PRESS STATEMENT For Immediate Release: October 10, 2017 Contact: Aliki Moncrief, Executive Director, [email protected], 850-443-7609 or Jonathan Webber, Deputy Director, [email protected], 954-593-4449 Twitter: @fcvoters FCV’s Aliki Moncrief Lauds Senator Dana Young and Representative Kathleen Peters for Fracking Ban Bills Moncrief: “This is what environmental leadership looks like” Tallahassee, FL
The Antiquities Act of 1906 (signed into law by Republican President Teddy Roosevelt) grants the President the power to create National Monuments from federally-owned lands to protect naturally, culturally, or scientifically important areas. This method of preserving lands has been used more than 100 times since its inception – with
Every 20 years, Florida’s Governor, the Senate President, Speaker of the House, and Chief Justice of the Supreme Court appoint delegates to a 37-member commission of citizens to review the state Constitution. Known as the Constitutional Revision Commission or “CRC,” this body has the authority to propose amendments to be
(Please note, the below position statement is in reference to a version of SB10 from 2017 that was significantly changed after we created this post. We are leaving it up for posterity.) In Florida, preserving land is conserving water. Wetlands are nature’s water storage systems and act as pollution filters.