Press Releases

February 24, 2017 Press Release
Soto calls for meeting to address Trump's latest attacks on the LGBTQ community
ORLANDO, FL - Congressman Darren Soto will be hosting a strategic planning roundtable with policymakers, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), and community organizers to discuss President Donald Trump’s latest attack on LGBTQ youth and the rumored executive order that would allow businesses to discriminate against the LGBT community.
February 23, 2017 Press Release
Letters have been sent to local law enforcement and school board members

ORLANDO, FL - U.S. Representative Darren Soto (FL-09) is calling upon local law enforcement agencies and school board members to stand up for immigrant rights.  He asks them to reject the cruel new policies of President Donald Trump’s administration to arrest and deport those who are in the country undocumented, including hard-working families and students with no criminal record.

February 21, 2017 Press Release

ORLANDO, FL.- Today, Tuesday February 21, Congressman Darren Soto (FL-09) will join leaders of the immigrant community and other grassroots organizations to discuss the nation’s state of uncertainty following President Donald Trump’s hardline on immigration policy. 

February 15, 2017 Press Release

Who: U.S. Rep. Darren Soto and guest speakers (more details to follow) 

What: “HealthCare is a Human Right” ACA Town Hall at Osceola County Commission Chambers in support of protecting the Affordable Care Act #FacesofObamacare. 

February 8, 2017 Press Release
The ASPIRE bill would provide a 25% reduction on student loans

January 27, 2017 Press Release
Discussion will focus on the barriers students and minorities face while pursuing higher education

WASHINGTON, D.C.- On Monday, January 30th, House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and Congressman Darren Soto (FL-09) will join students on the Valencia College Osceola Campus to discuss the daily challenges of pursuing degrees to advance their careers, and entering the workforce after graduation.

January 25, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C- U.S. Representative Darren Soto (FL-09) has been selected to serve on the House Committee of Natural Resources where he will have the opportunity to oversee issues affecting the environment, indigenous people, and territories, including Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.

January 24, 2017 Press Release
Celebration Event in Downtown Kissimmee

KISSIMMEE, FL - U.S. Representative Darren Soto (FL-09) is pleased to announce the open house celebration event for his main district office in historic downtown Kissimmee.

January 20, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. Today, Congressman Darren Soto (FL-09) joined the Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC), the Democratic Leadership and a DREAMer from his District in Orlando to stand strong in support of the millions of hard-working immigrants who have been at the center of the current Presidential administration's hateful rhetoric.

January 13, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Darren Soto of Florida’s 9th Congressional District has just been appointed by Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer to serve as an Assistant Whip for the 115th Congress.