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April 6, 2016

TALLAHASSEE – Today, Progress Florida recognized 18 members of the Florida Legislature as “Champions of Florida’s Middle Class” for their unwavering support of everyday Floridians. For the sixth year in a row, these award winners are featured at www.MiddleClassChamps.com along with the votes that earned them this distinction. 

July 15, 2015

TALLAHASSEE – Today, Progress Florida recognized 15 members of the Florida Legislature as “Champions of Florida’s Middle Class” for their unwavering support of Florida’s working families. For the fifth year in a row, these award winners are featured at www.MiddleClassChamps.com along with the votes that earned them this distinction. 

June 12, 2014

TALLAHASSEE – Today, Progress Florida and America Votes recognized 15 members of the Florida Legislature as “Champions of Florida’s Middle Class” for their unwavering support of Florida’s working families. During the 2014 legislative session, these lawmakers voted to protect and expand the middle class in Florida 100% of the time, and championed a range of issues including stopping political interference in women’s health care, protecting our local public schools, preventing burdensome restrictions on small businesses, and protecting our land and water.

June 10, 2013

TALLAHASSEE – Today, Florida Watch Action, Progress Florida and America Votes recognized 18 members of the Florida Legislature as “Champions of Florida’s Middle Class” for their unwavering support of Florida’s working families. During the 2013 legislative session, these lawmakers voted to protect and expand the middle class in Florida 100% of the time, and championed a range of issues including protecting jobs, expanding health care access, ethics reform and more.

April 11, 2012

TALLAHASSEE – Today, Florida Watch Action, Progress Florida and America Votes recognized 27 members of the Florida Legislature as “Champions of Florida’s Middle Class” for their unwavering support on behalf of Florida’s working families. During the 2012 legislative session, these 27 lawmakers voted 100% to protect and expand the middle class, and championed a range of issues from protecting jobs, to support for public schools, to ensuring fair elections and more.

June 27, 2011

TALLAHASSEE - Today, Progress Florida, Florida Watch Action and America Votes recognized 22 members of the Florida Legislature as "Champions of Florida's Middle Class" for their unwavering support on behalf of Florida's working families. During the 2011 legislative session, these 22 lawmakers voted 100% in support of the middle class, and championed a range of issues from job creation, to support for public schools, to environmental protection and more.