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Florida’s Senators Warn Lloyd Austin Not to Have DOD Harass Service Members That Oppose...

Florida’s two U.S. senators--Republicans Marco Rubio and Rick Scott--joined 10 other Republicans in the U.S. Senate this week in sending a letter to U.S. Defense Sec. Lloyd Austin expressing their concern that the U.S....

Marco Rubio Condemns Reported Censorship of Pentagon Views on Long-Standing Nuclear Policies

Last week, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., joined U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe, R-Okla, the ranking member of the U.S. Senate Committee on Armed Services, and four top Republican colleagues, in sending a letter to...

Florida’s Senators Back Joni Ernst’s, Mark Kelly’s Bill to Take Action on Military Suicides

Last week, more than 30 members of the U.S. Senate, including Florida’s two senators, backed U.S. Sens. Joni Ernst’s, R-Iowa, and Mark Kelly’s, D-Ariz., proposal “that would require the U.S. Department of Defense to...

Stephanie Murphy, Michael Waltz Want More Help from the Pentagon for Florida National Guard

This week, two members of the Florida delegation on Capitol--U.S. Reps. Stephanie Murphy, D-Fla., and Michael Waltz, R-Fla.--helped lead a letter to U.S. Defense Sec. Lloyd Austin, calling on more support for the Florida,...

Brian Mast Wants Answers From Biden Administration On Rolling to Remember Memorial Day Event

In March, the Pentagon's Special Event Team initially sent AMVETS approval to use the Pentagon parking lot for their annual Rolling To Remember Memorial Day event only to revoke that approval a week later, citing a "routing error" and the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
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Florida Congressional Republicans Call on Senate Committee to Press Biden Appointees on Cuba, Venezuela

On Saturday, U.S. Rep. Michael Waltz, R-Fla., and new U.S. Reps. Carlo Gimenez, R-Fla., and Maria Elvira Salazar, R-Fla., wrote U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez, D-NJ, the incoming chairman of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee, and U.S. Sen. Jim Risch, R-Idaho, the current chairman and slated to remain the top Republican on it, on the matter. 

Stephanie Murphy Brings Out Bill to Ensure QAnon Supporters Don’t Get Federal Security Clearances

The congresswoman, who served at the Pentagon during President George W. Bush’s administration offered some of the details of the “Security Clearance Improvement Act” on Friday.

Stephanie Murphy Will Serve on Armed Services Committee, Stay on Ways and Means

Members of the Ways and Means Committee usually do not serve on other committees but Murphy was granted a waiver by the Democratic caucus. 
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Congressional Reps Want Answers From DOJ, FBI on Florida Election Security

“According to the report, at least one Florida county was breached during the 2016 election,” said Waltz.