Diamond
04/21/2022 Democratic State Representatives Lead Protest Against DeSantis’ Congressional Redistricting Authoritarian Power Grab Nixon
04/21/2022 Leader Evan Jenne on Today’s House Session Jenne
04/20/2022 ‘Me siento como si estuviera en Cuba’: La representante Susan L. Valdés emite declaración sobre la redistribución electoral Valdés
04/19/2022 Representative Kamia Brown Issues Statement on Governor DeSantis’ Retaliation against Disney and Reedy Creek Brown
04/18/2022 Representative Chambliss Explains Absence from Special Session Chambliss
04/18/2022 Florida House Democrats on Property Insurance Special Session Caucus
04/18/2022 Florida House Democrats on Property Tax Special Session Caucus
04/18/2022 Representative Daley Issues Statement on the Final Night of Live Standardbred Racing at Pompano Park Daley
04/18/2022 Representative Hinson Draws the Line on Governor DeSantis’ Proposed Redistricting Map Hinson
04/14/2022 Florida House Democrats on 15-Week Abortion Ban Law Caucus
04/11/2022 Florida State Lawmakers and Congressman Crist Call Out Governor DeSantis for Big Business Tax Giveaways Caucus
04/08/2022 Representative Woodson’s Homeless Youth Bill Signed into Law Woodson
04/07/2022 Florida State Representative Marie Woodson on Historic SCOTUS Confirmation Woodson
04/07/2022 Representative Willhite’s Step-Therapy Protocols Bill Signed into Law Willhite
03/29/2022 Representative Angie Nixon Responds to Gov. DeSantis' Attempt to Eliminate Black Representation Nixon
03/29/2022 House Democrats Respond to Gov’s Veto of Congressional Maps Caucus
03/28/2022 House Democrats on Governor DeSantis Signing the “Don’t Say Gay” Bill Caucus
03/24/2022 Representative Nixon Requests State Data Regarding $624 Million Corporate Giveaway Due by May Nixon
03/24/2022 Representative Hunschofsky Honored with EPIC Award from Mental Health America of Southeast Florida Hunschofsky
03/23/2022 Legisladores estatales demócratas de Florida se expresan acerca de las audiencias de confirmación de SCOTUS Caucus
03/23/2022 Florida Democratic State Legislators on SCOTUS Confirmation Hearings Caucus
03/21/2022 Representative Morales & Florida Highway Safety & Motor Vehicles to Host Mobile Office Event in Meadow Woods Tuesday Morales
03/18/2022 Florida Legislative Black Caucus Elects New Leadership Team, Led by Representative Kamia Brown as Chairwoman Brown
03/18/2022 La Representante Daisy Morales y el Comisionado de la Ciudad de Orlando Tony Ortiz Auspician un Evento de Conciencia para el Autismo Morales
03/18/2022 State Representative Daisy Morales and Orlando City Commissioner Tony Ortiz to Host Autism Awareness Event Morales
03/14/2022 Representative Michele Rayner Reacts to Budget Rayner
03/13/2022 House Democratic Caucus Offers Media Availability Caucus
03/11/2022 La ley de Miya pasa al escritorio del gobernador para firma Bartleman
03/11/2022 Miya’s Law Moves to the Governor’s Desk Bartleman
03/11/2022 CLARIFIED TIME: Press Conference on “Miya’s Law" Bartleman
03/11/2022 Press Conference on “Miya’s Law,” Legislation to Expand Safety Measures for Florida’s Tenants Bartleman
03/11/2022 House Democratic Caucus Press Conference Following Session Caucus
03/10/2022 HB 7 Passes with Representative Benjamin’s Landmark Increase in African American Studies Benjamin
03/10/2022 Down Syndrome Specialty License Plate Passes the Florida Legislature Morales
03/10/2022 Florida House Democrats Welcome Newest Member Edmonds
03/10/2022 Representative Angie Nixon Responds to the Passage of HB 7 the “Don’t Say Race” Bill Nixon
03/10/2022 Rueda de prensa sobre legislación en la Cámara Baja de Florida Valdés
03/10/2022 Representative Benjamin and Representative Gottlieb Pass HB 265 with Bipartisan Support Benjamin
03/10/2022 Representative Willhite Acknowledges a Successful 2022 Legislative Session Willhite
03/09/2022 Representative Tracie Davis Passes Bill to Remove Statute of Limitations to Protect Our Children Davis
03/08/2022 Veteran Suicide Prevention Legislation Passes the Florida House Diamond
03/07/2022 Florida House Democrats Respond to State Surgeon General’s Detrimental Guidance Caucus
03/07/2022 Leader Jenne on DeSantis Admin’s Bigoted Anti-LGBTQ Statements Jenne
03/07/2022 Florida House Passes Bill Requiring Greater Transparency from State on Medicaid Managed Care Plan Data Bartleman
03/04/2022 Legislation to Allow Educational Opportunities for Disabled Veterans Passes the Florida Legislature and Heads to Governor Morales
03/04/2022 House Democratic Caucus Offers Media Availability Caucus
03/04/2022 Legislation Supporting Military Families Passes the Florida Legislature Hunschofsky
03/03/2022 Representative Dan Daley’s Bipartisan Memorial to Strengthen the Florida National Guard Passes on the House Floor Daley
03/03/2022 Representatives Hart, Valdés, and Omphroy Partner with State Organizations to Bring Attention to the Affordable Housing Crisis Hart
03/03/2022 State Representative Marie Woodson’s Homeless Youth Bill Passes on House Floor Woodson
03/03/2022 House Resolution by Representative Morales Recognizing Puerto Rican Heritage Day in Florida Published in House Journal Morales
03/03/2022 Rueda de prensa sobre legislación en la Cámara Baja de Florida Valdés
03/03/2022 El proyecto de ley de servicios de orientación de la representante Arrington se aprueba en la Cámara de Representantes de Florida Arrington
03/03/2022 Representative Arrington's Guidance Services Bill Passes on House Floor Arrington
03/03/2022 Leader Jenne on Florida Supreme Court Ruling Jenne
03/02/2022 Bill to Allow Educational Opportunities for Disabled Veterans Passes the House Morales
03/02/2022 Representative Angie Nixon Response to DeSantis Scolding of Students for Wearing Masks Nixon
03/02/2022 La Legislatura de Florida aprueba proyecto de ley para acelerar las actualizaciones del antiguo sistema de control de inundaciones del sur de la Florida Bartleman
03/02/2022 Florida Legislature Passes Bill to Accelerate Upgrades to South Florida’s Aging Flood Control System Bartleman
03/01/2022 Representative Campbell Honors Fallen Floridians & Their Families Through Co-Sponsoring of HB 577 & HB 701 Campbell
03/01/2022 Representative Woodson’s HB 131 Passes its Final Committee with Unanimous Support Woodson
02/25/2022 House Democratic Caucus Offers Media Availability Caucus
02/25/2022 Representative Nicholas X. Duran’s HB 173 Passes on House Floor Duran
02/25/2022 Representative Benjamin Gets Landmark Increase in African American Studies Attached to HB 7 Benjamin
02/25/2022 Representative Christine Hunschofsky Passes Legislation to Increase Access to Mental Health Care Hunschofsky
02/25/2022 Florida House Passes Bill Increasing Motor Vehicle Exemption During Bankruptcy Gottlieb
02/24/2022 Rueda de prensa sobre legislación en la Cámara Baja de Florida esta semana Valdés
02/24/2022 House Democratic Caucus Offers Media Availability Caucus
02/24/2022 Two of Representative Fentrice Driskell’s Bills Headed to the House Floor Driskell
02/23/2022 Representative Hart’s Parole Bill Passes Unanimously Out of its Final Committee Stop Hart
02/23/2022 House Democrats Respond to Dr. Ladapo’s Confirmation in the Senate Caucus
02/23/2022 Representative Nicholas X. Duran’s HB 91 Passes in Commerce Committee Duran
02/22/2022 Nursing Home Caregivers Lead Song & Prayer Vigil for Elderly Floridians Smith
