Water Quality

Southwest Florida’s top issue is water quality. We are working every day to fund Lake Okeechobee Watershed and Everglades Restoration projects.

Economy & Jobs

It’s time to get our economy moving again. Cutting taxes, reduce our obscene national debt, and eliminate burdensome regulations.

Veterans

Our veterans deserve the highest quality care in the fastest and most dignified method possible. We must fix the VA.

Healthcare

We must address out of control prescription prices and protect social security and medicare.

Education

Education is best handled by locally elected school boards. We will minimize federal intrusion and end common core.

National Security

Defeating radical Islamic terrorism, strengthening our military and securing our borders at home and abroad.

Congressman Rooney Testifies on the Defending Our National Marine Sanctuaries from Damaging Chemicals Act

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Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Francis Rooney testified on the importance of the Defending Our National Marine Sanctuaries from Damaging Chemicals Act, H.R. 1834, before the House Natural Resources Water, Oceans, and Wildlife Subcommittee. Congressman Rooney introduced H.R. 1834 last year which prohibits the use of sunscreen containing oxybenzone and octinoxate near coral reefs in federally protected waters within the National Marine Sanctuary System. Congressman Rooney stated, “Coral ree...

Congressman Rooney Votes in Favor of USMCA Trade Agreement to Boost America’s Economy

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Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Rooney voted in favor of boosting America’s economic prosperity by supporting the passage of the United States Mexico Trade Agreement (USMCA). Congressman Rooney stated, “Since its introduction, I have consistently urged my colleagues in Congress to support the USMCA as an important framework for increasing economic prosperity, trade and security in the western hemisphere. Strengthening trade relationships with our neighbors, Canada and Mexico, has collatera...

Congressman Rooney to vote NO on impeachment of the President

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Washington, D.C. - Today, Congressman Francis Rooney will vote against the impeachment of President Donald Trump. Congressman Rooney stated, "The impeachment of a President is among the most somber votes that any Member of Congress can take. The process should not be rushed or based on an artificial timeline, nor should it be partisan or incomplete. It should be thorough and convincing. I repeatedly urged the leaders of the process to stay these proceedings until all executive privilege claims a...

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As a proud father and grandfather, I am committed to protecting the sanctity of human life starting at conception.… https://t.co/5IMOm6TKdg @RepRooney | 6 hours ago
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