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Vern Buchanan Warns About Missing, Stolen Prescription Drugs at VA Facilities

April 24, 2017 - 2:30pm
Vern Buchanan

Five federal Veterans Affairs (VA) medical facilities across the Sunshine State are reporting missing or stolen prescription drugs including fenatanyl. 

Dan Webster, Bill Nelson Want Feds to Craft Cybersecurity Guidelines for Small Businesses

April 24, 2017 - 11:30am

U.S. Rep. Dan Webster, R-Fla., is leading the charge on Capitol Hill to help small businesses with cybersecurity with a new bill while the senior senator from Florida is going to bat for similar legislation in the upper chamber.  

Rubio Weighs in on Trump's Foreign Policy, French Presidential Elections

April 24, 2017 - 8:30am
Marco Rubio

From his perches on the Senate Foreign Affairs and Intelligence Committees, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., took to the national airwaves on Sunday morning to weigh in on international policy. 

John Rutherford Calls on Expanding Education Benefits to Families of Fallen Service Members

April 24, 2017 - 6:00am

A North Florida Republican is proposing changing veteran higher ed funding to allow more benefits to the surviving spouses and children of military personnel killed in the line of duty. 

Florida Congressmen Applaud HHS Sending Money to Sunshine State to Fight Opioids

April 21, 2017 - 9:15am
Gus Bilirakis, Ted Deutch and Tom Rooney

Members of the Florida delegation in the U.S. House applauded the U.S Health and Human Services (HHS) Department for sending $27 million to the Sunshine State to battle opioid addiction. 

Ron DeSantis Urges Trump Administration to Crack Down on Maduro Regime in Venezuela

April 21, 2017 - 8:30am
Ron DeSantis

From his perch on the U.S. House Western Hemisphere Subcommittee, U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis, R-Fla., is urging the Trump administration to crack down on the Maduro regime after a General Motors production facility was seized in Venezuela this week. 

Carlos Curbelo Pushes Reform for DREAMers After Jeff Sessions Gets Tough on Immigration

April 20, 2017 - 12:00pm
Jeff Sessions and Carlos Curbelo

U.S. Rep. Carlos Curbelo, R-Fla., is using recent comments from U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on immigration to push for his proposal giving younger illegal immigrants a path to citizenship. 

Florida Getting Funds From HHS to Battle Opioids

April 20, 2017 - 8:45am
Bill Nelson, Tom Price and Marco Rubio

On Wednesday, U.S. Health and Human Services Sec. Tom Price announced Florida will be getting $27 million to fight opioid addiction. 

'In God We Trust' Was a Florida Congressman's Lasting Legacy

April 20, 2017 - 6:00am

“In God We Trust," which is one of the main legacies of the longest serving member in Congress in Florida’s history, is under attack. 

National Liberal Group Honors Loranne Ausley

April 19, 2017 - 8:45am

Now back in the Florida House, state Rep. Loranne Ausley, D-Tallahassee, is getting attention from a national liberal group. 



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