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.


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


Obamacare has failed. It is time to repeal and replace this fatally flawed law with free market, patient centric options.


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 Francis Rooney Calls on Canada and Europe to Cut Investment with Communist Cuban Regime

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Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Rooney wrote Secretary Pompeo and Ambassador Bolton urging the Administration to encourage and incentivize our allies in Canada and Europe to cease doing business with GAESA, the front organization owned by the Cuban Revolutionary Armed Forces which intercedes between employers and employees in Cuba and prevents Cuban workers from receiving the wages due to them for their work. Congressman Rooney stated, “It is in our strategic interest to pursue policies towa...

Congressman Rooney brings together federal, state and local officials attending Harmful Algal Bloom event – CDC, EPA, NOAA to attend

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Naples, FL – Today, Congressman Francis Rooney announced federal, state and local officials who have confirmed their participation in the Harmful Algal Bloom (HAB) roundtable to be held on May 7, 2019. Congressman Rooney stated, “Harmful Algal Boom outbreaks trigger major health concerns, cripple our local economy, generate property damage, and inflict serious environmental destruction. Responding to HABs requires a collaborative federal, state and local government effort. I am encouraged that t...

Congressman Francis Rooney Urges EPA to Protect Children from Mercury Pollution

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Washington, DC – Congressman Rooney sent a letter to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) urging the continued implementation of the rule governing harmful mercury pollution and other toxic air emissions. Congressman Rooney stated, “The EPA’s December 27, 2018 proposal undermines the Mercury and Air Toxics Standards (MATS) rule that is already implemented by coal burning plants and utility companies across the nation. Undermining the current MATS rule could jeopardize recent gains in health...

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.@RepMattGaetz and I are requesting to meet with @POTUS to discuss the importance of a permanent moratorium on oil… https://t.co/Oylq074liM @RepRooney | 04.17.2019
Support for Congressional term limits continues to grow all across the country – except in DC, where its most neces… https://t.co/Tc3HtuEwjf @RepRooney | 04.15.2019
I commend the Organization of American States for recognizing the legitimacy of Interim Pres. Guaido and his repres… https://t.co/Nfli9kdVqP @RepRooney | 04.12.2019
Ecuadorian President Moreno was right to revoke asylum for Julian Assange. This is not a case of 1st Amendment righ… https://t.co/EMs6YmrLWL @RepRooney | 04.12.2019