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Byron Donalds Wants to Help Small Businesses Have More Protection From Cyber-Attacks

On Tuesday, Donalds introduced the “Small Business Advanced Cybersecurity Enhancements Act" which “establishes a federal development center for data information sharing to equip small firms with the necessary resources and strategies to prevent criminal cyber-attacks" and which “also expands liability protections for participating small businesses that engage with the federal government in good faith.”

Florida Congresswoman Wants to Reauthorize the Interagency Committee on Women’s Business Enterprise

Last week, U.S. Rep. Grace Meng, D-NY, introduced the “Interagency Committee on Women’s Business Enterprise Act” with Salazar, U.S. Rep. Chrissy Houlahan, D-Penn., and U.S. Rep. Young Kim, R-Calif., as co-sponsors. The bill “would reauthorize the Interagency Committee on Women’s Business Enterprise (ICWBE), a U.S. government entity charged with coordinating federal resources to help women-owned businesses grow and succeed.”

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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Michael Waltz Continues the Fight to Have the U.S. Work With Israel on PTSD

At the start of last year, U.S. Rep. Michael Waltz, R-Fla., the first Green Beret to serve in Congress, introduced the “United States-Israel PTSD Collaborative Research Act” which his office explained when he unveiled it.

Michael Waltz Looks to Include United States-Israel PTSD Collaborative Research Act in NDAA

Back in January, U.S. Rep. Michael Waltz, R-Fla., the first Green Beret to serve in Congress, introduced the “United States-Israel PTSD Collaborative Research Act.”

Lois Frankel Working With Michael McCaul, Ivanka Trump on Women’s Global Development and Prosperity...

A congresswoman from the Sunshine State has thrown her support behind a bill from the top Republican on the U.S. House Foreign Affair Committee to “promote the empowerment, economic self- sufficiency, and prosperity of women globally” which has the support of Ivanka Trump.
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Michael Waltz Wants US to Work With Israel on PTSD

This week, U.S. Rep. Michael Waltz, R-Fla., the first Green Beret to serve in Congress, introduced the “United States-Israel PTSD Collaborative Research Act” which his office explained on Thursday.
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Michael Waltz Calls on House Committee to Expand Benefits for Gold Star Families

Back in March, Waltz, the first Green Beret to serve in Congress and a member of the U.S. House Armed Services Committee, introduced the “SFC Brian Woods Gold Star and Military Survivors Act.”
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Florida Congressman Backs Efforts to Prevent Veteran Suicides

On Wednesday, a Florida congressman announced his support for a proposal to offer more federal funds to nonprofits and organizations that offer suicide prevention services for veterans.
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Veterans Groups, Education Leaders Back Donna Shalala’s Effort to Close GI Benefits Loophole

Veterans groups and education leaders are going all out to help a South Florida congresswoman’s proposal to close a loophole proprietary colleges use when it comes to federal funds, including GI benefits.
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Donna Shalala Wants to Close GI Benefits Loophole Used by For-Profit Colleges

Freshman U.S. Rep. Donna Shalala, D-Fla., who was president of Hunter College and the University of Miami and the chancellor of the University of Wisconsin, is backing the “Defending All Veterans in Education (DAVIE) Act” which, her office insisted, “closes the GI Bill loophole in federal law that allows for-profit colleges to take advantage of veterans and servicemembers.”
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Mike Waltz’s Bill to Expand Benefits for Gold Star Families Gains Steam on Capitol...

“The moment a family hears a knock on the door initiating them into the Gold Star community is a moment which changes their lives forever,” Waltz said on Wednesday morning.
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