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Broward League
League of Women Voters of Broward County - nonpartisan organization established in 1953 to promote informed and active participation in the political process.
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Broward League Feb 21
Yesterday the state legislature declined to discuss gun control. Now, despite legal road blocks, Broward Country considers adding this timely issue to the ballot.
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Broward League Feb 20
Make Three Calls TODAY! 1. Your State Rep 2. Your State Senator 3. Gov. Rick Scott Ask for one thing: a ban on assault weapons in Florida. HB 219/SB 196. Hear and pass these bills. Find contact info for your Rep here:
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Broward League Feb 20
Students are heading to Tallahassee today to call on our state legislature to enact new gun safety legislation, and it sounds like they are listening. If you want to help us keep the momentum going, join now!
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Broward League Feb 19
Our partners Moms Demand Action will meet at Coral Springs Center for the Arts today from 3-5pm to talk about what you can do to advance gun reform after the Parkland tragedy. The original plan was a small gathering with school faculty & students, but the movement is growing!
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Broward League Feb 16
It's time to vote the NRA out of office! Our very own Senator Rubio has received more than $3m from the gun lobby - do you think he listening to them or us?
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Broward League Feb 14
We have opinions on the restoration of rights initiative, Say Yes to Second chances, and we aren't the only ones!
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Broward League Feb 12
Keeping on eye on Gerrymandering in PA:
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Broward League Feb 10
Caption: Arm Yourself with Facts, Not Fiction! Join the Florida Coalition to Prevent Gun Violence .
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Broward League Feb 9
David Barden lost his nephew Daniel at the Sandy Hook Elementary School mass shooting in 2012. Congress took no action. We can no longer wait for Congress to act. WE need to act — sooner rather than later — in Florida.
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Broward League Feb 8
Common sense is enacting universal background checks, not granting Concealed Carry Permits before a full background check has been completed. Florida can and needs to do better.
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Broward League Feb 7
Do guns belong in churches? If you dont think so, let your state reps know!
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Broward League Feb 5
Tomorrow is the first CRC hearing and it's here in Broward County! Don't miss out on your chance to voice your questions, concerns and support for the proposed constitutional amendments!
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LWV Florida Feb 3
Proposed bill would allow concealed carry permits before completed background check -
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Broward League Feb 2
Your calls and letters worked! proposal that sought to narrow the right to privacy in the Florida Constitution and allow increased regulation of abortions failed to pass yesterday!
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Broward League Jan 15
"So long as I do not firmly and irrevocably possess the right to vote I do not possess myself. I cannot make up my mind — it is made up for me. I cannot live as a democratic citizen, observing the laws I have helped to enact." Martin Luther King Jr.
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Hector Sanchez Barba Jan 15
Today, we celebrate a true American hero - a man who has truly inspired our nation to continue to fight for justice and freedom for all. Happy Martin Luther King Jr. Day!
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Broward League Jan 12
At least 15,549 people were killed by guns in the United States in 2017, excluding most suicides, which marks a 3 percent increase over the previous year. When is enough enough?
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Broward League Jan 10
3 judge panel in NC rules that congressional districts were illegally gerrymandered.
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Broward League Jan 9
CPCs intentionally withhold essential, life-saving, reproductive health information from women who are tricked into thinking they are visiting an objective medical facility. We oppose CPCs receiving State funding or State credentialing.
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Broward League Jan 4
Oil production is at or near an all time high with strong prices driving investment. Our environment will pay the cost if we dont protect it.
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