Congressman Thomas J. Rooney

Representing the 17th District of Florida

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Apr 18, 2018 Press Release
Today, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced that the details of the $2.3 billion disaster relief program for Florida citrus growers impacted by Hurricane Irma will be finalized by next week. Congressman Thomas J. Rooney (R-FL), who spearheaded the relief effort, issued the following statement in response:
Apr 10, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. –  Congressman Thomas J. Rooney (R-FL) issued the following statement in response to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s announcement it will send over $791 million to Florida to repair homes and buildings damaged by Hurricanes Irma and Matthew:

Apr 6, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. –  Congressman Thomas J. Rooney (R-FL) issued the following statement in response to U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue’s announcement that the U.S.

Mar 22, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Thomas J. Rooney (R-FL), a Member of the Republican-controlled House Appropriations Committee, helped secure many victories for Florida in the 2018 Consolidated Appropriations Act which passed the U.S. House today by a bipartisan vote of 256-167.

Mar 21, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. –  Today, H.R. 5247, the Trickett Wendler, Frank Mongiello, Jordan McLinn, and Matthew Bellina Right to Try Act passed the U.S. House of Representatives by a vote of 267-149 with Congressman Thomas J. Rooney’s support.

Mar 14, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. –  Today, the U.S. House of Representatives unanimously approved the Preventing Crimes Against Veterans Act (H.R. 506), bipartisan legislation introduced by Congressman Thomas J.

Mar 12, 2018 Press Release

Congressman Thomas J. Rooney, a senior member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence (HPSCI), released the following statement regarding the Committee’s decision to conclude its bipartisan investigation into Russian active measures targeting the 2016 election:

Mar 2, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – This week, Congressman Tom Rooney (R-FL) was joined in the fight against fentanyl trafficking by U.S. Sen. John Kennedy (R-LA), who introduced Rooney’s Stop Trafficking in Fentanyl Act in the U.S. Senate. 

Feb 19, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – On Monday, Congressman Thomas J. Rooney (FL-17) announced he will be retiring from Congress at the end of this term.

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