JAHM celebrations have had a storied history, with past events having been held at the White House to the National Gallery of Art. Each year, a theme is chosen to highlight Jewish achievement and contributions to a specific aspect of American life.
“Harmony’s rapist was set free because of an absurd appeals court ruling that directly contradicts Congress’ intent to hold military members who commit rape accountable,” Mast said.
“I was pleased the Rules Committee took the first step in exchanging ideas on how we move toward universal health coverage,” said Shalala. “We’ve embraced big ideas in the past—like Medicare, Medicaid and the Affordable Care Act—and I am committed to listening to ways we can dramatically improve access to health coverage in this country."
More than six months after Hurricane Michael slammed into Northwest Florida, recovery efforts are continuing. On Tuesday, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., met with Panama City officials as he tries to get a relief package through Congress.
Members of the Florida congressional delegation weighed in on Tuesday as opposition to the Maduro regime in Venezuela took to the streets.
On Tuesday, the U.S. House Small Business Subcommittee on Investigations, Oversight, and Regulations met for a hearing titled, “Lost Opportunities? SBA’s Engagement with Historically Black Colleges and Universities.”
In bringing out the bill, Demings, who served as Orlando’s police chief and sits on the U.S. House Homeland Security Committee, touted her experience in law enforcement as a reason why the bill should pass.
Scott, a leading critic of the Maduro regime, weighed in on the uprising on Tuesday and sounded ready for military action in Venezuela.
“There is a humanitarian crisis in Venezuela, and it is man-made. My view is simple: the people of Venezuela will not prosper as long as the Maduro regime remains in power,” Murphy said.
With 2020 approaching, President Donald Trump is headed to Florida, a state he needs to win again if he hopes to remain in the White House.