02/22/2022 House Democratic Caucus Offers Media Availability Caucus
02/21/2022 Bill to Allow Educational Opportunities for Disabled Veterans Passes Final Committee Morales
02/21/2022 Veteran Suicide Prevention Training Legislation Clears Final Committee Stop, Heads to House Floor Diamond
02/21/2022 House Democrats and Commissioner Fried to Hold Press Conference on Discriminatory Anti-LGBTQ Bills Proposed by Florida Republicans Caucus
02/21/2022 Florida State Representatives Hart, Valdés, and Omphroy to Host Press Conference with Mothers of Sons Murdered in Prison to Discuss the Need for Criminal Justice Reform Hart
02/19/2022 House Democratic Caucus Offers Media Availability Caucus
02/18/2022 El Proyecto de ley 229 recibe apoyo unánime en el Comité de Educación y Empleo Arrington
02/18/2022 Conferencia de prensa sobre legislación en la Cámara esta semana Valdés
02/18/2022 HB 229 Receives Unanimous Support in the Education & Employment Committee Arrington
02/17/2022 Representative Hunschofsky's Sponsored Legislation Now Ready for House Floor Vote Hunschofsky
02/17/2022 Representative Woodson Moves Three Bills Through Committees with Unanimous Support Woodson
02/17/2022 Representative Yvonne Hinson Proposes HB 6105 Hinson
02/16/2022 House Democratic Caucus Offers Media Availability Caucus
02/16/2022 Senator Randolph Bracy, Representative Dotie Joseph, Florida AFL-CIO and the Florida Center for Fiscal and Economic Policy Host Press Conference Calling for Reform of Florida’s Broken Unemployment System Joseph
02/16/2022 House Democratic Leader Jenne & Ranking Member Duran Issue Statements on the Budget Jenne
02/16/2022 Representative Fentrice Driskell Responds to the Discovery of 45 Unmarked Cemeteries Throughout Tampa Bay Driskell
02/15/2022 House Democratic Caucus Offers Media Availability Caucus
02/15/2022 Representative Joseph Geller Issues Statement Geller
02/15/2022 4th Annual Refugee Day Celebration at Florida’s Capitol Woodson
02/15/2022 Representative Hart’s Parole Bill Passes Unanimously Out of Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Hart
02/15/2022 Representative Geraldine Thompson Salutes Back History Thompson
02/15/2022 Representative Susan L. Valdés Issues Statement on the Unanimous Passage of House Memorial Condemning Human Rights Abuses in Cuba Valdés
02/14/2022 Representative Thompson and Senator Jones to Introduce Toxic Mold Protections Act Thompson
02/11/2022 House Democratic Caucus Members Offer Media Availability Caucus
02/11/2022 Representative Daley Issues Statement on the Anniversary of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas Tragedy Daley
02/10/2022 Representative Skidmore Responds to New Congressional Maps from the House Skidmore
02/10/2022 Representative Skidmore Responds to Florida Supreme Court Ruling Skidmore
02/09/2022 Representative Skidmore Issues Statement on Third Consecutive Congressional Redistricting Committee Meeting Cancellation Skidmore
02/09/2022 Energy Efficiency Sales Tax Holiday Passes Through the Ways & Means Committee Daley
02/09/2022 Three of Representative Fentrice Driskell’s Bills Pass First Committee Stops Driskell
02/08/2022 Representative Nicholas X. Duran’s HB 173 Passes in Education & Employment Committee Duran
02/08/2022 Lawmakers, Tenants, and Advocates to Highlight Florida’s Housing Crisis Smith
02/08/2022 Bill to Allow Educational Opportunities for Disabled Veterans Passes Third Committee Morales
02/08/2022 Representative Hart’s Parole Bill Passes Out of Criminal Justice and Public Safety Subcommittee Hart
02/08/2022 Representative Kristen Arrington and Senator Gary Farmer Holding Trans Youth+ Speak Out Press Conference with the Florida Coalition for Trans Liberation Arrington
02/07/2022 Representative Nixon’s HB 1319 Passes Early Learning and Secondary Education Subcommittee Nixon
02/07/2022 State Representative Marie Woodson’s HB 1577 Passes its First Committee with Unanimous Support Woodson
02/07/2022 Local Leaders Across Florida Sound Alarm on Legislative Session Eskamani
02/04/2022 House Democratic Leader Jenne Offers Media Availability Caucus
02/04/2022 Representative Fentrice Driskell Responds to HBCU Bomb Threats Nationwide Driskell
02/03/2022 Representative Ben Diamond to Host Roundtable Discussion with Pinellas County Veterans on Improving Florida’s Veteran Suicide Prevention Efforts Diamond
02/03/2022 Representative Valdés’ HB 1407 Passes Post-Secondary Education & Lifelong Learning Subcommittee Valdés
02/03/2022 Representative Duran’s HB 91 Passes in Tourism, Infrastructure, and Energy Subcommittee Duran
02/02/2022 Representative Tracie Davis’ HB 159 Passes on House Floor Davis
02/02/2022 House Democratic Caucus Offers Media Availability Following Redistricting Vote Caucus
02/02/2022 HB 229 Recibe Apoyo Unánime en el Subcomité de Educación Secundaria y Desarrollo Profesional Arrington
02/02/2022 HB 229 Receives Unanimous Support in the Secondary Education & Career Development Subcommittee Arrington
02/02/2022 Representative Duran’s HB 173 Passes out of Secondary Education & Career Development Subcommittee Duran
02/01/2022 Florida House Democrats Hold Press Conference Following Session Caucus
02/01/2022 Representative Tracie Davis Condemns Bomb Threats at More than a Dozen HBCUs Davis
01/31/2022 Representatives Skidmore, Grieco and Senator Book Join Student Advocates to Combat Period Poverty Skidmore
01/30/2022 House Democratic Caucus Offers Media Availability Caucus
01/28/2022 House Democratic Leader Jenne on Seating of Representative Daryl Campbell Jenne
01/26/2022 Democratic Softball Team Celebrates Historic Victory Democrats
01/26/2022 CORRECTION: Senator Taddeo And Representative Valdés Join Student Advocates to Ensure Food Security at College Campuses Valdés
01/26/2022 Senator Taddeo And Representative Valdés Join Student Advocates to Ensure Food Security at College Campuses Valdés
01/26/2022 Representative Hunschofsky Successfully Passes Five Bills Out of First and Second Committees Hunschofsky
01/25/2022 Senator Taddeo, Representative Goff-Marcil and Representative Thompson Join Voting Rights Activists to Discuss Critical Voting Rights Bills Thompson
01/25/2022 Representative Duran’s HB 173 Passes in Early Learning & Elementary Education Subcommittee Duran
01/25/2022 Representative Fentrice Driskell Champions Education-Forward Policy Agenda for 2022 Legislative Session Driskell
01/24/2022 State Legislators Join Advocates in Call to Address Florida’s High Uninsured Rate Thompson
01/21/2022 House Democratic Caucus Offers Media Availability With Leader Jenne, Leader-Designate Alexander, and Rep. Driskell Caucus
01/21/2022 Representative Joseph to Hold Press Conference on HB 725 Joseph
01/21/2022 Miami Dade House Members Hold Press Conference Regarding Retention of Electronic Ballot Images Geller
01/20/2022 New Measure Would Address Unchecked Wage Theft in Florida Nixon
01/19/2022 House Democrats Respond to HB 5 Passing Committee Today Caucus
01/19/2022 Representatives Bartleman, Bussata Cabrera on Legislation to Expedite Upgrades to South Florida’s Aging Flood Control System Challenged by Sea Level Rise Bartleman
01/18/2022 Representative Willhite and Senator Audrey Gibson Join to Strengthen Protections for Residents in Nursing Homes Willhite
01/18/2022 Representative Travis McCurdy Partners with Community Organizations for Free COVID-19 Testing McCurdy
