U.S. Rep. Carlos Curbelo, R-Fla., has brought back his proposal to ensure that Americans aren’t left with the bill when foreign oil spills move into American waters.
Only two weeks into his first term in Congress, U.S. Rep. Darren Soto, D-Fla., is already starting to command a little of the national spotlight.
Two Florida Republicans were named to top posts on the U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee on Friday.
U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Oreg., the top Democrat on the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, turned to South Florida to bring on a new member.
President Barack Obama announced on Thursday that he was ending the federal policy of allowing Cubans who arrive to the U.S. without visas to stay, drawing fire from Florida Republicans in Congress. The “wet-foot/dry-foot” policy has been used by refugees fleeing the Castro regime.
This week, U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho, R-Fla., brought back his proposal to increase access for congressional staffers to have access to help clear the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs’ (VA) backlog.
Two congressmen from Florida--Republican Tom Rooney and Democrat Ted Deutch--are bringing back a proposal to protect veterans against fraud that the U.S. House passed without opposition last year.
While he did not win the gavel after former U.S. Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., retired, U.S. Rep. Gus Bilirakis, R-Fla., will stay as the vice chairman of the U.S. House Veterans Affairs Committee.
Kicking open the door to running for governor in 2018, Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine announced on Thursday that this would be his last term in his current post and he was interested in solving problems across the state.
U.S. Rep. Ron DeSanits, R-Fla., rounded up more than 100 fellow members of Congress to send a letter to President-elect Donald Trump urging him to move the American embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.