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Kristin Fulwylie Thomas, joins #StartYourDay to discuss the battle over voting rights
Central Florida group works to safeguard voting rights
ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. — A local group is working to educate Central Florida voters about preserving their right to cast a ballot after...
COVID-19 vaccination sites at Orlando neighborhood centers closing soon
Sites will cease operations before end of June ORLANDO, Fla. – The COVID-19 vaccination sites that have been operating out of Orlando...
Juneteenth, now a federal holiday, is celebrated in DeLand
DELAND — For the first time, Juneteenth National Independence Day was an official federal holiday on Saturday. For the 400 or so people...
Juneteenth celebrations to kick off Central Florida voting rights tour
In honor of the Juneteenth holiday, Equal Ground Education Fund, a nonprofit focused on building Black political power, will kick off the...
Daytona Beach officials celebrate Juneteenth with ceremony at City Hall
DAYTONA BEACH — The COVID-19 pandemic may have temporarily halted the big weekend Juneteenth celebrations that have been held for...
Petition Urges Gov. DeSantis to Reverse Unemployment Benefit Cut
Governor Ron DeSantis has announced that he will not extend the federal unemployment benefits for Florida beyond June 26th, causing...
Courts must remedy blatantly racist voter-suppression law | Commentary
Florida lawmakers took a page from the past when they enacted a set of new voting restrictions. Now it’s the courts’ turn to right this...
Lawsuit filed over election integrity in Florida
ORLANDO, Fla. — The fallout continues over one of the most controversial laws passed in Florida's recent legislative session. It's an...
Florida Voting Rights Advocates File Lawsuit Blocking Voter Suppression Law
Florida Voting Rights Advocates File Lawsuit Blocking Voter Suppression Law Targeting Black and Brown Voters Read the complaint here...
Black Organizers Who Helped Propel Biden to White House Can't Give Him an 'A' After First 100 Days
President Joe Biden has made progress on issues impacting Black communities, but 100 days into his presidency, organizers have mixed...
New anti-riot law has local activists on edge
On April 19, Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a bill into law that makes it illegal for protesters to riot, loot, burn or destroy buildings and...
How the Trump era made redistricting more complicated
Washington (CNN)The political upheaval caused by the rise of former President Donald Trump has forced party operatives and elected...
Senate’s toned-down voting bill fails to stop backlash
Senate's toned- down voting bill fails to stop backlash from election officials and voting rights groups Republican state lawmakers are...
Concerns Over Election Legislation
Source: CBS (Orlando)
Florida Pastors Protest
Source: ABC (Ft. Meyers)
FL-Gov: St. Pete Poll Shows A Toss Up Race With Ron DeSantis (R) & Nikki Fried (D) At 45-45
Here’s some big news out of Florida: Should Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried run for Florida Governor, she starts in a statistical...
Central Florida pastors say ballot box bill could hurt minorities
Senate Bill 90 is still currently in the rules committee ORLANDO, Fla. – Central Florida pastors are pushing for lawmakers to reject a...
Florida’s Leading Pastors to Join Equal Ground ActionFund
MEDIA ADVISORY FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Andrew Feldman, Andrew@feldmanstrategies.com, 781-820-6650 Florida’s Leading Pastors to...
Nikki Fried, Black pastors call voter bills racist, voter suppression
Proposed voting changes would restrict mail ballot drop boxes, among other provisions. Bills to restrict vote-by-mail and tighten other...