Seminole, FL – Congressman David Jolly (FL-13) introduced bipartisan legislation this week which would reauthorize one of the nation’s largest commitments to youth suicide prevention.
“We each understand how devastating it can be for a family to lose a child to suicide. This bill is aimed at helping our youth at a critical time in their development by providing prevention and outreach programs with the resources they need to help our kids before it’s too late,” Congressman Jolly said.Read More
Seminole, FL – Congressman David Jolly (FL-13) and Congresswoman Virginia Foxx (NC-5) introduced legislation today to stop the intrusion of political robocalls in homes across America.
The Robo Calls Off Phones Act, or Robo COP Act, would expand the types of unsolicited calls restricted by the national Do Not Call Registry to include political robocalls, giving the American people the opportunity to opt-out of the bothersome campaign season interruption.Read More
Seminole, FL – Congressman David Jolly (FL-13) introduced legislation on Monday that would make the murder of a police officer, firefighter, or first responder an aggravating factor in death penalty determinations.
“This legislation will hopefully serve as an even greater deterrent and help protect the men and women who risk their lives for the safety and well-being of others,” Jolly said.Read More
Washington, D.C. – Congressman David Jolly (FL-13) unveiled a new addition to his DC office today, a six-foot tall bottlenose dolphin statue named “Winter Goes to Washington.”
The statue, which was painted by Pinellas County artist Robert Daltry, will be part of Clearwater’s Dolphin Trail. “Winter Goes to Washington” is also the first dolphin statue included on the trail outside the state of Florida.Read More
Seminole, FL – Congressman David Jolly (FL-13) announced today he will be holding at least one town hall a month in 2015.“To represent Pinellas effectively in Congress it is important that I am always listening to and advancing the many priorities of our community and it's equally important that I am always accessible to discuss with my neighbors the decisions I make in Washington on their behalf,” Jolly said.
Seminole, FL – Congressman David Jolly (FL-13) has been named to three Appropriations Subcommittees: the Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs; the Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development; and the Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, and Science.
Seminole, FL – Congressman David Jolly (FL-13) released the following statement today after the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 240, the Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act for 2015.Read More
The Everglades is a remarkable ecosystem that is one-of-a-kind due to the habitat it provides to thousands of species of plants and animals. It is also a source of drinking water for millions of residents in Florida. And so today I renewed my push to win congressional action on a major Everglades restoration project that has been mired in bureaucratic red tape. Joining me to lead this bipartisan effort is Congressman Patrick Murphy (FL-18) and Senators Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Bill Nelson (D-FL). The bill we filed today authorizes the Central Everglades Planning Project, or CEPP.Read More
Seminole, FL – Congressman David Jolly (FL-13) today unveiled a variety of legislative priorities for the 114th Congress.
“The initiatives we unveil today reflect a balanced commitment to advancing the priorities of our community while addressing critical issues important to the future of our country and reducing the size and role of government in our lives,” Jolly said.
On the first day of the new Congress, Jolly will file several pieces of legislation, including among them:Read More
Seminole, FL – Congressman David Jolly’s (FL-13) Seminole office will temporarily close beginning January 5. The office, which is located at 9210 113th Street on the Seminole campus of St. Petersburg College, is expected to reopen on February 2.
The office will be temporarily closed due to construction on the St. Petersburg College campus.Read More
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I spoke on the House floor to discuss the Department of Homeland Security's funding and challenged our Congress to find solutions. You can watch
I met with a great group of students at Fuguitt Elementary in Largo today. The students are members of the Fuguitt Elementary Color Guard and
Talking about legal immigration with a group of local business owners here on E-2 visas this morning. In the coming weeks, I'll introduce a
Humbled to be given the National Association for Manufacturing's Award for Manufacturing Legislative Excellence today.
Happy Presidents' Day.