01/18/2022 Representatives Robin Bartleman, Demi Busatta Cabrera and Senator Ana Maria Rodriguez File Legislation to Expedite Upgrades to South Florida’s Aging Flood Control System Bartleman
01/18/2022 Representative McCurdy’s HB 369 Passes Out of Tourism, Infrastructure & Energy Subcommittee McCurdy
01/14/2022 House Democratic Caucus Offers Media Availability With Leader Jenne, Leader-Designate Alexander, and Rep. Driskell Caucus
01/14/2022 Senator Farmer and Representative Nixon File Legislation to Filter Lead Out of School Drinking Water Nixon
01/14/2022 Representative Tracie Davis’ HB 159 Passes in State Affairs Committee Davis
01/12/2022 Rep. Carlos Guillermo Smith & Sen. Audrey Gibson to host Nursing Home Reform bills Press Conference Smith
01/12/2022 Representative Hunschofsky and Parkland Parent Tony Montalto to Present Student Mental Health Bill in Committee Hunschofsky
01/12/2022 La representante Arrington y el senador Jones presentan legislación para crear un registro de maltratadores de animales Arrington
01/12/2022 Representative Arrington and Senator Jones Introduce Legislation to Create an Animal Abuser Registry Arrington
01/12/2022 Senator Torres & Representative Nixon File Legislation to Increase Housing Security for Florida’s Children Nixon
01/12/2022 Pre-K Education Press Conference Today at 12:30pm Nixon
01/12/2022 Representative Diamond and Senator Burgess File Bipartisan Legislation to Prevent Veteran Suicide in Florida Diamond
01/12/2022 Florida State Representative Yvonne Hinson to Hold Press Conference on Cannabis Legalization Legislation Hinson
01/12/2022 Representative Bush Named 2022 Grand Marshall for Miami-Dade MLK Parade Celebration Bush
01/12/2022 Representative Hinson and Senator Torres File Health Care Transparency Act Hinson
01/10/2022 Representative Ben Diamond and Senator Jeff Brandes File Legislation to Prevent Environmental Disasters from Phosphogypsum Stacks Diamond
01/10/2022 Senator Polsky and Representative Skidmore File Pediatric CPR Bill Skidmore
01/07/2022 State Legislators & Community Leaders Hold Virtual Rally to Demand People Centered Policies in the 2022 Session Nixon
01/07/2022 Representative Arrington and Leader Book Introduce Legislation to Ban Cosmetic Testing on Animals Arrington
01/07/2022 House Democratic Caucus Ranking Members Send Letters of Concern to Redistricting Chairs Caucus
01/07/2022 Representative Morales and Senator Berman Files Legislation to Require FDLE and FDOT to Implement an Active Shooter Alert System Morales
01/07/2022 Representative Hinson and Senator Gibson File “Energy Equity Task Force” Bill Hinson
01/07/2022 Senator Loranne Ausley and Representative Ben Diamond File the Brighter Future Act, Early Learning Scholarship Program Diamond
01/07/2022 House Democratic Caucus Offers Media Availability With Leader Jenne, Leader-Designate Alexander, and Rep. Driskell Caucus
01/07/2022 Representative Dan Daley Files Legislation to Allow for Harness Racing in the State of Florida Daley
01/06/2022 Representative Bartleman and Senator Rodriguez File Legislation to Expedite Upgrades to South Florida’s Aging Flood Control System Challenged by Sea Level Rise Bartleman
01/06/2022 Sen. Polsky and Rep. Diamond File Bills to Safeguard Legislative Representation and Ensure Access to Vote-By-Mail Ballots for All Floridians Diamond
01/05/2022 Representative Slosberg-King and Senator Taddeo File the “Penny Bautista Act” To Ban Cruel Unattended Tethering Of Dogs And Cats Slosberg-King
01/05/2022 Representative Ben Diamond, Senator Tina Polsky, Broward County Supervisor of Elections Joe Scott, and League of Women Voters President Cecile Scoon to Discuss Special Elections and Pro-Democracy Voting Rights Legislation Diamond
01/05/2022 Statements from House Democratic Representatives on the Anniversary of the January 6th Insurrection Caucus
01/04/2022 Representative Tracie Davis Responds to Governor’s Press Conference in Duval County Davis
01/04/2022 Representatives Nixon & Alexander Denounce Arrest at Governor’s Press Conference in Jacksonville Nixon
01/04/2022 Crime Victims Applaud Senator Shevrin Jones and Rep Kevin Chambliss for Crime Victim Job Protections Bill Chambliss
12/28/2021 Representative Susan L. Valdés and Representative Dianne Hart to Host Upcoming Redistricting Town Hall Meeting Valdés
12/28/2021 Representative Kristen Arrington and Senator Victor M. Torres, Jr. Introduce Legislation to Prevent HOA Fines from Becoming Liens Arrington
12/21/2021 Representative Dan Daley Files Legislation to Expand Educational Opportunities for Florida National Guard Members Daley
12/21/2021 Representative Dan Daley Sends Letter to DBPR’s Secretary Brown Regarding Court’s Ruling on the Seminole Compact Daley
12/20/2021 Representative Dan Daley Files Legislative Idea Proposed By High School Students Daley
12/17/2021 Representative Geraldine F. Thompson Reacts to Assertions of 'State-Sanctioned Racism' Thompson
12/16/2021 Senator Gary Farmer & Representative Carlos G. Smith Demand Governor Ron DeSantis Declare a State of Emergency on Housing Affordability Smith
12/16/2021 Representative Bartleman and Senator Jones File Legislation to Address Health Care Disparities in Florida’s Medicaid Program Bartleman
12/15/2021 Representative Christine Hunschofsky Partners with the City of Coconut Creek and Farm Share for a Drive-Thru Food Distribution Hunschofsky
12/14/2021 Representative Christine Hunschofsky and Senator Gayle Harrell File Legislation to Improve Mental Health Services in Florida Schools Hunschofsky
12/13/2021 Senator Polsky and Representative Slosberg File Bill Expanding Protections Against Hate Crimes Slosberg
12/13/2021 Representative Daisy Morales Partners with Farm Share and Community Organizations for Free Food Giveaway Morales
12/13/2021 Representative Dianne Hart Partners with Community Organizations for a Christmas Toy Giveaway Hart
12/09/2021 House Democrats React to Governor’s Budget Proposals Caucus
12/09/2021 UPDATED LINK: House Democrats React to Governor’s Budget Proposals Caucus
12/09/2021 Reminder: House Democrats React to Governor’s Budget Proposals Caucus
12/08/2021 Florida Legislators File HB 1 Repeal Nixon
12/08/2021 Representative Matt Willhite’s Statement on Palm Beach County Legislative Delegation’s Vote on Village of Loxahatchee Local Bill Willhite
12/07/2021 Representative Robin Bartleman and Senator Lori Berman Re-Introduce Legislation to Protect Victims’ Privacy and Anonymity Bartleman
12/07/2021 Representative Daisy Morales’ Down Syndrome Specialty License Plate Passes First Committee Morales
12/07/2021 Representative Dan Daley Files Legislation to Provide Information on Health Care Coverage for Children Daley
12/07/2021 State Representative Yvonne Hinson Partners with CareerSource CLM and City Councilman Ire Bethea, Sr. to Host Job Fair Hinson
12/07/2021 Bill to Allow Educational Opportunities for Disabled Veterans Passes First Committee Morales
12/07/2021 Senator Lori Berman and Representative Michael Grieco File “Greyson’s Law” Grieco
12/07/2021 Florida Legislature Aims to Provide Public Records Exemption for Law Enforcement Officers and Vehicles Willhite
12/07/2021 House Democrats Push for a People-Centered Budget Caucus
12/07/2021 Representative Dan Daley and Senator Janet Cruz File Legislation to Prohibit Discrimination against Military Spouses Daley
