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  1. State of Union: Florida senators, Central Florida congressmen weigh inRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... of agreement on broad goals, but not on details. In other cases - U.S. Rep. Alan Grayson, D-Orlando, or U.S. Rep. John Mica, R-Winter Park - there were cautious expressions of hope that there could be common ground that could lead to ...


  2. Do-nothing Congress? See what Florida members say they did in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Committee, Brown successfully pushed to open a new outpatient clinic in Jacksonville and worked with Republican John Mica to prod contractors on delays at Orlando's yet-to-fully-open medical center. College loans. Brown fought to restore the Federal ...


  3. Rep. Mica: GOP Congress Ready to Take on ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | News Max

    The new Republican-controlled Congress is poised and equipped to take aim at the unconstitutional actions executed by President Barack Obama during his six years in office, Rep. John Mica of Florida said Wednesday on "America's Forum" on NewsmaxTV . "I've never seen an effort like this, it's coordinated, to try to stop every one of the execution actions he's taken," said Mica, who sits on the House Committee on Oversight and Government, noting that Republicans have come together with a plethora of ideas "to try to make certain that we cover as many of the corners that we can where the president has taken what we consider constitutional action."


  4. Paris terrorist attacks raise stakes for immigration fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | The Hill

    ... actions and would not jeopardize funding for things like border security and counterterrorism measures, said Rep. John Mica (R-Fla.). They plan to move legislation next week that would fund the department through the end of the fiscal year along ...


  5. "It is the fulfillment of a promise made by Speaker Boehner."Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Bloomberg

    House Republicans are considering broadening their move to block President Barack Obama's immigration orders to also address immigrants brought to the U.S. illegally as children, said Representative John Mica of Florida. House Speaker John Boehner, an Ohio Republican, is presenting a plan backed by Tea Party leaders including Representatives Steve King of Iowa and Robert Aderholt of Alabama at a closed-door meeting today, Mica said.


  6. County backs SunRail station in DeLandRead the original story

    Friday Jan 9 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... the DeLand leg. Council members took that step after County Chair Jason Davis had received a letter from U.S. Rep. John Mica, R-Winter Park. Mica explained that for funding to become available in the next year, the next SunRail step into Volusia ...


  7. Boehner foe could face '16 backlashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | The Hill

    ... of the GOP conference, unlike those of most of the Republicans who backed him. "I never heard from him," said Rep. John Mica (R-Fla.). "I was very surprised, just shocked ... I heard some people mention his name and that was all I heard and then the ...


  8. Alan Grayson, John Mica: weekend guestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... working with the new Republican majority and the presidential prospects of Hillary Clinton and Jeb Bush. Rep. John Mica, R-Winter Park, talks to Sandra Osborne on "Political Connections" at 11 a.m. and 8 p.m. Sunday on News 13. The topics include ...


  9. 5 Most Egregious Examples of Government WasteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

    ... pleased with results of the hearing. " It's been over $100 billion for the last five years in a row," said Rep. John Mica (R-Fla.) in an interview with The Fiscal Times. "It's an amount of money the American people can't even begin to understand. ...


  10. This Was Seth Rogen's Other Infuriating Performance This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Time

    ... are some other 2014 C-SPAN gems that didn't make the top 10: there's the infamous fainting intern , that time Rep. John Mica (R-Florida) held up a fake joint during a marijuana policy hearing, or when Sen. Harry Reid (D-Nevada) got upset about ...


  11. VA Medical Center nearly done but disputes continueRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 27 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... center's construction delays. "If you fail to do a good job, you shouldn't get any more work.'' But U.S. Rep. John Mica, R-Winter Park, said that although there have been issues with both sides, "I don't know if there are grounds for" banning the ...


  12. How Jeb Bush Affects the Florida Senate RaceRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | Roll Call

    ... for Republicans, sources said. There are also several Republican congressmen, including Rep. Vern Buchanan, John Mica, and Jeff Miller, who Republican sources say could potentially jump in. Then there is former Rep. Allen West, who threatened to ...


  13. Chaffetz Lays Out Different Direction for OversightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Roll Call

    If incoming Chairman Jason Chaffetz made just one thing clear Tuesday, it's this: the Oversight and Government Reform Committee is not Darrell Issa's anymore - in fact, Issa won't even be on the committee next year. Chaffetz gathered roughly a dozen reporters in his new Rayburn office Tuesday to discuss the 114th Congress and his vision for the Oversight panel, one that focuses less on political scandals and more on the "government reform" part.


  14. Florida Rides Tall on House Transportation and Infrastructure CommitteeRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | Sunshine State News

    ... infrastructure and makes America more competitive." Two other Republicans in the Florida delegation -- U.S. Rep. John Mica, who once chaired the committee, and U.S. Rep. Dan Webster -- will be returning to the committee. "I am pleased to accept this ...


  15. CF delegation mostly doesn't like spending billRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    If the $1.1 billion appropriations bill narrowly approved by Congress Thursday night-- the so-called Cromnibus -- had to rely just on Central Florida lawmakers it would have gone down in flames, with only U.S. Rep. John Mica voting yes. Local Democrats and Republicans all found something to dislike in it.


  16. Tax moves, Daytona speedway changes: this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... the assault of a patient while in bed at a local hospital. "Metro Center Outlook" repeats a program with U.S. Rep. John Mica, R-Fla., talking about transportation. Diane Trees hosts the program at 9 a.m. Sunday on WUCF-Channel 24. "Global ...


  17. Agencies Show Progress in Curbing Improper PaymentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Government Executive

    ... D-Del., chairman of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, and Reps. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., John Mica, R-Fla., and Gerry Connolly, D-Va., of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. GAO produced charts showing each ...


  18. New House GOP Policy Chair Messer Prioritizes Action on Obamacare, ImmigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | News Max

    ... working on measures on fresh issues that are rarely discussed. He expressed interest, for example, in Florida Rep. John Mica's recent calls for selling to the private sector government assets and properties that aren't being used. He recalled how ...


  19. Gruber Lawyers Up Before TestimonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 |

    ... and Human services, signed in February 2009, was sole source. "I don't recall exactly," he told Representative John Mica (R-FL) when asked if he knew that contract was sole source. At the conclusion of the hearings, Issa promised that the incoming ...


  20. Gruber 'Embarrassed and Sorry,' But Not Willing to Show Committee the MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Instapundit

    ... on top," Cummings added. An hour into the hearing, emotions really got intense as Gruber was questioned by Rep. John Mica (R-Fla.) about how much money he had been paid by the Obama administration. Gruber refused to say he had earned more than the ...