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March 26, 2020 Press Release

Today, Reps. Darren Soto (D-FL) and Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) introduced the bipartisan American-Made Protection for Healthcare Workers and First Responders Act to ensure the United States builds its stockpile of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).

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March 26, 2020 Press Release

Rep. Darren Soto (FL-09) led Members of the Florida Congressional Delegation in sending a bipartisan letter that requests the Florida Cabinet in cooperation with the Florida Courts temporarily suspend all eviction and foreclosure proceedings in the State of Florida for 60 days during the national emergency of the coronavirus pandemic. 

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March 20, 2020 Press Release

Today, Rep. Darren Soto (FL-09) led a letter to Ajit Pai, Chairman of the Federal Communication Commission, urging him to enact policies that would protect Americans from losing access to their cell phone, landline and internet during the COVID-19 national emergency. 

March 16, 2020 Op-Ed

As we face this monumental coronavirus crisis, House Democrats are prioritizing families first in our coronavirus relief efforts.

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March 16, 2020 Press Release

Rep. Darren Soto (FL-09) voted to pass the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, a bill to bolster the federal government’s response to the coronavirus outbreak and address the severe impacts of the coronavirus on Central Floridians’ personal safety and financial security.

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March 9, 2020 Press Release

In honor of Women’s History Month 2020, U.S. Congressman Darren Soto recognized 10 women in Central Florida for their invaluable contributions to the community. The honorees’ biographies were read into the Congressional Record by Rep. Soto and they received official Congressional Certificates.  

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March 5, 2020 Press Release

Today, Rep. Darren Soto (FL-09) voted to pass bipartisan legislation to ensure that Transportation Security Administration (TSA) screening workforce employees – or Transportation Security Officers (TSOs) – are afforded the same worker rights and protections afforded to other Federal workers under Title 5 of the U.S. Code. H.R.

March 2, 2020 Press Release

Rep. Darren Soto (FL-09) asked Administrator Andrew Wheeler if the Environmental Protection Agency can test the safety of water in St. Cloud. The request comes after residents of St. Cloud reported seeing orange and brown sediment in the water coming out of faucets and in other water systems throughout their homes. 

March 2, 2020 Press Release

In honor of Black History Month 2020, U.S. Congressman Darren Soto held a ceremony recognizing eleven individuals in Central Florida for their accomplishments. The honorees’ biographies were submitted into the Congressional Record and they received official Congressional Certificates.

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April 13, 2018 In The News

 

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April 11, 2018 In The News

Quality early child care can make a huge difference over the course of a person’s life. Positive child care habits and decisions made by parents early on can help put a child on an upward trajectory toward strong mental and physical health.

April 11, 2018 In The News

The tense topic of gun safety legislation drew a standing-room only crowd and sparked lively debate at St. Cloud’s Community Center Saturday afternoon.
U.S. Congressman Darren Soto (D-Kissimmee) held a town hall meeting to field questions from constituents over gun laws in the wake of a February school shooting in Parkland, Florida, that left 17 people dead.

March 5, 2018 In The News

U.S. Rep. Darren Soto of Orlando received a perfect score of 100 for his environmental issues voting record from the national League of Conservation Voters, the only member of Florida’s delegation to do so.

February 26, 2018 In The News

Rep. Soto joins “In Focus With Allison Walker-Torres” to examine gun legislation and violence at the state and national level. The guests include State Sen. Dennis Baxley, R-Ocala; political analyst Dick Batchelor, a former Democratic state representative; and former Congressman Patrick Murphy, D-Fla.

February 22, 2018 In The News

La reciente expresión del presidente Donald Trump sobre la Acción Diferida para los Llegados en la Infancia (DACA, siglas en inglés) en la que dijo que el programa “probablemente está muerto”, la alerta de viaje emitida por más de una decena de organizaciones defensoras de los derechos de inmigrantes en la que se insta a los inmigrantes a reconsiderar visitar el estado de Florida por arrestos r

February 16, 2018 In The News

 

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February 12, 2018 In The News

After contentious weeks at the U.S. Capitol, Congressman Darren Soto has turned his attention toward Tallahassee, where he believes legislators face “big challenges” and should seize the opportunity to unite on major issues facing the state.

January 31, 2018 In The News

 

As published on www.bloomberg.com/politics

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