12/07/2021 CORRECTION: Representative Thompson Invites All to Honor the Life and Legacy of Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune Thompson
12/07/2021 Representative Geraldine Thompson Invites All to Honor the Life and Legacy of Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune Thompson
12/07/2021 Representative Gottlieb’s Statement on Supreme Court Ruling Gottlieb
12/07/2021 Representative Grieco and Senator Pizzo File Bill to Require Florida Landlords to Provide Air Conditioning Grieco
11/30/2021 Representative Robin Bartleman and Senator Linda Stewart File Legislation in Memory of Miya Marcano Bartleman
11/30/2021 CORRECTION: Representative Andrew Learned to Hold Press Conference with Representative Spencer Roach on Cannabis Regulation Legislation Learned
11/30/2021 Representative Andrew Learned to Hold Press Conference with Representative Spencer Roach on Cannabis Regulation Legislation Learned
11/30/2021 Representative Angie Nixon on Pandemic-EBT Funding Nixon
11/29/2021 Legislators, and Advocates to Discuss Reproductive Health Care Protection Act on National Day of Action to Defend Roe V. Wade Diamond
11/29/2021 Representative Davis and Senator Berman to Host Press Conference on Legislation Advancing Equity Davis
11/29/2021 Update: Senator Lori Berman, Representative Ben Diamond, Legislators, and Advocates to Discuss Reproductive Health Care Protection Act on National Day of Action to Defend Roe V. Wade Diamond
11/29/2021 Leader Jenne’s Statement About the House Redistricting Maps Jenne
11/29/2021 Florida State Representative Dianne Hart to Hold Press Conference with Hillsborough County Youth on Police Interactions and the Florida Prison System Hart
11/28/2021 House Democratic Caucus Offers Media Availability With Co-Leader Jenne Caucus
11/23/2021 Representatives Learned and Roach File HB 679, Bipartisan Legislation for Medical Marijuana and Hemp Regulation Learned
11/22/2021 Representative Casello and Senator Berman Introduce Emergency Shelters Preparedness Act to Harden Florida Against Extreme Weather Events Casello
11/22/2021 Representative Dan Daley Leads Bipartisan Effort to Urge Congress to Strengthen the Florida National Guard Daley
11/22/2021 Discounts for Active Military Service Members and Veterans Looking to Obtain Hunting & Fishing Licenses Willhite
11/22/2021 Florida House Minority Leader Bobby DuBose Statement on Groveland Four Exoneration DuBose
11/18/2021 CORRECTION: House Democratic Caucus Leadership Reacts to Special Session Bill Signing Caucus
11/18/2021 Rep. Learned Reacts to Special Session Bill Signing in Brandon Learned
11/18/2021 House Democratic Caucus Members React to Special Session Bill Signing Caucus
11/17/2021 House Democrats Hold Press Conference Following Special Session Caucus
11/16/2021 Update: Commissioner Fried, Representative Daley, Senator Polsky and Fred Guttenberg to Speak on ‘Jaime’s Law’ Daley
11/16/2021 Representative Michele Rayner Responds to Her Amendment Being Ruled Out During Florida’s Special Session Rayner
11/16/2021 House Democrats Hold Press Conference to Discuss Special Session Caucus
11/16/2021 Representative Daley, Senator Polsky and Fred Guttenberg to Speak on ‘Jaime’s Law’ Daley
11/12/2021 Florida Legislators and Others Denounce Special Session Caucus
11/12/2021 Representative Robin Bartleman and Senator Linda Stewart File “Miya’s Law” to Improve Apartment Safety Bartleman
11/12/2021 House Democratic Caucus Offers Media Availability With Co-Leader Jenne & Representative Driskell Caucus
11/12/2021 Representative Dianne Hart Partners with Community Organizations for a Thanksgiving Food Give-away Hart
11/11/2021 Representative Geraldine Thompson Invites Constituents to a Free Paper Shredding Event Thompson
11/10/2021 Representative Christine Hunschofsky and Senator Janet Cruz File Legislation to Keep Military Spouses Working Hunschofsky
11/10/2021 Florida House Democrats’ Statements on Florida Senate’s New District Map Drafts Caucus
11/10/2021 Senator Berman and Representative Skidmore File Legislation Cracking Down on Human Trafficking Predators Skidmore
11/09/2021 Representative Robin Bartleman Awarded Legislator of the Year by Florida School Board Association Bartleman
11/08/2021 State Representative Susan L. Valdés, Senator Janet Cruz, and Hillsborough County Commissioner Harry Cohen to Host Town Hall Meeting Valdés
11/08/2021 Senator Linda Stewart and Representative Emily Slosberg File Bill Concerning Sexual Battery upon a Mentally Incapacitated Person Slosberg
11/05/2021 Florida Legislators to Discuss Ghost Gun Legislation Hunschofsky
11/04/2021 House Democrats Respond to Governor DeSantis’ OSHA Lawsuit Caucus
11/04/2021 Representative Yvonne Hinson and Senator Tina Polsky File Intellectual Freedom Bill Hinson
11/04/2021 Senator Tom Wright & Representative Dan Daley File Bipartisan Memorial to Urge Congress to Strengthen the Florida National Guard Daley
11/04/2021 Rep. Andrew Learned Responds to Governor DeSantis’ OSHA Lawsuit Learned
11/03/2021 Governor Contradicts Himself on Elections Issues DuBose
11/03/2021 Representative Kamia Brown on Guilty Verdict of Markeith Loyd Brown
11/03/2021 Representative Duran and Senator Garcia File Care of Students with Epilepsy or Seizure Disorder Legislation Duran
11/03/2021 Representative Casello and Senator Taddeo Re-File Legislation Aimed at Fighting Abuse of Florida’s Water Supply Casello
11/03/2021 Legislators look to Apply Limits to the Practice of Step Therapy Willhite
11/02/2021 Representative Hart and Senator Jones File Ava’s Law Hart
11/01/2021 SEN. ANNETTE TADDEO AND REP. CARLOS GUILLERMO SMITH ADVOCATE FOR SMALL BUSINESSES THROUGH SALES TAX HOLIDAY Smith
10/29/2021 Representative Michael Grieco Files Animal Abuse Bill Grieco
10/29/2021 Florida Legislators to Discuss Redistricting Caucus
10/29/2021 House Democratic Caucus Offers Media Availability with Co-Leader Jenne Caucus
10/29/2021 Representative Geraldine Thompson Invites Constituents to a Free Paper Shredding Event Thompson
10/28/2021 Governor’s Latest Attempt to Disenfranchise Florida’s Voters Caucus
10/27/2021 Representative Duran and Senator Rodriguez File Bill to Create Safer School Zones in Florida Duran
10/27/2021 State Representative Yvonne Hinson Partners with CareerSource NCFL to Host Job Fair Hinson
10/27/2021 Representante Kristen Arrington es elegida como presidenta de la delegación legislativa del condado de Osceola Arrington
10/27/2021 Representative Kristen Arrington Elected as Osceola County Legislative Delegation Chair Arrington
10/25/2021 Representative Hinson and Senator Berman File Safe Waterways Act Hinson
10/25/2021 State Representative Daisy Morales and Orlando City Commissioner Tony Ortiz to Host Job Fair Morales
10/21/2021 Florida House Minority Leader Bobby DuBose’s Statement on Special Session for Banning Vaccine Requirements DuBose
10/21/2021 Representative Goff-Marcil Reacts to Call for Special Session on Vaccine Mandate Ban Goff-Marcil
10/21/2021 Reacción de la representante Angie Nixon acerca de la sesión especial sobre el requerimiento de vacunación Nixon
10/21/2021 Representative Angie Nixon on Call for Vaccine Requirement Special Session Nixon
10/21/2021 CORRECTION: House Democratic Caucus Members React to Special Session Call Caucus
10/21/2021 House Democratic Caucus Members React to Special Session Call Caucus
