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Rep. Ted Deutch blames Democratic colleagues who oppose Israel for spike in antisemitism

(JTA) — Rep. Ted Deutch, a Jewish Democratic congressman from Florida, blamed anti-Israel congresspeople in his own party for the recent spike in antisemitism. Speaking at a virtual event with fellow lawmakers on Thursday that addressed recent antisemitism in Florida, Deutch called out “people in the United States who hear that the entire state of Israel is some unacceptable creation,” according to Jewish Insider. He also referenced Democrats who oppose Israel or accuse it of “apartheid,” such as Reps. Rashida Tlaib, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Cori Bush and Ilhan Omar.
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Ted Deutch, new HHS chief tout stimulus, call on Florida to expand Medicaid

A day after Vice President Kamala Harris touted the the $1.9 trillion stimulus plan in Jacksonville, a new Biden Cabinet member joined Congressman Ted Deutch and Florida grassroots advocates to highlight the plan's boost for health care coverage. Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra, who has been at his...
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Congressman Ted Deutch On The New Stimulus Money Coming To Florida

The latest round of federal stimulus money during COVID-19 has already sent payments of $1,400 into bank accounts. President Joe Biden signed the plan into law earlier this month but the full $1.9 trillion American Rescue Package contains much more than those payments. You turn to WLRN for reporting you...
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Rep. Ted Deutch’s daughter Gabby is now a Jewish Insider reporter

(JTA) — Gabby Deutch, the daughter of Florida Rep. Ted Deutch, is now a full-time Washington correspondent for Jewish Insider, the site announced last week. The elder Deutch, who represents a southeast Florida district that includes Fort Lauderdale and Boca Raton, is a leading voice on issues of Jewish concern in the Democratic caucus.
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Ted Deutch wonders how Congress can move on | Randy Schultz

“This isn’t how I expected to feel three weeks into the Biden presidency.”. A seven-term congressional Democrat who represents Boca Raton, West Boca and northwest Broward County in the House, U.S. Rep. Ted Deutch had been preparing for exhilaration after the departure of Donald Trump. Instead, Deutch had spent six...
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This Week in South Florida: Rep. Ted Deutch

PEMBROKE PARK, Fla. – This week’s chaos at The Capitol is under layers of investigation. The bloodshed and trashing the symbolic and literal halls of US democracy came with a call to disrupt Congress as it moved to certify the Electoral College results. 147 members of Congress, all Republicans, voted...
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'We should have anticipated this,' U.S. Rep. Ted Deutch says

A top South Florida lawmaker says "terrorists" are behind a deadly breach at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday. Speaking to WPTV while locked down in his office at the Rayburn House Office Building in Washington, D.C., U.S. Rep. Ted Deutch, D-Florida, said he wasn't surprised the violence escalated so quickly.
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U.S. Rep. Ted Deutch Votes in Support of COVID Relief and Gov’t Funding Legislation

From U.S. Rep. Ted Deutch (D-Fla.) Today I voted in favor of legislation to deliver desperately needed help to Americans struggling under the devastating COVID-19 pandemic. With the tragic number of infections, hospitalizations, and deaths rising across the nation, this legislation provides billions of dollars to help slow the spread of this virus and to accelerate equitable vaccine distribution that will finally bring this public health crisis to an end.