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Florida Delegation Backed Bill for the U.S. to Push for More Democratic Reforms in...

A proposal “to strategically align the United States’ diplomatic tools, including targeted sanctions, to advance democratic elections in Nicaragua in November 2021” backed by the Florida delegation is gaining steam on Capitol Hill. Back in...

Florida Delegation Rallies Behind Maria Elvira Salazar’s Nicaragua Free Trade Review Act

The bill, which “requires the United States Trade Representative (USTR) to review Nicaragua’s compliance with CAFTA-DR (a free trade agreement between the United States and six Central American countries) within 60 days,” has more than 15 co-sponsors.

Marco Rubio Wants Biden Administration to Do More in Holding Ortega Regime in Nicaragua

Last week, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., joined U.S. Sens. Jim Risch, R-Idaho, Patrick Leahy D-Vt., John Cornyn, R-Texas, Dick Durbin, D-Ill., Todd Young, R-Ind., and Bill Cassidy, R-La. in sending a letter to...

Marco Rubio, Bob Menendez Criticize Ortega Regime for Latest Electoral Reform in Nicaragua

Rubio and Menendez also called on the Ortega regime to do more to help advance freedom in Nicaragua.

South Florida Congresswomen Urge White House Not to Expel Ortega Regime Foes Back to...

This week, three Democrats representing South Florida in Congress signed a letter led by U.S. Rep. Albio Sires, D-NJ, to the White House, condemning the Trump administration’s expulsion of Nicaraguan asylum-seekers and urging it to stop collaborating with the Ortega regime to deport Nicaraguans. 

Marco Rubio, Other Senators Want to Hold Members of Nicaragua’s Judiciary Accountable on Human...

Other senators who signed the letter include U.S. Sens. Ben Cardin, D-Mary., Ted Cruz, R-Texas, James Lankford, R-Okla., Chris Murphy, D-Ct., David Perdue, R-Ga., and Jim Risch, R-Idaho. 

Marco Rubio Backs Trump Administration Imposing More Sanctions on Nicaraguan Regime

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., who leads the U.S. Senate Western Hemisphere Subcommittee, backed the U.S. Treasury Department’s latest sanctions on members of the Nicaraguan regime.