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March 27, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON— Today, Hispanic Caucus Chairman Joaquin Castro (TX-20) and Puerto Rico Task Force Co-Chairs Congressman José E.

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March 25, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C. – Florida Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives today dismissed President Trump’s proposed budget as it relates to environmental protection, and most crucially, the plan’s glaring neglect of Everglades restoration efforts. U.S. Reps. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23), Alcee L.

March 19, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C., – Today, Rep. Darren Soto has been announced as a finalist for the Democracy Awards, CMF’s honors program recognizing non-legislative achievement in operations and constituent service by congressional offices and Members of Congress by The Congressional Management Foundation (CMF).
March 12, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DCToday, Rep. Soto joined fellow Members of Congress to co-sponsor H.R.

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March 5, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DCU.S. Congressman Darren Soto (FL-09) announced today that the Primary Care Medical Services of Poinciana will receive a $2,630,115 federal grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to support the Health Center Program.

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February 27, 2019 Press Release

Kissimmee, FLU.S. Rep. Darren Soto (FL-09) has launched a new Environmental Advisory Board for Florida’s 9th Congressional district, led by Eric Rollings as Chair, consisting of community leaders and environment advocates.

February 27, 2019 Press Release

Washington - Los congresistas demócratas boricuas Nydia VelázquezJosé Serrano y 

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February 27, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Three Puerto Rican lawmakers have written the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) expressing concerns regarding elements of the agency’s hurricane recovery response in Puerto Rico.  Among other concerns, in their letter, Reps.

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February 26, 2019 Press Release

U.S. Representative Darren Soto (FL-09) released the following statement after voting to pass a resolution to terminate President Trump’s unlawful, fake national emergency declaration:

February 26, 2019 Press Release

Kissimmee, FL U.S. Representative Darren Soto (FL-09) named Michelle Martinez as the new District Director for Florida’s 9th Congressional District. Martinez previously served as Campaign Manager for Rep. Soto’s re-election campaign in 2018.

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In The News

June 18, 2018 In The News

After living in Central Florida for years, married to a Marine and raising two daughters, Alejandra Juarez is facing deportation to Mexico next week — unless she gets a last-minute reprieve.

Juarez’s pending deportation is destroying her family, she said.

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June 7, 2018 In The News

President Donald Trump praised his administration’s response to last year’s devastating storms even as thousands of Puerto Rican evacuees face eviction from temporary shelters and the island remains partly without power nine months after Hurricane Maria.

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June 6, 2018 In The News

WASHINGTON (Circa) — Members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus announced Wednesday they are preparing legislation to create an independent commission to investigate the federal response to Hurricane Maria, in the wake of new data indicating at least 1,300 more people died in Puerto Rico due to the storm than initially reported.

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June 6, 2018 In The News

House Democrats are demanding a hearing on the Trump administration's recovery efforts in Puerto Rico after a Harvard study estimated the island's death toll after Hurricane Maria may be 70 times greater than the government's official tally.  

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June 5, 2018 In The News

Florida Democratic freshman Rep. Darren Soto, 40, talks about his music, how hard it is to form relationships on the Hill, and green spots on his GPS.

Q: What about Congress didn’t you expect?

June 4, 2018 In The News

Democratic U.S. Rep. Darren Soto Thursday morning blasted the federal deportation and political asylum policy to separate children from their families who have crossed the American border without documentation, calling the policy “cruel” and “deeply immoral.”

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June 4, 2018 In The News

U.S. Rep. Darren Soto and the Congressional Hispanic Caucus are again stressing their concerns about the controversial plans to ask for citizenship status for the 2020 Census.

June 4, 2018 In The News

La nueva política del gobierno del presidente Donald Trump que separa a niños y padres inmigrantes en la frontera con el objetivo de reducir el ingreso ilegal de personas al país ha generado gran preocupación entre la comunidad inmigrante, y algunos legisladores se oponen a esta estrategia de tolerancia cero.

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May 23, 2018 In The News

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Amid the still-not-fixed physical damage to Puerto Rico after two powerful hurricanes hit late last year, the island is in a health care crisis.

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May 23, 2018 In The News

WASHINGTON — In just four years, a ban on drilling off the eastern Gulf is set to expire. But the Sunshine state’s congressional delegation is determined to make sure that doesn’t happen.

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