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  • What They Are Saying: Curbelo’s RAC Act Is A “GOP Bright Spot on Immigration”
    Posted in Press Releases on March 22, 2017 | Preview rr

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  • Curbelo Named to Annual List of 50 Emerging Green Leaders
    Posted in Press Releases on March 21, 2017 | Preview rr

    Today, Representative Carlos Curbelo (FL-26), co-chair of the Climate Solutions Caucus, was named to the Grist 50, an annual list of emerging green leaders put together by climate change advocates. This year’s list is focused on “The Fixers,” 50 innovators with fresh, forward-thinking solutions to some of humanity's biggest challenges. Meet the Fixer: Carlos Curbelo Makes the Republican Case for Climate Solutions Grist March 21, 2017 http://grist.org/grist-50/profile/carlos-curbelo/ … When you’r... Read more

  • Curbelo To EPA Administrator: Reconsider Comments on CO2 Emissions, Come to South Florida to See Effects Firsthand
    Posted in Press Releases on March 20, 2017 | Preview rr

    “Reasonable people can disagree about how to respond to the risks of climate change. But there should be little disagreement that it is something that must be done.” Read more

  • Curbelo Discusses Republican Climate Resolution on CBS This Morning
    Posted in Press Releases on March 19, 2017 | Preview rr

    “In South Florida we have chronic flooding in areas like Miami Beach and the Florida Keys… The Everglades are critical for South Florida. That’s where our water supply is... So these are local issues, but the issue of climate change and protecting the environment is a national and international issue, and Republicans and Democrats should work together toward some consensus solutions.” Read more

  • Curbelo, Bipartisan Group of Ways and Means Members Introduce Legislation to Protect Americans from Identity Theft
    Posted in Press Releases on March 16, 2017 | Preview rr

    Yesterday, Representative Carlos Curbelo (FL-26) joined a group of bipartisan Ways and Means Committee Members to introduce the Social Security MAIL Act (H.R. 1513), legislation that prevents the Social Security Administration (SSA) from mailing documents containing a full Social Security Number (SSN) unless it is necessary. In addition, the Social Security Administration must justify when it is necessary to include SSNs in a mailed document. The bill was co-sponsored by Curbelo and introduced b... Read more

  • Republican Climate Change Resolution Introduced in the House
    Posted in Press Releases on March 15, 2017 | Preview rr

    Today, Representatives Carlos Curbelo (FL-26), Elise Stefanik (NY-21) and Ryan Costello (PA-06) led a group of House Republican colleagues in introducing a resolution that calls for using American innovation to improve environmental stewardship. The lawmakers were joined by fourteen other Members of Congress: Reps. Mark Amodei (NV-02), Don Bacon (NE-02), Barbara Comstock (VA-10), John Faso (NY-19), Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08), John Katko (NY-24), Mia Love (UT-04), Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (FL-27), Fran... Read more

  • Curbelo Urges Administration to Remain Committed to Paris Climate Change Agreement
    Posted in Press Releases on March 14, 2017 | Preview rr

    Yesterday, Representative Carlos Curbelo (FL-26) joined his fellow Climate Solutions Caucus co-chair Representative Ted Deutch (FL-22) and co-chairs of the Safe Climate Caucus, Representatives Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) and Donald Beyer (VA-8), to urge the Administration to remain in the Paris Agreement negotiated under the United Nations Framework on Climate Change (UNFCC) in 2015. “Stepping away from the Agreement would mean stepping away from the immense opportunities that these international inv... Read more

  • Curbelo, Colleagues Introduce Bill to Provide Legal Status to Undocumented Children and Young Adults
    Posted in Press Releases on March 10, 2017 | Preview rr

    “These are America’s children, and that is why I’m proud to lead this group of representatives from all over the country to introduce legislation to simply recognize them as such and provide them an earned path to legal status.” Read more

  • Curbelo Discusses Newly-Introduced RAC Act on MSNBC, CNN
    Posted in Press Releases on March 10, 2017 | Preview rr

    “Eleven Republicans have come together today to file this legislation. We're going to work on getting more Republicans on this bill, and obviously, we want to work with our Democratic colleagues on it as well… let's take advantage of the fact that this topic is on people's minds, that shows like yours are talking about this every day, let's use that momentum to get some good things done.” Read more

  • VIDEO STATEMENTS: Curbelo on RAC Act: These Are America’s Children [ENGLISH AND ESPAÑOL]
    Posted in Press Releases on March 10, 2017 | Preview rr

    Representative Carlos Curbelo (FL-26) released the following video statements regarding his introduction of the Recognizing America’s Children (RAC) Act. Full transcripts of Curbelo’s statements are available below. The English video is available here and a broadcast quality English video is available for download here. The Spanish video is available here and a broadcast quality Spanish video is available for download here. Curbelo also discussed the bill with CNN and MSNBC earlier today. See th... Read more