10/21/2021 Representative Michael Grieco and Senator Linda Stewart File Legislation to Repeal Preemption on Single-Use Plastic Ban Grieco
10/19/2021 Rep. Geller and Sen. Taddeo File Legislation in Hopes of Promoting Fair Districts Geller
10/18/2021 Representative Duran and Senator Rodriguez File Bill to Build Generational Wealth for Working Class Families in Florida Duran
10/18/2021 Florida State Representative Dianne Hart, Senator Bobby Powell and Community Leaders Announce Filing of Anti-Slavery Resolution Hart
10/15/2021 CORRECTION: House Democratic Caucus Offers Media Availability With Co-Leader Jenne Caucus
10/15/2021 The Miami Foundation Launches “Protect Biscayne Bay” Specialty License Plate Duran
10/15/2021 House Democratic Caucus Offers Media Availability With Co-Leader Jenne Caucus
10/14/2021 La representante Kristen Arrington y el senador Victor M. Torres, Jr. presentan legislación para permitir el uso de marcadores de género no binarios en las identificaciones Arrington
10/14/2021 Representative Kristen Arrington and Senator Victor M. Torres, Jr. Introduce Legislation to Allow Non-Binary Gender Marker on IDs Arrington
10/14/2021 Senator Taddeo and Representative Daley Re-File Legislation to Repeal Unconstitutional Gun Regulation Restriction on Local Governments Daley
10/14/2021 Representative Davis and Senator Rouson to Hold Press Conference on Victims of Reform School Abuse Davis
10/13/2021 Sen. Annette Taddeo & Rep. Carlos Guillermo Smith File Legislation to Repeal Florida’s Local Minimum Wage and Earned Sick Time Preemption Law Smith
10/13/2021 Representative Joe Casello and Senator Lori Berman File Bill to Close Loophole in Driving While Impaired Statutes Casello
10/13/2021 Legislators Help Prisoners Reintegrate after Release Willhite
10/13/2021 Florida Lawmakers Introduce House & Senate Bills to Eliminate Inefficient, Uncollectible Fees Charged to Kids Duran
10/12/2021 CORRECTION: Representative Kristen Arrington and Senator Gary Farmer Holding Press Conference with the Florida Coalition for Trans Liberation on Legislation Affecting the Trans Community Arrington
10/12/2021 Representative Kristen Arrington and Senator Gary Farmer Holding Press Conference with the Florida Coalition for Trans Liberation on Legislation Affecting the Trans Community Arrington
10/12/2021 Statements by Elected Leon County State Officials on the Governor’s Latest State Government Overreach Caucus
10/11/2021 State Representative Susan L. Valdés to Host ‘Period Drive’ Event Valdés
10/08/2021 House Democratic Caucus Offers Media Availability With Co-Leader Jenne Caucus
10/08/2021 Florida Hate Crimes Coalition, Sen. Berman, & Rep. Geller Holding Press Conference on Hate Crime Legislation Geller
10/08/2021 Senator Tina Polsky and Representative Kelly Skidmore File Fee Waiver for Students Living in Recovery Residences Skidmore
10/08/2021 Florida Hate Crimes Coalition, Sen. Berman, & Rep. Geller Holding Press Conference on Hate Crime Legislation Geller
10/07/2021 CORRECTION: House Democrats Respond to BoE Sanctions Caucus
10/07/2021 House Democrats Respond to BoE Sanctions Caucus
10/07/2021 Legislators Say No to Cashless Shops Willhite
10/05/2021 Senator Berman and Representative Davis File Legislation to Advance Racial Equity Davis
10/05/2021 Representante Angie Nixon se expresa sobre la incapacidad de Florida para utilizarlos fondos de ayuda COVID-19 para la educación pública Nixon
10/05/2021 Representative Angie Nixon on Florida’s Failure to Draw Down COVID-19 Relief Funds for Public Education Nixon
10/05/2021 La representante Kristen Arrington y el senador Randolph Bracy presentan legislación para mejorar los servicios de orientación Arrington
10/05/2021 Representative Kristen Arrington and Senator Randolph Bracy Introduce Legislation to Improve Guidance Services Arrington
10/05/2021 Senator Ileana Garcia and Representative Nicholas Duran File Bill to Expand College Tuition Fee Exemption Eligibility for Students in Out-of-Home Care Duran
10/04/2021 Representative Christine Hunschofsky to Host Online Panel with Erin Collins, Executive Director of Florida Alliance to End Human Trafficking Hunschofsky
10/01/2021 Representative Allison Tant Celebrates Florida State Parks License Plate Available for Preorder Tant
09/30/2021 State Representative Kevin Chambliss and South Dade NAACP Announce Education Forum Chambliss
09/30/2021 Representative Angie Nixon on SJR 382: a Bill to Reduce the Minimum Wage for Certain Workers Nixon
09/29/2021 Representatives Thad Altman and Emily Slosberg File Bill Authorizing Photographic Enforcement of School Bus Safety Slosberg
09/27/2021 Representative Dan Daley Files Energy Efficiency Sales Tax Holiday Daley
09/24/2021 Central Florida Lawmakers File Bill to Designate Road in Honor of Former Representative Dr. Alzo Reddick McCurdy
09/24/2021 Representative Michael Grieco Files Bill to Provide Legal Access to Psilocybin in Florida Grieco
09/24/2021 CORRECTION: Representative Skidmore Serves as Panelist for Ocean Climate Action at Climate Week NYC 2021 Skidmore
09/24/2021 Representative Michael Grieco Files Bill to Repeal State Preemption on Vacation Rentals Grieco
09/24/2021 Representative Skidmore Serves as Panelist for Ocean Climate Action at Climate Week NYC 2021 Skidmore
09/23/2021 State Representative Kevin Chambliss Stands in Support of Women’s Right to Choose Chambliss
09/23/2021 Senator Polsky and Representative Daley File ‘Jaime’s Law,’ Requiring Background Checks on Sales of Ammunition Daley
09/23/2021 State Representative Kevin Chambliss’s Statement Regarding the Situation at the Southern Border Chambliss
09/22/2021 Representative Tracie Davis Partners with Magnolia Project and Healthy Start to Host Annual Community Baby Shower Davis
09/22/2021 State Representative Marie Woodson, State Senator Shevrin Jones, and State Representative Dotie Joseph React to the Humanitarian Crisis Taking Place at the U.S. Southern Border Woodson
09/22/2021 Statements by Florida House Democrats on First Texas-Style Abortion Bill Filed in Florida Caucus
09/22/2021 House Democrats React to Key Parts of “Anti-Sanctuary Cities” Law Being Struck Down in Federal Court Caucus
09/22/2021 Representative Michael Grieco Joins Senate Democratic Leader Lauren Book in Filing Bill Requiring Florida Schools to Make Feminine Hygiene Products Available at No Charge Grieco
09/22/2021 Bipartisan Response to Veteran Suicide Willhite
09/22/2021 Representative Hart Refiles Criminal Justice Reform Bills Hart
09/21/2021 State Representative Marie Woodson and State Senator Shevrin Jones to Hold a Joint Press Conference about the Humanitarian Crisis at the U.S. Southern Border Woodson
09/17/2021 Representative Kevin Chambliss Announces His Education Bill Chambliss
09/17/2021 House Democratic Caucus Offers Media Availability with Co-Leader Jenne and Representative Driskell Caucus
09/15/2021 Florida Representative Bobby DuBose Receives Superhero Award for Bill Eliminating Seclusion and Limiting Restraints for Children with Disabilities DuBose
09/15/2021 Representative Tracie Davis Partners with Community Organizations and Farm Share for a Free Food Giveaway Davis
09/15/2021 State Representative Kevin Chambliss Named Democratic Ranking Member of the Government Operations Subcommittee Chambliss
09/14/2021 Representative Joseph Geller’s Statement on Being Named Ranking Member of Redistricting Committee Geller
