Resources to Help Discern Your Vote

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Early voting is underway throughout Florida! Click here to view early voting locations and times. Wondering which direction to take this election? The Florida Conference of Catholic Bishops offers resources to help guide voters as they head to the polls. 

Know the Positions of the Presidential Candidates: A summary of the positions of the presidential candidates on several key issues of importance to our faith. View English version here | View Spanish version here.

For website information on third party candidates, click here.

Candidate Questionnaire Project (CQP): U.S. Congressional and Florida Legislative candidates provide their positions on issues of importance to the faith community. Response summaries/bulletin inserts organized by diocese are available in both English and Spanish. View Here.

Amendment 2 – “Use of Marijuana for Debilitating Medical Conditions”: Concerns for voters to consider before casting their votes on this proposed amendment to the Florida Constitution. View English version here. | View Spanish version here.

Considerations Before Voting on Constitutional Amendments: Just as we are called to faithful citizenship before voting for an individual, we must properly form our consciences in anticipation of marking the ballot either in support of or in opposition to a proposed constitutional amendment. View English version here. | View Spanish version here.

Election & Political Activities Guide: Contains appropriate activity for parish and pastor involvement in election related activities. Note: Parishes are not to distribute any materials that are not approved by the local diocesan bishop or the Florida Conference of Catholic Bishops, or made available to the diocese through the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB). (pg. 5) View English version here. | View Spanish version here.

Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship: A resource from the USCCB on the political responsibility of Catholics. View English version here. | View Spanish version here.