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Both GOP lawmakers see an opportunity to make progress before midterms in 2018 shake up any majorities.
"A Northwest Florida lawmaker wants to do away with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) by 2018. Congressman Matt Gaetz has his eyes set on abolishing the federal program as his first order of business in his new role..."
U.S. Representative Matt Gaetz (R-Fort Walton Beach) will hold a neighborhood day Feb. 23 in Milton and Pace.
Gaetz will visit the communities, meet with constituents and attend daylong events, starting with "Coffee with your Congressman" at the Kiwanis Clubs of Milton and Pace at 7 a.m. The event is open to club members and the media.
".."It is my grave concern that these interpretations could negatively impact the military missions conducted at NAS Pensacola, NAS Whiting Field, Hurlburt Field, and Eglin Air Force Base," Gaetz wrote in the letter..."
The office of U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fort Walton Beach) honors VFW Post 4833 in Milton for its half-century of service to local veterans and their families.
"For more than 70 years, Northwest Florida's member of Congress has been on the Armed Services Committee or the Defense Appropriations Committee so I'm very proud to continue that legacy and it's essential because the military mission is the bedrock of our local economy."
"..People expect to get the results they demanded in a "drain the swamp" election. Work is already underway to bring bold conservative reform to a nation in need of rescue.."
Donald Trump has never been shy about opining from his Twitter account, aka his bully pulpit. His salvos Tuesday morning came after House Republicans made gutting an independent ethics watchdog one of their first priorities of the new year. Trump slammed the timing in two tweets.
“Like so many Americans, I watched media coverage of President Trump’s announcement of executive orders requiring a cessation of refugees and visitors from seven countries that President Obama coined “areas of concern.” President Trump’s orders prove that yet again, he will act when the former administration would only talk and deliberate.
On “Pensacola Speaks” January 25, 2017, Congressman Matt Gaetz discussed the most recent legislation passed by Congress, President Trump’s executive orders, IP explosion and the future of medical marijuana in Florida.
President Trump is a strong and effective leader. (Hannity/FOX News/9.30.20)