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    Posted in Articles on November 16, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Defense, Foreign Policy

    MILLER STATEMENT ON THE RELOCATION OF SYRIAN REFUGEES TO THE U.S.M “As a member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, it is abundantly clear to me that this Administration has no plan for screening Syrian refugees coming into this country through the U.S. Refugee Admissions Program. This creates a gaping hole in our homeland security and presents an imminent danger for Americans here at home. Friday’s terrorist attacks in Paris highlight the difficulty in defending against a w... Read more

  • Miller Statement on Terrorist Attacks in France.
    Posted in Articles on November 14, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Defense, Foreign Policy

    Vicki and I join the Nation as we send our heartfelt condolences to the victims and families affected by the latest attacks carried out in Paris, France Friday night. While the investigation is ongoing into who was behind the tragic loss of more than 125 innocent people, by all accounts it was perpetrated by the hands of Islamic extremists of ISIL. The cowardly attacks must be met with justice and highlight the need for strengthened security measures both in Europe and in our own Homeland. Meanw... Read more

  • Chairman Jeff Miller's Statement Honoring Veterans Day
    Posted in Articles on November 11, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Defense, Veterans' Affairs

    Chairman Miller Statement Honoring Veterans Day WASHINGTON – Chairman Jeff Miller today released the following statement in honor of Veterans Day: “The debt we owe our veterans cannot be overstated. It is their courage and sacrifice – exhibited throughout our nation’s history and to this day – that has made America the greatest country on Earth. Veterans Day is a special time to reflect on everything the brave men and women who have worn America’s uniform have done to protect and preserve our wa... Read more

  • Miller Newsletter -- November 1, 2015
    Posted in Articles on November 1, 2015 | Preview rr

    Washington Update 54th Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives Article I, Section 2, of the U.S. Constitution directs the House to choose its Speaker, and the Speaker of the House serves as the presiding officer in charge of the administration of proceedings in the House. Since 1839, the election for Speaker has occurred on the House floor via a roll call vote, and last week the House voted to elect the 54th Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, selecting Congressman Paul R... Read more

    Posted in Articles on October 15, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Defense, Appropriations and Budget, Foreign Policy, Intelligence, Tricare/Military Health Care, Veterans' Affairs

    Washington D.C. — Congressman Jeff Miller (R-FL-01) issued the following statement regarding the President’s announcement to keep U.S. Troops in Afghanistan beyond 2016. “While I feel it is appropriate for the President to consider maintaining a U.S. presence in Afghanistan, I find it hypocritical that he would make such an announcement while at the same time posturing to veto the bipartisan Defense bill that authorizes the funds for the pay and benefits for our military men and women and their ... Read more

  • Miller Message 9-27-15
    Posted in Articles on September 29, 2015 | Preview rr

    Washington Update Papal Visit To view the Pope's address to the Congress on September 24, 2015, click on the image above. On March 13, 2013, Pope Francis, born Jorge Mario Bergoglio, was elected by the College of Cardinals to assume the Papacy and became the spiritual leader of the roughly 1.2 billion Roman Catholics worldwide, including many right here in Northwest Florida. Pope Francis is the first to choose his papal name in honor of St. Francis of Assisi, as well as the first Jesuit pope and... Read more

  • Faith It Forward
    Posted in Newsletter on June 28, 2015 | Preview rr

    #FaithitForward We are fortunate here in Northwest Florida to be blessed with myriad individuals and organizations who dedicate their time and efforts to bettering the lives of members in the local communities throughout the Gulf Coast. As a member of the Congressional Prayer Caucus, I was pleased to participate in a new initiative, called #FaithitForward, which recognizes the incredible impact people of faith can have on society in making a difference in one life, one community at a time. One s... Read more

  • Upcoming Mobile Office Days in Milton and Navarre this Wednesday, May 27
    Posted in Press Releases on May 22, 2015 | Preview rr

    Upcoming Mobile Office Days in Milton and Navarre this Wednesday, May 27 In order to better serve the needs of constituents who are not close to the Pensacola or Fort Walton Beach offices, special “mobile office days” modeled after “veterans’ assistance days” have been established to better serve our growing population in Northwest Florida. I am pleased to announce upcoming office hours that will be held Wednesday, May 27. My staff will be available to answer questions about problems with federa... Read more

    Posted in Press Releases on April 21, 2015 | Preview rr

    U.S. Rep. Jeff Miller (R-FL-01) announced that he will be touring the Federal Courthouse in Pensacola, Florida along with Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Bill Shuster (R-PA-09), and Ways and Means Committee member Vern Buchanan (R-FL-16.) The Federal Courthouse has been plagued with water intrusion and mold issues. The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee has oversight jurisdiction over federal buildings and the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA.) Immedi... Read more

    Posted in Press Releases on March 21, 2015 | Preview rr

    Washington, D.C.— Congressman Jeff Miller (R-FL-01) will appear Monday onFox and Friends on Fox News Channel to discuss the replacement Denver Veterans Affairs Medical Center, which VA says will now cost $1.73 billion – more than $1 billion over budget. The project is the biggest construction failure in VA history. Miller is expected to be interviewed at approximately 7:15 a.m. Central Time. Who: Congressman Jeff Miller What: Fox and Friends When: Monday, March 23, 2015. 7:15 a.m. C.T. (8:15 E.T... Read more