WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Tom Rooney (FL-17) fought to include language which will ensure that service members with TBI and PTSD are given a fair consideration during military and misconduct separations in the FY 2018 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).National Defense, Veterans
Washington, D.C.Growing the Economy
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Tom Rooney (FL-17) obtained millions of federal dollars in critical funding for Florida in the Appropriations Committee’s Agriculture and Energy & Water bills, which both passed today in the Appropriations Committee.Growing the Economy, Natural Resources and the Environment, Agriculture
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Tom Rooney (FL-17) proudly supported the No Sanctuary for Criminals Act (H.R. 3003) and Kate’s Law (H.R. 3004) which passed the House of Representatives.National Defense, Homeland Security
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Tom Rooney (R-FL-17) continued his fight against dangerous synthetic opioids by co-sponsoring the Stop the Importation and Trafficking of Synthetic Analogues (SITSA) Act.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Tom Rooney (FL-17) commended the signing of the Department of Veterans Affairs Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act, which was signed into law by President Trump today.Veterans
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Tom Rooney fought to keep rural VA facilities in Florida open in the FY 2018 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Legislation, a bill that passed the House Appropriations Committee today with bipartisan support.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Tom Rooney (FL-17) sent a letter to the Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Shulkin demanding that he reject a proposal to close two rural veterans clinics in Moore Haven and Clewiston, Florida.Veterans
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Tom Rooney (R-FL) and Congressman Charlie Crist (D-FL) have introduced legislation (H.R. 2680) to help small businesses hire new employees.
PUNTA GORDA, FLORIDA – Congressman Tom Rooney (FL-17) announced today that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) awarded a $2.2 million grant to the Punta Gorda Airport in Charlotte County to support important airport upgrades.