MIAMI-DADE – County Commissioner Daniella Levine Cava shared the following statement following the approval of the application to extend the 836 toll road outside the Urban Development Boundary into wetlands and farmland in far West Dade:
Tallahassee, Fla. - Today, the Gillum for Governor campaign released a new television ad titled "Healthcare Should Be a Right, Not A Privilege" highlighting how everyday Floridians should have access to quality, affordable healthcare, not living in fear of being one illness away from bankruptcy.
Washington, DC - United States Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), along with seven of her colleagues on the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP), sent a letter to HELP Committee Chairman Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) to reiterate a request that the Committee hold hearings to assess the challenges faced by the health and educational systems of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands in the wake of Hurricanes Irma and Maria. Joining Senator Warren in sending the letter were Senators Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), Bob Casey (D-Pa.), Michael Bennet (D-Colo.), Tammy Baldwin (D-Wisc.), Chris Murphy (D-Conn.), Tim Kaine (D-Va.), and Tina Smith (D-Minn.).
Today, State Senator Annette Taddeo released the following statement on the Trump administration’s new effort to strip health care and food assistance from thousands of Florida’s lawful immigrant families: