Tag: iraq

Florida Delegation Applauds Biden Signing the PACT Act into Law

The Florida delegation on Capitol Hill weighed in after President Joe Biden signed the “Honoring Our Promise to Address Comprehensive Toxics (PACT) Act” from U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., and U.S. Rep. Mark Takano,...

Matthew Zais: American Energy Interests in Iraq Are Under Direct Attack by Iran

American energy interests in the Middle East remain under attack. On June 22, Iranian-backed Iraqi militias again targeted Kurdistan and its largest gas facility, which is partially financed by the U.S. government, three times...

Marco Rubio Continues to Push Benefits for Veterans Exposed to Burn Pits

This week, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., continued to showcase his proposal to “provide presumptive U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs benefits to service members who have deployed and have illnesses due to exposure to...

Florida Republicans on Capitol Hill Working With Mike Pompeo on Tougher Sanctions on Iran

Florida Republican U.S. Reps. Kat Cammack, Scott Franklin, Greg Stuebe and Michael Waltz backed the proposed sanctions unveiled by former U.S. Sec. of State Mike Pompeo and U.S. Rep. Jim Banks, R-Ind., the chairman of the Republican Study Committee.

Marco Rubio: Soleimani Was in Iraq on a Terrorist Mission, Not on a Diplomatic...

On Sunday, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla.,  joined Margaret Brennan on CBS’s Face the Nation to discuss the ongoing situation in Iraq and Iran.

Florida Delegation Weighs In After US Kills Iranian General Soleimani

After an American strike killed Iranian General Qassem Soleimani in Iraq, members of the Florida congressional delegation weighed in on the matter.