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Gus Bilirakis Gets Proposal to Help Disabled Veterans Have More Travel Options Signed into Law

August 13, 2018 - 4:00pm
Gus Bilirakis

U.S. Rep. Gus Bilirakis, R-Fla., the vice chairman of the U.S. House Veterans Affairs Committee, scored a win on Capitol Hill as his proposal helping disabled veterans have more access to transportation has become law. 

Ashley Moody, Frank White Show Off Law Enforcement Support in TV Ads

August 13, 2018 - 11:30am
Ashley Moody and Frank White

With two weeks to go until the primary, the two Republicans running for attorney general looked to double down on their law enforcement credentials in TV spots featuring sheriffs from across the Sunshine State.  

Marco Rubio Takes to National Stage to Promote Family Leave Proposal

August 13, 2018 - 6:00am
Marco Rubio

This month, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla. has focused on pushing his proposal to expand parental leave.

Tom Rooney Looks to Protect Elections from Cyberattacks

August 10, 2018 - 11:15am
Tom Rooney and Jim Himes

From his seat on the U.S. House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence (HPSCI), retiring U.S. Rep. Tom Rooney, R-Fla., is helping lead the charge on Capitol Hill to protect U.S. elections from cyberattacks. 

Donald Trump Endorses Ted Yoho for Another Term in Congress

August 9, 2018 - 4:15pm
Donald Trump and Ted Yoho

President Donald Trump threw his support behind U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho, R-Fla., on Thursday, endorsing the North Florida Republican for a fourth term in the U.S. House. 

Gus Bilirakis' Effort to Expand Generic Drug Manufacturing Pays Off

August 9, 2018 - 3:15pm
Gus Bilirakis

A Florida congressman believes his bill giving drug makers to create more generic drugs and spur competition in the marketplace is starting to have a real impact. 

Korean War Vets Honored at Camp Blanding

August 7, 2018 - 10:00am
Ted Yoho and Cho Yoon-je

U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho, R-Fla., the chairman of the U.S. House Asia and the Pacific Subcommittee, joined  Cho Yoon-je, the South Korean ambassador to the U.S., to honor Korean War veterans on Monday at Camp Blanding in North Florida. 

Vern Buchanan, Alcee Hastings Continue the Fight to Ban the Cat and Dog Meat Trade

August 7, 2018 - 6:00am
Vern Buchanan and Alcee Hastings

Two congressmen from Florida--Republican U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan and Democrat U.S. Rep Alcee Hastings--are calling on Congress to include their proposal to band the slaughter of cats and dogs for human consumption as part of the Farm Bill. 

Senate Passes Marco Rubio's Bill Supporting Israel

August 4, 2018 - 6:00am
Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Marco Rubio and Ted Deutch

This week, the U.S. Senate passed U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio’s, R-Fla., proposal to support Israel. 

Bill Nelson, Pat Toomey Take Up Brian Fitzpatrick's, Stephanie Murphy's Bill Punishing Stalkers Targeting Minors

August 2, 2018 - 6:00am
Brian Fitzpatrick, Bill Nelson and Stephanie Murphy

U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., is championing a proposal cracking down on stalkers targeting minors.



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