No right is more precious to the citizen than the right to vote, and no
right is more fundamental to the state. A democracy derives its
legitimacy from the consent of the governed, and a government that
denies citizens the right to vote cannot claim to be a functioning
Join us on November 14 at 7:00 PM at Pompey Park Recreation Center
(1101 NW 2nd Street, Delray Beach) for an Amendment 4 update.
Nearly 65% of voters approved Amendment 4 (Republicans as well as
Democrats), briefly raising hopes that Florida could again call itself a
democracy. It readily became evident that such hopes were misplaced,
however, as Republican legislators passed and Gov. DeSantis signed SB
7066, a bill that threatens to require returning citizens to collectively pay
hundreds of millions of dollars in fines and fees before they are
permitted to register to vote.
Our panel of speakers are working hard to ensure that the promise of
Amendment 4 is neither deferred nor denied. There is no more
important or noble work than what they are doing.