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U.S. Congressman Bill Posey

News List
  • Posey Awards Congressional Medal of Merit to Local High School Students
    May 6, 2016  - Congressman Bill Posey (R-Rockledge) awarded 23 graduating high school seniors of Florida’s 8th Congressional District the 2016 Congressional Medal of Merit, which honors extraordinary adolescents for their contributions, leadership, and achievements. These distinguished students were nominated by t... More
  • Posey Announces 2016 Congressional Art Competition Winners
    May 5, 2016  - Congressman Bill Posey (R-Rockledge) hosted the 2016 Congressional Art Competition, entitled “An Artistic Discovery,” on Saturday, April 30, 2016 at the Vero Beach Museum of Art in Vero Beach. The theme of this year’s artwork focused on the Indian River Lagoon. Three finalists were chosen, and sever... More
  • Posey to Help Launch the 5th Annual Cocoa Beach “Foot Prints in the Sand” Kidney Walk
    May 4, 2016  - Congressman Bill Posey (R-Rockledge) will help launch the 5th Annual Cocoa Beach “Foot Prints in the Sand” Kidney Walk as a tribute to organ donation at the Cocoa Beach Pier in Cocoa Beach, Florida on Saturday, May 7, 2016. The day’s activities will begin at 8:00 AM with a “Circle of Life” paddle-ou... More
  • Committee Approves Posey’s Bipartisan Legislation to Provide Justice for American Victims of Terrorism
    Apr 27, 2016  - Today the House Judiciary Committee approved the CAPTIVE Act (H.R. 3394), bipartisan legislation introduced by Rep. Bill Posey (R-FL) to ensure that American victims of terrorism can collect the blocked assets derived from drug proceeds as compensation awarded through court judgments. The bill is co... More
  • Borinqueneers Awarded Congressional Gold Medal
    Apr 13, 2016  - In a historic ceremony today in Emancipation Hall in the U.S. Capitol, veteran soldiers of the 65th Infantry Regiment, known as the “Borinqueneers”, were formally recognized with the Congressional Gold Medal, the highest civilian award that Congress can bestow. On June 10, 2014, the President signed... More
  • Posey to Host 2016 Congressional Art Competition on Saturday, April 30th
    Apr 12, 2016  - Congressman Bill Posey (R-Rockledge) will host, and the public is invited to attend the 2016 Congressional Art Competition entitled “An Artistic Discovery” on Saturday, April 30, 2016 starting at 10:00 AM at the Vero Beach Museum of Art in Vero Beach. The theme for this year’s artwork will focus on ... More
  • Efforts to Restore Our Lagoon
    Mar 22, 2016  - Congressman Bill Posey (R-Rockledge) released the following statement on his efforts so far to help protect and restore our Indian River Lagoon: Many have asked what's going on with the lagoon? I think the recent FLORIDA TODAY article explains it well. Is anything being done about it? Yes - State, l... More
  • House Passes Bipartisan Legislation to Promote Women Entrepreneurs
    Mar 22, 2016  - Today the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Promoting Women in Entrepreneurship Act (H.R. 4742) bipartisan legislation cosponsored by Congressman Bill Posey (R-Rockledge) to improve access to entrepreneurship programs in the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields to foster i... More
  • Borinqueneers Gold Medal Ceremony Set for April 13th
    Mar 18, 2016  - House Speaker Paul Ryan has announced that on Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at 3:00PM, a ceremony will take place in Emancipation Hall in the U.S. Capitol to award the Congressional Gold Medal to the 65th Infantry Regiment known as the Borinqueneers. On June 10, 2014, the President signed into law bipar... More
  • House Passes ISIL Genocide Resolution
    Mar 15, 2016  - With the support of Congressman Bill Posey (R-Rockledge), the U.S. House of Representatives passed bipartisan legislation condemning as war crimes and genocide the mass murder, rape, and torture of innocent civilians committed by the Islamic State of Iraq and Levant (ISIL). The U.S. Commission on In... More