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  • Congressman Francis Rooney Testifies before House Appropriations Interior and Environment Subcommittee
    Posted in Press Releases on March 1, 2017 | Preview rr

    Washington, DC - Congressman Francis Rooney testified before Congressional colleagues during a meeting of the House Appropriations Interior and Environment Subcommittee. This testimony focused on Interior Appropriations regarding the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan. Congressman Rooney stated “I would like to thank Committee Chairman Calvert and Ranking Member McCollum for the opportunity to present testimony on such an important issue for Southwest Florida. While the bulk of Everglades... Read more

  • Congressman Francis Rooney Statement in Advance of Tonight’s Joint Session of Congress
    Posted in Press Releases on February 28, 2017 | Preview rr

    Congressman Francis Rooney Statement in Advance of Tonight’s Joint Session of Congress Washington, DC Congressman Francis Rooney: "Tonight we will hear from President Donald Trump as he addresses a joint session of Congress for the first time since his inauguration. After eight long years of speeches that promised bigger government, weaker relationships with countries around the world, runaway spending, and less personal freedoms for hard working Americans, I am hopeful of a very different messa... Read more

  • Congressman Francis Rooney Announces FL-19 District Town Hall Meetings “Listening to your Thoughts and Views”
    Posted in Press Releases on February 27, 2017 | Preview rr

    Washington, D.C. --- Today Congressman Francis Rooney is pleased to announce two Town Hall meetings on Friday March 3rd. The first Town Hall meeting will be held at the North Collier Regional Park in Naples at 12pm. The second Town Hall meeting will be held at First Baptist Church in Cape Coral at 6pm. Congressman Francis Rooney issued the following statement: “I am looking forward to a civil and constructive dialogue with our Southwest Florida community and hearing your thoughts, concerns, and... Read more

  • Congressman Francis Rooney Provides Testimony on Water Quality to Florida State House Subcommittee
    Posted in Press Releases on February 21, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Water Quality

    Congressman Francis Rooney Provides Testimony on Water Quality to Florida State House Subcommittee Tallahassee, FL - Congressman Francis Rooney will testify before the Natural Resources & Public Lands Subcommittee, chaired by State Representative Holly Raschein, on Wednesday, February 22, 2017. The focus of Congressman Rooney’s testimony will be to provide an update on projects that have been approved as part of the Central Everglades Restoration Project (CERP) and authorized by the Water Resour... Read more

  • Congressman Francis Rooney Distinguished Panelist at CPAC 2017
    Posted in Press Releases on February 17, 2017 | Preview rr

    Congressman Francis Rooney Distinguished Panelist at CPAC 2017 Congressman Francis Rooney (FL-19) will speak at the 2017 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), the birthplace and voice of modern conservative activism. As a former U.S. ambassador, he will offer his knowledge and experience while participating in the National Security Panel taking place on Friday, February 24th, as well as the “Political Correctness” Panel on Saturday, February 25th. Chairman Matt Schlapp: “Francis Roone... Read more

  • Congressman Francis Rooney Provides Testimony on Water Quality
    Posted in Press Releases on February 15, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Water Quality

    Congressman Francis Rooney Provides Testimony on Water Quality Washington, DC - Congressman Francis Rooney joined with representatives from the Army Corp of Engineers, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and local Florida governments, to address his colleagues in the Florida Delegation during a bipartisan hearing on water and beach issues facing coastal communities and the Lake Okeechobee Watershed. Congressman Rooney stated; “I thank the Florida Delegation for your support of ... Read more

  • Congressman Francis Rooney leads Florida Delegation Letter in Support of Everglades
    Posted in Press Releases on February 3, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Water Quality

    Congressman Francis Rooney leads Florida Delegation Letter in Support of Everglades Washington, DC - Congressman Francis Rooney lead the effort, joined by Everglades Caucus Chairs Congressman Diaz-Balart and Congressman Hastings, as well as Congressman Buchanan, Congresswoman Wasserman-Shultz and the entire Florida Delegation sending a letter requesting President Trump include Everglades restoration funding in the President’s budget. Congressman Francis Rooney: “I, along with the entire Florida... Read more

  • Congressman Francis Rooney Joins the Bipartisan Everglades Caucus
    Posted in Press Releases on January 30, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Water Quality

    ** Media Advisory ** Congressman Francis Rooney Joins the Bipartisan Everglades Caucus ** Monday, January 30th, 2017 ** Congressman Francis Rooney (FL-19) has joined the bipartisan Congressional Everglades Caucus, which is aimed at helping to restore Florida’s critical wetland ecosystem. The aim of this caucus is to educate members of congress and staff on important issues impacting the Everglades as well as generate support for the projects and funding still needed to complete restoration effo... Read more

  • Congressman Rooney Sworn Into Office
    Posted in Press Releases on January 3, 2017 | Preview rr

    Congressman Rooney Sworn into 115th Congress U.S. Representative Francis Rooney was sworn in as a Member of the United States House of Representatives by House Speaker Paul Ryan on January 3rd, 2017. The Honorable Francis Rooney was elected to serve as representative of Florida’s 19th Congressional District. Representative Francis Rooney was added to the rolls of the House upon executing the oath of office. Read more

  • Newest Members of Congress
    Posted in Press Releases on January 3, 2017 | Preview rr

    The 115th freshman class stands ready for the new Congress. A photo of the 115th freshman class was taken on the East Front steps of the United States Capitol. Read more