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SEIU Florida, LULAC Council 7250, Mi Familia Vota, Florida Immigrant Coalition and Telemundo Tampa join forces for a Yo Decido candidate forum highlighting Latino issues

August 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.

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Community members and candidates come together for a unique opportunity to speak about the issues at The People’s Forum

August 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.

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SEIU Florida joins community groups for The People’s Forum to educate political candidates about the issues affecting our communities

August 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.

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Members of SEIU Florida Announce Endorsements for August Primary

August 5, 2016Press Release

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.

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Major civic organizations and labor unions announce a joint coalition to engage and educate communities

July 18, 2016Press Release

Miami, FL — On Thursday, a multi-ethnic and multilingual coalition of grassroots activists, organizations and labor unions gathered in Miami to announce the start of a statewide effort to educate, engage and mobilize communities on major issues. The coalition is a multi-year effort to build the real community power. 

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