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“Maduro is a Tyrant and a Thug”: U.S. Rep. Demings Rejects Lifting Sanctions on Venezuela

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN) – Former Orlando chief of police and current Congresswoman (D-Fl) Val Demings blasted the Biden administration for lifting some sanctions on Venezuela, saying that it will only help the Venezuelan regime. “Nicolás Maduro is a tyrant and a thug, no different than the criminals I spent 27 years putting behind bars. Easing…

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Val Demings Electrifies Leadership Blue Crowd with “Am I Right About That” Speech

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN) – U.S. Representative Val Demings is a tough act to follow…or precede. Rep. Demings delivered her campaign speech at the Florida Democratic Party’s Leadership Blue Gala at the Orange County Convention Center Saturday. The U.S. Senate candidate–a former Orlando Police Chief, two term Congresswoman, an impeachment manager for President Donald Trump’s first Senate…

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Rep. Demings Helps Pass Historic Infrastructure Investments for Florida

ORLANDO, FL – Rep. Val Demings (FL-10) today voted to pass the Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework – America’s most significant infrastructure and economic competitiveness investment in a century, including massive wins for Florida. Rep. Demings will also vote yes tonight on a procedural move forward on the Build Back Better plan – one of the largest middle class tax…

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Haiti Caucus Co-Chairs Demings, Pressley, Clarke, Levin Urge Biden Admin. to Support Haitian Community Amid Ongoing Political Crisis

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN) – Source: Congresswoman Val Demings’ Office // Today, House Haiti Caucus Co-Chairs Representatives Val Demings (FL-10), Ayanna Pressley (MA-07), Yvette Clarke (NY-09), and Andy Levin (MI-09) sent a letter to U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas calling on him to take a series of steps to support the Haitian diaspora amid…

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US Rep. Val Demings Announces New Orlando Funding

Washington, D.C.: Today Rep. Val Demings (FL-10) announced two new sets of federal funding for Central Florida from the American Rescue Plan, which was passed by Democrats in Congress earlier this year. No Republican Members of Congress supported the American Rescue Plan. Specifically: Orlando International Airport will receive over $171 million as part of a nationwide…

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Rep. Demings Alerts Floridians to Check for Child Tax Credit

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Val Demings Office // Today Rep. Val Demings (FL-10) is encouraging hardworking families to be on the lookout for monthly payments of the Child Tax Credit. 55,000 households in FL-10 – covering 88.2% of all children in the district – are eligible, beginning July 15th through December. Rep. Demings supports…

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Demings: Florida Power Couple Helps Memorialize PULSE Victims, Survivors

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN) – U.S. Rep. Val Demings (D-Florida) and her husband Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings showed support for PULSE survivors during the fifth anniversary ceremony Saturday, but that’s not their only display of support. Along with colleagues U.S. Reps. Stephanie Murphy and Darren Soto, Rep. Demings drafted a bill that successfully designated PULSE nightclub as a national memorial, permanently…

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