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Florida League of Women Voters

Judge extends Florida voter registration deadline to Oct. 18, siding with Democrats and allies

 Federal judge extends voter registration in Florida because of hurricane A federal judge Wednesday ordered the deadline for registering to vote in Florida extended through Oct. 18 because of disruption stemming from Hurricane Matthew. U.S. District Judge Mark Walker sided with lawyers for the Florida Democratic Party and other groups, who argued at a hearing […]
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Florida League of Women Voters

Democratic allies add to call for weeklong extension of Florida voter registration deadline

 More parties look to join federal lawsuit over voter registration deadline. More organizations are looking to take part in a federal hearing Wednesday about how long Florida’s voter registration deadline should be extended because of Hurricane Matthew. The state’s League of Women Voters and the American Civil Liberties Union want to argue before Tallahassee’s U.S. […]
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Florida League of Women Voters

Senator vying for top university job led “devious conspiracy” against Florida Constitution, league says

 Sen. Don Gaetz The latest Florida state senator making a play for a university presidency is drawing more opposition — this time from the state’s League of Women Voters. The league, headed by Palm Beach Gardens&8217; Pamela Goodman, sent a letter to the University of West #Florida Board of Trustees opposing Sen. Don Gaetz&8217;s candidacy […]
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