STATEMENT RELEASE: JMI Releases New Insurance Study

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 28, 2018 CONTACT: Logan Elizabeth Padgett lpadgett@jamesmadison.org (850)386-3131 JMI Releases New Insurance Study TALLAHASSEE, FL – Dr. Robert McClure, President and CEO of The James Madison Institute, will speak today at the Florida Chamber’s 2018 Insurance Summit and discuss areas of reform needed to ensure the [...]

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JMI Releases Driver’s License Suspension Reform Paper

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 15, 2018 CONTACT: Logan Elizabeth Padgett lpadgett@jamesmadison.org (850)386-3131 JMI Releases Driver’s License Suspension Reform Paper TALLAHASSEE- Today, The James Madison Institute and Reason Foundation released a joint study that analyzes the economic effects of punitive license suspension in Florida. The study finds that a majority of [...]

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JMI’s Statement on the 2018 Florida Election Results

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 7, 2018 CONTACT: Logan Elizabeth Padgett lpadgett@jamesmadison.org Commenting on the 2018 Florida Election, The James Madison Institute's President and CEO Dr. Robert McClure said the following: The James Madison Institute congratulates Governor-elect Ron DeSantis for becoming Florida’s next Governor, and congratulations go out as well to [...]

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Statewide Poll on Bail Reform Shows Florida Voters Are Ready to Improve Pretrial Justice

For Immediate Release: October 16, 2018 Contact: Ben Schaefer, media contact for Pretrial Justice Institute 646-200-5284, ben.schaefer@berlinrosen.com Logan Padgett, media contact for James Madison Institute 850-386-3131, lpadgett@jamesmadison.org Statewide Poll on Bail Reform Shows Florida Voters Are Ready to Improve Pretrial Justice Results announced by the Pretrial Justice Institute and the [...]

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STATEMENT: JMI Releases Analysis of Florida Governor Candidates’ Economic Platforms

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 15, 2018 CONTACT: Logan Elizabeth Padgett lpadgett@jamesmadison.org (850) 386-3131 JMI Releases Analysis of Florida Governor Candidates’ Economic Platforms TALLAHASSEE – The 2018 election is arguably the most pivotal election in Florida’s history. It is within this context that The James Madison Institute has partnered with two [...]

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JMI Releases the Fall 2018 Edition of The Journal: #Election 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 2, 2018 CONTACT: Logan Elizabeth Padgett lpadgett@jamesmadison.org (850) 386-3131 JMI Releases the Fall 2018 Edition of The Journal: #Election 2018 TALLAHASSEE – When Floridians take to the polls on the first Tuesday of November, they will cast votes for more offices and issues than at any [...]

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STATEMENT RELEASE: JMI’s 2018 Florida Constitutional Amendment Guide

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 27, 2018 CONTACT: Logan Elizabeth Padgett 850-386-3131 JMI’s 2018 Florida Constitutional Amendment Guide TALLAHASSEE- On November 6, 2018, Floridians will march to the ballot box to cast their votes. In addition to electing the next crop of public officials, the ballot tasks Floridians with passing judgment [...]

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Florida Ranks #1 in Overall Freedom

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 22, 2018 CONTACT: Logan Elizabeth Padgett 850-386-3131 Florida Ranks #1 in Overall Freedom Today, the CATO Institute, one the world’s leading think tanks, released its annual Economic Freedom of the States report, honoring the Sunshine State as number one in overall freedom. In addition, Florida ranked [...]

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Statement on Appointment of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 10, 2018 Contact: Logan Elizabeth Padgett 850-386-3131 lpadgett@jamesmadison.org Commenting on the appointment of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the position of Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court, The James Madison Institute's President and CEO Dr. Robert McClure said the following: For 231 years, our Constitution [...]

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The U.S. Supreme Court Upholds Workers’ Rights in Janus v. AFSCME

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 27, 2018 CONTACT: Logan Elizabeth Padgett 850-386-3131 lpadgett@jamesmadison.org The U.S. Supreme Court Upholds Workers' Rights in Janus v. AFSCME Today, The James Madison Institute congratulates and thanks the Supreme Court of the United States in its ruling in Janus v. AFSCME. This ruling, that public employees [...]

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