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Val Demings: Time to Have More Staff Answering Social Security Hotline

Last week, U.S. Rep. Val Demings, D-Fla., threw her support behind U.S. Rep. Cindy Axne’s, D-Iowa, “Meeting Our Seniors’ Social Security Needs Act,” which would have the Social Security Administration (SSA) have more staff...

Bill Posey, Tim Ryan Team Up on Bill to Cut Down on Foreign Pharmaceuticals

This week, U.S. Rep. Bill Posey, R-Fla., introduced a proposal to “end our reliance on foreign powers for important lifesaving pharmaceuticals and generics" and to “protect the tens of millions of American patients who...

Bill Posey: U.S. Needs to Stop Relying on China for Pharmaceuticals

At the end of last month, U.S. Rep. Bill Posey, R-Fla., helped lead members of Congress in calling on U.S. Health and Human Services Sec. Xavier Becerra “to leverage domestic manufacturing capabilities and new...

Bill Posey: Passing the Critical Supply Chain Commission Act Will Reduce U.S. Dependence on...

U.S. Rep. Bill Posey, R-Fla., teamed up with U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan, D-Ohio, on a bill “ to strengthen American manufacturing supply chain resilience and reduce our dependence on foreign powers like China for...
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Brian Mast Continues to Champion the Burn Pit Transparency Act

Back in 2019, Mast and then U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hi., brought back a proposal having the federal government evaluate veterans and active-duty personnel who might have been exposed to open burn pits and airborne chemicals. Over the past three decades, more than 140,000 servicemembers and veterans have reported exposure to burn pits and toxic chemicals.
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After Coronavirus, Bill Posey Introduces Bill to Cut U.S. Dependence on Chinese Pharmaceuticals

“With so many of our pharmaceuticals now exclusively manufactured overseas in countries like China, it’s critical that the federal government take a hard look at our dependence on foreign suppliers of essential, lifesaving medications and make recommendations to better protect Americans from receiving contaminated drugs,” said Posey.

After Nita Lowey’s Retirement, Keep an Eye on Two Members of the Florida Delegation

U.S. Rep. Nita Lowey, D-NY, announced last week that she is retiring--meaning one of the most powerful members of Congress is headed off of Capitol Hill. Now 82, Lowey has been a fixture in Congress...
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Oddsmaker Takes Bets on the Next Democratic Presidential Candidate to Drop Out

With U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-NY, now out of the race, the oddsmakers are wondering who the next Democrat to drop out of the presidential race will be.

Winners and Losers From the First Part of the Democratic Presidential Debate

Here’s a look at some of Tuesday night’s winners and losers. One major caveat. When the Democrats held their first round in Miami at the end of June, the first debate was almost totally eclipsed by the second one. With Biden and Harris back in the second debate, the same thing could happen once again.

Winners and Losers of the First Round of the Democratic Presidential Debate

Here is a look at some winners and losers from the first of two nights for the 20 Democrats trying to take down President Donald Trump to step into the limelight.

Ron DeSantis Invites the JFK Comparisons

JFK is, of course, a Democratic icon but he wasn’t exactly a liberal on several fronts, ranging from taxes to foreign policy. While many members of the Cuban community in South Florida still haven’t forgiven JFK for not going all out during the Bay of Pigs operation, DeSantis would be wise to take a few pages out of the 35th president’s playbook.
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Tim Ryan, Eric Swalwell Latest House Members Looking to Overcome History

"history has a way of being upended these days in presidential elections as Barack Obama and Donald Trump can attest and we’re starting to see signs that it could happen again."
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