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7.19.2010

RALLY FOR THE RIGHT TO DECIDE OFF SHORE OIL DRILLING

If you are anywhere, you should be at Florida's Capitol in Tallahassee tomorrow, Tuesday, July 20th to support the vote to put the question on November's ballot of whether Florida should allow off shore drilling. 

Hands at the Capitol is sponsoring the Let the Voter's Decide, rally about the special session called by Governor Crist to consider a permanent ban on oil drilling in Florida's Gulf of Mexico. 

On the 20th, the Florida Legislature will consider a joint resolution that would place the question of drilling in state waters on the ballot for November.  The question on the ballot would be:  'should drilling be banned from our state territorial waters?'

Event schedule:

10:30 AM Pre-event citizen organization, Cabinet Meeting Room, Lower Level, the Capitol

11:30 AM Join hands in solidarity, Capitol courtyard

12:30 PM, Break for lunch

1:00 PM Second citizen organization,  Cabinet Meeting Room, Lower Level, the Capitol

Afternoon:  Meet with your local Legislator

5:30 PM After event recap and party, Cabo's,                  
1221 Apalachee Parkway


IF YOU CANNOT BE AT THE CAPITOL, contact your Legislator today and tell them you support letting the voters decide!  Also call Speaker of the House Larry Cretul who has the power to prevent any vote tomorrow. 850.488.1450 or 352.873.6564.

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