09/14/2021 Representative Willhite Named Ranking Member of Rules Committee Willhite
09/14/2021 Representative Geraldine Thompson Named Ranking Democrat on Two Committees Thompson
09/14/2021 State Representative Skidmore Appointed as the Ranking Democratic Member to the Congressional Redistricting Subcommittee Skidmore
09/14/2021 Representative Duran Named Ranking Member of Appropriations Committee Duran
09/14/2021 State Representative Emily Slosberg appointed ranking member of the House Pandemics & Emergencies Committee Slosberg
09/14/2021 House Democratic Leadership on House Committee Ranking Member Assignments Caucus
09/13/2021 State Representatives Kevin Chambliss & Scott Plakon Announce Their Submission of the Bipartisan Occupational Licensing Bill Chambliss
09/10/2021 Florida Democrats to Governor DeSantis: Apply for the Federal Government’s Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer Program Nixon
09/10/2021 South Dade Haitian Relief Task Force Engages in Workshops to Help Support Haitian Community Chambliss
09/09/2021 Shameful: Florida House Democrats React to Florida Being Only State Not Taking Federal Relief for Hungry Kids Caucus
09/09/2021 House Democratic Caucus Members Respond to Federal Judge Striking Down Florida’s Bad Anti-Protest Law Caucus
09/09/2021 Representative Daley Responds to Florida Supreme Court Decision to Hear Case Challenging Law Penalizing Local Officials Who Approve Gun-Related Regulations Daley
09/09/2021 State Legislators Call for Mask Mandates and Transparency Inside Florida’s Correctional Facilities Hart
09/09/2021 Representative Tracie Davis Partners with Magnolia Project and Healthy Start to Host Annual Community Baby Shower Davis
09/08/2021 State Representative Nicholas Duran Writes Letter Urging Congress to Expand Medicaid Duran
09/03/2021 State Representative Daisy Morales Appointed to Congressional Redistricting Subcommittee Morales
09/03/2021 Representative Fentrice Driskell Appointed to Redistricting Committee Driskell
09/03/2021 Representative Skidmore and Senator Polsky Host Bill Writing Contest Skidmore
09/02/2021 Statements by Florida House Democrats on Right to Choose Caucus
08/31/2021 CGS Sues Florida Department of Health over Failure to Release COVID-19 Data Smith
08/31/2021 House Democratic Caucus Members Respond to Rep. Sabatini’s Call to Ban All Mask & Vaccine Requirements Caucus
08/31/2021 Representative Willhite Refiles House Memorial Recognizing Veteran Suicide Willhite
08/31/2021 Representative Hart Convenes Meeting of the Hillsborough County Legislative Delegation Hart
08/30/2021 Representative Matt Willhite Teams with Palm Beach County Cares to Collect Supplies for Haiti Willhite
08/30/2021 State Representative Marie Woodson Travels to Haiti with Envoy to Address Political and Humanitarian Crisis in the Nation Woodson
08/27/2021 House Democratic Caucus Members Respond to Judge Cooper’s Ruling Against DeSantis Attempt to Ban Mask Requirements in Schools Caucus
08/26/2021 Representative Skidmore Hosts Fourth District Dialogue to Discuss the Blue Economy Skidmore
08/26/2021 VIDEO: Representative Tracie Davis Joins United Faculty of Florida & Building Back Together in Support of President Biden’s Free Community College Plan Davis
08/25/2021 Representative Michael Grieco Files Bill to Create Criminal Penalties for Fraudulent Vaccine Verification Grieco
08/24/2021 State Representative Kevin Chambliss & U.S. Congressman Carlos Gimenez’s “South Dade Haitian Relief Task Force” Chambliss
08/24/2021 Central Florida Lawmakers File Bill to Designate Road in Honor of Former Representative Dr. Alzo Reddick McCurdy
08/24/2021 Representative Geraldine Thompson Seeks Timely and Fair Resolution of Ethics Complaint Filed by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement with the Florida Commission on Ethics Thompson
08/23/2021 State Representative Tracie Davis Issues Statement Supporting Duval County School Board’s Leadership Davis
08/19/2021 State Representative Kevin Chambliss’s Response to the Earthquake in Haiti and Focus on Collaborative Relief Efforts Chambliss
08/16/2021 Representative Hart and Senator Rouson Host Virtual Annual Appropriations Workshop Hart
08/12/2021 State Representative Yvonne Hinson Welcomed by the University of Florida Hinson
08/12/2021 State Representative Travaris McCurdy Writes Letter Urging President Biden to Protect Florida Students and School Boards McCurdy
08/11/2021 State Representative Yvonne Hinson Issues Statement Supporting Alachua County School Board’s Leadership Hinson
08/11/2021 House Democratic Caucus Members Call For Return of Daily Reporting from the Florida Department of Health Caucus
08/11/2021 State Representative Yvonne Hinson Releases Statement Supporting Gainesville City Commission Lawsuit Hinson
08/10/2021 State Representative Robin Bartleman Issues Statement Applauding Broward County School Board’s Leadership Bartleman
08/10/2021 State Representative Tracie Davis Honored with 2021 Legislative Appreciation Award Davis
08/10/2021 House Democratic Caucus Members Respond to Governor DeSantis’ Orders Putting Children at Risk Caucus
08/09/2021 Representative Dianne Hart Joins Press Conference Opening New Traffic Light at MLK Blvd and 26th Street in Tampa Hart
08/06/2021 Representative Skidmore Hosts Third District Dialogue to Discuss Workforce Development Skidmore
08/02/2021 Florida Lawmakers to Join More than 100 State Legislators in Washington, D.C. to Call for Voting Rights Protections Caucus
08/02/2021 State Representative Susan L. Valdés to Host Annual ‘Back to School Fair’ Event Valdés
07/28/2021 Tomorrow - State Representative Anika T. Omphroy Hosts 2021 Uterine Fibroids Awareness Forum Omphroy
07/27/2021 Statement on the Florida Turnpike (SR 821) Widening from US 1 (South of Palm Drive) to Campbell Drive Chambliss
07/27/2021 State Representative Dr. James Bush III to Host Ground Breaking Ceremony for New City of Opa-Locka Police Station Bush
07/27/2021 State Representative Dianne Hart Responds to Article Detailing Ku Klux Klan Presence in Florida’s Prisons Hart
07/27/2021 State Representative Marie Woodson and Many Collaborators to Host a Prayer Vigil for Haiti Woodson
07/23/2021 Representative Skidmore Hosts Second District Dialogue to Discuss Equity and Inclusion in the Education System Skidmore
07/23/2021 State Representative Anika T. Omphroy Hosts 2021 Uterine Fibroids Awareness Forum Omphroy
07/22/2021 Representative Duran Issues Statement on Cuba Sanctions Duran
07/20/2021 Representative Daisy Morales Partners with Farm Share and Community Organizations for Free Food Giveaway Morales
07/20/2021 FDLE Ignores Groveland Four Exoneration Pleas, Retaliates Thompson
07/15/2021 Representative Angie Nixon Partners with Johnson YMCA for Farm Share Nixon
07/15/2021 State Representative Bush to Deliver Funding from the State to the Overtown Youth Center Bush
07/14/2021 CORRECTION: Representative Dianne Hart to Host a Criminal Justice Reform Roundtable with Legislators from Around the State Hart
07/14/2021 Representative Dianne Hart to Host a Criminal Justice Reform Roundtable with Legislators from Around the State Hart
07/14/2021 CORRECTION: Representative Dianne Hart to Host a Criminal Justice Reform Roundtable with Legislators from Around the State Hart
07/13/2021 Government Agency Attacks Thompson
