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Marco Rubio, Peter Roskam Urge Trump to Stop Airplane Sales to Iran

April 11, 2017 - 8:00am

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., paired up with U.S. Rep. Peter Roskam, R-Ill., on Monday to urge President Donald Trump suspend Boeing and other commercial aircraft manufacturers from selling airplanes to Iran. 

Ted Yoho Leads the Charge in Congress to Ban Horse Soring

April 10, 2017 - 4:00pm

Two veterinarians currently serving in Congress teamed up last week to bring out a bill banning horse soring. 

Matt Gaetz, Darren Soto Want to Change How Federal Government Classifies Marijuana

April 10, 2017 - 10:00am
Matt Gaetz and Darren Soto

Two congressional freshmen from the Sunshine State teamed up last week to change how marijuana is classified at the federal level. 

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Ted Yoho Want to Crack Down on North Korea

April 10, 2017 - 11:00am
Ted Yoho and Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

As tensions continue to mount between the U.S. and North Korea, two congressional representatives from Florida have brought out the “North Korean Human Rights Reauthorization Act” as they look to hold that communist nation’s leadership accountable. 

Marco Rubio Calls for Free Syria, Holding Assad Accountable

April 10, 2017 - 8:00am

With American forces bombing a Syrian air field as civil war continues to plague that nation, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., who sits on the Foreign Affairs Committee, has been focusing on Syrian issues in recent days.

Tom Rooney Steps Up After Devin Nunes Bows Out on Probe of Russia's Role in Election

April 6, 2017 - 10:15am
Tom Rooney and Devin Nunes

U.S. Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif., the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, said he will not oversee the committee’s investigation of Russia’s role in the 2016 presidential election, giving a congressman from the Sunshine State more responsibility in leading it.

Gus Bilirakis Focuses on Veterans Issues, Reforming the VA

April 6, 2017 - 10:00am
Gus Bilirakis

U.S. Rep. Gus Bilirakis, R-Fla., continued to focus on veterans affairs this week, taking to the House floor on Tuesday to make the case for a proposal he brought out last week and returning to it on Wednesday to discuss reforming VA services. 

American Entry Into World War I Shaped the Course of Global History

April 6, 2017 - 7:30am

Thursday marks the 100th anniversary of World War I, one of the most pivotal events in American and world history. 

Ted Deutch Wants New Check-Off Box on Tax Returns to Help Homeless Veterans

April 5, 2017 - 9:15am
Ted Deutch

A congressman from South Florida wants to add a new “check-off box” on federal tax forms giving taxpayers the option to voluntarily ensure part of their taxes go to help homeless veterans. 

Chris King Kicks Off Dark Horse Gubernatorial Bid

April 4, 2017 - 8:45am
Chris King

Calling for a “whole new generation of people to stand up and demand more for our politics,"  businessman Chris King kicked off his bid to be Florida’s next governor on Tuesday. 

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