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February 24, 2020

  • Judy Rodan, Henry Fernandez, Rep. Wasserman Schultz in conversation - Jewish American Heritage Month May 28, 2019

    As part of a celebration of Jewish American Heritage Month in May 2019, Congresswoman Wasserman Schultz joined Faith Center Senior Pastor Henry Fernandez and Holocaust survivor Judy Rodan for a moving discussion of faith and eliminating hatred. Judy Rodan shared her experiences surviving the Holocaust as a child.

  • Lt. Gen. Semonite: Everglades restoration may have to "take a knee" March 28, 2019

    At the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Bureau of Reclamation budget hearing in the Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development, Lieutenant General Todd T. Semonite, Chief of Engineers and Commanding General, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, told the committee that Everglades restoration may have to "take a knee" if the Trump administration's 2020 budget is enacted, due to the proposed 31% cut to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

  • Oversight Hearing: Intentional FOIA Delays or Denials at the U.S. Department of Interior? March 15, 2019

    At an Oversight Committee hearing, Congresswoman Wasserman Schultz asked U.S. Department of Interior Deputy Chief FOIA Officer Rachel Spector if the Department of Interior is intentionally delaying or denying Freedom of Information Act requests to protect political appointees - including to retroactively protect former Secretary Ryan Zinke.

  • Jaime's Law: It's Time to Close the Ammo Loophole March 13, 2019

    Under current law, individuals prohibited from purchasing a firearm are also prohibited from purchasing ammunition. But even though ammunition is every bit as necessary for the operation of a firearm as the firearm itself, federal law does not require a background check to prevent prohibited purchasers from acquiring ammunition. It’s time to close the #AmmoLoophole. Jaime’s Law will require universal background checks for ammunition sales. Jaime’s Law is named in honor of Jaime Guttenberg, one o...

  • Rep. Wasserman Schultz Asks OMB Director Mulvaney About Trump's Broken Promises February 14, 2018

    Congresswoman Wasserman Schultz (FL-23) asks OMB Director Mick Mulvaney to defend Donald Trump's broken promises on Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid during a House Budget Committee hearing.

  • Rep. Wasserman Schultz Asks OMB Director Mulvaney About Trump's Climate Change Cuts February 14, 2018

    Congresswoman Wasserman Schultz (FL-23) asks OMB Director Mick Mulvaney to defend Donald Trump's devastating cuts to climate change research and funding that would help protect South Florida from sea level rise. He didn't have a good answer.

  • WFOR: Wasserman Schultz, Richtman on Social Security, Medicare February 11, 2018

    On Feb. 11, U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23) and Max Richtman, President/CEO of the Committee to Preserve Social Security & Medicare, appeared on Facing South Florida with Jim DeFede to discuss the threats facing these two vital programs.

  • Wasserman Schultz on Need for Pentagon Fire Station June 7, 2017

    U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23) discussed the need for a replacement fire station for the one that was destroyed in the 9/11 attacks. WRC-NBC 4 in Washington D.C. aired this report on June 6, 2017.

  • Wasserman Schultz Floor Speech Against Trumpcare May 4, 2017

    Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23) took to the House floor on 5-4-2017 to denounce the Trumpcare legislation and the harmful impact it would have on millions of Americans with pre-existing conditions.

  • CNN: Debbie Wasserman Schultz on Trump's First 100 Days April 29, 2017

    U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23) discusses President Trump's first 100 days in office. This aired on CNN on April 29, 2017.

  • MilConVA Hearing: Wasserman Schultz Remarks on IVF March 29, 2017

    Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz discussed the need to ensure veterans have access to In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) services, given the sacrifices they have made for all our freedoms.

  • CSPAN2 03: Wasserman Schultz Defends Planned Parenthood March 16, 2017

    U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23) defended cuts in the Trumpcare legislation aimed at Planned Parenthood as "irresponsible" and potentially "devastating" for rural and poor communities.

  • CNN: Wasserman Schultz Takes on Muslim Ban, Trumpcare March 16, 2017

    U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23) spoke to CNN on March 16, 2017 about the court ruling on President Trump's travel ban targeting Muslims, and the attempt to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act with destructive Trumpcare legislation.