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Florida’s Senators Back Bill Hagerty’s Effort to Stop Efforts to Open Consulate for Palestinians...

This week, Florida’s two U.S. senators--Republicans Marco Rubio and Rick Scott--threw their support behind U.S. Sen. Bill Hagerty’s, R-Tenn., “Upholding the 1995 Jerusalem Embassy Law Act” which “ seeks to protect the full and...

Bill Hagerty, Marco Rubio, Ivanka Trump Look to Codify Women’s Global Development and Prosperity...

This week, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., and other U.S. Senate Republicans threw their support behind U.S. Sen. Bill Hagerty’s, R-Tenn., proposal to codify the Women’s Global Development and Prosperity (W-GDP) Initiative. Hagerty brought out...

Marco Rubio Introduces the Keep Children and Families Safe From Lead Hazards Act

This week, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, F-Fla., introduced a proposal “which would direct the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to identify and remediate risk exposure to lead hazards, including lead wall...

Marco Rubio Urges Joe Biden to Help Haiti After Assassination of President Jovenel Moise

This week, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla.., joined U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez, D-NJ, and other senators in sending a letter to President Joe Biden expressing their deep concern with the political unrest and security...
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Marco Rubio Urges Senate to Fund Israel’s Iron Dome Missile Defense System

Rubio was joined by U.S. Sens. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-NY, Mike Rounds, R-SD, Joe Manchin, D-WV, Susan Collins, R-Maine, Jacky Rosen, D-Nev., and John Thune, R-SD, in sending a letter to U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee  Chairman Patrick Leahy, D-Vt. and Vice Chairman Richard Shelby, R-Ala., urging them to support Israel’s emergency request of “$1 billion in security assistance in order to replenish and prepare its Iron Dome missile defense system for a future conflict.” 

Marco Rubio: U.S. Needs to Help Israel Resupply Iron Dome Quickly

Rubio backed U.S. Sen. Bill Hagerty’s, R-Tenn., “Emergency Resupply for Iron Dome Act” which would “authorize the Executive Branch to redirect U.S. foreign assistance to help Israel replenish its highly-effective missile defense interceptors.” 

Marco Rubio Calls on Biden to Commit to Credible Extended Deterrence During U.S.-South Korea...

“President Biden’s summit with South Korean President Moon Jae-in this week provides an important opportunity to strengthen our bilateral alliance and advance shared interests on North Korea and other challenges in the Indo-Pacific region. In particular, President Biden should commit to credible and effective extended nuclear deterrence for the future, backed by a fully modernized U.S. nuclear triad, select capabilities critical for extended deterrence, and deeper cooperation with South Korea. 

Marco Rubio, Chris Coons Offer Resolution Calling for International Investigation of China’s Treatment of...

Other backs of the resolution include U.S. Sens. Bill Hagerty, R-Tenn., Tim Kaine, D-Va., Ed Markey, D-Mass., and Mitt Romney, R-Utah.
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Marco Rubio Wants Answers From CDC on Distorting School Reopening Data

Rubio along with fellow Republican senators “demand a Tiger Team composed of public health experts to identify and address the source of this failure, align the guidance with science, and get our students back to school.” The Tiger Teams would be composed of experts both inside and outside of the CDC to address the agency’s failure and to provide information, based on consistent science, to safely reopen schools.
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Marco Rubio Brings Back the Foreign Influence Transparency Act Targeting Confucius Institutes

U.S. Sens. Rob Portman, R-Ohio,, Tom Cotton, R-Ark., and Bill Hagerty, R-Tenn., are backing Rubio’s proposal.

Marco Rubio Backs Bill Hagerty’s Protect Electoral College Act

The bill would have Congress stop sending election security money to states which “are unconstitutionally disregarding state election laws.”