07/13/2021 State Representative Bush to Deliver Funding from the State to the Florida Children’s Initiative Food Security Project Bush
07/13/2021 State Representative Bush to Deliver Funding from the State to the New Horizon After School and Weekend Rehabilitative Program Bush
07/13/2021 State Representative Bush to Deliver Funding from the State to the Renewed Minds Educational Enrichment Program Bush
07/12/2021 Statement by Florida House Democratic Co-Leader Bobby DuBose on Protests in Cuba DuBose
07/09/2021 Florida House Speaker Chris Sprowls Appoints Representative Fentrice Driskell to Task Force on Abandoned African-American Cemeteries Driskell
07/08/2021 State Representative David Silvers’ Genetic Counseling Patient Protection Bill Signed into Law Silvers
07/08/2021 Deklarasyon Palman Demokrat Florid la sou asasina Prezidan Jovenel Moïse la Caucus
07/08/2021 Representative Benjamin Issues Statement on the Assassination of the President of Haiti Benjamin
07/07/2021 Statements by Florida House Democrats on the Assassination of President Jovenel Moïse Caucus
07/07/2021 Representative Skidmore Launches District Dialogues with a Community Discussion about Women’s Health Care Skidmore
07/07/2021 Representative Chambliss Will Be Hosting a Community Violence Legislative Workshop Chambliss
07/06/2021 Representative Chambliss to Host a Community Violence Legislative Workshop Chambliss
07/02/2021 Freshman State Representative Daisy Morales Celebrates Nearly 60 Bills Signed into Law Morales
07/02/2021 Freshman State Representative Marie Woodson’s Bills Signed into Law Woodson
07/01/2021 Florida House Democrats React to Shocking Veto Caucus
07/01/2021 Representative Morales Issues Statement on Telephone Solicitation Bill Signed into Law Morales
06/30/2021 Bipartisan Police Reform Bill Championed by Florida Legislative Black Caucus Signed Into Law Caucus
06/30/2021 Four Local Bills Increasing Transparency & Accountability of Special Taxing Districts Have Been Signed into Law Daley
06/30/2021 Representatives Davis and Fine Applaud Approval of Victims of Sexual Assault Bill Davis
06/30/2021 House Minority Leader Bobby DuBose Pleased to Announce the Signing of HB 467 – Insurance Adjuster Examination Requirements DuBose
06/30/2021 Governor Signs Port of Palm Beach Local Bill into Law Willhite
06/30/2021 Freshman State Representative Daisy Morales's Barber Services Bill Signed into Law Morales
06/24/2021 Representative Christopher Benjamin to Host Grand Opening for District Office on Saturday Benjamin
06/24/2021 Florida House Democrats Respond to Surfside Building Collapse Caucus
06/23/2021 House Minority Leader Bobby DuBose Pleased to Announce the Signing of HB 149 – Students with Disabilities in Public Schools DuBose
06/23/2021 Representative Brown Receives Award from Nemours Children’s Hospital Brown
06/23/2021 Representative Chambliss Recognized for Crime Stoppers Bill and Named 2020-2021 FACS Florida Representative of the Year Chambliss
06/22/2021 Representative Bush Delivers Funding from the State to the City of Opa-Locka, for New City of Opa-Locka Police Station and City of Opa-Locka Park Revitalization Project Bush
06/22/2021 SB 262 - Dispensing Medicinal Drugs Signed Into Law Willhite
06/22/2021 HB 979 – Village of Wellington Signed Into Law Willhite
06/22/2021 Office of Minority Health and Health Equity Bill Signed into Law Brown
06/22/2021 State Representative Daisy Morales to Host Inaugural World Vitiligo Day Celebration at Orlando City Hall Morales
06/21/2021 Florida House Democratic Leader DuBose Issues Statement on Wilton Manors Incident DuBose
06/18/2021 Representative Willhite Urges President Biden and Congress to Focus on Veteran Suicide Prevention Willhite
06/18/2021 Representative Driskell Announces Decision to Close Office in Honor of Juneteenth Day 2021 and Celebrate the New Federal Holiday Driskell
06/17/2021 Purple Alert: Bill That Champions Disability Rights And Could Save Lives, Signed Into Law Casello
06/17/2021 Representative Tant & Senator Taddeo Celebrate the Signing of SB 714 Into Law Tant
06/15/2021 Representative Dianne Hart Partners With Community Organizations For PPE Give-Away And Farm Share Hart
06/08/2021 Representative Kevin Chambliss Partners with West Perrine Community Builders to Host Food Drive-Thru Distribution Chambliss
06/03/2021 State Representative Daisy Morales Applauds President Biden’s Use of Barbershops as COVID-19 Vaccination Sites Morales
06/02/2021 Representative James Bush III Partners with Community Organizations for Free Food Drive-thru Distribution Bush
06/02/2021 Representative Hart Joins Criminal Justice Rally Hart
06/02/2021 Representative Morales Partners with Community Organizations for Free Food Distribution Morales
06/02/2021 House Democratic Caucus Responds Budget Buoyed by Federal Funds Signed Into Law Caucus
06/01/2021 House Democratic Caucus Responds to Anti Trans Kids Bill Signed by Governor Caucus
05/28/2021 Representative Hart issues statement on recently released video of officers assaulting a Florida Inmate Hart
05/27/2021 Representative Fentrice Driskell’s Statement on Florida’s Withdrawal from Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation Program Driskell
05/25/2021 State Representative Robin Bartleman Releases Statement Denouncing the Rise of Anti-Semitic Hate Bartleman
05/24/2021 Representative Fentrice Driskell Makes History as First Black Woman Elected to Lead Florida’s House Democratic Caucus Driskell
05/21/2021 Representative Dan Daley Requests Veto to Save Standardbred Horse Industry in Florida Daley
05/19/2021 House Democratic Caucus Picks Future Leadership Caucus
05/14/2021 House Democratic Caucus Offers Media Availability With Co-Leader Jenne Caucus
05/14/2021 Representative Kevin Chambliss to Host Community Town Hall Today Chambliss
05/10/2021 Florida State Representative Dianne Hart, State Senator Darryl Rouson and Community Leaders Hold Virtual Press Conference to Discuss State Funding for African-American Historic Preservation Projects Hart
05/06/2021 Representative Tracie Davis Issues Statement on Deplorable Conditions Found in Multiple Jacksonville Apartments Davis
05/06/2021 Representative Hart Issues Statement on the Recent Arrests of Correctional Officers Hart
05/06/2021 House Democratic Caucus Leadership Responds to Fox News Network Exclusive Caucus
05/05/2021 House Democratic Caucus to Meet with Interested Parties Ahead of Special Session on Gaming Caucus
05/05/2021 Bipartisan Specialty and Special License Plate Package Passes the House and Senate Tant
05/02/2021 House Democratic Caucus Offers Media Availability With Co-Leader Jenne and Representative Driskell Caucus
04/30/2021 Appropriation Projects by Representative Dr. Bush Included in the 2021 State Budget Bush
04/30/2021 Bill by Representative Marie Woodson Adopted Within SB 1532 Woodson
04/30/2021 Appropriation Projects by Representative Daisy Morales Added to the 2021 State Budget Morales
04/30/2021 Language from State Representative Kevin Chambliss’ Enterprise Zone Boundaries Bill in CS/CS/SB 912 Passes the Florida House Chambliss
04/29/2021 Representative Hart Issues Statement on the Senate Passing the Taskforce on Abandoned Cemeteries Bill Hart
04/29/2021 Bipartisan Police Reform Bill Passes Florida Legislature Caucus
04/29/2021 Appropriation Projects by Representative Yvonne Hinson Added to the 2021 State Budget Hinson
