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It’s time for Duval County to update its election equipment

The Tributary is a nonprofit, nonpartisan newsroom that investigates Jacksonville’s entrenched problems and proposed solutions through collaboration with existing local media. Click here to support our work. Click here to subscribe to our newsletters. The Tributary’s Latest Duval elections office asks city for millions to replace decade-old machines By Hannah Lee August 19, 2021 To […]

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Redistricting woes: Jacksonville won’t select Duval School Board maps in time for 2022, says city lawyer

This is Changing Florida, a Tributary newsletter keeping you up to date on redistricting, demographics and the fight for political power in the Sunshine State. To make sure you don’t miss out on an issue, click here to subscribe now and play a part in ensuring fair districts for all of Florida. Click here  to […]

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Why the Local Media Association is partnering with The Tributary

The Local Media Association, a trade group of news organizations, announced it is partnering with The Tributary, offering $35,000 as well as coaching, assistance and a fiscal sponsorship agreement as The Tributary launches this year. LMA’s CEO, Nancy Lane, said she believes The Tributary’s business model — a nonprofit news organization designed to collaborate with […]

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2020 in numbers, a brief review

Happy New Year, friends. I’m going to keep this post relatively short and focus on a few numbers from 2020. Support The Tributary 2020 saw the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office shoot the most people in a decade, with police shooting 14 people, killing nine. Eight of those shot by police were Black, while four were white […]