Now Accepting Applications for the 2023 Senate Page Program
The Senate Page Program offers students age 15 to 18 an excellent opportunity to visit the Capitol to observe and participate in the legislative process. The application deadline is November 30, 2022.
The 2022-23 General Appropriations Act
Florida’s 2022-23 balanced budget includes unprecedented K-12 funding, historic state reserves and prioritizes investments in public safety, clean water, and environmental infrastructure.
Every child deserves to grow up in a safe, loving home. The Senate is committed to expanding benefits for foster families and relatives willing to take on the responsibility of raising children who cannot live with their parents.
Keep Florida Free
The Florida Legislature passed and Governor DeSantis signed into law the “Keep Florida Free” joint agenda in response to unlawful federal mandates.
- Free Dental Screenings - Event Flyer (pdf) September 22, 2022 - Publication by Senator Rodriguez
- STATE SENATOR ANA MARIA RODRIGUEZ, STATE REPRESENTATIVE DANIEL PEREZ, AND STATE REPRESENTATIVE DAVID BORRERO IN PARTNERSHIP WITH CITY OF SWEETWATER MAYOR ORLANDO LOPEZ TO BRING FREE DENTAL SCREENINGS FOR CHILDREN VIA FLORIDA’S DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH OF MIAM September 22, 2022 - Press Release by Senator Rodriguez
- State Senator Ileana Garcia Granted $500,000 to Renowned Nicklaus Children’s Hospital Brain Institute for Pediatric Epilepsy Care & Treatment Program September 21, 2022 - Press Release by Senator Garcia
- State Senator Ileana Garcia to Present $550,000 in State Funds for the Jewish Community Services of South Florida Nutritional Equity for Seniors Keeping Kosher & Miami-Dade/ Monroe Crisis Helpline September 8, 2022 - Press Release by Senator Garcia
- State Senator Ileana Garcia to Announce $2,125,000 in Appropriations for Coral Gables Initiatives: Citywide Septic to Sewer Conversion Assessment, Stormwater Master Plan, Legacy Sewer System Repair & Replacement Project, & Restoration of Gondola Building August 23, 2022 - Press Release by Senator Garcia
- State Senator Ileana Garcia Proudly Announcing $175,000 in State Funding for the Department of Children and Families’ Casa Valentina ‘Foster Care to Independent Living’ Initiative August 17, 2022 - Press Release by Senator Garcia
- STATEMENT: FL Senate Dem Leader Reacts to Court Blocked Abortion August 16, 2022 - Press Release by Senator Book
- Florida International University Honors State Senator Ileana Garcia at Annual Legislative Reception with Prestigious ‘Champion Award’ for Her Successful Work on Behalf of FIU August 11, 2022 - Press Release by Senator Garcia