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Florida Congressional Reps Want DOJ, DHS, FBI to Investigate Group Opposing Israel

Members of the Florida congressional delegation are calling for a federal investigation of the Mapping Project, which is part of the Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions (BDS) movement targeting Israel. The Mapping Project defines itself as a...

Val Demings, Don Bacon Team Up on Homeland Security Capabilities Preservation Act

Last week, U.S. Rep. Val Demings, D-Fla., introduced the “Homeland Security Capabilities Preservation Act" with U.S. Rep. Don Bacon, R-Neb., as the main co-sponsor. The bill would have the U.S. Department of Homeland Security “review...

Florida Congressmen Call on Joe Biden to Follow Through on Study of Karshi Khanabad...

Last week, almost 20 members of Congress, including members of the Florida delegation, sent a letter to President Joe Biden, requesting that he follow through with efforts to study the toxic exposure of almost 10,000 military personnel previously stationed at Karshi Khanabad (K2) Air Base in Uzbekistan.
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Val Demings, John Rutherford Back TBI and PTSD Law Enforcement Training Act

This week on Capitol Hill, two members of the Florida delegation with backgrounds in law enforcement unveiled a proposal to help “better train law enforcement for interactions with individuals suffering from traumatic brain injury (TBI) or post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)

Michael Waltz Wants to Extend Special Immigrant Visas for Kurds Who Helped Against ISIS

On Wednesday, U.S. Rep. Michael Waltz, R-Fla., and U.S. Rep. Jason Crow, D-Col., showcased the “Syrian Partner Protection Act” which “would extend the Special Immigrant Visa program to Syrian Kurdish fighters who assisted in counter-ISIS operations.”
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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.”

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.

Mike Waltz Wants to Expand Benefits for Gold Star Families

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” on Wednesday.

Mike Waltz Hits National Airwaves to Talk Mueller Report, For Country Caucus

Waltz appeared on CNN’s “New Day” with John Berman on Monday to weigh in on those topics and the freshman congressman said he hoped that the report would be made public. 

Mike Waltz Helps Launch For Country Caucus Consisting of Veterans in Congress

The four members of Congress penned an op-ed that ran in the Washington Post this week, explaining why they launched the new caucus. 

Al Lawson Focuses on Small Business Issues in Congress

After the bills cleared the House last week, Lawson made the case as to why these proposals were important.  
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