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Darren Soto Leads Bipartisan Letter Calling on State Department to Restore Visa Processing Appointments

Last week, a member of the Florida delegation led a congressional effort to have the U.S. State Department restore visa processing appointments and lower wait times for visas. U.S. Rep. Darren Soto, D-Fla., teamed up...

Florida Delegation Wants National Navy SEALs Memorial in Fort Pierce

At the end of last month, U.S. Rep. Brian Mast, R-Fla., introduced a proposal to “recognize the Memorial, Memorial Garden, and K9 Memorial of the National Navy UDT-SEAL Museum in Fort Pierce, Fla., as...

Florida Agriculture Department: Expanded Mexican Imports Making Florida Farmers Lose $2-$4 Billion

This week, the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS) released a report “showing 10-20 percent in annual lost sales of Florida seasonal producers because of expanded Mexican imports, resulting in an overall...

Democrats Target Two South Florida Congressional Seats in 2022

Besides the two South Florida Republicans, the DCCC is targeting 20 other Republicans in the U.S. House.

Florida Delegation Wants ITC to Investigate How Mexico’s Trade Policies Hurt Strawberry, Bell Pepper...

Republicans in the Florida delegation sent a letter to Barton on the matter. Democrats representing the Sunshine State also sent Barton a letter on it. 

Florida Delegation Calls on Operation Warp Speed Officials to Increase State’s Vaccine Allotment

Last week, members of the Florida congressional delegation sent a letter to Operation Warp Speed (OWS) officials requesting it increase Florida’s vaccine allotment to account for seasonal residents, which would improve access for Floridians. 
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Cuban Regime Frees Silverio Portal Contreras After Florida Delegation Rallied for His Release

Back in October, U.S. Rep. Debbie Mucarsel-Powell, D-Fla., introduced the resolution and rounded up almost a dozen members of the Florida delegation behind it.