Florida Rising Urges Senators Rubio and Scott to Vote YES on Respect for Marriage Act

“In the wake of overturning Roe v. Wade, many of us are living in fear of losing our basic human rights. Our bodies, our marriages, our families and our very right to be who we are is under direct attack. 

Currently, We are presented with a unique opportunity to codify marriage equality once and for all. We urge our Senators to vote “Yes” on the Respect for Marriage Act…

Florida Rising Announces First Round of 2022 Midterm Endorsements

Florida Rising Announces First Round of Statewide Endorsements Ahead of 2022 Primaries and Midterms Florida Rising Supports 66 Statewide Candidates within 12 Counties After the merger of New Florida Majority and Organize Florida in January of 2021, the new statewide organization, Florida Rising, is announcing its first of several rounds of endorsements in the 2022 […]

The Latino community in search of answers after a mass shooting that destroyed 21 families in Uvalde, Texas

The Latino community in search of answers after a mass shooting that destroyed 21 families in Uvalde, TexasFLORIDA–In response to the mass shootings that took place in Uvalde, Texas, at Robb Elementary School, Florida Rising’s Executive Director, Andrea Mercado, issued the following statement:“Lawmakers who have rejected common-sense gun control measures tirelessly recite the same litany: ‘our […]