Media begin setting up for Florida Student Association presser and rally
In the rotunda of the Florida State Capitol
Carlo Fassi addressing the crowd
Look at those matching shirts!
Representative Nuñez speaking about tuition equity
Senator Latvala speaks to the importance of SB 1400
A shot of the press
FSU student body president, Rosie Contreras gives the student perspective
A look at the old Florida State Capitol
Students with the Florida Student Association representing public college and university students in Florida flocked to the Capitol on Wednesday, March 26 for their "Rally in Tally" event and press conference. Florida Student Association chair, Carlo Fassi gave an introduction before inviting Representative Jeannette Nuñez and Senator Jack Latvala to speak about their tuition equity bill. Also included in the list of priorities was increased state funding for capital projects and building improvements at colleges and universities across the state.
After the event, students wearing matching red "Rally in Tally" t-shirts visited legislators' offices to make their case and ask for support for their legislative agenda.
For more coverage, see this article from Tallahassee.com.