Proposals From Gus Bilirakis to Help Greece’s Military and Helping Victims of Burn Pits...

This week, U.S. Rep. Gus Bilirakis, R-Fla., highlighted two of his proposals that were signed into law as part of the National Defense Authorization...

Brian Mast: Are Marines Ready After Hundreds Sidelined for Not Getting COVID Vaccine?

On Wednesday, U.S. Rep. Brian Mast, R-Fla., demanded answers on troop readiness and religious freedom following reports that hundreds of Marines were separated from...

After Pressure From Florida Congresswoman, Robert Wilkie Agrees to Remove Nazi Swastikas From VA...

From her perch as the chairwoman of the U.S. House Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Subcommittee, U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla., weighed in this week after the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs announced it would remove the headstones of Nazi soldiers buried in veterans ceremonies since they have swastikas on them.

Mike Waltz, Florida Delegation Urge SOUTHCOM to Keep Drug Task Force in Florida

The task force is a hub for coordinating drug interdiction efforts, not only between several American law enforcement agencies, but also among our partner nations in the region dedicated to stopping the trafficking of illicit drugs and dismantling of illicit and converging threat networks in support of national and hemispheric security.
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Marco Rubio Pushes for More Military and Security Aid for Israel

Rubio paired up with U.S. Sen. Chris Coons, D-Del., who also serves on the committee, on the “United States-Israel Security Assistance Authorization Act." The two have worked before on the matter and were able to pass the measure through the Senate in the “Strengthening America’s Security in the Middle East Act” which hasn’t passed the U.S. House. That being the case, the senators are now pushing the aid as a separate bill. 

Michael Waltz: We Need to Stop Federal, Military Retirement Funds Going to China

Waltz introduced his proposal on Friday which his office noted “would ban the Federal Retirement Investment Board (FRTIB) – all five of whom were appointed by President Barack Obama – from steering military and federal employees’ retirement contributions to China.”
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Brian Mast Urges Robert Wilkie to Reverse Decision Kicking Congressional Offices Out of VA...

On Tuesday, U.S. Rep. Brian Mast, R-Fla., sent a letter to U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert Wilkie urging the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to reverse its decision to evict members of Congress from their offices inside VA facilities.

Michael Waltz: “I’m Hopeful But Skeptical About This Afghan Peace Deal”

On Saturday, after the Trump administration reached a deal with the Taliban to end the longest war in American history, U.S. Rep. Michael Waltz, R-Fla., the first Green Beret to serve in Congress and a veteran who served in Afghanistan, expressed his skepticism about the agreement.

Florida’s Senators Want a VA Hospital Built in the Panhandle

Currently, veterans living in Northwestern Florida have to drive more than 100 miles to receive inpatient care at the VA Gulf Coast Medical Center in Biloxi, Mississippi or be sent to local community hospitals as availability and funds permit.

Rick Scott Glad to See Peace Corps Ending Operations in China

“I’m glad the Peace Corps has finally come to its senses and sees Communist China for what it is: the second largest economy in the world and an adversary of the United States,” Scott said.

Rick Scott Wants Military Training for Foreigners Stopped After Terrorist Attack in Pensacola

U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., is calling for major changes in the aftermath of a terrorist attack at the Pensacola Naval Air Station last week.

Kat Cammack: Joe Biden is “100 Percent to Blame for This Failed Withdrawal in...

U.S. Rep. Kat Cammack, R-Fla., released a statement this week as the Taliban took over Afghanistan. Cammack said the following: “I was on a call...