Washington, DC – Today, the House of Representatives passed Rep. Ron DeSantis’ Faithful Execution of the Law Act in a bipartisan vote of 244 - 171. This legislation aims to increase transparency by making the Obama Administration justify their non-enforcement of laws to the American people.
St. Augustine, FL – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06) today announced that his office will begin accepting submissions for the 2014 Congressional Art Competition starting on Monday, March 10. Students may submit their original artwork for entrance into the competition through Monday, March 31.
Washington, DC – Today, the House of Representatives passed Rep. Ron DeSantis’ (FL-06) amendment to H.R. 3193, the Consumer Financial Protection and Soundness Improvement Act. This amendment repeals the exclusive rulemaking authority of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and restores the judiciary’s jurisdiction over the rules promulgated by the agency.
Washington, DC – The House Committee on the Judiciary held a hearing today examining the President’s constitutional duty to faithfully execute the laws. Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06), a member of the committee, testified regarding the necessity of his Faithful Execution of the Law Act.
St. Augustine, FL – In response to the recent protests in Venezuela and the subsequent crackdown by the government, Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06), a member of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere, issued the following statement:
Washington, DC – President Barack Obama has again delayed for most employers ObamaCare’s so-called employer mandate, a major component of his signature health-care law. Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06) issued the following statement in response:
Washington, DC – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06) today introduced the Faithful Execution of the Law Act to promote transparency and honesty in the federal government.
Bunnell, FL – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06) tonight presented 35 candidates with 49 nominations to four United States service academies: the United States Military Academy, the United States Naval Academy, the United States Air Force Academy, and the United States Merchant Marine Academy.
This bill fails to reform an unaccountable government, increases spending by tens of billions, and solely targets retired military personnel – the one group of Americans who have given the most to our country – for negative treatment. We can do much better for American taxpayers and veterans.
WASHINGTON—Chairman Matt Salmon (AZ-05) of the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs and Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06), Member of the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere, issued the following statements regarding President Obama’s and President Castro’s public handshake in South Africa: