SEIU Florida, which represents more than 55,000 active and retired health care professionals, public employees, airport workers, adjunct faculty and property service staff in the state, has announced its “Vote for Freedom” platform for the 2018 Election that highlights the needs and basic freedoms of working Floridians to support their families.
Miami, FL — Members of SEIU Florida, which represents more than 55,000 active and retired healthcare professionals, public employees and property service workers in the state, have endorsed Andrew Gillum for governor and announced a $5 million statewide effort to support candidates that best serve working families.
Miramar, FL - Local and statewide community groups have come together to host a gubernatorial debate for the democratic primary this summer. The co-moderators include PBS NewsHour’s Yamiche Alcindor and local NPR affiliate WLRN’s Luis Hernandez.
Miramar, FL - Local and statewide community groups have come together to host the first gubernatorial debate for the democratic primary in South Florida. The Florida Freedom Forum will be hosted by a coalition of groups including SEIU Florida State Council, Dream Defenders Action Fund, Florida Immigration Coalition (FLIC) Votes, New Florida Majority, Organize Florida, and Florida Planned Parenthood PAC.
"For the last two decades, Florida’s Republican Leadership has governed primarily for the wealthy and their corporate friends. Eight years of Rick Scott as Governor has been no different."
On March 24, the kids and families of March For Our Lives will take to the streets to demand that their lives and safety become a priority and that we end gun violence and mass shootings in our schools today. SEIU Florida stands with the Parkland community and demands a change to our gun control laws. March with us in your own community. On March 24, the collective voices of the March For Our Lives movement will be heard.
When: Saturday, March 24; Time varies by location.
Video Depicting Anyone Can be Killed by Undocumented Immigrants is Deceitful and Extremely Dangerous (Statement)January 30, 2018Blog Post
"When you attack immigrants, you attack the very heart and fabric of our diverse state. How dare Richard Corcoran degrade our communities by suggesting supporting immigrants in Florida would lead to death."
“Shame on Florida Republicans for ripping away the rights of workers to have a voice on the job. In a state where workers voices are already diminished, the Florida House voted to silence teachers, nurses, bus drivers, and other public workers."