redistricting http://blog.wlrn.org en Florida Roundup: Can Gays Marry In Monroe? http://blog.wlrn.org/post/florida-roundup-can-gays-marry-monroe <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">On the Florida Roundup, a</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;judge in the <a href="http://wlrn.org/post/despite-key-wests-gay-friendly-history-gay-marriage-took-long">Keys overturns the state’s constitutional ban on same-sex marriage.</a> But an appeal by Florida Attorney General&nbsp;Pam Bondi calls for the U.S. Supreme Court to decide the matter.</span></p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 16:00:00 +0000 Stefania Ferro 35778 at http://blog.wlrn.org Florida Roundup: Can Gays Marry In Monroe? July 14, 2014: Following Court Ruling, Several Fla. Congressional Districts May Be Redrawn http://blog.wlrn.org/post/july-14-2014-following-court-ruling-several-fla-congressional-districts-may-be-redrawn <p>Today on WLRN-Miami Herald News, you heard:</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 10:18:44 +0000 Marva Hinton 35485 at http://blog.wlrn.org UPDATED: Miami's Redrawn District 5 Shows Class, Not Race, Is The New Social Divide http://blog.wlrn.org/post/updated-miamis-redrawn-district-5-shows-class-not-race-new-social-divide <p><strong>UPDATE: 10:30 a.m., Nov. 20:</strong> Keon Hardemon will be the next District 5 Commissioner for Miami. In the runoff election against Rev. Richard Dunn Tuesday, Hardemon received more than 72 percent of the vote. He will take office on Nov. 27.</p> Wed, 20 Nov 2013 16:25:04 +0000 Wilson Sayre 23122 at http://blog.wlrn.org UPDATED: Miami's Redrawn District 5 Shows Class, Not Race, Is The New Social Divide Do You Know Who Your State Legislators Are? http://blog.wlrn.org/post/do-you-know-who-your-state-legislators-are <p>The state Legislature, perhaps more than Congress, passes laws that have a direct impact on the day-to-day life of a&nbsp;Floridian: how much you pay in sales tax, how much time you have to vote, how you obtain a gun.</p><p>Tallahassee is in our lives every day. It's only 480 miles away. And yet, for many in South Florida, it might as well be on another continent.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 31 Jan 2013 15:00:00 +0000 Elaine Chen 7761 at http://blog.wlrn.org Do You Know Who Your State Legislators Are?