Monday, January 21, 2019
With her new assignments in place, Murphy said she planned to help her Central Florida district. 
Murphy and her office insisted raising the minimum wage would benefit Central Florida. 
While most congressional races in Florida were overshadowed by the gubernatorial and U.S. Senate contests, Democrats made strides in the Sunshine State when it came to flipping the U.S. House in November--and now they are being rewarded for their...
The legislation has garnered the support of AARP Florida and the Florida Council of the Blind with the groups insisting enacting it will “advance mobility opportunities for their members.”
In addition to his role with the LeMieux Center, “Congressman Rooney also will serve as a distinguished lecturer in the Politics Department of the University’s School of Arts and Sciences, speak as part of the President’s Lyceum, and provide strategic counsel and planning for future LeMieux Center programs.” 
Deutch, who chairs the U.S. House Ethics Committee, weighed in on Wednesday on why he had brought back the bill. 
The Florida Republican talked to Florida Daily about his efforts to hit the ground running in Congress despite the continued partial government shutdown. 
In addition to her new assignment, Demings is keeping her seats on the U.S. House Judiciary and Homeland Security Committees. 
Gaetz and Soto had championed a similar proposal last year and got it through the U.S. House Judiciary Committee which the Panhandle Republican sits on. 
After being named to the U.S. House Appropriations Committee last week, Crist added a few new perches this week as he is now sitting on some of the Appropriations subcommittees.