Maria Elvira Salazar

‘A proven leader’: María Elvira Salazar endorses Kevin Marino Cabrera for Miami-Dade Commission

Salazar joins former President Donald Trump and Florida Chief Operating Officer Jimmy Patronis in endorsing Cabrera. Government relations specialist Kevin Marino Cabrera continued racking up big time Republican endorsements Monday, when his campaign announced U.S. Rep. María Elvira Salazar is backing his bid to take the District 6 seat on the Miami-Dade County Commission.
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Poll shows Ken Russell in ‘dead heat’ with María Elvira Salazar for CD 27 seat

Russell and Salazar are separated by just 2 percentage points, newly released survey numbers show. A new survey of voters in Florida’s 27th Congressional District shows Democratic Miami Commissioner Ken Russell within striking distance of incumbent Republican Rep. María Elvira Salazar. The survey, commissioned by Russell’s campaign and...
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Maria Elvira Salazar Champions the Veterans for Mustangs Act

Last week, U.S. Rep. Maria Elvira Salazar, R-Fla., threw her support behind U.S. Rep. Lisa McClain’s, R-Mich., “Veterans for Mustangs Act (VMA).”. McClain’s proposal “would amend the 1971 Wild and Free Roaming Horses and Burros Act to help better protect American wild horses and burros on federal lands and provide avenues for healing American veterans with post-traumatic stress and other disorders resulting from combat.”

Maria Elvira Salazar Wants Home Infusions Covered for Medicare Beneficiaries With Hereditary Diseases

U.S. Rep. María Elvira Salazar, R-Fla., is championing a proposal to “allow Medicare beneficiaries struggling with the hereditary alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency condition, or alpha-1 patients, to receive essential augmentation infusions at home.”. Last week, with the support of U.S. Rep. Chellie Pingree, D-Maine, Salazar brought out the “John...

After Clash With Tucker Carlson, Maria Elvira Salazar Doubles Down on Immigration Reform Proposal

After clashing with Tucker Carlson on Fox News last week, U.S. Rep. Maria Elvira Salazar, R-Fla., tried to rally support for her “Dignity Act,” which she has called “a complete immigration reform bill consisting of three core principles: stopping illegal immigration, providing a dignified solution for immigrants living in America, and strengthening the American workforce and economy.”

María Elvira Salazar taps array of donors, GOP for $485K haul in Q4

She spent more than she raised. U.S. Rep. María Elvira Salazar collected more than $485,000 last quarter to defend her seat representing Florida’s 27th Congressional District by again drawing on a blend of grassroots and corporate donors from a variety of industries. Salazar’s financial reports show her campaign...

Maria Elvira Salazar, Dan Crenshaw Champion Bill to Deny Visas For Colombian Terrorists

Last week, U.S. Rep. Maria Elvira Salazar, R-Fla., introduced the “No Foreign Adversaries Residing in our Communities Act (No FARC Act).”. The bill “denies visas to current and former members of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC).” The congresswoman slammed “President Biden‘s reckless and unilateral decision to remove the FARC from the State Department’s list of Foreign Terrorist Organizations.”

National health care advocacy group targets Carlos Gimenez and Maria Elvira Salazar

Protect Our Care, which bills itself as an organization working against “Republican sabotage” of health care access, produced 30-second digital ads to be shown on Facebook. “Everyone’s feeling it — costs keep going up and up,” intones the narrator, showing a series of morose-looking people, presumably staring at...

Maria Elvira Salazar Testifies Before Helsinki Commission About Foreign Communist Corruption

Last week, U.S. Rep. María Elvira Salazar, R-Fla., testified about the importance of fighting foreign communist corruption at a hearing held by the U.S. Helsinki Commission. During her testimony, Salazar outlined legislation she has introduced to fight foreign corruption and examined additional ways the United States can fortify its system to hold kleptocrats accountable for their atrocities.