FPA co-signs letter to Florida Gov. DeSantis

On June 10, FPA co-signed a letter to the governors of all fifty states along with 47 other news outlets and journalism organizations.This letter calls on the governors to “unambiguously stand up for press freedom and take specific steps to ensure the media can carry out its work safely in Florida.” (Read the letter to Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis here.)


Written consent procedures for upcoming elections

This year, due to Coronavirus events, FPA has cancelled its annual convention, which would have included a session where Active and Life Members vote on the new slate of  FPA leadership proposed by the Nominating Committee.

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Last Chance to Register!

You asked, we listened! It’s the Florida Press Association’s first (VIP) Virtual Idea Panel roundtable to be held via Zoom call on June 4.

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FPA announces Virtual Awards Program for Weekly Newspaper Contest, Hall of Fame, others

Mark your calendars! FPA is pleased to announce that we will be hosting a Virtual Awards Program on Facebook on Friday, July 31 at noon.

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Virtual Idea Panel (VIP) Roundtable

Mark Your Calendar! The Florida Press Association is excited to announce the first Virtual Idea Panel (VIP) Roundtable experience to be held June 4.

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Let’s get your business back to business.

The new normal in our lives is starting to take hold and we’re seeing mounting desire to recharge America’s economy. For many of our local businesses, now is the time to welcome your customers back.

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FPA advertising revenue impact survey results available

Here is a roll-up of our COVID-19 IMPACT Survey results for Florida weekly and daily print and digital media. Across the (more…)


2020 Florida Media Conference postponed

FPA members and friends,

We hope everyone is staying healthy and safe.  With so much uncertainty around the COVID-19 pandemic and the effects (more…)


A special thank you to a new class of first responders – our community responders!

The following op-ed from Florida Press Association President and CEO Jim Fogler is available for FPA members to republish (more…)


We need your help! Participate in FPA’s advertising revenue impact survey

The Florida Press Association is putting together a quick survey to gauge the impact of COVID-19 on our member’s advertising revenues. (more…)