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Charlie Crist, Nancy Mace Team Up on Senior Guardianship Social Security Protection Act

U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist, D-Fla., continued to focus on guardianship issues this week, pairing up again with U.S. Rep. Nancy Mace, R-SC, on the “Senior Guardianship Social Security Protection Act" which “directs state courts...

Charlie Crist Gets Some GOP Support for Guardians Aren’t Above Prosecution Act

U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist, D-Fla., is getting some Republican support for his “Guardians Aren’t Above Prosecution (GAAP) Act.” Crist introduced the bill, saying it “fills a gap in the guardianship prosecutorial system by clarifying that...

Florida Congressmen Back Darren Soto’s Guardianship Accountability Act

U.S. Rep. Darren Soto, D-Fla., is getting the support of two congressmen from the Sunshine State for his “Guardianship Accountability Act.” Soto introduced the bill at the end of last week with U.S. Reps. Gus...

Ted Deutch, Brian Fitzpatrick Call on CDC to End Suspension of Canine Imports

This week, U.S. Rep. Ted Deutch, D-Fla., and U.S. Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick, R-Penn., led more than 50 members of the U.S. House to urge the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) “to rescind...
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Ted Deutch Gets Preventing Crimes Against Veterans Act Through the House

“The Preventing Crimes Against Veterans Act would impose a fine or imprisonment up to five years or both for defrauding veterans," Deutch's office noted. 
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Ted Deutch Leads Letter Calling on Joe Biden to Do More to Combat Antisemitism

The members ask that the administration swiftly implement the COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act, develop an inter-agency strategy to combat antisemitism and protect American Jews and to expeditiously nominate an Ambassador at Large to lead the Office of the Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism at the State Department.
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Stephanie Murphy Backs School Safety Drill Research Act

Perlmutter’s bill will “study the potential mental health effects of active shooter drills in K-12 schools” and “will help inform and identify best practices in order to maximize the effectiveness of school safety drills while minimizing the trauma to students and staff members.”
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Ted Deutch Calls Out Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s Antisemitic Comments

“They are murderers, to the point that they kill children who are five or six years old. They are murderers, to the point they drag women on the ground to their death and they are murderers, to the point they kill old people,” Erdogan said. “ They only are satisfied by sucking their blood.”

Greg Steube Defends Trump’s Immigration Policies on the House Floor

The U.S. House passed the measure on a 218-208 vote. Party lines held with the exception of U.S. Rep. Brain Fitzpatrick, R-Penn., who joined the Democratic majority in passing it.
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Florida Delegation Splits on Party Lines on the NO BAN Act

The U.S. House passed the measure on a 218-208 vote. Party lines held with the exception of U.S. Rep. Brain Fitzpatrick, R-Penn., who joined the Democratic majority in passing it.

Lois Frankel Urges VA to Expedite New Benefits for Vietnam Veterans Impacted by Agent...

Other signers include U.S. Reps. Brian Fitzpatrick, R-Penn., Jenniffer Gonzalez-Colon, R-PR, Carolyn Maloney, D-NY, and Darren Soto, D-Fla.

Gus Bilirakis Backs Proposal to Expand Telehealth for Medicare Advantage Enrollees

The bill will “help ensure Medicare Advantage (MA) enrollees who cannot access the video component during telehealth visits are able to access care through audio visits during the COVID-19 pandemic.”
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