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Today, Millions of Floridians Become Eligible for Affordable Health Insurance

 

Today, October 1st, nearly 3 million more Floridians become eligible to receive quality, affordable health insurance through the Insurance Marketplace (previously called “Exchanges”) created by the Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as "Obamacare."

Visiting HealthCare.gov is your first step toward obtaining quality, affordable health insurance through the Marketplace.

Pres Obama Includes Gay Parents in Adoption Proclamation

President Obama has included gay parents in a proclamation recognizing November as national adoption month.

LISTEN: Edie Windsor's Message for Fla. Gov. Rick Scott

Release Date: 
October 31, 2014

Written by: SUNNIVIE BRYDUM 

The woman whose lawsuit effectively dismantled the so-called Defense of Marriage Act, clearing the way for the federal government to recognize same-sex marriage, has a few words for one Republican governor stubbornly refusing to let marriage equality come to his state.

LISTEN: Edie Windsor's Message for Fla. Gov. Rick Scott

Release Date: 
October 31, 2014

Written by: SUNNIVIE BRYDUM 

The woman whose lawsuit effectively dismantled the so-called Defense of Marriage Act, clearing the way for the federal government to recognize same-sex marriage, has a few words for one Republican governor stubbornly refusing to let marriage equality come to his state.

Moral Mondays Florida vote for a better tomorrow

Release Date: 
October 28, 2014

Written by: ASHLEY WHITNEY  

Edie Windsor's Letter To Governor Rick Scott

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Lee County Equality Connection at The Office Pub

Date: 
Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: 
The Office Pub
3704 Cleveland Ave
Fort Myers, FL 33901

 

 

Fight For Marriage Equality Comes Down To Key Decision Friday

Release Date: 
October 24, 2014

Written by: Lauren Munsey

It is a critical day for the marriage equality movement in the Sunshine State.

Attorney General Pam Bondi has until midnight tonight to respond to a federal judge's request to lift a stay and allow marriage licenses to be issued to same-sex couples in Florida.

The decision coming days after the U.S. Supreme Court refused to hear appeals of five circuit court rulings that found state gay marriage bans unconstitutional.