Congressman Ron DeSantis

Representing the 6th District of Florida
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Feb 3, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06) today introduced the State Sanctions Against Iranian Terrorism Act to protect state-level sanctioning authority against Iran from executive interference. This legislation is increasingly necessary as Iran continues to flout international sanctions.

Jan 19, 2016 Press Release

St. Augustine, FL – U.S. District Court Judge Amy Berman Jackson ruled today that the Obama Administration cannot claim executive privilege regarding records requested by Congress pertaining to Operation Fast and Furious. Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06), Chairman of the Subcommittee on National Security, issued the following statement:

Jan 14, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC – Following the release of an additional ten detainees from the Guantanamo Bay Detention Center, Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06), Chairman of the Subcommittee on National Security, has called for the House to immediately pass his Guantanamo Bay Recidivism Prevention Act.

Jan 12, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC – In response to President Barack Obama’s final State of the Union address, Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06) has issued the following statement:

Jan 12, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC – Iran has detained ten members of the United States Navy in the Persian Gulf. Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06), Chairman of the Subcommittee on National Security and a Lieutenant Commander in the United States Navy Reserve, has issued the following statement:

Jan 6, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06), Chairman of the Subcommittee on National Security, issued the following statement in response to reports that North Korea has tested a hydrogen bomb:

Jan 6, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06), issued the following statement regarding passage of H.R. 3762, the Restoring Americans’ Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act:

Jan 5, 2016 Press Release

St. Augustine, FL – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06) issued the following statement regarding the announcement that the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) will begin discussions with St. Johns County to negotiate and award a sole-source contract for a Community-Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) in St. Augustine, Florida:

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In The News

Feb 4, 2015 In The News

It is part of reforming the nation’s capital, says Rep. Ron DeSantis. The Florida Republican has introduced the “End Pensions in Congress Act,” legislation that would end pensions for all future lawmakers and those not yet vested into the congressional retirement plan.

Feb 4, 2015 In The News

About 30 House Republicans will meet Monday evening to establish the bylaws of a new caucus animated by two principles: First, rank-and-file Republicans must pressure leadership to enact a more conservative agenda. And second, this pressure should never involve frantic scurrying on the House floor.

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Dec 11, 2015 Video

Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06), Chairman of the Subcommittee on National Security, in conjunction with the Subcommittee on Health Care, Benefits, and Administrative Rules, held a hearing today examining terrorism and the Visa Waiver Program.

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