Florida Judge Given Opposing Views Miami Herald June 16, 2014
Romano: Coincidences in Florida's redistricting case defy belief by John Romano, Times Columnist Tampa Bay.com June 4, 2014
Redistricting trial ends but conclusion is far from certain by Mary Ellen Klas, Times/Hearald Tallahassee Bureau published in the Tampa Bay Times, June 4, 2014
Redistricting trial shows joke is on Florida voters Bradenton Hearld June 1, 2014
Redistricting maps submitted in his name did not come from him, student tells lawyers by Associated Press in The Florida Times-Union May 30, 2014
Florida redistricting trail gets surprise witness -- and a closed courtroom. Miami Hearld May 29, 2014
Read news of the redistricting trial found on the coalition website at FairDistrict Now.com
GOP consultant to U.S. Supreme Court: Keep redistricting papers secret. Miami Hearld.com May 28, 2014
Florida Senate President defends political maps Tallahassee Democrat May 22, 2014
House Speaker Will Weatherford defends redistricting map in court Tampa Bay Times May 20, 20214
House & Senate respond to financial disclosure case. The Florida Current May 19, 2014
GOP consultant got sneak peek at state redistricting maps. Miami Hearld May 19, 2014
Courtroom clash pits Democrats, Republicans in epic redistricting battle. May 18, 2014 Miami Hearld
Get your geek on: Florida redistricing trial could hinge on (gasp!) statistics - May 16, Orlando Sentinel
League reacts to Supreme Court Decision on the Voting Rights Act. (6/25/2013)
Florida League supports the Water and Land Legacy Initiative.
Find out more here.
The Ethics Hot Topic Luncheon with Dr. Power received an
article in the Independent News. (5/23/13)
LWVPBA co-president, was amoung the Pensacola News Journal's Letter to
the Editor about the Medicaid expansion (5/22/13)
Juvenile Justice's Secretary Wansley Walters came to Escambia County for
a press conference to officially launch the civil citation process on Monday, April 22 @ 12:30 pm at the sheriff's
Office. Many Leaguers attended to show
our concern about juvenile justice.
news! SB 882 passed the Senate Committee on Criminal Justice
without a single "no" vote. (4/16/2013) [Bill provides
critical protective standards to ALL children in juvenile detention.]
House Bill Signals continued Efforts to Politicize Florida Courts
LWVF: Pending legislation "a slap in the face of Florida voters" (3/27/2013)
expert finds House fundraising proposal troubling - thefloridacurrent.com (2/14/2013)
Sunshine Law is a Challenge - NewsChief.com (2/11/2013)
Hand Wealthy More Power by Eliminating Cap - Orlando Sentinel (2/8/2013)
wants More Election Changes than Proposed - Sunshine State News (2/7/2013)
Floridian of the Year 2012: Deirdre Macnab
inspired by history, fights for voters.(1/21/2013)
Judge refuses to toss challenge to Senate redistricting maps.
The League arguing they (maps) do not comply with the 2010 "Fair
Districts" constitutionaol amendment requirements. (1/17/2013) Orlando Sentinel.
Aims To End Electoral Dysfunction - Offers Plan to Reform Florida's
Election Laws (1/14/2013) Press Release.
of Women Voters Seeks Two Weekends of Early Voting,
Sunshine State News (1/14/2013)
voters reject most constitutional amendments, including 'religious
freedom' proposal - Tampabay.com (11/6/2012)
8 is dagger aimed at Public education - Viewpoint - Pensacola
News Journal by Deirdre Macnab, LWV Florida president.
Center for Justice: finally, good voting news from the Sunshine
FL -- the latest feature of the LWV Florida Education Fund's
nonpartisan online voter resource is a customized sample ballot for every
voter in Florida, accompanied by extensive information about the candidates
and issues on which they'll be voting.
Hillsborough GOP mostly agree: Vote No on Amendments: Tampa Tribune
Ballot Alert: Track your ballot online! Miami Herald
Shannon Nickinson's article: Women, it's time to get out the vote
Challenge to Florida Senate redistricting filed. Lawsuit
filed but not expected to have immediate impact on November elections.
- YouTube video by LWV Florida (08/07/2012)
Florida Statement on New Tax Incentives Website
YouTube video by LWV Florida (07/18/2012)
Service Florida.com video: Integrity Florida
Corruption Risk Report Press Conference
News Service Video: Integrity Florida: Corruption Risk Report
release: Brennan Center for Justice - Study: Design Flaws contribute
to Hundreds of Thousands of Lost Votes in Recent Elections (07/31/2012)
release: League of Women Voters of Florida Calls on State to
Protect Eligible Voters by Deirdre Macnab, LWVF President, (07/18/2012)
Be Shut Out, Be Ready!
video published on June 4, 2012 by LWVFlorida (06/04/2012)
release: Federal Judge Halts Florida's Restrictive Voting Law
release: Groups Ask Senator Gaetz to Draw New Districts in the
release: Court Stands Up for Voters, Invalidates Senate Map
Florida Supreme Court's decision is found here.
The Palm Beach Post March 9, 2012 (here)(03/09/2012)
release: Assault on Open Government Moves Forward in Capitol
Groups Intend to File Suit Against Congressional Redistricting Map (02/09/2012)
release issued jointly by the League of Women Voters of Florida, the
National Council of La Raxxa and Common Cause regarding Senate redistricting
debate and vote January 17, 2012. (01/17/2012)