Category: Brevard Politics

Rep. Bill Posey Calls on HHS Secretary to Grow National Stockpile of Important Pharmaceuticals

Last week, U.S. Representative Bill Posey (R-Rockledge) and U.S. Representative David Trone (D-MD) led a letter, along with several of their House colleagues, calling on HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra to leverage domestic manufacturing capabilities and new technologies to protect American patients and stave off over-dependence on China and other foreign powers for important pharmaceuticals. […]

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State Rep. Randy Fine Thanks Gov. Ron DeSantis For Executive Order in Support of Parents Bill of Rights, Criticizes Local School Board

State Representative Randy Fine thanked Gov. Ron DeSantis for his proactive approach by signing an Executive Order to curb any potential current or future mask mandates for school aged children levied by School Boards across the state. […]

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Disney Announces Employees Will Be Required Take COVID-19 Vaccine, Visitors Required to Wear Masks Beginning Today

Disney has informed its employees and Cast Members that the company will require all salaried and non-union hourly employees in the U.S. working at any of the company’s sites to be fully vaccinated, the company announced Friday. […]

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U.S. Capitol Police Ordered to Arrest Visitors, Staff Not Wearing Masks on the House Side of Capitol Complex

U.S. Capitol Police (USCP) were ordered to start arresting visitors and staff who refuse to wear a mask on the House side of the Capitol complex starting Thursday, according to a police memo issued by new USCP Chief Thomas Manger that was obtained by a member of Congress. […]

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Gov. Ron DeSantis Blasts CDC for K-12 Mask Recommendation – ‘Not Based on Science’

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis’ office sharply rebuked the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for urging that all children, regardless of vaccination status, be required to wear masks when school returns in the fall. […]

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Gov. Ron DeSantis Calls on State Board to Place Ben & Jerry’s on Continued Examination Companies that Boycott Israel List

Governor Ron DeSantis called on the State Board of Administration (SBA) Thursday to immediately place Ben & Jerry’s and Unilever on the Continued Examination Companies that Boycott Israel List and initiate the process to place both companies on the Scrutinized Companies that Boycott Israel List. […]

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Rep. Bill Posey, Sen. Marco Rubio Reintroduce Legislation to Improve FEMA Flood Hazard Mapping

U.S. Congressman Bill Posey and U.S. Senator Marco Rubio have reintroduced the Flood Insurance Rate Map Interagency Technology or (FIRM IT) Act, aimed at helping coastal communities across Florida and the country who rely on accurate floodplain mapping as part of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). Congressman Posey first introduced this legislation in 2017 but teamed up with Sen. Rubio last Congress to reintroduce it in 2019. […]

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State of Florida Secures $1.3 Billion Over Major Opioid Settlement, Johnson & Johnson Will Pay Nearly $300 Million to Florida

Governor Ron DeSantis commended a $21 billion multi-state agreement with AmerisourceBergen, Cardinal Health and McKesson, three of the nation’s largest pharmaceutical companies, to settle litigation related to the opioid crisis in America. […]

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Congressman Bill Posey Helps Introduce Local Law Enforcement Protection Act

Congressman Bill Posey (R-Rockledge) joined with fellow Representatives Claudia Tenney (NY-22), Elise Stefanik (NY-21), Andrew Garbarino (NY-02), Nicole Malliotakis (NY-11), and Greg Steube (FL-17) to introduce the Local Law Enforcement Protection Act, which protects qualified immunity for police officers serving at the state and local levels across the country. […]

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Cuban Protesters Take to the Streets of Washington D.C., Perform ‘Die-In’ in Front of White House

Three adults and two children dressed in “Young Pioneer” uniforms laid in front of the White House in Washington, DC, on Saturday covered in “blood” and draped in Cuban flags, demanding the U.S. government help anti-communist protesters. […]

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WATCH: Gov. Ron DeSantis Joins Texas Gov. Greg Abbott to Meet With Florida Law Enforcement About Border Crisis

Governor Ron DeSantis visited the Southern Border to meet with Florida law enforcement who have been deployed to Texas to provide additional resources in response to the border crisis. […]

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Rep. Bill Posey Signs GOP Letter to Demand Answers From NSA About Illegally Spying on Fox News Host Tucker Carlson

Rep. Bill Posey (FL-08) and Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) led a letter to NSA Director Paul Nakasone demanding information on reports that the Agency illegally spied on Fox News host Tucker Carlson and planned to leak his personal emails to media outlets. […]

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Gov. Ron DeSantis Urges President Biden to Step Up and Restore Internet Access for the People of Cuba

Governor Ron DeSantis sent a letter to President Biden requesting federal assistance to provide Internet access to the people of Cuba standing up against communist oppression and demanding a voice after decades of suffering under the yoke of a cruel dictatorship. […]

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NATHAN WHITE: It’s Alarming That Three City Council Members Can Take Away the Right of 90,000 Palm Bay Voters

The Palm Bay City Council has decided to take away the right of voters to make their voices heard by enacting election reform and it only took them eight days after the unexpected resignation announced by Councilmember Jeff Bailey to hatch the plan. […]

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Sen. Rick Scott Announces National Republican Senatorial Committee Raises Record-Breaking $10.52 Million in June

National Republican Senatorial Committee Chairman Rick Scott announced the Committee raised a record breaking $10.52 million in June 2021 – marking the best fundraising month of the 2022 cycle – bringing the total raised in 2021 to $51.2 million. […]

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Brevard Federated Republican Women to Present Scholarships During Meeting on August 4

The Brevard Federated Republican Women will meet on Wednesday, August 4, at the Space Coast Convention Center located at 301 Tucker Lane behind the Holiday Inn Express. […]

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Famed Hollywood Actor Rob Schneider Bashes COVID-19 Vaccines – ‘My Body, My Choice’

The actor and comedian went off on social media denouncing the shot and told his followers that, they too, should refrain from receiving the vaccine while citing the Second Amendment. […]

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