Sunday, July 12, 2020
On Monday, U.S. Rep. Ami Bera, D-Calif., the chairman of the U.S. House Asia and Pacific Subcommittee, introduced the resolution. U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho, R-Fla., the top Republican on the subcommittee, is cosponsoring the resolution. 
In a speech on the Senate floor, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., who sits on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, discussed the continuing threats faced by the United States from terrorist groups operating in Syria and Afghanistan, and on the risks that a hasty withdrawal of American forces from either country poses to our hard-won gains and the security of the United States and our allies.
Members of the Florida delegation from both sides of the aisle weighed in on the downfall of Bolivian President Evo Morales--and clearly stood against U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s, D-NY, claim that a “coup” brought him down.
Florida’s two U.S. senators are backing U.S. Sen. Marsha Blackburn’s, R-Tenn., "Transparency for Confucius Institutes Act” which would “require program participation agreements between Confucius Institutes, and American institutions that house them, to address the ways China exerts undue influence.”
The Peace Corps has rejected U.S. Sen. Rick Scott’s, R-Fla., call to end operations in China and refocus them in the Bahamas which were devastated by Hurricane Dorian last month. Back in July, Dr. Jody Olsen, the director of the...
On Thursday, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., joined U.S. Sens. John Cornyn, R-Tex., James Risch, R-Idaho, Angus King, I-Maine, Tom Cotton, R-Ark., and Susan Collins, R-Maine,  to send a letter to Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Chairman Neil Chatterjee, asking for his assurance that the FERC understands the threat posed to U.S. national security by Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. due its connection to the Chinese regime.
“I applaud FEMA’s decision to reimburse the city of Lakeland, tax-payer dollars that were spent following Hurricane Irma,” Spano said on Monday before calling on the state to follow suit.
Graham introduced the “COVID-19 Accountability Act” on Monday and he and other senators showcased it on Tuesday.
Rubio also pushed back at the BDS movement in an essay published by the New York Times on Tuesday. 
On Monday, the U.S. House approved a bill giving Americans impacted by international terrorism better access to the judicial system.