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Debbie Wasserman Schultz Wants Education Department to Work With DOJ, HHS on School Shooting...

This week, U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla., showcased her “School Shooting Safety and Preparedness Act” which “will allow the public and policy makers to gain a complete and accurate picture of gun violence...

Two Florida Democrats Staying in the Leadership of the Gun Violence Prevention Task Force

Demings will once again be one of more than 10 vice-chairs of the task force while Deutch will return as the chief whip under U.S. Rep. Mike Thompson, D-Calif., the chairman of the group

Alcee Hastings Wants to Add Funds to Federal Infrastructure Grant Programs

Under Hastings’ proposal, the U.S. Transportation secretary would control the funds “to carry out a national infrastructure investment program for capital investments in surface transportation infrastructure."

Greg Steube Goes to Bat for Two Healthcare Bills Before House VA Committee

Steube is backing the “VA Child Care Protection Act" from U.S. Rep. Andy Barr, R-Ky. According to Steube’s office the bill “would protect children of veterans by prohibiting the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) from employing any individual in a child care center who has been charged with a sex crime, crime involving a child, a violent crime, or a drug felony.”