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November 16, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -  Today, Congressman John Rutherford voted in favor of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, a major tax reform measure to reduce the tax burden on individuals, families, and small businesses. 

 

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November 2, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman John Rutherford testified before the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee to highlight the importance of beach renourishment and the Jones Act to Northeast Florida following Hurricane Irma.

October 31, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -  Congressman John Rutherford introduced H.R.

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October 30, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced the 2017 limited opening of recreational and commercial red snapper fishery in South Atlantic federal waters. The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council requested the opening after recent scientific information indicated a large increase in the size of the red snapper fishery since 2010.

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October 25, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -  Today, the House Committee on Veterans Affairs Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity voted to advance H.R. 3965, the Veterans Armed for Success Act to the full committee for consideration. This bill creates a grant matching program for organizations that provide job readiness programs for veterans.

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October 18, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -  Congressman John Rutherford (FL-04), along with Congressman Al Lawson (FL-05), recently introduced H.R. 3965, the Veterans Armed for Success Act. This legislation creates a grant matching program for organizations that provide job readiness programs for veterans.

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October 12, 2017 Press Release

Congressman John Rutherford released the following statement after the House passed H.R. 2266, the Additional Supplemental Appropriations for Disaster Relief Requirements Act.  This supplemental disaster funding package provides an additional $36.5 billion in relief for Hurricanes Irma, Harvey, and Maria, as well as wildfire response in the Western U.S.

October 3, 2017 Press Release
Praises State, Local, Federal Officials and Promises Resources to FL, PR, USVI

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October 3, 2017 Press Release

Today, Rep. John Rutherford voted in support of H.R. 36, the Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act which passed the House on a 237-189 vote. The Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act restricts abortions beyond 20 weeks fertilization, the gestational age when unborn children begin to feel pain. Specifically, H.R.

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September 26, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -  Today, Congressman John Rutherford announced his staff will be holding mobile office hours throughout Florida’s 4th Congressional District. During these meetings, a representative from the Congressman’s staff will be on hand to assist constituents with questions or problems related to federal agencies.

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