With U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, R-Fla., bowing out of Congress, Democrats are hopeful about flipping her South Florida seat.
Accolades are pouring in from both sides of the aisle after U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, R-Fla., the dean of the Florida delegation, announced that she was going to retire from Congress after almost three decades of service.
U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, R-Fla., the current dean of the Florida delegation and the first woman to ever lead the House Foreign Affairs Committee, announced on Sunday that she was retiring from Congress.
With buzz building that he could make another run for statewide office, U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis, R-Fla., raised his profile on security issues this week.
Four members of the Florida congressional delegation--Republican U.S. Reps. Carlos Curbelo and Ileana Ros-Lehtinen and Democratic U.S. Reps. Darren Soto and Debbie Wasserman Schultz--are backing a proposal giving Venezuelan refugees a path to permanent residency.
A push for more federal funding to eliminate mosquitos, which was introduced by a congressman from the Sunshine State and has the support of Florida’s two U.S. senators, is gaining steam on Capitol Hill.
With a Republican push to repeal and replace former President Barack Obama’s federal health-care law gaining steam again on Capitol Hill, on Wednesday, the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) launched an ad campaign against 30 Republicans in the U.S. House including two from the Sunshine State.
U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., paired up with U.S. Sen. Christopher Coons, D-Del., on Tuesday to ensure the U.S. and other nations work together in increasing security in international airports.
This week, members of the Florida congressional delegation called for tougher actions against the Iranian regime.
From his perch on the U.S. House Homeland Security Committee, U.S. Rep. John Rutherford, R-Fla., visited the Rio Grande Valley to inspect security on the border with Mexico, calling for more focus on it.