Legislative Insider’s Report: Week 4 of 9

03/31/2017 Admin 0

Before we delve into what happened in Tallahassee this week, we wanted to remind you of the Constitution Revision Commission (CRC), which held its first public hearing this week. The CRC is convened every 20 years for the purpose of reviewing the state constitution and proposing amendments which are placed on the ballot in the next statewide election.  Despite the late notice of the meeting, the venue was packed, and many progressive organizations were able [More…]

Legislative Insider’s Report Week 2 of 9

03/21/2017 Admin 0

The Florida Family Policy Council (FFPC) hosted its 4th annual Pro-Family Days in Tallahassee this past Monday and Tuesday. On Monday, FFPC trained attendees how to lobby and briefed them on current life, gambling, and LGBT bills being considered by the Legislature. We were joined by policy experts Bill Bunkley of Florida Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission, Sara Johnson of No Casinos, Amber Kelly of Florida Family Action, and FFPC President John Stemberger. Over 250 supporters and legislators from around the state [More…]

Call Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry Immediately and Tell Him to Keep His Promise & Veto the HRO

02/15/2017 Amber Kelly 0

Last night, the Jacksonville City Council passed a Human Rights Ordinance (HRO) creating a weapon to punish Christians seeking to live and work according to their faith without government interference and allowing men to use women’s showers, locker rooms, bathrooms and dressing areas.  This anti-liberty proposal is the worst possible piece of public policy any elected official could support. It violates the dignity, safety and the security of women and children and disregards religious liberty. [More…]

3 Resources to Help You Think About Trump vs Clinton & the 2016 Presidential Race

10/11/2016 Admin 0

FACTS:  Our issue based, Presidential voter guide tool for churches is now available online for download to print for distribution in churches or to email to friends and family. The front side of our voter guide compares the Presidential candidates and the reverse side compares the candidates for U.S. Senate.  The ad at the bottom of this voter guide gives the website address where the other voter guides are located online for judges, amendments and [More…]

CD2 Debate Recording Now Available

06/03/2016 Admin 0

Missed the North Florida GOP CD2 Debate or just want to watch it again? Video footage of the debate is now avaliable on our YouTube Channel, as a whole or in specific question segments. ALL Debate Videos: Candidate Debates & Forums (Playlist) https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL-ph5QEO1bWRSN3gs03j0R5JVq1WyojdQ FULL DEBATE: North Florida GOP CD2 Debate https://youtu.be/azSw3nbeljQ 1. Rape, Incest & Life of the Mother Abortion Exceptions https://youtu.be/mRujS7qSxaA 2. First Amendment Defense Act (FADA) https://youtu.be/QA3ksSjB6yg 3. Taxpayer Funding For Planned Parenthood/Abortion [More…]

May 12: North Florida Congressional District 2 Debate and Straw Poll

04/27/2016 Admin 0

Description: Florida Congressional District 2 Debate & Straw Poll Florida State University, Turnbull Conference Center Thursday evening, May 12, 2016 | 7-9 PM   EVENT DETAILS: Join us to hear the candidates’ views on social, moral, economic and business issues. Meet and Greet There will be an opportunity to meet and greet the Congressional candidates from 6:30-7pm, followed by the Congressional District 2 Debate from 7-9pm. Debate & Straw Poll The Debate will be followed [More…]

Tough Questions for Donald Trump from America’s Leading Pro-Family Leaders: Evangelical Voters Still Have Serious Questions for Donald Trump

02/17/2016 Admin 0

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 17, 2016 CONTACT: Ryan Hughes Shirley & Banister Public Affairs 703-739-5920/800-536-5920 rhughes@sbpublicaffairs.com Tough Questions for Donald Trump from America’s Leading Pro-Family Leaders Evangelical Voters Still Have Serious Questions for Donald Trump Colorado Springs, Colo. – Florida Family Policy Council, and the national association of nearly 40 state-based family policy councils representing millions of Evangelicals nationwide, today released an open letter to presidential candidate Donald Trump calling on him to answer direct [More…]

FFPC Launches Campaign to Defund Planned Parenthood in Florida Demands Gov. Rick Scott Utilize Executive Action Immediately

10/01/2015 Admin 0

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: FFPC Launches Campaign to Defund Planned Parenthood in Florida Demands Gov. Rick Scott Utilize Executive Action Immediately TALLAHASSEE, FL – Earlier today, the Florida Family Policy Council (FFPC), led by President and General Counsel John Stemberger, held a press conference to herald the launch of a statewide campaign – on behalf of thousands of pro-life Floridians – calling on Gov. Rick Scott (R) to fully defund Planned Parenthood in the state, and redirect [More…]

Video: Analysis of 2016 GOP Presidential Hopefuls

06/11/2015 Admin 0

GOP Battle For Florida: 2016 Presidential Analysis, Expert Panel Discussion & Straw Poll Florida Family Action hosted its 2016 GOP Battle for Florida event on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at 7 PM in the greater Orlando area. The event included an overview of where the presidential candidates stood on current issues, an analysis of their strengths and weaknesses, a panel discussion of political experts, questions from the audience and a straw vote poll. Florida Family [More…]