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Florida Delegation Helps Proposal to Have VA Offer More Vaccines for Veterans Clear Congress

After the U.S. House passed the bill without objection two weeks ago, the U.S. Senate passed the bill with no opposition last week.

Charlie Crist’s Proposal to Have VA Offer More Vaccines for Veterans Clears the House

U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist, D-Fla., was able to get his proposal expanding the number of veterans who can receive the COVID-19 vaccine from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs through the U.S. House this week.
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Frederica Wilson Introduces the Vote From Home America Act

Last week, the Florida congresswoman brought out a proposal calling on the states “to send an absentee ballot with a pre-paid, self-addressed return envelope to every registered voter for this year’s upcoming federal elections.”

Gus Bilirakis Champions the Homeless Veteran Coronavirus Response Act

This week, U.S. Rep. Gus Bilirakis, R-Fla., teamed up with U.S. Rep. Mike Levin, D-Calif., the chairman of the U.S. House Veterans Affairs Committee’s Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity, on a bill to “expand and strengthen Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) services for homeless veterans during the COVID-19 pandemic.”