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  1. FAA approves Orlando airport intermodal center planRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Business Journal

    ... will be one of the most significant transportation and development projects of the next decade," said U.S. Rep. John Mica , R-Florida, in a prepared statement. "Combined with Gov. Rick Scott 's commitment of $214 million and other revenues paid by ...

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  2. 4 Florida Congressional districts to be redrawnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | WFTV Orlando

    ... the maps, Heath said. Democrat Corrine Brown's district snakes from Jacksonville to south Orlando, and Republican John Mica's Seminole County district seems to collect only specific neighborhoods. "There was a conspiracy between the political ...

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  3. Airport gets OK for $400 million projectRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... that would handle the proposed train running from South Florida, as well as the SunRail commuter train. U.S. Rep. John Mica, R- Winter Park , called the Friday announcement "one of the biggest economic development things to happen." The work also ...

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  4. IRS Made More Than $100B Improper Payments Last YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Sweetness & Light

    ... 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, ...

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  5. Afghan aid is dropping, but how fast is too fast?Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... widely known that people are ripping off the United States, through our various aid and assistance programs," Rep. John Mica, R-Fla., lamented at a congressional hearing earlier this year. USAID agrees that adequate oversight is needed but worries ...

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  6. The federal government has a $100 billion budget leakRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | World Magazine

    ... investigators say the figure could be even higher. "The amounts here are absolutely staggering," said Rep. John Mica, R-Fla. "It's over $100 billion each of the last five years." Mica chairs the House Oversight government operations subcommittee, ...

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  7. 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 ...

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  8. Government made $100B in improper paymentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Home

    ... 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, ... 7 comments

  9. IRS, Government Agencies Improperly Pay More than $100 Billion AnnuallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | The CPA Technology Advisor

    ... 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 ...

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  10. Rep. John Mica: Lois Lerner Engaged in Record CleansingRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | News Max

    The email by former IRS official Lois Lerner warning employees to be careful what they wrote in emails because they could be the subject of a congressional investigation is a sign that she was engaged in "record cleansing" at the agency, says Rep. John Mica of Florida.

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  11. Federal officials look to raise gas tax as road-work fund runs dry...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... get money for the road-building fund by using the federal subsidies still being given to oil companies." U.S. Rep. John Mica, R-Winter Park, a former transportation committee chairman, also opposes a tax increase and his aide, Brian Waldrip, said ...

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  12. Start planning now for more SunRail service: EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 4 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... in reserve for the system's scheduled expansion in 2016 north to DeLand and south to Poinciana. Congressman John Mica, the prime mover behind SunRail, has an idea: transferring a half-dozen self-propelled train cars from South to Central Florida ...

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  13. Technology problems at IRS goes far beyond loss of Lois Lerner's emailRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Washington Times

    The tax agency's inspector general has been warning for years of lost computer equipment, lax security that could place private taxpayers' information at risk, and mishandled information technology contracts that wasted tens of millions of dollars.

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  14. Oversight Chairman Race: Mike Turner Runs As Reformer In More Than One SenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | Breitbart.com

    ... hole," he added. Turner is running to be chairman of the oversight panel against Reps. Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) and John Mica (R-FL). For several reasons, the position will be one of the most important positions in the GOP during the last two years of ...

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  15. UMA members have a winning day on Capitol HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | Bus Ride

    ... The day of meetings concluded with a reception for UMA members and Congressional Members and staff. Representative John Mica (FL-R) attended and was awarded with the inaugural "Motorcoach Champion Award" for his unfailing support for the private bus ...

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  16. 3 ways U.S. Rep. John Mica wants C. Fla. rail to expandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | Business Journal

    U.S. Rep. John Mica doesn't want to wait too much longer to expand SunRail commuter rail service in the region.

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  17. Possible SunRail expansion discussed by local leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | WESH-TV

    Rep. John Mica discussed possible plans to expand SunRail's services north at a Chamber of Commerce meeting in Apopka.

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  18. Local leaders consider SunRail expansion to northRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | WESH-TV

    Congressman John Mica discussed possible plans to expand SunRail's services north at a chamber of commerce meeting in Apopka.

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  19. Army agency's restructuring worries Orlando simulation industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    ... canceled like TEACH, it does tend undermine your confidence about the direction things are going in." U.S. Rep. John Mica said Friday that Heidi Shyu, the Army's senior acquisitions official in Washington, assured him this week that there are no ...

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  20. Fate of TSA is uncertain at Orlando InternationalRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... the beginning," said Henderson, who came to Orlando two years ago from the TSA operation in Arkansas. U.S. Rep. John Mica , R- Winter Park , is a big proponent of privatizing security at airports, even though he was instrumental in drafting the ...

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