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.


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


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.

Rooney and Mucarsel-Powell Renew Call for Offshore Drilling Ban During Bipartisan Virtual Press Conference

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Naples, FL – Thursday, June 25, amid new reports of Department Of The Interior plans to allow drilling off the coast of Florida after the November election, Representatives Francis Rooney Debbie Mucarsel-Powell, both members of the House Oceans Caucus and Everglades Caucus, held a virtual press conference to renew their call for a ban on offshore drilling and highlight the importance of keeping our oceans and marine ecosystems healthy. They were joined in the conference call by Emma Haydocy, the...

Congressman Rooney announces $500,000 Dept. of Justice grant to Cape Coral Police Department

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Washington, DC – Today Congressman Francis Rooney (R-FL) announced the arrival of $500,000 in United States Department of Justice (USDOJ) funds to the Cape Coral police department. The funding comes as a result the USDOJ’s Operation Relentless Pursuit initiative. Congressman Rooney stated “The $500,000 provided by the U.S. Department of Justice will allow for the hiring and training of several additional officers by our Cape Coral police department to aid their continued work of keeping our comm...

Congressman Rooney leads letter to President Trump to ensure 100% reimbursement for FEMA authorized expenses

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Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Francis Rooney, along with seven Florida colleagues, sent a letter to the Trump Administration in support of a request made by Florida Governor Ron DeSantis to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). “We are writing in support of a request made by Governor Ron DeSantis on March 30 to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to waive all cost-share requirements for assistance authorized under the Emergency Declaration issued on March 13 and the Ma...

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