So far, 13 out of 24 legislators have expressed their opposition to these bills. As of today, 7 signed the pledge to vote against SB 2040 and HB 7089 or any Arizona-inspired immigration legislation in Florida’s legislature. Other 6 have already committed verbally to oppose or have already voted against these bills in Committee. #

We Are Florida! is a campaign launched by the Florida Immigrant Coalition that seeks to change the debate around immigration in Florida: “From being seen as a problem, to providing solutions. From feeling shame to pride.” #

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