Congressman Ron DeSantis

Representing the 6th District of Florida
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Jul 28, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06), alongside Rep. Jim Jordan (OH-04), has authored an op-ed for the Wall Street Journal calling for the removal of IRS Commissioner John Koskinen, either by President Barack Obama or Congress. Read the op-ed here.

Jul 28, 2015 Editorial

Internal Revenue Service Commissioner John Koskinen needs to go.

Jul 22, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06) issued the following statement regarding the assertion by President Barack Obama on the Daily Show that the true IRS scandal is the poor funding they receive from Congress:

Jul 20, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06) issued the following statement regarding the restoration of full diplomatic relations between Cuba and the United States:

Jul 14, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06), Chairman of the Subcommittee on National Security and a member of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, issued the following statement in response to the nuclear deal forged with Iran:

Jul 9, 2015 Blog Post

One of the recurring problems in Washington is the failure to admit when something does not work. Congress passed the No Child Left Behind Act in 2002. The idea behind the act was that the federal government could improve K-12 education outcomes by imposing a series of testing requirements and other mandates on states and local school boards.

Jul 9, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06) issued the following statement following the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) announcement that the sensitive information of 21.5 million Americans has been stolen:

Jun 16, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform held a hearing on the recent data breach at the U.S. Office of Personnel Management that has compromised the personal information of millions of federal employees. Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06), Chairman of the Subcommittee on National Security, issued the following statement:

Jun 10, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06) and Sen. Mike Lee (UT) today introduced the Transportation Empowerment Act in their respective chambers. This common-sense legislation will reform our nation’s transportation policy, reducing the federal gas tax while giving states the flexibility to use transportation dollars where they see fit.

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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.