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Nikki Goeser and Thomas Massie: Red Flag Laws and Unintended Consequences

The senseless murder of 19 children and two teachers at the Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas is leading to calls for more gun control. To some, “red flag” laws, also known as Extreme...

Florida GOP Congressmen Back Thomas Massie’s Senior Citizens Tax Elimination Act

Several Republican congressmen from the Sunshine State are backing U.S. Rep. Thomas Massie’s, R-Ky., “Senior Citizens Tax Elimination Act.” Massie introduced the bill which “assists middle-class seniors by eliminating the unjust double-tax on Social Security...
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Matt Gaetz Introduces Bill Ending Washington, DC Vaccine Requirement on Businesses

This week, U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., introduced a proposal “to nullify the upcoming COVID-19 vaccine passport mandate in Washington, D.C.” Gaetz introduced the proposal on Wednesday and his office offered some insight as to...
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Marco Rubio Gets FEMA Contracts Reform Bill Through Congress

Pairing up with U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wisc., and U.S. Sen. Gary Peters, D-Mich., back at the start of April 2019, Rubio introduced the “Federal Advance Contracts Enhancement (FACE) Act” which “would require the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to ensure more effective use and management of its advance contracts for goods and services” and “requires federal preparedness actions to be coordinated with states and localities to prevent gaps in recovery efforts from occurring.”

PPP Flexibility Act Clears the Senate Without Opposition

The bill from U.S. Rep. Dean Phillips, D-Minn., reforms the program which the White House and Congress agreed on at the end of March. Phillips and other supporters of the proposal insist the bill will offer more flexibility to small businesses.

PPP Reform Clears the House With Strong Support From Florida Delegation

Phillips and other supporters of the proposal insist the bill will offer more flexibility to small businesses.

With Strong Support From Florida Delegation, House Approves $484 Billion in Coronavirus Stimulus Funds

On Thursday, with many of its members wearing masks and with social distancing efforts in effect, the U.S. House approved another $484 billion in federal funds to help the economy during the coronavirus pandemic.

House Passes Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act Over Thomas Massie’s Objections

On Friday, the U.S. House passed a $2.2 trillion federal stimulus package to support the economy which has been hit hard by the coronavirus.

Stressing Federalism, Ted Yoho Votes Against Proposal Making Lynching a Federal Hate Crime

This week, the U.S. House overwhelmingly passed a proposal classifying lynching as a federal hate crime though congressman from the Sunshine State voted against the measure

Florida Delegation Helps Get Bill Cracking Down on Robocalls Through House Again

Over the summer, the U.S. House passed U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone’s, D-NJ. “Stopping Bad Robocalls” bill with major input from members of the Florida delegation. 
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Marco Rubio’s Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act Signed into Law

Hong Kong has been in the headlines in recent months due to high-profile protests which started over a proposed extradition policy that could lead activists in Hong Kong to be deported to mainland China. Democracy activists in Hong Kong celebrated the bill being signed into law, including showcasing the American flag. 

Florida Infrastructure Could Be Paid For By Airline Passengers

Several polls have shown that voters from across the political spectrum are ready to improve America’s infrastructure--but there are questions about how it will be paid for.