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Juneteenth: A Celebration of Freedom

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image=”24063″ img_size=”large”][vc_column_text]Image Credits : Yinan Chen Submitted by: Teresa Jenkins A timely message from Teresa Jenkins, Chair, Democratic Party of Charlotte County: Juneteenth, (“June” plus “nineteenth”) sometimes called “Jubilee,” indicates the year of freedom from enslavement, or even more simply “Freedom Day.” It is also referred to Black Independence Day. It was June 19,

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Florida Lawmakers Playing Hide and Seek: It’s Easier to Find Waldo

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image=”24082″ img_size=”large”][vc_column_text]Image Credits : Google Images Submitted by: Linda Porterfield on 6/18/2020 Written by Diane Rado, Editor-in-Chief Florida Phoenix June 8th, 2020 So where are Florida’s Republican leaders? Isn’t it their job to show up when things are going to hell? You couldn’t miss Gov. Ron DeSantis during the old days (about three weeks

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US Senate: Pass the HEROES Act for Florida Relief

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Image Credits: AP Photo/Andrew Harnik Submitted by: James Williams and Fran Dance – [email protected] The 3rd bill to address the COVID-19 pandemic is called the ‘‘Health and Economic Recovery Omnibus Emergency Solutions Act’’ or the “HEROES Act”. It was already approved more than a month ago by the US House of Representatives but now sits

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