Amendment 08:ReligionRepeals ban of public dollars for religious funding
Proposing an amendment to the State Constitution providing that no individual or entity may be denied, on the basis of religious identity or belief, governmental benefits, funding or other support, except as required by the First Amendment to the United States Constitution, and deleting the prohibition against using revenues from the public treasury directly or indirectly in aid of any church, sect, or religious denomination or in aid of any sectarian institution.
what your vote means
A YES eliminates a constitutional ban on giving tax money to religious organizations.
A NO means the state will continue to ban public funding of religious organizations.
|1||ARCHDIOCESE OF MIAMI||$112,259|
|2||KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS||$100,000|
|3||DIOCESE OF ST. PETERSBURG||$65,256|
|4||DIOCESE OF ORLANDO||$59,295|
|5||DIOCESE OF PALM BEACH, INC||$41,072|
|1||PUBLIC EDUCATION DEFENSE FUND, INC||$1,155,000|
|2||ACLU of Florida||$119,557|
|3||ACLU OF FLORIDA, INC.||$69,757|
|5||CATHOLICS FOR CHOICE||$11,030|