Voting Tuesday??? Here Are The 6 Florida Amendments You Will Be Voting On


It is safe to say that nearly everyone around the world maybe aware that tomorrow (Tuesday) is indeed the 'Last Call To Vote' ELECTION DAY! Some like those in Florida, have already taken advantage and voted early. However there are a few things on the ballot that you should know about, 'The Amendments.' Florida voters will decide on 6 state constitutional amendments this year, which are the following; 

Florida Amendment 1

Title: Citizenship Requirement to Vote in Florida Elections

Florida Amendment 2

Title: Raising Florida’s Minimum Wage

Florida Amendment 3

Title: All Voters Vote in Primary Elections for State Legislature, Governor, and Cabinet

Florida Amendment 4

Title:Voter Approval of Constitutional Amendments

Florida Amendment 5

Title:Limitation on Homestead Assessments

Florida Amendment 6

Title:Ad Valorem Tax Discount for Spouses of Certain Deceased Veterans Who Had Permanent, Combat-Related Disabilities

Studies have shown in the past that voters were often confused by some of the language of the amendments. For instance some amendments may be written in a way where voters think they are opposing something if they vote no, when in fact a "No" might actually mean the opposite. Thankfully various organizations have dedicated time to help voters better understand what they are voting on. One of those non-partisan organizations is the well-known League of Women Voters Of Broward County and the NAACP Miami Dade Youth Council and NAACP Florida State Conference. We also teamed up with Florida Voter Mobilization Project and various students to put together a run down of what the Amendments are about.

Links and Resources

Broward SOE

https://www.browardsoe.org/

Broward County Supervisor of Elections > Home

www.browardsoe.org

As election professionals in the Office of the Broward County Supervisor of Elections, a Constitutional Office of the State of Florida, we will consistently conduct successful elections in compliance with the law, to ensure that every eligible voter can exercise the right to vote.

https://www8.miamidade.gov/global/elections/home.page

Dade SOE

Elections

www8.miamidade.gov

We handle all federal, state, county and municipal elections. We also provide election services and assistance to municipalities, School Districts, Special Taxing Districts, Community Council Districts, and Community Development Districts in Miami-Dade County.

PALM BEACH SOE

https://www.pbcelections.org/

Palm Beach County, FL Supervisor of Elections

www.pbcelections.org

League Of Women Voters Of Broward

https://www.lwv.org/local-leagues/lwv-broward-county

LWV Of Broward County | League of Women Voters

www.lwv.org

NAACP MIAMI DADE CHAPTER

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