League of Women Voters of Florida Responds to Judge Lewis’
Decision About New Congressional Map
Tallahassee, Fla — In response to today’s ruling by Judge Terry Lewis, which upheld the congressional map recently passed by the Florida Legislature, League of Women Voters of Florida counsel David King issued the following statement:
“We are disappointed and plan to ask the appellate courts to review Judge Lewis’ ruling.”
The League of Women Voters of Florida, a nonpartisan political organization, encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy. For more information, please visit the League’s website at: www.TheFloridaVoter.org.