Amendment 4 is a grassroots supported, bi-partisan proposal, not to be confused with the utility-backed proposal on the November ballot.
Florida voters will have an opportunity to lower the cost of energy – simply by voting YES on Amendment 4 on the August primary ballot.
A YES vote on Amendment 4 would lower the cost of energy in Florida by removing the burdensome tangible personal property tax and real estate taxes on solar energy systems. Lower taxes makes solar more affordable and accessible for everyone!
Better solar economics means more solar development, which lays the groundwork for cleaner air and a more sustainable future for Floridians. Learn more…
The Ecology Party of Florida continues to fight against the environmentally destructive practice of phosphate mining. We recently submitted the following comments on the proposed settlement between the EPA and Mosaic Fertilizer LLC.
From 2011 to 2015, the EPF has provided public comments on every stage of the phosphate mining AEIS process, including comments on the harmful cumulative effects of fertilizer production and on harms from dumping hazardous waste into municipal water systems for “fluoridation.” The COE and EPA have ignored those comments, so we submitted a 60 day intent to sue notice. At the time, a donor had promised to pay for the law suit. Unfortunately, she reneged, leaving us, and the other organizations who joined in the letter, unable to pay for the suit to go forward.
Clearly the blatant NEPA violations of federal laws by EPA and the COE must be challenged in federal court. This is your opportunity to make a great investment in the environment by helping fund our federal suit and force these agencies to comply with NEPA and all other relevant federal laws. Please contact us for donation logistics.
The Ecology Party’s 2015 annual meeting will be held on November 18 at 6pm. As our bylaws require, to save resources it will be by phone. Please contact us at chair [at] ecologyparty.org for the phone code to participate. We will need you to contact us 24 hours before the meeting, at the latest.
- Requests that the FDA issue a regulation in 21 CFR Part 250 (or in another appropriate Part) stating that fluoridation chemical additives and fluoridated drinking waters are drugs pursuant to section 201(g)(1) of the FDCA when the intended use is to aid in the prevention, mitigation, and/or prophylactic treatment of dental caries disease (tooth decay, cavities).
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The Ecology Party of Florida is dedicated to our role as an independent party to transform politics in the State of Florida. Please take a look around our website and if our focus resonates with you, register with your local supervisor of elections as an Ecology Party member and let others know about us.
We are currently working on ending drinking water fluoridation in our state. Please see our Fluoridation page above.