In Sunday’s Miami Herald, we discovered concerning the looming appointment of Florida’s constitutionally required Constitutional Revision Fee, which naturally will probably be managed by the overwhelming Republican majority in each homes of Florida’s Legislature and the Governor’s Workplace.
Residents like my spouse and I labored numerous hours accumulating the hundreds of signatures wanted to get the Truthful Districts modification on the poll, and regardless of the Republican Legislature’s resistance, together with all the best way to the Florida Supreme Courtroom, it handed with greater than 60 % of the voters’ help.
All of that tireless effort on this and comparable residents’ initiatives will now be misplaced, as they revert to an period of presidency in secrecy.
What turned of Florida’s Sunshine Regulation?
The place would we be with out the likes of the Miami Herald and reporters like Mary Ellen Klas?
With no free and trustworthy press, we residents can be misplaced in a sea of faux information and tweets.
Now we’ve little selection however to start once more.