As Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response and Communications, Gus held a hearing on Thursday to examine the Department of Homeland Security's preparedness related to health issues. The witness was Dr. Alexander Garza, Assistant Secretary for Health Affairs and Chief Medical Officer with DHS.
NEW PORT RICHEY - When U.S. Rep. Gus Bilirakis was touring emergency response agencies in the area, his first stop was the Pasco County Office of Emergency Management.
We all know the old adage "If at first you don't succeed, try, try again." You've probably told it to yourself at some point.
That point appears to be now for President Obama, with the release of his latest budget that spends too much, taxes too much and borrows too much ? again.
On Thursday, Gus spoke with 970 WFLA about the two-year anniversary of the President's stimulus project:
The following clips have been airing throughout the day:
"It has been two years since President Obama signed a stimulus program into law, and a trillion bucks later, Congressman Gus Bilirakis of Palm Harbor says it's obvious it didn't work...
Washington, DC (February 15, 2011) – On Tuesday, Gus met with Eric K. Shinseki, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and a Retired U.S. Army General, to discuss issues vital to veterans and the ways Congress and the Department can work to advocate for veterans benefits.
On January 25, Congressman Paul Ryan (WI-01) will deliver a Republican Address to the Nation. Watch it live here: