First Draft in Florida Election 2020 crunchtime; connect with us

Early voting in Florida for the general election starts in less than two months – on October 24 – which is also the last day to request a mail-in ballot. (more…)

First Draft in Florida – Infotheque 2020 recap; news & insights

First Draft’s first virtual event — Infotheque 2020 — was designed to help prepare us all for the avalanche of election misinformation that is coming our way from now through November 3rd.

It was an eye-opening three-days and a lot of fun. A big thank-you goes out to all who were able to attend one or more of the sessions. For those who weren’t able to attend, no worries, you can watch all the sessions here. (more…)

First Draft News – Infotheque 2020

Infotheque 2020, from August 4-6, is First Draft’s exclusive event to prepare journalists for covering election misinformation. (more…)

Florida trends and insights: Here to help as you navigate information disorder

Here’s the latest update from my work as a U.S. 2020 First Draft News fellow in Florida.


Florida trends and insights: Online misinformation, reporting opportunities

Dear FPA members,

This is the latest in a series through my work as the U.S. 2020 First Draft News fellow in Florida.


Welcome to the first issue of Florida Trends & Insights!

Dear FPA members,

My name is Damon Scott and I’m a First Draft News fellow located in Florida. Jim Fogler has generously offered to help me distribute my newsletter to FPA members.