SB 168 goes into effect

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, July 1, 2019 Contact: Melissa Taveras, melissa@floridaimmigrant.org, 786.956.0352Elizabeth Fernandez, elizabeth@flicvotes.org, 786.956-2079 DeSantis’ Deportation Bill Goes Into Effect Today As the governor’s deportation bill goes into effect today, immigrant advocates vow to educate Floridians about their rights Florida – Governor DeSantis deportation Senate Bill 168, which erodes public safety and undermines local …

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Florida Immigrants Urge Presidential Candidates to Protect Their Families

En Español Abajo | Nan kreyòl anba a FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, June 26, 2019 Contact: Melissa Taveras, melissa@flicvotes.org, 786.663.6690 Elizabeth Fernandez, elizabeth@flicvotes.org, 786.956-2079 Hundreds of Florida Immigrants and Women of Color in Miami Urge Presidential Candidates to Defend Their Communities  FLIC Votes, She the People, New Florida Majority and a dozen community organizations participated …

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Immigrant Advocates Respond to Trump’s Campaign Launch

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, June 18, 2019 Contact: Melissa Taveras, melissa@flicvotes.org, 786.663.6690Elizabeth Fernandez, elizabeth@flicvotes.org, 786.956-2079 Trump’s Attacks on Immigrants Won’t Win Florida Immigrant communities in Florida respond to Trump’s campaign launch by vowing to vote in greater numbers than ever Orlando, Florida – As Donald Trump formally launched his reelection campaign in Orlando, local residents …

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DeSantis Signs Dangerous Deportation Bill Into Law

Today, Governor DeSantis signed his deportation Senate Bill 168, which erodes public safety and undermines local authority. This bill is already instilling fear in immigrant communities and projections show the state will lose $76.7 million in federal taxes and $44.7 million in state and local taxes.

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Amendment 4 Goes Into Effect

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 8, 2019 Contact: Melissa Taveras, melissa@flicvotes.org, 786.663.6690Elizabeth Fernandez, elizabeth@floridaimmigrant.org, 786.956.2079 Amendment 4 Goes Into Effect Today, Despite Legislative Threats Voter registration begins tomorrow for nearly 1.5 million returning citizens who won their right to vote again FLORIDA — Amendment 4, one of the most significant voting rights act in Florida’s history, …

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Mayor Andrew Gillum’s Candidacy Inspired Millions, Fueled by a Message of Change

En Español Abajo FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018 Contact: Melissa Taveras, melissa@flicvotes.org, 786.663.6690 Elizabeth Fernandez, elizabeth@flicvotes.org, 786.956-2079 Republicans poured billions into a Trump-backed campaign spreading hatred and fear, but the immense voter turnout of immigrant families and people of color reflects the true strength and diversity of our communities Florida – Mayor Andrew …

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Early Voting Begins Today And Volunteers Continue To Get Out The Vote Across Miami-Dade County

(espanol abajo) ***FOR PLANNING PURPOSES*** October 19, 2018 Contact: Eunic Ortiz eunic.ortiz@seiufl.org 646-588-8483 Melissa Taveras (English and Spanish) melissa@flicvotes.org 786-663-6690 EARLY VOTING BEGINS TODAY AND VOLUNTEERS CONTINUE TO GET OUT THE VOTE ACROSS MIAMI-DADE COUNTY The Win Justice coalition has knocked on over one million doors throughout the state of Florida with a goal of …

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Coalition Surpasses One Million Door Knocks In Get Out The Vote Effort Across Florida

***FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE*** October 15, 2018 Contact: Eunic Ortiz eunic.ortiz@seiufl.org 646-588-8483 Melissa Taveras melissa@flicvotes.org 786-663-6690 COALITION SURPASSES ONE MILLION DOOR KNOCKS IN GET OUT THE VOTE EFFORT ACROSS FLORIDA With three weeks to Election Day, the Win Justice program signifies one of the largest efforts in the state supporting Gillum, Nelson, Amendment 4, and a …

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