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House Passes Brian Mast’s Secure Border Communications Act

After getting it through the U.S. House Ways and Means and the Homeland Security Committee, the House passed the bill on voice vote on Tuesday. With the clock ticking until the end of session, there is no companion measure over in the U.S. Senate. 

Brian Mast Calls on Congressional Leaders to Hold Votes on Bills Fighting Toxic Algae

With toxic algae continuing to plague the Treasure Coast, freshman U.S. Rep. Brian Mast, R-Fla., is urging congressional leadership to bring bills to the floor for votes. On Thursday, Mast called on U.S. Senate Majority...
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Brian Mast Takes Over House Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Subcommittee

On Monday, U.S. Rep. Bill Shuster, R-Penn., the chairman of the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, named Mast to lead the subcommittee for the rest of the year.
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Brian Mast Tackles Homeland Security, Helping Veterans as November Looms

Mast is considered a top target for Democrats in as they look to flip the House.
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Brian Mast Brings Out Bill to Help Secure the Border

Freshman U.S. Rep. Brian Mast, R-Fla., a top target for Democrats in November, introduced a bill this month that he says will help secure the border. Last week, Mast unveiled the "Secure Border Communications Act”...
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Florida Delegation Wants EAA Storage Reservoir by Lake Okeechobee to Fight Toxic Algae

With toxic algae and red tide continuing to impact the Sunshine State, three members of the Florida delegation scored a win this week on Capitol Hill to help alleviate the problems.
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Brian Mast Wants Feds to Offer More Funding to Fight Algal Blooms

On Wednesday, Mast unveiled his latest proposal, providing federal funds to communities fighting against algal blooms and ensuring that a federal program built to combat them will not expire.
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National Pundit Finds Seven Close Congressional Races in Florida

A prominent national pundit released its latest ratings of congressional races and found seven close contests in the Sunshine State. The Cook Political Report unveiled its newest ratings on Friday and found most races across...
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NRCC, DCCC Showcase New Contenders–But Not From Florida

Republicans and Democrats at the national level continue to showcase new opportunities to flip congressional seats--but none of them are in Florida.
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NRCC, DCCC Only Focused on a Few Races in Florida

So far, most of the 27 congressional races in Florida simply aren’t getting much in the way of attention. The two major parties are focusing on only a handful of races in the Sunshine State. 
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Brian Mast, Tulsi Gabbard Team Up to Help Veterans, Servicemembers Exposed to Open Burn...

When he introduced the proposal on Tuesday, Mast compared open burn pits and toxins to Agent Orange.
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