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Are you prepared for the next election?

Florida's election laws have changed. Are you registered to vote? Has your name or address changed?

Check your voter status today at, a service of the League of Women Voters of Florida Education Fund.

Equality Florida’s statement on the public outcry regarding Chick-Fil-A funneling millions to anti-gay groups

(August 3, 2012) The following statement can be attributed to Nadine Smith, executive director for Equality Florida:

Chick-Fil-A Donated Millions To Anti-Gay Groups

Even before the Chick-fil-A's COO Dan Cathy was making the rounds calling gay couples marrying "twisted", the chicken sandwich king was doling out big bucks to some of the most notorious anti-gay organizations working to block equal rights for the LGBT.

Students Demand Removal of Chick-Fil-A From Campuses Across U.S.

Students from seven schools across country launch petitions on demanding removal of Chick-fil-A franchises over company’s reportedly anti-gay stance [press release from]

First Female U.S. Astronaut, Sally Ride, Comes Out In Obituary

“I hope it makes it easier for kids growing up gay that they know that another one of their heroes was like them,” Sally Ride's sister, Bear Ride, said. posted

Join me and Demand Florida’s Lt. Governor Apologize for Harmful Remarks

After provoking a national backlash with her comments about black lesbians, Lt. Governor Jennifer Carroll has refused to apologize. Her silence has prompted a national petition drive launched today to keep the pressure on.

Dear Lt. Gov. Jennifer Carroll: Yes, you do look like a lesbian.

[OPINION Piece by Nadine Smith at The]

As a black lesbian who also heads Equality Florida, the state LGBT advocacy group, I initially wasn’t going to write about the accusations that our lieutenant governor Jennifer Carroll was caught in her office having sex with a female subordinate.

ALERT! Send the Message that Biogotry is no way to win


No candidate should appeal to homophobia or attack our families for political gain. But when one does, it's important that we speak up.

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