A new survey released today by Asian Americans Advancing Justice indicates Asian Americans are taking notice of the Islamophobic and xenophobic rhetoric dominating the presidential race. The poll of 1,212 registered voters was conducted in English, Cantonese, Mandarin, Korean, and Vietnamese between April 11 and May 17 of this year by landline and cellphone.
Washington, D.C.â€”Today, June 1st, marks the start of Hurricane Season, and I encourage all South Florida residents to fully prepare. Please watch my video release and visit NOAA's website and http://www.ready.gov/hurricanes for more tips on how to stay safe this Hurricane Season.
Grand Opening of Official Campaign HQ Pushes the Joe Garcia Campaign into the Next Gear. Palmetto Bay, FL - Today, former Congressman Joe Garcia was joined by more than 100 supporters from across South Dade for the grand opening of his campaign headquarters in Palmetto Bay. The office, located in the heart of Florida's 26th Congressional District, will serve as the hub for an aggressive grassroots operation that will build neighbourhood teams and coalitions across Floridaâ€™s 26th Congressional district.
Washington, D.C.â€”Today, the U.S. Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released a preliminary score of the projected reduced spending for H.R. 4247 and its Senate companion, S. 2441, the Cuban Immigrant Work Opportunity Act. This bill is estimated to save American taxpayers $2.45 billion over the next 10 years alone. Rep. Carlos Curbelo (FL-26) and Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) issued the following statements: