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Scott Franklin: NIH, Anthony Fauci Need to Brief Congress on Fed Funds Going to...

U.S. Rep. Scott Franklin, R-Fla., a member of the U.S. House Committee on Oversight and Reform, issued the following statement in response to a National Institutes of Health (NIH) letter confirming that American taxpayer...

Florida GOP Congressmen Want Fauci, Feds to Recognize Natural Immunity Against COVID-19

This week, two members of the Florida congressional delegation--Republican U.S. Reps. Dan Webster and Neal Dunn--led a letter to key federal officials, including Dr. Anthony Fauci from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), calling...

Dr. S. J. Giorgianni, Jr.: Booster Vaccinations are an Important Tool to Continue COVID-19...

The Men’s Health Network (MHN) applauds the recommendations from CDC and NIH announced on August 18 to make booster vaccinations available for those who are at higher risk of COVID-19 infections, including nursing home...

Marco Rubio Backs Tim Kaine’s Bill to Expand Childhood Cancer Research

“This bipartisan legislation would provide a new source of funding for the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) Gabriella Miller Kids First Pediatric Research Program (Kids First) by redirecting penalties collected from pharmaceutical, cosmetic, supplement, and medical device companies that break the law to pediatric and childhood cancer research," Rubio’s office noted on Monday.

Marco Rubio, Jacky Rosen Want NIH to Conduct Long-term Study of COVID-19

The bill would have the National Institutes of Health (NIH) conduct a long-term study of COVID-19, including its impact on lung functions, immune responses and mental health and how treatments impact it.
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Florida Congressmen Introduce Humane Research and Testing Act With the Support of Dr. Jane...

Democrat U.S. Rep. Alcee Hastings introduced the “Humane Research and Testing Act” with Republican U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan as a co-sponsor. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE
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Vern Buchanan: Roskamp Institute Awarded Federal Grant to Study Red Tide’s Impact on Humans

This week, U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan, R-Fla., praised the Roskamp Institute in Sarasota for winning a federal grant to study the possible connection between exposure to red tide and neurological disorders in humans.

Florida Congressmen: Make Sure No Federal Funds Go to Wuhan Institute of Virology

Last week, three members of the Florida delegation sent a letter to congressional leadership calling on them to ensure that future federal stimulus efforts do not include funds for the Wuhan Institute of Virology (WIV).

Rick Scott Releases First Step of Plan to Get Economy Moving Again After Coronavirus...

It will not be easy – it will take strategic foresight, determination and diligence, and most importantly a commitment from everyone, but I know that after we heal the sick, we can also heal our broken economy and get back to work.”
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Marco Rubio Backs Permanent Federal Fund to Deal With Public Health Emergencies Like Coronavirus

With worries about the impact of coronavirus on the rise, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., is backing a proposal to create a permanent fund “to enable quick and effective responses to future public health emergencies.”
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Vern Buchanan Calls on Senate Leaders to Fund NIH Study on How Red Tide...

After reports last week of red tide returning to Southwest Florida, U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan, R-Fla., called on the U.S. Senate to do more to help combat the problem. 
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Vern Buchanan: NOAA Sending Almost $2 Million to Mote Marine to Combat Red Tide

Buchanan said the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is has awarded more than $1.9 million to Mote Marine Laboratory in Sarasota to help battle red tide.