Florida ranks as the state with the third highest occurrences of human trafficking. We need to be vigilant in stopping the scourge of human trafficking in this state.

The Senator has been working with NGO’s globally to target those countries that use Florida as a pathway to human slavery. She was appointed to the Task Force by Governor Charlie Crist and has helped the Junior League tackle this issue through her work on the Florida Statewide Human Trafficking Task Force. The Junior League of Boca Raton honored the legislators with a reception this week and joined Sen. Sachs in focusing on solutions to end human trafficking in Florida.

To learn more about the Human Trafficking Coalition of the Palm Beaches, please visit http://www.htcpb.org/.