Background: On March 3 and 4, over 300 Catholics arrived in Tallahassee for Catholic Days at the Capitol. Participants met with legislators to advocate support for the following four issues:
- 24-hour reflection period before an abortion is performed, SB 724 (Flores) / HB 633 (Sullivan)
- Restoring the per-pupil scholarships for the VPK Program to 2007-2008 school-year funding levels
- Expansion of KidCare for lawfully residing immigrant children, SB 294 (Garcia) / HB 829 (La Rosa)
- Requiring a unanimous jury decision in order to recommend a sentence of death, SB 664 (Altman) / HB 139 (Rodriguez, J.)
For backgrounders with more information on these four issues, please click here.
ACTION: By sending a message to your state lawmakers you can help to amplify the efforts of Catholics at the capitol. Click the link below to send an email to your Florida Senator and Representative.
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