On Monday, Jan. 9, Florida state Rep. Joel Rudman (R) introduced House Joint Resolution 131, a proposed amendment that would allow Florida voters to recall all elected county officials in the state, including supervisors of elections.
Just one week into 2023 legislative sessions, Republican lawmakers across the country are looking to curtail the ballot initiative process, which allows citizens to directly affect policy change by voting on proposals to change state laws and state constitutions.
After the U.S. Department of Justice announced it would send monitors to observe voting in 24 states, officials in Florida and Missouri announced they would attempt to block monitors from entering polling locations.
On Wednesday, Oct. 19, Florida voting rights groups sent a letter to Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) and Secretary of State Cord Byrd (R) asking them to expand hurricane-related voting accommodations to more Florida counties.
On Wednesday, Oct. 12, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) issued an executive order to waive portions of Florida’s election law in response to Hurricane Ian, a category 4 storm that devastated southwest Florida.
On Wednesday, Oct. 5, a right-wing organization called Look Ahead America announced plans for a pre-election audit of voting lists in nine states that feature some of the most competitive elections this year.
On Wednesday, Oct. 5, Look Ahead America, an organization founded by members of former President Donald Trump’s campaign, announced plans for a pre-election audit of voting lists in nine states.
Florida Governor Announces 20 Voter Fraud Charges in Press Conference Touting New Election Crimes Office
On Thursday, Aug. 18, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) announced that his administration has charged, and is in the process of arresting, 20 individuals for voter fraud.
Today, a state trial court judge in Florida blocked some of the state’s new congressional districts while a lawsuit challenging the map plays out.
Exactly one year after Florida enacted its voter suppression law, Senate Bill 90, the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals today reinstated previously blocked provisions of this law while an appeal is being litigated.