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After winning the official Republican presidential nomination, many speculated that Donald Trump would attempt to shift some of his positions in order to win back important voting blocs he intentionally alienated during the primaries.
Clearly, he did not. At a speech in Phoenix, AZ, Trump insisted on accusing immigrants of homicide and theft, while suggesting that we must “build a wall that Mexico will pay for,” increase deportations, and “keep immigration levels to historic lows.”
SEIU Florida, LULAC Council 7250, Mi Familia Vota, Florida Immigrant Coalition and Telemundo Tampa join forces for a Yo Decido candidate forum highlighting Latino issuesAugust 25, 2016Press Release
This August election is crucial, and it could decide a quarter of Florida’s legislative seats. That’s why SEIU Florida, LULAC 7250, Mi Familia Vota and Florida Immigration Coalition have joined forces with Telemundo Tampa to launch the Yo Decido candidate forum highlighting Latino issues, giving Tampa residents a chance to speak directly with local candidates.
Community members and candidates come together for a unique opportunity to speak about the issues at The People’s ForumAugust 19, 2016Press Release
On Aug. 17, SEIU Florida, Florida Immigrant Coalition, Dream Defenders, Black Lives Matter Alliance Broward and Students Working for Equal Rights joined forces to launch The People’s Forum, allowing community members and activists to educate and engage with local political candidates like never before.
SEIU Florida joins community groups for The People’s Forum to educate political candidates about the issues affecting our communitiesAugust 17, 2016Press Release
SEIU Florida, Florida Immigrant Coalition, Dream Defenders, Black Lives Matter Alliance Broward and Students Working for Equal Right have joined forces to host The People’s Forum. At The People’s Forum, Broward residents will have the opportunity to speak with candidates and share their stories of being directly impacted by issues such as low wages, affordable care for children and loved ones, racial profiling and police brutality, affordable housing, discrimination against LGBTQ people and immigration.
Today, the members of SEIU Florida have rolled out a slate of endorsements across the state in anticipation of the August primary election. SEIU Florida members are supporting a broad range of candidates who are dedicating to lifting up the communities where our members live and work.