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May 28, 2021 Press Release

KISSIMMEE, FL – Today, bipartisan members of the Florida congressional delegation, led by Reps.

May 27, 2021 Press Release

KISSIMMEE, FL - In honor of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, Congressman Darren Soto (FL-09) recognized seven community leaders for their contributions to the Central Florida community. Congressman Soto read their biographies into the Congressional Record and they each received official Congressional Record certificates. 

May 26, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Yesterday, Congressman Darren Soto (FL-09) reintroduced H.R. 3543, the Blockchain Technology Coordination Act (BTCA) of 2021 to establish a Blockchain Center of Excellence within the U.S.

May 12, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 49, legislation that designates the Pulse nightclub as a National Memorial Site. Reps.

May 11, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – This week, Congressman Darren Soto (FL-09) announced that he submitted 10 Community Project Funding (CPF) requests to the House Committee on Appropriations for funding consideration in the FY2022 cycle.

May 8, 2021 Press Release

KISSIMMEE, FL – Today, as a result of being granted humanitarian parole, Alejandra Juarez will reunite with her family in Central Florida after being deported to Mexico three years ago. Congressman Darren Soto (FL-09) has issued the following statement in response:

 

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May 5, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, in a House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife hearing, Congressman Darren Soto (FL-09) spoke in support of his bill, H.R.

April 30, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – This week, Congressman Darren Soto (FL-09) submitted 11 projects to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure for consideration in surface transportation authorization legislation expected to advance this spring. The legislation will build on H.R.

April 29, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Last night, Congressman Darren Soto (FL-09) attended President Joe Biden’s Address to the Joint Session of Congress. He issued the following remarks in response to the address:

 

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May 18, 2020 In The News

Congressman Darren Soto, D-Orlando, held a conference with local businesses about the application process for the Paycheck Protection Program.

May 17, 2020 In The News

Congressman Darren Soto presented proclamations of achievement to Madison Gorby and Jazmin Patel at the May 7 Woman’s Club of Winter Haven Awards Zoom presentation while Winter Haven Mayor Brad Dantzler congratulated the two scholarship recipients.

May 13, 2020 In The News

WINTER HAVEN -- Central Florida Health Care Inc. has received $2,612,140 in grants from the U.S. Department of Health Resources and Services Administration.

May 7, 2020 In The News

Two dozen members of the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus hosted a virtual floor debate on state and local funding Thursday, hoping to illustrate that the House can conduct official proceedings remotely. But the experimental session was not without a few technological hiccups.

May 6, 2020 In The News

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. — A week after Action 9 exposed how a federal program allowing struggling homeowners to skip mortgage payments could be high risk, a local congressman is proposing reforms to protect them.

May 2, 2020 In The News

On Tuesday, a letter from eleven Members of Congress to the Secretary of the Treasury was made public that urged Secretary Mnuchin to consider the use of blockchain technology to help in providing COVID-19 stimulus checks to Americans. With the high-profile nature of suggesting the U.S.

May 1, 2020 In The News

WASHINGTON—Lawmakers are considering ways to provide more relief for millions of homeowners who have taken advantage of a government offer to suspend mortgage payments amid the coronavirus pandemic.

April 29, 2020 In The News

ORLANDO, Fla. – Homeowners granted deferred payments because of unemployment linked to COVID-19 would no longer face balloon payments after the forbearance period expired under a new proposal sponsored by Rep. Darren Soto (D).

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April 27, 2020 In The News

Reps. Nydia Velázquez, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and nine other Democratic members of Congress are urging House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy to "guarantee that Puerto Rico is treated equally to the states in any of the upcoming coronavirus stimulus packages."

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