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At a roundtable event on the First Coast on Thursday, U.S. Rep. John Rutherford, R-Fla., called for Congress to do more to support law enforcement. Before being elected to Congress in 2016, Rutherford served in...
Some Democrats in the Florida delegation on Capitol Hill and key committee chairs are lining up behind a proposal to suspend deporting Haitians in the U.S. illegally during the coronavirus pandemic.
Demings, who sits on the U.S. House Homeland Security Committee, showcased the bill on Friday and noted that more than 500 Transportation Security Administration (TSA) employees have already tested positive for coronavirus and five of them have died due to it.
At the end of last week, U.S. Rep. Val Demings, D-Fla., led a letter to Florida Emergency Management Director Jared Moskowitz, asking for a congressional briefing on how the state will plan for hurricane season during the coronavirus pandemic.