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Neal Dunn Gets Strengthening Coastal Communities Act Through the House

November 19, 2018 - 11:00am

U.S. Rep. Neal Dunn, R-Fla., currently finishing his first term in Congress, scored a win last week as the U.S. House overwhelmingly passed his “Strengthening Coastal Communities Act.”

AFP Thanks Matt Gaetz for Standing Against Higher Federal Spending

November 19, 2018 - 9:30am
Matt Gaetz

Americans for Prosperity’s (AFP) Florida chapter is feeling thankful for U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz’s, R-Fla., efforts to rein in federal spending and is letting Panhandle residents know of their gratitude. 

Coast Guard Authorization Clears Senate With Strong Support from Marco Rubio, Bill Nelson

November 17, 2018 - 6:00am
Marco Rubio, Bill Nelson and Brian Mast

This week, the U.S. Senate passed the “Coast Guard Authorization Act” with the support of both of Florida’s two senators. 

Marco Rubio Takes Aim at China on Human Rights

November 17, 2018 - 6:00am
Marco Rubio

From his perches on the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee and as chairman of the Congressional-Executive Commission on China (CECC), U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., called for the U.S. to crack down on China overs its handling of Muslim minorities in that nation. 

Florida's Unemployment Rate Dropped in October Despite Hurricane Michael

November 16, 2018 - 10:45am
Rick Scott

Despite Hurricane Michael hitting the state, the unemployment rate in October dropped to 3.4 percent, the lowest it has been since the start of 2007. 

Florida Democrats Make Their Moves as Nancy Pelosi Looks to Reclaim the Gavel

November 14, 2018 - 9:30am

Democrats will take control of the U.S. House in the new year but the question of who leads them remains up in the air--and members of the Florida delegation can play a major role on who wields the gavel. 

Marco Rubio, Lois Frankel Back Israel Against Hamas

November 14, 2018 - 6:00am
Marco Rubio and Lois Frankel

While a ceasefire has been called after Hamas launched hundreds of rockets into the southern part of Israel from Gaza, members of the Florida congressional delegation continue to champion that country’s right to defend itself against terrorism. 

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Ted Deutch Condemn Latest Hamas Attacks on Israel

November 13, 2018 - 9:30am
Ileana Ros-Lehtinen and Ted Deutch

With southern Israel under attack from rockets being shot from Palestinian controlled Gaza, the two South Florida congressional representatives who lead the U.S. House Middle East and North Africa Subcommittee expressed their support of that key American ally. 

Francis Rooney Pushes Labor Department for More Transparency from Unions

November 12, 2018 - 10:45am
Francis Rooney

Having won reelection last week, U.S. Francis Rooney, R-Fla., continued his efforts on labor issues, urging the U.S. Labor Department to reform how it views worker centers. 

With Dems Now in Charge of the House, South Florida's Power Shifts on Capitol Hill

November 12, 2018 - 6:00am
Alcee Hastings, Mario Diaz-Balart and Ted Deutch

With the Democrats making inroads in South Florida on their way to flipping the U.S. House, that region is going to have a major shift when it comes to its influence on Capitol Hill when the new Congress convenes. 

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