Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Towards the end of last week, freshman U.S. Rep. Ross Spano, already expected to be a top target for Democrats come 2020, announced his committee assignments. 
Over the past three decades, more than 140,000 servicemembers and veterans have reported exposure to burn pits and toxic chemicals. 
With her new assignments in place, Murphy said she planned to help her Central Florida district. 
While the presidential election will be the political main event come 2020, there will be plenty of congressional races on the undercard as Republicans hope to win back control of the U.S. House which they lost to the Democrats in November. 
While most congressional races in Florida were overshadowed by the gubernatorial and U.S. Senate contests, Democrats made strides in the Sunshine State when it came to flipping the U.S. House in November--and now they are being rewarded for their...
The legislation has garnered the support of AARP Florida and the Florida Council of the Blind with the groups insisting enacting it will “advance mobility opportunities for their members.”
In addition to his role with the LeMieux Center, “Congressman Rooney also will serve as a distinguished lecturer in the Politics Department of the University’s School of Arts and Sciences, speak as part of the President’s Lyceum, and provide strategic counsel and planning for future LeMieux Center programs.” 
Deutch, who chairs the U.S. House Ethics Committee, weighed in on Wednesday on why he had brought back the bill. 
Weighing in on her new assignment, the South Florida Democrat said she planned to use her new post to help rebuild infrastructure and to push green alternatives to traditional energy. 
The Florida Republican talked to Florida Daily about his efforts to hit the ground running in Congress despite the continued partial government shutdown.