Sunday, October 13, 2019
On Friday, Gov. Ron DeSantis announced three Local Workforce Development Boards were awarded Veterans’ Performance Incentive Awards for their work of providing employment and training opportunities to thousands of veterans.
Members of the Florida delegation called on the leaders of the U.S. Senate and U.S. House Armed Services Committees to support the Light Attack program by ensuring any provisions included in the final National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2020 to allow the program to reach the next milestone necessary to transition to the battlefield.
John Finley, the executive vice president of Fox Nation announced last week that the event will be held at the Duke Energy Center of Arts – Mahaffey Theater in St. Petersburg on Wednesday, November 6th at 7PM/ET and will be streamed live on Fox Nation with a later air date on Fox News Channel (FNC).
Cambodia has been unfairly subject to a punitive U.S. foreign policy for a long time. 
Florida Republican U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio and Florida Republican U.S. Reps. Mario Diaz-Balart, Matt Gaetz, John Rutherford and Michael Waltz wrote Acting Secretary of the Air Force Matthew Donovan this week, requesting that Air National Guard Installations currently operating older F-15 Eagles be considered for the next series of F-35 basing decisions. 
The federals funds, which come from the Army, will go to UCF RESTORES, an innovative program in which veterans suffering from PTSD are in an intensive, three-week outpatient program.
U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., penned a piece which ran at Fox News at the end of last week in which he called for cracking down on Iran and supporting Israel. In the op-ed, Scott insisted Iran was behind drone attacks on a Saudi oil processing plant earlier in the month.
The two congressmen who represent Jacksonville--Democrat U.S. Rep. Al Lawson and Republican U.S. Rep. John Rutherford--want to make the POW/MIA Memorial and Museum at Cecil Field into the “national memorial and museum to honor all former prisoners of war and those still missing-in-action.”
Florida’s two senators are leading the charge on Capitol Hill to ensure the federal government doesn’t buy drones from countries considered national security threats--including China and Iran. This week, U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., unveiled the “American Security Drone Act”...
On Wednesday, a Florida congressman announced his support for a proposal to offer more federal funds to nonprofits and organizations that offer suicide prevention services for veterans.