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WASHINGTON ­– Today, U.S. Senator Bob Menendez (D-N.J.), Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, and U.S. Representative Michael McCaul (R-Texas-10), Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, introduced a bipartisan resolution commemorating the second anniversary of Cuba’s historic and peaceful demonstrations that took place on July 11, 2021. The resolution was co-led by Senator Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) and Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-Fla.-25). The resolution […]

Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23), Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), Sen. Ben Cardin (D-MD), Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-1), and Rep. Mark DeSaulnier (CA-10) announced they have re-introduced the Comprehensive Cancer Survivorship Act (CCSA), a critical piece of comprehensive legislation which will address gaps in survivorship care and develop desperately needed standards to improve the overall patient-centered quality of care and navigation needs of […]

Washington, D.C. –Today, U.S. Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL), Vice Chair of the Congressional Equality Caucus, was joined by Rep. Joaquin Castro (D-TX), Ranking Member of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere, Rep. Nanette Barragán (D-CA), Chair of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, and Rep. Mark Pocan (D-WI), Chair of the Congressional Equality Caucus in authoring a letter to President Biden, […]

Washington, June 30, 2023 “Congress needs to have the back of America’s farmers, and I’m proud to work across the aisle to make sure the crops and agricultural resources that fuel this great nation and its families are protected from increasingly extreme weather threats, something our own citrus industry faces in Florida,” said Rep. Wasserman […]

Washington, D.C./Ottawa/Brussels/Israel – An international task force of parliamentarians which was formed to combat online antisemitism, announced that after a two-day summit in Brussels the group will press for the major social media companies to agree to a global independent review of their platforms, a reasonable first step to help transparently identify the extent of the […]

Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Reps. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23),John Carter (TX-31), and Colin Allred (TX-32) re-introduced the bipartisan Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety (VGB) Reauthorization Act to help  decrease preventable drownings. Original cosponsors on the bill also include U.S. Reps. Nikema Williams, Sylvia R. Garcia, Mike Flood, Kathy Castor, Deborah Ross, Raul M. Grijalva, and Josh Gottheimer. Drownings and near-drownings in pools and spas pose a significant […]

Washington, June 13, 2023 “Venezuelans have endured a decade of suffering under Nicolás Maduro, whose assault on democracy and human rights have precipitated a refugee crisis second only to Ukraine in the 21st century,” said Rep. Wasserman Schultz. “The U.S. can’t solve this problem alone. But it’s imperative that we coordinate with international partners to […]

In the letter, Reps. Wasserman Schultz and Diaz-Balart highlight the importance of disrupting “this attempt to undermine the integrity and privacy of United States government, military, and civilian communications,” and request that Secretaries Blinken and Austin provide a classified briefing for Members of Congress to respond to unanswered questions, including the United States’ prior knowledge […]