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Frederica Wilson launches effort to vaccinate residents

The effort to increase vaccinations among Black residents continues with a new push to get shots into every arm in the community. The Get Out the Vaccine campaign is being launched by Congresswoman Frederica Wilson to combat mistrust of the vaccine in her district and throughout Miami-Dade. “We’re standing at...
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The Hill

Rep. Frederica Wilson shares her famous hat collection with Netflix

Rep. Frederica Wilson is opening up her closet doors and offering a never-before-seen peek at her coveted hat collection. The Florida Democrat — and her signature hats — have a starring role on the new docuseries “Worn Stories.” The show, which recently launched on Netflix, details the “fascinating and quirky stories” behind meaningful pieces of clothing from people from all walks of life.

‘I thought I was going to have a heart attack’: Rep. Frederica Wilson of Florida recalls the Capitol riot

About one month after pro-Trump rioters stormed the U.S. Capitol, The 19th reached out to all 143 women in the 117th Congress to ask about their experiences on January 6. Twenty-three shared their points of view from that day. We are also publishing each lawmaker’s full account of that day. Here is what Rep. Frederica Wilson of Florida told The 19th. The transcript has been lightly edited:

US Rep. Frederica Wilson holds second COVID-19 vaccination event in Miami

MIAMI (WSVN) - U.S. Rep. Frederica Wilson, D-Fla., has given Miami-Dade educators another shot at prevention against COVID-19. The congresswoman hosted a second vaccination event on Tuesday at the Borinquen Healthcare Center in Miami. Wilson said she hopes the event will help parents feel comfortable returning their kids to class.

Florida Congresswoman Frederica Wilson Named Chair of the Education and Labor Subcommittee

South Florida Congresswoman Frederica Wilson was elected to serve as chair of the Higher Education and Workforce Investment (HEWI) Subcommittee of the House Committee on Education and Labor. The subcommittee has broad jurisdiction over issues related to college affordability, campus climate and safety, apprenticeship programs, and workforce development. Wilson said...
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‘Trump Must Be Removed From Office’: Miami Rep. Frederica Wilson Says As Cabinet Secretaries Discuss Invoking 25th Amendment

MIAMI (CBSMiami) — Miami Democratic Rep. Frederica Wilson is joining fellow Democratic Rep. and former Florida Governor Charlie Crist in calling for the removal of President Trump after Trump supporters stormed the US Capitol, interrupting the joint session of Congress counting Electoral College votes. Rep. Wilson tweeted Wednesday night, “Trump...