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Darren Soto Gets DOT to Help Winter Haven Municipal Airport Gilbert Field
The largest seaplane training airport in the country is getting some help from the federal government to ensure its runways are safer.
Members of the Florida Delegation Hear About New Hurricane Tracking System
Ten members of the Florida delegation on Capitol Hill held a meeting on Thursday and heard about a new hurricane tracking system being used for the first time this year.
Stephanie Murphy Wants Puerto Rico to be the 51st State
The “Puerto Rico Admission Act” would make the territory a state beginning in 2025.
Amanda Soto’s Case Involving Disorderly Conduct at Disney Closed
Under the terms of the pretrial agreement, Soto will report to a pretrial diversion officer for the next six months.
Darren Soto Gets More Funds to Protect Nation’s Electric Grid in First ‘Minibus’ Bill
This is the first of three expected “minibus” bills House Republicans are expected to take up in the coming weeks in response to the Trump administration’s calls for less spending and criticism of hastily passed omnibus bills.
Darren Soto Wants Congressional Hearing on How Trump Administration Handled Hurricane Maria’s Impact on...
U.S. Rep. Darren Soto, D-Fla., the first member of the Florida congressional delegation with Puerto Rican ancestry, joined other Democrats in calling on U.S. Rep. Rob Bishop, R-Utah, the chairman of the committee, to hold a hearing on the matter.
Jim Himes, New Democrats Look to Get Busy in Florida
As Democrats look to flip the U.S. House in November, the New Democrat Coalition (NDC) in Congress and its PAC could be playing a large role in their efforts.
Val Demings, Central Florida Democrats Secure DHS Funds to Help Orlando Fight Terrorism
Demings announced this week that Orlando will be getting the funds from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Urban Area Security Initiative (UASI).