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Central Florida Democrats on Capitol Hill Announce DHS Funds for Orlando

This year’s award will total $3.8 million. Orlando’s inclusion in the program was restored in 2018 after a multi-year drought, following advocacy by the three representatives.

Central Florida Democrats Bring Anti-Terrorism Funds to Orlando

Three Democrats representing Central Florida in Congress announced at the end of last week that Orlando will be getting  $3.25 million in anti-terrorism funding from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Urban Areas Security Initiative (UASI) program.