Tag: macdill air force base

After Mold Reported at MacDill AFB, Gus Bilirakis Gets GAO to Examine Military Housing...

“Our military families deserve safe living conditions on base and we must ensure their rights are protected. I am eager to see the results of this important study and look forward to acting upon the GAO’s recommendations,” said Bilirakis.

Charlie Crist Wants Military Base Commanders to Have More Power When Dealing With On-Base...

Even as dozens of families are reporting mold and other issues in private housing at MacDill Air Force Base, U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist, D-Fla., wants to make sure it doesn’t happen again. 

Marco Rubio: Air Force Needs to Take Care of Mold at MacDill Air Force...

With dozens of families reporting mold and other issues in private housing at MacDill Air Force Base, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., is pushing for answers. 

Could Space Command Come to Florida?

Elected officials from across the Sunshine State--including the governor--are making a major push to convince President Donald Trump to base Space Command in Florida.

Rick Scott Presses Air Force for Answers on Tyndall and MacDill Air Force Bases

Scott, who sits on the U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee, doubled down on his pursuit of answers this week.

Charlie Crist: Appropriations Subcommittee Assignments Will Boost Pinellas County

After being named to the U.S. House Appropriations Committee last week, Crist added a few new perches this week as he is now sitting on some of the Appropriations subcommittees. 

MacDill Air Force Base Getting Improvements Under NDAA

On Monday, U.S. Rep Kathy Castor, D-Fla., announced MacDill will now be the home of  a KC-135 Stratotanker pilot simulator to continue to train Air Force personnel.