U.S. Congressman Dan Webster | 8th District of Florida

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  • Remembering Those Who Served
    Posted in In The News on May 25, 2015 | Preview rr

    (Winter Garden, FL) – Representative Daniel Webster (FL-10) issued this statement today on the observance of Memorial Day: “As we observe Memorial Day, our hearts are filled with gratitude to the brave men and women who have served our great country and sacrificed to preserve our freedom. For nearly 240 years, the United States military has protected us from our enemies and those who seek to harm the cause of liberty. Today, we remember those who have given the last full measure of devotion and ... Read more

  • ICYMI: Wekiva Parkway Approved for Federal TIFIA Loan
    Posted in Press Releases on March 12, 2015 | Preview rr

    CO​NTACT: Michelle Maikisch 407-690-5000 MMaikisch@CFXway.com WEKIVA PARKWAY APPROVED FOR FEDERAL TIFIA LOAN Construction Schedule To Significantly Accelerate (ORLANDO, FL) – The Central Florida Expressway Authority today announced that its portions of the Wekiva Parkway project, which will complete the beltway around Metro-Orlando, have been approved for a federal loan under the Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (TIFIA) Program. This additional funding resource will allo... Read more

  • Webster Votes to Fund DHS, Continue Effort to Rein In Presidential Overreach on Immigration
    Posted in Press Releases on February 27, 2015 | Preview rr

    (Washington, DC) – Today, Representative Daniel Webster (FL-10) issued the following statement after the House passed H.R. 33 as amended by the Senate, legislation to extend the continuing FY2015 appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) at the current annual rate through March 6, 2015, and prevent a shutdown of DHS when funding expires tonight at midnight: “Over six weeks ago, the House of Representatives passed bipartisan legislation that fully funded the Department of Homel... Read more

  • ICYMI: VAe Opens Veterans' Skills Training Facility in Orlando
    Posted in Press Releases on February 20, 2015 | Preview rr

    VAe Veterans Assembled electronics, LLC FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 20, 2015 FROM: Samuel Watson, VAe Public Affairs, 202-297-6273 VAe opens veterans’ skills training facility in Orlando (Orlando, FL) Today, Veterans Assembled electronics LLC opened its third training center for service-disabled veterans (SDV), located on Hoffner Avenue in Orlando, Florida. VAe’s training is different from other training organizations. Following a five month STRAC (Skills TRaining And Certification) immersion... Read more

  • Congressman Webster Recognized for Support of National Service
    Posted in In The News on February 10, 2015 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON – Volunteer Florida and City Year Orlando joined Voices for National Service to recognize Congressman Daniel Webster for his strong support of national service today. Congressman Webster was formally presented with the Outstanding National Service Advocacy Award at the 12th Annual Friends of National Service Awards in Washington, D.C. “It is an honor to receive this award and to continue to work with dedicated and talented Floridians in my district and across Florida,” said Congressma... Read more

  • Webster Delivers Annual Office Budget Savings to Taxpayers
    Posted in Press Releases on January 29, 2015 | Preview rr

    (Winter Garden, FL) – Fresh off another year of rolling back his personal salary to the 2008 level, Representative Daniel Webster (FL-10) has once again returned significant savings from his office budget and led by example in cutting wasteful spending in Washington. For the fourth year in a row, Rep. Webster has saved over 30% of the taxpayer dollars allotted to run his Congressional office. Following the presentation of an oversized check in front of the West Orange Chamber of Commerce this mo... Read more

  • Media Advisory: Webster Unveils Another Round of Office Budget Savings
    Posted in In The News on January 28, 2015 | Preview rr

    (Winter Garden, FL) – For the past four years, Representative Daniel Webster (FL-10) has returned significant savings from his office budget and led by example in cutting wasteful spending in Washington. Come see the massive mock check representing the practical steps he is taking with his own office budget and hear about the legislation he introduced this week to further achieve these goals. Please join Representative Daniel Webster Thursday, January 29, 2015 9:00am Leesburg Partnership 401 W. ... Read more

  • T&I Chair Shuster Picks Webster for Influential Subcommittee on Highways & Transit
    Posted in Press Releases on January 27, 2015 | Preview rr

    (Washington, DC) – During the announcements in today’s U.S. House of Representatives’ Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure’s 114th Congress organizational meeting, Representative Daniel Webster (FL-10) was reassigned to the subcommittees on Water Resources and Environment and Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials. Along with these reassignments, Rep. Webster was also added to the influential Highways & Transit Subcommittee for the 114th Congress. Following the organizational me... Read more

  • Webster Again Voluntarily Cuts Salary
    Posted in Press Releases on January 26, 2015 | Preview rr

    (Washington, DC) – Each year since his election to Congress, Representative Daniel Webster (FL-10) has rolled back his salary to the 2008 level. This afternoon, Rep. Webster once again hand delivered a personal check to the U.S. Treasury to help pay down our massive federal debt. After delivering the check, Rep. Webster issued the following statement: “Washington needs leaders who mean what they say. If we are serious about getting our fiscal house in order and reforming the process in Washingt... Read more

  • Webster Statement Following the State of the Union Address
    Posted in Press Releases on January 20, 2015 | Preview rr

    (Washington, DC) – Representative Daniel Webster (FL-10) issued the following statement following the President’s State of the Union address: “With the results of this last election, the American people have clearly spoken. They want their government to advance policies that empower all Americans to achieve the American Dream. Instead, tonight the President again ignored this message and doubled down on the same old politics of tax and spend, where one group is pitted against another and where W... Read more