Florida Names Director of New Election Crimes Office, Which Has Dangerous Potential to Erode Voter Trust
TALLAHASSEE — All Voting is Local Florida State Director Brad Ashwell issued the following statement in response to Gov. Ron DeSantis naming Peter Antonacci as director of the Office of Election Crimes and Security:
Students and Voting Rights Activists Demand Early Voting Sites on the Campuses of Jacksonville Schools
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — On Thursday, student leaders from Edward Waters University (EWU) and the University of North Florida (UNF) delivered hundreds of petitions to the office of Duval County Supervisor of Elections Mike Hogan to demand that he restore early voting sites to their campuses.
Media Advisory: Student Leaders and Voting Rights Activists Rally to Restore Early Voting on Campuses of Jacksonville Schools
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — On Thursday, student leaders from Edward Waters University (EWU) and the University of North Florida (UNF) will hand deliver hundreds of petitions to the office of Duval County Supervisor of Elections, Mike Hogan, to demand that he restore early voting sites to their campuses and meet with them to discuss how his office plans to provide access for upcoming elections.
WASHINGTON — In recognition of the need for its enduring presence, former campaign All Voting is Local has been permanently established as a full, independent organization for the ongoing fight to eliminate needless and discriminatory barriers to the ballot before they happen, to build a democracy that works for everyone.
TALLAHASSEE— Brad Ashwell, Florida state director for All Voting Is Local, will testify before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on House Administration, Subcommittee on Elections, during the field hearing on “Voting in America: Access to the Ballot in Florida."
TALLAHASSEE — A coalition of voting rights and LGBTQ advocacy groups today urged Florida elections officials to adopt a set of recommended practices that will allow transgender voters to feel safe while casting their votes. Transgender voters have expressed fears about being misgendered by poll workers or being denied access to the ballot because their gender expression does not match their photo identifications, among other worries like voter intimidation.