Congressman Gus Bilirakis

Representing the 12th District of Florida

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Apr 20, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Gus Bilirakis (FL-12) announced today Florida will receive over $27 million in grants to help fight the opioid epidemic, the first of two rounds of funding secured by Bilirakis in the 21st Century Cures Act.
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Apr 14, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Gus Bilirakis (FL-12) announced today he will be holding a Veterans Resource Fair for local Veterans and their families to learn more about the benefits and opportunities available to them.
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Apr 11, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Gus Bilirakis (FL-12) announced today he has opened a new district office in Wesley Chapel, Florida to serve as a resource for constituents seeking assistance with a federal agency, those who have questions about legislation, or people who would like a meeting with the Congressman and his staff. The office is located at 6013 Wesley Grove Boulevard inside the Greater Wesley Chapel Chamber of Commerce building.
Apr 7, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Gus Bilirakis (FL-12) announced today his office is accepting nominations for his annual Teacher of the Year awards to honor the outstanding educators of Florida’s 12th District.
Apr 5, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Gus Bilirakis (FL-12) today applauded the passage of bipartisan legislation to continue the Veterans Choice Program beyond its previously set expiration date.
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Apr 5, 2017 Press Release
Today, U.S. Rep. Gus Bilirakis (FL-12), a member of the Communications and Technology Subcommittee, touted the innovative Hillsborough Area Regional Transit (HART) system during a hearing on spectrum and wireless technology.
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Apr 4, 2017 Press Release
During a key hearing today, House Veterans Affairs (VA) Committee Vice Chairman Rep. Gus Bilirakis (FL-12) questioned VA officials about ongoing concerns at the Veterans Crisis Line (VCL), the suicide prevention and crisis intervention hotline for Veterans and their loved ones.
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Apr 4, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Gus Bilirakis (FL-12) took to the House floor today in support of legislation he recently introduced, the VA GORDIAN KNOT Act (H.R. 1771).
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Mar 30, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Gus Bilirakis (FL-12) announced today that he is accepting entries for the 2017 Congressional Art Competition, an annual event for artistically-gifted local high school students to showcase their art on a national stage.
Mar 29, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Gus Bilirakis (FL-12), a member of the Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health, today released the following statement after President Trump took executive action to convene a commission that will review ways to combat the nation’s opioid crisis and better assist those affected.
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