The Republican dominated government in this state, as usual, are working to do the business of the banks and corporations who have turned this nation into a fascist oligarchy.
The only people left who truly represent the interests of The People, of Consumers, of equal justice and fairness are Consumer Justice Attorneys and the good Democrats here in Florida that are standing up to the Republican onslaught.
Here’s one story of this at work:
Legal Aid of Manasota and other legal service organizations across the state have joined together to establish hotlines, legal clinics and specialized teams of lawyers to provide free legal advice to homeowners who are at risk of losing their homes.
While foreclosure filings have declined by 7 percent nationwide, Florida’s foreclosure activity has increased for the 11th time in the last 13 months, according to RealtyTrac, which monitors real estate trends across the country. In fact, Florida’s foreclosure rate was the highest in the nation for the 5th consecutive month. One of out every 300 houses has a foreclosure filing – over twice the national average.