Tag: department of justice

Florida Republicans Want DOJ to Stop Funding Partisan Organizations

This week, more than 30 Republicans in Congress signed a letter led by U.S. Sen. Tommy Tuberville, R-Ala., and U.S. Rep. Lance Gooden, R-Texas, to U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland opposing the U.S. Department...

Florida’s Senators Back Bill Cassidy’s Resolution Urging Biden Work With Congress Against Violent Crime

Florida’s two U.S. senators--Republicans Marco Rubio and Rick Scott--are backing U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy’s, R-La., resolution “calling on the Biden administration to work with Congress to develop a plan to combat the rise of...

Ashley Moody Calls on Merrick Garland to Protect Supreme Court Justices

Last week, Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody called on U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland to enforce federal law against attempts to intimidate U.S. Supreme Court Justices by protesting outside the justices’ homes. Along with 24...

Marco Rubio Calls On DOJ to Protect Supreme Court Justices

On Thursday, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., sent a letter to U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland about efforts to intimidate Supreme Court Justices as they consider Dobbs v. Jackson. The letter is below. Dear Attorney General...

Nikki Fried Sues Feds to Defend Medical Marijuana Patients’ Second Amendment Rights

This week, Florida Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services Nikki Fried, announced a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) over federal cannabis...

Marco Rubio Warns DOJ About Relaxing Patent Protections

This week, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., joined U.S. Sens. Thom Tillis, R-NC, and Tom Cotton, R-Ark., in sending a letter to U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland regarding the U.S. Department of Justice’s (DOJ)...

Marco Rubio, Rick Scott: DOJ Needs to Recognize Communist China’s Threat to the U.S.

This week, eight Republicans in the U.S. Senate, including U.S. Sens. Marco Rubio and Rick Scott of Florida, sent a letter to U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland urging the Department of Justice (DOJ) to...

Charlie Crist: Feds Sending $4.7 Million to Help Safety, Security in Florida

Last week, U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist, D-Fla., who sits on the U.S. House Appropriations Committee, announced five grants from the U.S. Department of Justice which are coming to Florida. The grants total more than $4.7...

Charlie Crist: DOJ Sending $7.4 Million to FDLE, Pinellas County

This week, U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist, D-Fla., who sits on the U.S. House Appropriations Committee, announced more than $7 million in grants from the U.S. Department of Justice headed to the Sunshine State. "These grants...

Jimmy Patronis Calls on DOJ Not to Offer $1 Million to Illegal Immigrant Families...

This week, Florida Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Jimmy Patronis issued a letter to U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland following recent reports that the Biden administration is proposing to pay $450,000 to each illegal immigrant...

Charlie Crist Calls on DOJ to Increase Penalties for Spam Calls

Last week, U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist, D-Fla., called on the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) to focus on collecting fines against spam callers and urged them to pursue more actions including jail time. Crist sent...

Rick Scott Leads Republicans in Florida Delegation Accusing DOJ of Undermining Parents’ Free Speech

Last week, Republicans in the Florida congressional delegation, led by U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., sent a letter to U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland. In the letter, the Florida Republicans condemned a recent directive from...
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