Washington, DC – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06), Chairman of the National Security Subcommittee, held a joint hearing today with Rep. John Mica (FL-07), Chairman of the Transportation and Public Assets Subcommittee, to conduct oversight of the Urban Area Security Initiative Grant Program. DeSantis issued the following statement:
Washington, DC – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06) issued the following statement after Senate Democrats again blocked funding for Zika:
Washington, DC – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06) released the following statement after questioning Attorney General Loretta Lynch when she appeared before the House Committee on the Judiciary today:
Washington, DC –Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06) today questioned FBI Director James Comey on former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s mishandling of classified information.
Washington, DC – Sens. Deb Fischer (NE) and Cory Booker (NJ) introduced the Senate companion to Rep. Ron DeSantis’ (FL-06) bill H.R. 4764, Puppies Assisting Wounded Servicemembers, or the PAWS Act. The PAWS Act will expand access to service dogs through the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) for post-9/11 veterans with severe post-traumatic stress.
Washington, DC – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06) issued the following statement regarding the FBI’s findings in the investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s mishandling of classified informationinformation:
Following news reports that at least 12 detainees previously held at the Guantanamo Bay Detention Center have been implicated in attacks on and in the deaths of American citizens, Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06), a Naval Reserve Officer who served at the Guantanamo Bay Detention Center during his active duty service, responded:
Washington, DC – Reps. Ron DeSantis (R-FL-06) and Joaquin Castro (D-TX-20) today introduced a resolution to recognize July 15, 2016 as Sister Cities International Day. Sister Cities International serves as the national membership organization for 570 member communities with 2,300 partnerships in 150 countries on six continents.
Washington, DC – The House tonight adopted a Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06) amendment to H.R. 5055, the Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, which prohibits funds from being used to purchase heavy water from Iran. DeSantis issued the following statement:
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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.
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.