U.S. Representative

Dennis A. Ross

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Ross Applauds Port Tampa Bay New Project Approval
May 26, 2017
WASHINGTON, D.C., May 26, 2017 – This week, the Army Corps of Engineers’ approved Port Tampa Bay’s Big Bend Channel navigation project. As a result, $9 million in Fiscal Year 2017 federal funds will be allocated toward the $55 million widening and deepening of the channel in southern Hillsborough County. Rep. Dennis A. Ross and others from the Florida Congressional Delegation were recognized by Port Tampa Bay for playing a critical role in helping facilitate the approval of this project and maki... More
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Ross' "Official Time" Bill Passes House
May 24, 2017
WASHINGTON, D.C., May 24, 2017 – U.S. Rep. Dennis A. Ross (R-FL-15), Senior Deputy Majority Whip, spoke on the House Floor today in support of his legislation to require the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) to submit an annual report to Congress relating to the use of official time by Federal employees. Ross’ legislation, H.R. 1293, passed unanimously by voice in the House of Representatives today. Under this bill, OPM must submit to Congress detailed annual reports outlining specific types ... More
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Ross Recognizes 2017 Service Academy Appointees
May 16, 2017
WASHINGTON, D.C., May 16, 2017 – U.S. Rep. Dennis A. Ross (R-FL-15), Senior Deputy Majority Whip, last evening spoke at the 2017 Service Academy Banquet for Florida’s 15th Congressional District, where high school students throughout the district were recognized for their appointments to various U.S. Service Academies. “One of my favorite aspects of being a Member of Congress is the opportunity to assist deserving students in seeking appointments to our United States Service Academies,” said Rep... More
Ross Op-eds
Dispelling the Myths: The Real Facts about the AHCA
May 15, 2017
Published in Sunshine State News and Florida Politics. Beyond any measure, the Affordable Care Act, better known as “Obamacare,” has failed in its promises to the American people. As it stands, Obamacare is in a death spiral and collapsing under its own weight of broken assurances, imperiling tens of thousands of Floridians with ever-increasing premiums and fewer and fewer choices for their medical needs. Here are the undisputed facts about Obamacare: It was sold to the American people based on ... More
Blog Postings
National Day of Prayer
May 4, 2017
As we gather as one Nation, under God, today to focus on prayer, there is a significant day in our nation’s history that I would like for all us to reflect upon, and that is June 6, 1944—D-Day. On this significant day, President Franklin Roosevelt did not shy away from publically expressing our need for God. In fact, he brought God to the frontline of our country’s strengths and vulnerabilities. After the Allied invasion of Normandy during World War II, President Roosevelt led the entire nation ... More
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