Press Releases

October 16, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Wednesday, U.S. Rep. Michael Waltz (R-Fla.) joined Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) and over 90 of his Republican colleagues in the U.S. House of Representatives on a bill to impose sanctions on Turkey in response to Ankara’s military offensive against U.S.-allied Kurdish forces in Northern Syria.

October 11, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. –  On Friday, U.S. Rep. Michael Waltz (R-Fla.) spoke with MSNBC’s Stephanie Ruhle about the decision to withdraw U.S. troops from Syria, calling the decision a “strategic mistake” and expressing concerns about the resurgence of ISIS as a result of U.S. troop withdrawal.

October 11, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Thursday, U.S. Rep. Michael Waltz (R-Fla.) announced he will join nearly 30 of his Republican colleagues in the U.S. House of Representatives on a bill to impose sanctions on Turkey in response to Ankara’s military offensive against U.S.-allied Kurdish forces in Northern Syria.

October 9, 2019 Press Release

DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. – On Tuesday, U.S. Rep. Michael Waltz (R-Fla.) switched roles from elected official to mail carrier when he went “undercover” as a United States Postal Service mail carrier in Daytona Beach.

October 7, 2019 Press Release

ST. AUGUSTINE, FLA. – On Monday, U.S. Reps. Michael Waltz (R-Fla.), Al Lawson (D-Fla.) and John Rutherford (R-Fla.) introduced legislation to preserve historical landmarks and natural resources and celebrate the heritage of Northeast Florida by designating portions of Duval, St.

October 2, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Wednesday, U.S. Rep. Michael Waltz spoke with Fox News’ America’s Newsroom about House Democrats’ attempts to subpoena U.S. Department of State officials as part of their impeachment inquiry:  

September 26, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – On Thursday, the U.S. House of Representatives unanimously passed the South Florida Clean Coastal Waters Act, sponsored by Rep. Brian Mast (R-Fla.), which included an amendment drafted by Rep. Michael Waltz (R-Fla.) to protect the Indian River Lagoon from harmful algal blooms (HABs). Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) introduced the legislation in the Senate.

September 25, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Wednesday, the U.S. House Science, Space and Technology Committee unanimously passed a bill by Reps. Michael Waltz (R-Fla.) and Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-Texas) to improve STEM participation and opportunities for students at minority-serving institutions.

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September 24, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Michael Waltz (R-Fla.) issued the following statement on Speaker Pelosi’s announcement supporting an impeachment inquiry:

September 23, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Thursday, U.S. Rep. Michael Waltz (R-Fla.) questioned the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler about an antiquated formula shorting Florida millions of dollars annually for financing water quality projects.

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