Florida and Obamacare: let your voice be heard

With the president’s reelection, the call to “Repeal Obamacare” seems to have subsided. So where does Florida stand with the Affordable Care Act (ACA)?Today was the deadline for states to decide whether to set up their own health insurance exchange or let the federal government do it.  Like 19 other Republican-led states, Florida decided, for … Continue reading Florida and Obamacare: let your voice be heard

CHANGE RE: OCTOBER 16 AMENDMENTS FORUM

The location for the Forum on the Proposed Amendments to the Florida Constitution has been changed to accommodate what is expected to be a LARGE CROWD.  The new location is the North Naples United Methodist Church, 6000 Goodlette Road North.  Below is repeated the original Sparkers Soapbox post.***********************The League of Women Voters of Florida - and … Continue reading CHANGE RE: OCTOBER 16 AMENDMENTS FORUM

11 constitutional amendments on the ballot

thefloridavoter.orgThe League of Women Voters of Florida - and I - recommend a NO vote on all eleven constitutional amendments placed on the ballot by the Florida Legislature. You can read the League's rationale at www.thefloridavoter.org, where you can also download the League's 2012 Voter Guide for nonpartisan information on statewide candidates and Supreme Court … Continue reading 11 constitutional amendments on the ballot