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Lois Frankel Leads Bipartisan Push to Help Employees Speak Out Against Sexual Harassment

This week, U.S. Rep. Lois Frankel, D-Fla., showcased her “Speak Out Act,” a bill to “prohibit pre-dispute nondisclosure agreements (NDAs) in instances in which sexual harassment or sexual assault has been alleged in violation...

Florida Congressional Reps Call on State, Commerce Departments to Do More to Protect U.S....

On Wednesday, members of the Florida delegation on Capitol Hill signed on a letter led by U.S. Rep. Val Demings, D-Fla., and David Cicilline, D-RI, to U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken and U.S....
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Frederica Wilson Introduces the Vote From Home America Act

Last week, the Florida congresswoman brought out a proposal calling on the states “to send an absentee ballot with a pre-paid, self-addressed return envelope to every registered voter for this year’s upcoming federal elections.”

Matt Gaetz Joins Bipartisan Letter Urging Jeff Bezos to Testify Before Congress

Last week, U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., joined several other members of the U.S House Judiciary Committee in calling on Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos to appear before the committee to testify about competition concerns relating to Amazon's business practices.

Brian Mast, Ted Deutch Lead Congressional Letter Calling on UN to Do More to...

“It is absolutely critical that we remind ourselves every day – especially today on International Holocaust Remembrance Day – that anti-Semitism has no place here in the United States or anywhere around the world” Mast said on Monday.

Florida Delegation Gets Bill Pushing Closer Ties With Allies in Eastern Mediterranean Through Congress

Back in May, U.S. Rep. Ted Deutch, D-Fla., the chairman of the U.S. House Middle East and North Africa Subcommittee, teamed up with U.S. Rep. Gus Bilirakis, R-Fla., and U.S. Rep. David Cicilline, D-RI, to bring out the “Eastern Mediterranean Security and Energy Partnership Act."

Gus Bilirakis: ‘Deploying Strategic Assets to Turkey No Longer Makes Sense’

“Unfortunately, under the control of President Erdogan, Turkey has proven that it can no longer be trusted as a reliable ally of the United States,” said Bilirakis. “Deploying strategic assets to Turkey no longer makes sense.”

Democrats Kill Greg Steube’s Proposal to Contact ICE When Illegal Immigrants Try to Buy...

"In rejecting this amendment, the Democrats have shown their true colors. It is clear they are not interested in preventing gun violence or stopping the illegal purchase of firearms, but rather they are only interested in limiting the rights of law abiding citizens to advance their own political agenda," Steube said.