Take Action

Get Common Cause Updates

Get breaking news and updates from Common Cause.

Our Campaigns

Get involved in pro-democracy campaigns in Florida.

Volunteer

Learn how you can do more to strengthen democracy.

Support Our Movement

Make a contribution to support Common Cause today.

Find Your State

Democracy Wire

  • Filter by Issue

  • Filter by Campaign

Ethics 01.31.2017

Capitol Report for Week Ending February 24, 2017

The Florida legislature completed its final week of pre-legislative session committee meetings this week. Common Cause Florida has several priority issues that are expected to receive attention during this year’s regular session which begins on March 7th. Work on some of these issues has already begun during pre-session committee weeks in December, January and February.

Voting & Elections 01.31.2017

Capitol Report for Week Ending February 17, 2017

The Florida legislature continues to prepare for the 2017 legislative session holding a fifth week of committee meetings this week. Common Cause Florida has several priority issues that are expected to receive attention during this year’s regular session which begins on March 7th. Work on some of these issues has already begun during pre-session committee weeks in December, January and February.

Voting & Elections 01.31.2017

Capitol Report for Week Ending February 10, 2017

The Florida legislature continues to prepare for the 2017 legislative session holding a fourth week of committee meetings this week. Common Cause Florida has several priority issues that are expected to receive attention during this year’s regular session which begins on March 7th. Work on some of these issues has already begun during pre-session committee weeks in December, January and now February.

Voting & Elections 01.31.2017

Capitol Report for Week Ending January 27, 2017

Since December of 2016, committee meetings have been taking place in Tallahassee in preparation for the 2017 legislative session. Common Cause Florida has several priority issues that are expected to receive attention during this year’s regular session which begins on March 7th. Work on some of these issues has already begun during pre-session committee weeks in December and January.

Voting & Elections 12.7.2015

Capitol Report for Week Ending March 11, 2016

Week nine of the 2016 Florida legislative session will soon be over and there was action on issues that are priorities for Common Cause Florida. One of our top priorities is now on the Governor’s desk awaiting his signature. Another priority failed to make it out of its last committee stop and is dead for the 2016 session. After passing an $82 billion budget, the legislature is expected to adjourn on Friday afternoon.

Voting & Elections 12.7.2015

Capitol Report for Week Ending February 26, 2016

Week seven of the 2016 Florida legislative session is over and there was action on issues that are priorities for Common Cause Florida. Most of the legislation we support is well positioned to pass in the final two weeks of the session. All of the legislation we once considered problematic has been neutralized to the point that Common Cause Florida is no longer opposing it.

Join the movement over 1 million strong for democracy

Join us: Americans deserve open, honest, accountable government.