04/28/2021 Florida Legislature Unanimously Passes Bill to Establish Rare Disease Advisory by House Minority Leader Bobby DuBose and Senator Dennis Baxley DuBose
04/28/2021 The Florida House of Representatives Passes Legislation Aimed at Guaranteeing a Patient’s Continued Care Upon Discharge from Hospital Willhite
04/28/2021 Language from State Representative Daisy Morales’s Commercial Telephone Solicitation Bill in CS/SB 1120 Passes the Florida House Morales
04/28/2021 Appropriation Projects by Representative Chambliss Added in the 2021 State Budget Chambliss
04/26/2021 Florida Legislature Unanimously Passes Bill to Prohibit Seclusion and Restraints for Students with Disabilities by House Minority Leader Bobby DuBose and Senator Lauren Book DuBose
04/26/2021 Florida Legislature Unanimously Passes Gail’s Law Rape Kit Tracking Bill by Representative Emily Slosberg and Senator Linda Stewart Slosberg
04/24/2021 House Democratic Caucus Offers Media Availability With Co-Leader Jenne and Representative Driskell Caucus
04/23/2021 Representatives Learned’s and Maney’s Purple Star School Legislation Passes the Florida House Learned
04/23/2021 Representative Hart and Advance Mobile Medical Services Announce Moderna Vaccine Now Available in East Tampa Hart
04/23/2021 The Florida House Passes 4 Local Water Management Legislation Sponsored by Representative Daley Daley
04/23/2021 Bill to Allow Educational Opportunities for Disabled Veterans Passes Florida House Benjamin
04/23/2021 Representative Christopher Benjamin and Senator Jason Pizzo Bill to Allow Authorized Personnel to Visit Detention Centers Passes Florida House Benjamin
04/23/2021 Florida House Passes Port of Palm Beach Local Bill Willhite
04/23/2021 House Resolution by Representative Morales Recognizes for World Vitiligo Day Morales
04/23/2021 Office of Minority Health and Health Equity Bill Passes Unanimously on the House Floor Brown
04/22/2021 Representative Christine Hunschofsky’s Bill to Implement Recommendations of the Twentieth Statewide Grand Jury Passes Florida House Hunschofsky
04/22/2021 Farming Operations Bill Passes the House Floor Chambliss
04/22/2021 Representative McCurdy Secures Funding for Parramore Kidz Zone McCurdy
04/22/2021 Homestead Exemption Bill for Seniors 65 and Older by State Representative Marie Woodson Passes the House Floor Unanimously Woodson
04/21/2021 State Representative Allison Tant’s Workforce Bill for Students with Disabilities Passes the House Floor Unanimously Tant
04/21/2021 Student-Proposed Legislation to Inform Foster Children of Their Rights Unanimously Passes Florida House of Representatives Valdés
04/21/2021 Representative Kamia Brown’s Maternal Health Outcomes Bill Passes the House Floor Brown
04/21/2021 Legislation to Protect Minor Victims of Sexual Assault Passes Florida House of Representatives Unanimously Bartleman
04/20/2021 Correction: Representative Tracie Davis Issues Statement on Derek Chauvin Trial Decision Davis
04/20/2021 Leader Bobby DuBose Releases Statement on Derek Chauvin Trial Decision DuBose
04/20/2021 Representative Tracie Davis Issues Statement on Derek Chauvin Trial Decision Davis
04/20/2021 Representative Hart Secures Funding for Important Community Projects Hart
04/16/2021 House Democratic Caucus Offers Media Availability With Co-Leader Jenne, Commissioner Fried, and Reps. Driskell & Davis Caucus
04/16/2021 Representative Joy Goff-Marcil Delivers 160 Jars of Indian River Lagoon Water to Florida Legislators Goff-Marcil
04/15/2021 Crime Stoppers Bill by Representative Chambliss Unanimously Passed on the House Floor Chambliss
04/15/2021 Resource Bill for Individuals with Disabilities by State Representative Allison Tant Passes the House Floor Unanimously Tant
04/15/2021 Representative Joseph’s Bill Empowering Victims to Record Abusers Violating No-Contact Order Passes the Florida House Unanimously Joseph
04/15/2021 Representative Morales’s and Representative Benjamin’s Bill to Allow Educational Opportunities for Disabled Veterans Passes Last Committee and Heads to the House Floor Morales
04/15/2021 Village of Wellington Local Bill Passed in House of Representatives Willhite
04/15/2021 House of Representatives Passes House Memorial Urging Congress to Fully Fund Veterans Affairs Suicide Prevention Willhite
04/15/2021 Port of Palm Beach Local Bill Passes Final Committee Willhite
04/15/2021 Correction: Representative Davis Partners with Community Organizations for Free Food Giveaway Davis
04/15/2021 Representative Woodson’s Homestead Exemption for Seniors Bill Heads to the House Floor Woodson
04/15/2021 Florida House of Representatives Passes Legislation to Address Healthcare Disparities in the State Medicaid Program Bartleman
04/15/2021 HB 1227 Receives Unanimous Support in the Education & Employment Committee and Heads to the House Floor Arrington
04/15/2021 Gail’s Law Rape Kit Tracking Bill by Representative Emily Slosberg Passes Florida House Unanimously Slosberg
04/15/2021 Representative Davis Partners with Community Organizations for Free Food Giveaway Davis
04/15/2021 Representative Kamia Brown Announces This Week as Black Maternal Health Awareness Week Brown
04/15/2021 Representative Thompson Honors University of Florida’s First African American Student Thompson
04/14/2021 Legislation to Expand Barber Services Passes House and Senate Morales
04/14/2021 Leader DuBose’s HB 149 to Prohibit Use of Seclusion and Restraints on Students with Disabilities DuBose
04/13/2021 Florida House Democratic Caucus Takes Caucus Position Against HB 7041 Caucus
04/09/2021 State Representative Daisy Morales to Host COVID-19 Vaccination Event in District 48 Morales
04/09/2021 House Democratic Caucus Co-Leader Evan Jenne & Rep. Driskell Offer Media Availability Caucus
04/08/2021 Representative Patricia Williams Issues Statement over Affordable Housing Trust Fund Sweep Williams
04/08/2021 Representative Robin Bartleman Issues Statement on HB7019, Statewide Flooding and Sea Level Rise Resilience Bartleman
04/07/2021 Representative Ben Diamond Issues Statement on Failed Amendments to Support Florida’s Small Businesses and Essential Workers Diamond
04/07/2021 Representative Thompson Warns of Instagram Scam Account Using Her Name Thompson
04/06/2021 Representative Fentrice Driskell Issues Statement Urging Corporations to Oppose Restrictive Voting Laws Driskell
04/06/2021 Representative Emily Slosberg’s Sexual Assault Kit Tracking Bill Passes Final House Committee, Ready to Head to the House Floor Slosberg
04/06/2021 House Minority Leader Bobby DuBose Issues Statement on the Passing of Congressman Alcee Lamar Hastings DuBose
04/05/2021 Representative Emily Slosberg Holds Press Conference on Gail’s Law Sexual Assault Kit Tracking Bill Slosberg
04/05/2021 Senator Randolph Bracy and Representative Anika Omphroy to Host Joint Press Conference on Marijuana Legalization Omphroy
04/05/2021 House Democratic Caucus Co-Leader Evan Jenne to Hold Media Availability Caucus
04/02/2021 HB 1227 Receives Unanimous Support in the Secondary Education & Career Development Subcommittee Arrington
04/01/2021 Representative Hart’s Parole Bill Passes out of Criminal Justice and Public Safety Subcommittee as a Committee Substitute Hart
04/01/2021 Representative Tracie Davis Issues Statement Calling on Corporations to Fight Restrictive Voting Laws Davis
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