Congressman Ron DeSantis

Representing the 6th District of Florida
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Oct 16, 2014 Press Release

St. Augustine, FL – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06) today issued the following statement regarding the Ebola crisis:

Oct 2, 2014 Press Release

St. Augustine, FL – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06), a member of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, issued the following statement in response to comments from the White House rebuking Israel for building in Jerusalem:

Sep 25, 2014 Press Release

St. Augustine, FL – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06), a member of the House Committee on the Judiciary, issued the following statement in response to reports that Attorney General Holder will announce his resignation this afternoon:

Sep 22, 2014 Press Release

St. Augustine, FL – After refusing to testify before Congress, former IRS official Lois Lerner has given an exclusive interview to POLITICO. In response, Rep.

Sep 17, 2014 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06), a member of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, a veteran of Operation Iraqi Freedom and an officer in the U.S. Navy Reserve, opposed the McKeon Amendment to the continuing resolution (CR) that authorizes aid to Islamist rebels in Syria when it passed the House today. DeSantis issued the following statement:

Sep 17, 2014 Blog Post

"Our peculiar security is in the possession of a written Constitution," wrote Thomas Jefferson. In the Declaration of Independence, Jefferson articulated a revolutionary insight the implications of which still reverberate to this day: the people are endowed by God with certain inalienable rights and that the chief purpose of government is to protect these natural rights.

Aug 28, 2014 Blog Post

Congressman Ron DeSantis and his staff have remained fully engaged with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) officials in trying to obtain viable solutions to the unresolved issue of the VA Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) in St. Augustine, Florida interim and final construction site selections.

Jul 30, 2014 Blog Post

This afternoon, the House passed the VA conference report by a vote of 420-5. I voted yes. The conference report was the result of a House-Senate compromise; it contains some positive pro-veterans reforms to provide relief for veterans who are being mistreated, but it falls short of fully reforming the way veterans are provided with health services.

Jul 29, 2014 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06) today introduced the Let Seniors Work Act, the House companion to legislation introduced by Sen. Marco Rubio (FL). The Let Seniors Work Act will eliminate the 12.4% payroll tax for seniors who have reached 65 as well as repeal the Retirement Earnings Test.

Jul 17, 2014 Press Release

Washington, DC – In reaction to news that the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) discovered that approximately 20 rockets were placed by militants in a UNRWA-run school in the Gaza Strip, Rep.

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