Washington, DC: Congressman Gus Bilirakis (R) is proud to announce that the final Department of Defense (DOD) spending bill which just passed the House included a bipartisan amendment he co-authored with Congressman Peter Welch(D) of Vermont, allocating $1 million to improve interagency coordination between the DOD and the VA as both agencies study the effects of toxic exposure
Congressman Gus Bilirakis is proud to invite all Veterans residing in Florida’s 12th Congressional District to attend his 12th Annual Veterans’ Resource Fair, which will be held Saturday, June 23, 2018 from 10:00 a.m.
BAY AREA MEMBERS DEMAND IMPROVED CARE AT VA NURSING HOMES
“I believe families should stay intact, and that children should always be treated with dignity, respect and sensitivity. The safety of children who have been brought to our country, regardless of circumstances, is of paramount concern.
I take significant exception with the way your paper has recently mischaracterized me and a recent educational event I sponsored, which was attended by 186 women in my district this past Saturday. Participant feedback indicates that the event was a tremendous success, offering helpful information on a wide variety of topics they found relevant to their lives.
Washington, DC: Congressman Gus Bilirakis’s bill, the Servicemembers Improved Transition through Reforms for Ensuring Progress (SIT-REP) Act, passed the House today. This legislation ensures Veterans are held harmless from any penalties that their school may impose due to potential delays in the processing of their tuition payments.
Washington, DC: Congressman Gus Bilirakis (R-FL) and Congressman Ron Kind (D-WI) have introduced bipartisan legislation (H.R. 5881) to strengthen Medicare and improve access for program participants. This meaningful legislation closes important gaps in the Medicare secondary payer payment program with a simplified, commonsense approach.
Washington, DC: As Vice-Chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, Congressman Bilirakis has been intricately involved in negotiating several high profile pieces of legislation aimed at improving the lives of Veterans. Yesterday, several of these bills passed favorably out of the VA committee.