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  1. Wall Street Journal endorses Jordan in his bid to become chairman of House committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... Reform Committee. The Wall Street Journal today endorsed Jordan over competitors Reps. Mike Turner, R-Dayton, John Mica, R-Fla., and Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah in the race to take the helm of the key congressional oversight committee. They cite Jordan's ...


  2. Key voice backs Jordan in Oversight raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | The Hill

    ... the Oversight and Government Reform Committee gavel. Former Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman John Mica (R-Fla.) is also running but is seen as a long shot. Issa is stepping down from his role as the Republicans' top watchdog and ...


  3. Alex Martins talks state of Orlando MagicRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... "Metro Center Outlook" focuses on Veterans Day at 9 a.m. Sunday on WUCF-Channel 24. Host Diane Trees welcomes Rep. John Mica, R-Fla., who discusses the current state of the Department of Veterans of Affairs and the status of the VA Medical Center in ...


  4. Department of Homeland Security spent $30,000 on Starbucks to keep you safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 |

    ... of Starbucks -- not only in the United States, but also in foreign countries. After reviewing these findings, Rep. John Mica (R-FL), chair of a U.S House Oversight subcommittee said, "When you have $10,000 being spent at one Starbucks by DHS ...


  5. GOP Will Control the Senate in 2015 - What Does It Mean for Transportation?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 |

    ... expenditure levels, Congress can limit spending to match gas tax receipts. Former House Transportation Chair John Mica tried that a few years ago and it didn't go anywhere. Many people think that idea has been tried and discarded, but others think ...


  6. DeSantis, Mica easily win re-election to CongressRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... David Cox, this is just the beginning." DeSantis will be joined in Washington by longtime Winter Park Republican John Mica, who cruised to victory over Democratic challenger Wes Neuman and independent Al Krulick, to retain the District 7 seat, which ...


  7. In Congress, it's sweet to be an incumbentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Ask the Average Joe or Josephine what they think about Washington - and they will tell you that Congress is full of hacks who need to be thrown out of office. Why does this happen? How did everyone locally - from Democrats Alan Grayson and Corrine Brown to Republicans Dan Webster and John Mica - cakewalk back into office? Part of it is personality and pork-barrel politics.


  8. Congressmen Grayson, Mica re-elected to U.S. HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | WFTV Orlando

    Congressman Alan Grayson and Congressman John Mica have been re-elected to the U.S House of Representatives, according to official elections results. Grayson defeated Republican candidate Carol Platt for the District 9 seat.


  9. NYTimes Polling: All CF Congressional seats safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... County, much of western Orange County and northeast Polk County. The most-surprising findings show that U.S. Rep. John Mica, R-Winter Park, leads Democratic challenger Wes Neuman by just 55 to 37 in District 7, covering most of Seminole County, ...


  10. Melchior: The Coffee's On UsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | National Review Online

    ... cards. But MacFarlane's reporting calls into question the effectiveness of that law, says Florida representative John Mica, chairman of the Government Operations subcommittee. . "We have to look at it and see if we can further tighten the law and ...


  11. Underwater mortgages could play role in how people voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... voters are Alan Grayson of Orlando and Corrine Brown of Jacksonville. Republicans Dan Webster, Winter Garden; John Mica, Winter Park; and Bill Posey, Rockledge, face constituencies that are more likely to have some equity in their homes. "It's ...


  12. Homeland Security credit cards used to spend $30K at StarbucksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | UPI

    ... in one city in six months, someone is abusing the purchasing permission that we have given them," said U.S. Rep. John Mica , R-Fla., chair of the U.S. House Oversight subcommittee. Micropurchases are purchases made by federal employees less than ...


  13. Pricey governor's race, pot question top Florida ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... to be re-elected. Democratic U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown faces Republican challenger Glo Smith. Republican U.S. Rep. John Mica faces independent candidate Al Krulick. Republican U.S. Rep. Bill Posey faces Democrat Gabriel Rothblatt. Democrat U.S. Rep. ...


  14. Report: DHS employees put $30,000 worth of Starbucks on government credit cardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... Inspector General for the U.S. General Services Administration Brian Miller told MacFarlane in an interview. Rep. John Mica (R-Fla.), who, his office said, learned of the Starbucks purchases from MacFarlane's reporting, brought them up during the ...


  15. GSA Sitting On Excess InventoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 |

    ... way to spur investment and help light a fire under the lagging economic recovery. That assertion came from US Rep John Mica (R-FL), who was the keynote speaker at the RealShare Central Florida conference, held here yesterday. Mica spoke to about 200 ...


  16. Federal Govt. Made $20B in Secret Purchases in Recent MonthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | NBC Washington

    ... $3,000 threshold for which purchases need not be publicly disclosed. After reviewing the I-Team's findings, Rep. John Mica (R-FL), chair of a U.S House Oversight subcommittee said, "When you have $10,000 being spent at one Starbucks by DHS employees ...


  17. Targets for Terrorists: Post-9/11 Aviation SecurityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 |

    ... , it too remains a magnet for criticism. At a hearing of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, John Mica (R-FL), chairman of the Subcommittee on Aviation, lamented, "The TSA


  18. Ebola Preparedness Abysmal, States Physicians for Civil DefenseRead the original story

    Oct 29, 2014 | Freshnews

    ... preparedness in general is poor. At a recent House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform hearing , Rep. John Mica, R-Fla., stated: "We spent millions of dollars for a pandemic.... We don't know the inventory, we don't know who's got it, and ...


  19. Tonight on The Independents : Quarantines, Bushes, Rep. John Mica,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    Tonight on The Independents : Quarantines, Bushes, Rep. John Mica, 'Brainwashed' Blacks, Elon Musk's A.I. Fear, Hillary's Job-Creators, IRS Asset Seizures, Aftershow, and More! Tonight's live episode of The Independents starts with a conversation about politics and Ebola , featuring Party Panelists Deroy Murdock and Ellison Barber . At issue: the Cuomo/Christie quarantine , and the latest Jeb Bush boomlet .


  20. Congressmen Embark Aboard USS Carl VinsonRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    Representatives from California and Florida Congressional delegates experienced air operations while on a distinguished visitor embark aboard USS Carl Vinson Oct. 22. The representatives toured the ship and interacted with crewmembers while visiting the ship's bridge, 'vultures row' , and having lunch with constituent Sailors from their respective districts. The embark allowed Representatives Darrel Issa and Juan Vargas of California and John Mica of Florida to experience, if only for a few hours, life at sea on a deployed aircraft carrier.