Florida AG candidate Sean Shaw fights ‘for the people, not the powerful’ if elected

By : Layla Ferris
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TAMPA | Rep. Sean Shaw (D-Tampa) pledges to fight “for the people, not the powerful” if elected as Florida’s next attorney general.

Shaw, a Sunshine State native who studied law at the University of Florida, has represented District 61 for the State House of Representatives since 2016. While in office Shaw supported The Florida Competitive Workforce Act and voted to ban conversion therapy statewide.

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Mr. Smith goes to Tallahassee?: Carlos Smith announces candidacy for District 49 House seat

By : Jeremy Williams
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Orlando – Equality Florida’s Carlos Guillermo Smith has announced he will run for Florida House Representative of District 49 in the upcoming election year.

The current chair for the Orange County Democrats decided to run after former State Representative Joe Saunders made the decision to not seek the seat for the Florida House in 2016.

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Hawaii marriage equality back in the hands of the state house

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HONOLULU (AP) – The fate of gay marriage in Hawaii is in the hands of the state House after smoothly passing in the Senate.

It’s already been a bumpier ride for the legislation in the House.

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