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:
Washington, DC – The Department of State inspector general (IG) has determined that former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton “did not comply with the department's policies that were implemented in accordance with the Federal Records Act” by not properly preserving e-mails on her personal server. Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06) issued the following statement:
Washington, DC – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06), a member of the House Committee on the Judiciary and the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, testified before the House Committee on the Judiciary this morning outlining the reasons why Congress should move forward on impeaching Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Commissioner John Koskinen.
Washington, DC – The House today adopted two amendments to the 2016 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) offered by Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06), a Lieutenant Commander in the United States Navy Reserve. These amendments will strengthen national security and bolster our military forces.
Washington, DC – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06), a member of the House Committee on the Judiciary, released the following statement regarding the committee’s decision to hold hearings examining misconduct by Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Commissioner John Koskinen:
Washington, DC – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06) is calling on Congress to take action on the necessary measures to combat the Zika threat. DeSantis has co-sponsored the Zika Eradication and Good Government Act, introduced by Rep. Carlos Curbelo (FL-26).
Washington, DC – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06), who has prosecuted child exploitation cases in the federal and military systems, today introduced the Targeting Child Predators Act in order to strengthen the ability of law enforcement to bring child predators to justice.
Washington, DC – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06) today introduced a constitutional amendment prohibiting Congress from passing laws respecting the citizens of the United States that does not also apply to members of Congress. This important amendment will ensure that Members of Congress live within the parameters they establish for the American people.
Washington, DC – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06) issued the following statement of support for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s position that the Golan Heights will remain under the control of Israel:
Washington, DC – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06) tonight called for Congress to pass H.Res. 494, a resolution impeaching Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Commissioner John Koskinen, during a special order on the House floor. The resolution was introduced October 2015, yet has failed to make progress in the House. DeSantis was joined by Reps.
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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.
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.