John Mica Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for John Mica.

Results 1 - 20 of 401 in John Mica

  1. On tech tactics, House GOP plays catch-upRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Politico

    ... station. But many are also substantive. With a handful of exceptions - wink, wink: Reps. Alcee Hastings (D-Fla.), John Mica (R-Fla.), Collin Peterson (D-Minn.) and Tom Petri (R-Wis.) - both parties can claim near universal adoption of social media ...

    Comment?

  2. HOH: John Micaa s Makeover Plans Aina t Gonna HappenRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Roll Call

    If Rep. John L. Mica had his way, a lot of people who currently inhabit some of the most cherry spots on the House side of the Capitol would be looking for new places to hang their hats come November.

    Comment?

  3. Chaffetz on Oversight: More Results, Less ConfrontationRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Roll Call

    Chaffetz, R-Utah, would be among only a handful of House members who have earned a full chairmanship in less than five terms.

    Comment?

  4. GAO: What Congress' watchdogs are thinkingRead the original story

    Yesterday | Federal Computer Week

    ... was making a difference in trying to uncover inefficiencies at federal agencies and save taxpayer money. Rep. John Mica (R-Fla.) added to the lovefest when he told Dodaro that perhaps Congress should give GAO more power to ensure that federal ...

    Comment?

  5. Friends, family gather as Army names Reserve Center after fallen heroRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Stars and Stripes

    ... extended family. Cashe's mom, Ruby Mae Cash, 87, sat in the front row Saturday and accepted a flag from U.S. Rep. John Mica, R-Winter Park, that flew over the U.S. Capitol. She also was presented with Senate and House commemorative coins. Sgt. 1st ...

    Comment?

  6. Fla. judge sets hearing on redrawing congressional maps before November electionsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Miami Herald

    ... but the change is likely to force modifications to surrounding districts, especially the one held by U.S. Rep. John Mica, R-Winter Park. Lewis said Thursday he had not planned to be discussing how to remedy the invalid districts because "quite ...

    Comment?

  7. Grayson leads in cash campaign in Central Florida Congressional racesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... have comfortable campaign chests compared with their opponents, though only Grayson and District 8's U.S. Rep. John Mica , R- Winter Park , have primary challengers. n U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis , R-Ponte Vedra Beach, whose District 6 stretches through ...

    Comment?

  8. Legislature agrees to redraw invalid congressional districts - for 2016Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | The Miami Herald

    ... D-Jacksonville, and Dan Webster, R-Winter Garden. Surrounding districts, especially the one held by U.S. Rep. John Mica, R-Winter Park, are also likely to be modified slightly. The voter groups that brought the case, led by the League of Women ...

    Comment?

  9. non-partisan congressional mapRead the original story

    May 21, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... The 7th district in the suburbs north of Orlando actually voted for Obama by one point in 2012 and while incumbent John Mica is fairly entrenched, it would be a great opportunity if open or in a wave. In Orlando itself Democrats would gain an ...

    Comment?

  10. Florida GOP pols say judge's ruling could throw election into 'chaos'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Bradenton.com

    ... D-Jacksonville, and Dan Webster, R-Winter Garden. Surrounding districts, especially the one held by U.S. Rep. John Mica, R-Winter Park, are also likely to be modified slightly. The voter groups that brought the case, led by the League of Women ...

    Comment?

  11. Florida GOP pols claim judge redistricting ruling could cause 'chaos'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Bradenton.com

    ... Brown, D-Jacksonville, and Dan Webster, R-Winter Garden. Surrounding districts, especially the one held by Rep. John Mica, R-Winter Park, are also likely to be modified slightly. The voter groups that brought the case, led by the League of Women ...

    Comment?

  12. Legislature opts to re-draw Central Florida congressional mapRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... with minorities by GOP consultants and fed into the public record to make the surrounding seats held by Reps. John Mica , R- Winter Park , Webster and others safer. Brown has held the seat since it was originally drawn by the courts in the 1990s to ...

    Comment?

  13. Improper payments by federal government top $100BRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... to people who may not have been entitled to receive them. "The amounts here are absolutely staggering," said Rep. John Mica, R-Fla. "It's over $100 billion each of the last five years. That's a staggering half a trillion dollars in improper ...

    Comment?

  14. SunRail, parkway at risk if federal money runs outRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... said Bob Burleson, president of the Florida Transportation Builders, a trade group based in Tallahassee. U.S. Rep. John Mica , R- Winter Park , predicted a deal because politicians do not want to be seen as job killers when voters are going to the ...

    Comment?

  15. Mica: FAA approves Orlando airport expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | WESH-TV

    ... could also provide terminal space for the now-controversial All Aboard Florida passenger rail project. U.S. Rep. John Mica, R-Fla., who sits on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, announced the federal approval for the South ...

    Comment?

  16. U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown defends district's boundariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Financial News & Daily Record

    ... on some of those districts as well as three others. For example, the District 7 seat of Republican Congressman John Mica could also be affected by tweaks to Brown's district. Lewis specifically found fault with the decision to move some black voters ...

    Comment?

  17. Government made 100B in improper paymentsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... government's own astounding estimate is more than half a trillion dollars over the past five years," said Rep. John Mica, R-Fla. "The fact is, improper payments are staggeringly high in programs designed to help those most in need - children, ...

    Comment?

  18. Improper federal payments top $100BRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | TwinCities

    ... people who might not have been entitled to receive them. "The amounts here are absolutely staggering," said Rep. John Mica, R-Fla. "It's over $100 billion each of the last five years. That's a staggering half a trillion dollars in improper ...

    Comment?

  19. Shocking News: Rick Scott Not TruthfulRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Pushing Rope

    ... federal money for a high-speed rail line from Tampa to Orlando. Florida Republican elected officials such as John Mica and Jack Latvala came out against Scott's decision. Scott had no problem approving SunRail funding that would financially benefit ...

    Comment?

  20. FAA approves OIA expansion planRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | WTLV

    ... request to construct a new intermodal center and people mover, as well as future airport expansion. U.S. Rep. John Mica announced the approval Friday. The central Florida congressman says the approval will allow the airport to generate over $396 ...

    Comment?