Press Releases

December 19, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman John Rutherford released the following statement after the House passed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: 

Issues:
December 19, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee unanimously voted to advance H.R. 4242, the VA Care in the Community Act, to the full House for consideration.

Issues:
November 30, 2017 Press Release
Applauds Judiciary Committee for Advancing Two Commonsense Violence Prevention Measures

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman John Rutherford released the following statement after the House Judiciary Committee passed the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act (H.R. 38) and the Fix NICS Act, two commonsense measures aimed at preventing violence.  The bills now advance to the full House for consideration. 

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. 

 

Issues:
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.

Issues:
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.

Issues:
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.

Issues:
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.

Issues:

Pages