Tuesday, June 18, 2019
With presidential candidates like U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt,. describing himself as a democratic socialist, a recent poll shows most voters are all over the map on what “socialism” really means.
After comedian and talk show host Jon Stewart testified on Capitol Hill last week to urge Congress to do more for the fund, Scott threw his support behind Gillibrand’s “Never Forget the Heroes: Permanent Authorization of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund Act.”
From his perch on the U.S. House Armed Services Committee, U.S. Rep. Michael Waltz, R-Fla., the first Green Beret to serve in Congress, said he supports 1,000 more troops being sent to the Middle East as tensions with Iran continue to grow.
A recent Hill-HarrisX poll finds that most registered voters see the 1974 decision as a “settled matter" but the majority isn’t overwhelming as 56 percent believe the issue should be left alone while 44 percent disagree.
President Donald Trump arrives in Orlando on Tuesday for a massive rally to kickoff his 2020 reelection campaign--and both parties are fired up and ready to go for the launch.
The American Medical Association (AMA), the nation’s largest healthcare group, insists it is not the time for the U.S. to adopt the “Medicare for All” plan proposed by some Democrats running for president and in Congress.
Last week, the U.S. Senate confirmed Rodney Smith on a 78-18 vote to serve as a federal district court judge for the Southern District of Florida. Florida’s two U.S. senators–Republicans Marco Rubio and Rick Scott–voted to confirm Smith.
At the end of last week, U.S. Rep. Francis Rooney, R-Fla., unveiled a bill to ensure federal monitoring of Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs) continues even in the event of a federal shutdown.
The bill “empowers the Department of Justice to stop robocallers from defrauding consumers through malicious phone call scams.”
“It takes a special kind of person to put on the uniform and dedicate their life to serving our country,” Mast said. “Our brothers and sisters in arms should be able to serve our country knowing that we have their backs on and off the battlefield.”