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U.S. Congressman Bill Posey

Press Releases
  • Posey Introduces Legislation to Require Members of Congress to Disclose Overseas Business Ties
    Apr 11, 2018  - As part of his “Drain the Swamp” initiative, Congressman Bill Posey (R-Rockledge) introduced legislation to amend the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 to require members of Congress and their immediate family to disclose business ties with foreign entities. “This legislation increases congressional ... More
  • Committee Approves Rep. Posey’s Bipartisan Commercial Space Legislation
    Mar 22, 2018  - Today the House Science, Space and Technology Committee approved bipartisan commercial space legislation sponsored by Congressman Bill Posey (R-Rockledge). The Commercial Space Support Vehicle Act streamlines the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) licensing and permitting process of hybrid laun... More
  • Posey's Bill to Simplify Tax Filings for Senior Citizens Signed into Law
    Mar 5, 2018  - Legislation proposed by Congressman Bill Posey (R-Rockledge) to simplify tax filing for seniors living on fixed incomes was signed into law recently by President Donald Trump. "Making Washington more understanding of the everyday needs of Americans, especially our senior citizens, is a priority for ... More
  • Rep. Posey’s Statement on the Tragic Shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School
    Feb 15, 2018  - Congressman Bill Posey (R-Rockledge) released the following statement: “Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims of the terrible school shooting and their families. There is no excuse for this assault which has claimed the lives of innocent kids at their school. As we continue to gather informa... More
  • The Budget Process is Broken
    Feb 9, 2018  - Congressman Bill Posey (R-Rockledge) released the following statement regarding legislation to fund the federal government: “The budget process is clearly broken. The House of Representatives passed all of its appropriations bills in September. Yet, even with last month’s short-term extension, the S... More
  • Rep. Posey’s Statement on the State of the Union Address
    Jan 31, 2018  - WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Bill Posey released the following statement regarding the State of the Union Address: “President Trump continues to take action to implement his promise to create jobs, secure our borders, and keep America safe. It’s up to leaders in Washington to work together to streng... More
  • Posey Testifies in Support of Simplifying Tax Filings for Senior Citizens
    Jan 30, 2018  - In a hearing of the House Ways and Means Committee today, Congressman Bill Posey (R-Rockledge) testified in support of his bipartisan legislation H.R. 2721, the Seniors’ Tax Simplification Act, which would simplify tax filing for senior citizens living on fixed incomes. “Many senior citizens don’t h... More
  • Rep. Posey's Statement on Funding the Government
    Jan 19, 2018  - Congressman Bill Posey (R-Rockledge) released the following statement regarding funding the government: “The House passed all of its appropriations bills months ago. It is imperative for the Senate to consider all of those funding bills. The Continuing Resolution, while not perfect, allows more time... More
  • Vero Beach Veteran to be Awarded Bronze Star Medal with “V” Device for Past Bravery
    Jan 18, 2018  - On Wednesday, January 24th, Specialist Four Andrew Thorry of Vero Beach will be awarded his Bronze Star Medal with “V” Device fifty years after courageously serving our nation during the Vietnam War. Rep. Posey’s office worked with the Department of the Army to help secure the medal for Thorry. The ... More
  • Tax Reform Legislation is Positive Step for American Workers, Businesses and Families
    Dec 19, 2017  - Today the House of Representatives passed H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, legislation which overhauls the nation’s tax code, cuts tax rates for families and workers in every income bracket, closes loopholes and makes business tax rates more internationally competitive. “Growing our economy will t... More