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Democrats in the Florida Delegation Urge Trump Denounce Drilling in the Eastern Gulf

This week, U.S. Rep. Debbie Mucarsel-Powell, D-Fla., led a letter with the entire Florida Democratic congressional delegation calling on President Donald Trump to denounce offshore drilling in the Eastern Gulf of Mexico. The letter follows reports that the Trump administration plans to open the Eastern Gulf to offshore drilling after the November election.