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Judge invalidates Florida's congressional districts, appeal is likely


A circuit court judge threw out Florida's congressional redistricting map Thursday ruling that the Florida Legislature allowed for a "secret, organized campaign" by partisan operatives to subvert the redistricting process in violation of the state constitution.


Circuit Court Judge Terry Lewis ordered two of the state's 27 districts to be redrawn to bring the map into compliance with the state's new Fair District amendments.


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WHO’S RUNNING FOR OFFICE IN 2014?
WHAT KIND OF LEADERS WOULD THEY BE?
FIND OUT AT A LOCAL CANDIDATE FORUM

WHEN:   
Wednesday, July 23 at 6:00-8:35 p.m.


WHERE
:
LeRoy Collins Leon County Public Library

200 West Park Avenue
First Floor, Meeting Room A

WHO:
  Candidates for City and County Commission seats who have opponents in the 2014 election


Join the Tallahassee League of Women Voters
and other community groups to hear local candidates
answer questions about issues important to you.

The forum is free and open to the public.

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CITY ETHICS PETITION


The Board of Directors of the League of Women Voters of Tallahassee would appreciate your help in gathering petitions to put an amendment on the City of Tallahassee Charter.

This amendment establishes an ethics anti-corruption code, board, office and campaign finance program.  


If you could help, please follow the link below, download & sign a copy and send to:


Citizens for Ethics Reform

1400 Village Square Blvd. #3-153
Tallahassee, FL 32312


The amendment needs 9,000 signed petitions by August 1, 2014 to be on the November ballot. You must be a resident of the City of Tallahassee to sign.


Thank you so much for your help.  If you have any questions, contact Marilynn Wills (marilynnwills@msn.com) or 850-893-4104.


Click here for a copy of the petition.
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