Florida Candidates for Science Tells How to Track Down the Dollars
Are your elected officials dedicated to you or their donors?
A new coalition of candidates running for Florida offices—Florida Candidates for Science—is offering a tool you can use to find the answer to that question for yourself.
The guide, posted on their new website, allows you to:
–Identify the legislative district you live in.
–How office-holders have voted on the issues.
–Where their money comes from.
Check out the guide HERE.
Florida Candidates for Science is a statewide coalition born in southwest Florida and founded by three candidates for office in this year’s election:
—Annisa Karim, a wildlife ecologist who is running for state Senate.
—Dr. Parisima Taeb, a physician running for state House.
—Jennifer Boddicker, Ph.D., a microbiologist also running for state House.
They recently hosted a town hall in Fort Myers on the state’s water-quality crisis that drew nearly 500 people. Encouraged by this outpouring of support, they reached out to candidates around Florida willing to sign a pledge to put sicience over politics when it comes to solving our environmental problems.