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Lois Frankel, Gus Bilirakis Want to Raise Awareness of How Falls Impact Seniors

This week, with the support of U.S. Rep. Gus Bilirakis, R-Fla., U.S. Rep. Lois Frankel, D-Fla., introduced a resolution making the week of September 18-24 as “National Fall Prevention Awareness Week." Frankel noted the resolution...

Florida Delegation Breaks on Party Lines on Votes to Codify Roe v. Wade

With the U.S. Supreme Court overturning Roe v. Wade last month, at the end of last week, the U.S. House voted to pass two bills to codify it into law. The two proposals passed on...

Lois Frankel Leads Bipartisan Push to Help Employees Speak Out Against Sexual Harassment

This week, U.S. Rep. Lois Frankel, D-Fla., showcased her “Speak Out Act,” a bill to “prohibit pre-dispute nondisclosure agreements (NDAs) in instances in which sexual harassment or sexual assault has been alleged in violation...

Lois Frankel Urges Local Governments to Apply for Federal Money to Repair Bridge

This week, U.S. Rep. Lois Frankel, D-Fla., weighed in after President Joe Biden and the U.S. Department of Transportation opened the application process for the new competitive Bridge Investment Program from the “Bipartisan Infrastructure...

Lois Frankel, Austin Scott Continue the Push for More Transparency at the Pump on...

U.S. Reps. Lois Frankel, D-Fla., and Austin Scott, R-Ga., are continuing the push for the “Consumer Protection and Fuel Transparency Act.” Earlier this month, Scott brought the bill back and he and Frankel showcased the...

Lois Frankel Calls for More Federal Funds to Help Seniors Suffering From Falls

Last week, the U.S. House Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies (LHHS) Appropriations Subcommittee and, after it, U.S. Rep. Lois Frankel, D-Fla., called for more federal funds to help seniors. Frankel took...

Florida Delegation Reacts to Leaked Supreme Court Draft Opinion on Abortion

This week, Politico reported that the U.S. Supreme Court is ready to strike down Roe v. Wade, allowing states to deal with how to handle abortion. While U.S. Chief Justice John Roberts announced on Tuesday...

Florida Delegation Reacts to Joe Biden’s $5.8 Trillion Budget Proposal

Members of the Florida delegation reacted this week after President Joe Biden unveiled a proposed $5.8 trillion budget. Biden’s proposed budget would increase the corporate tax rate from 21 percent to 28 percent while ensuring...
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