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“All Voters Vote:” The campaign for open election primaries in Florida

Posted by Russell Daniels on June 10, 2019 at 2:46 PM

written by Jeffrey Solomon for Florida Phoenix

There has been a real Washingtonization of politics in Florida. Gridlock, hyper-partisanship, corruption, favors for moneyed interests — politics in Florida have become toxic. So many promises have been broken and commitments betrayed, all within the prism of party politics. It’s no wonder that a survey of Florida voters found 93% want elected leaders that put the people of Florida ahead of the interests and goals of their own political party.

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Brevard, Miami-Dade Democrats call for open presidential primary

Posted by Russell Daniels on May 07, 2019 at 5:18 PM

written by Scott Powers for Florida Politics

A grassroots revolt is emerging among county Democrats in Florida as at least two county parties, in Miami-Dade and Brevard, are urging the Florida Democratic Party to open its 2020 presidential primary to independent voters.

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