Congresswoman Frederica Wilson

Representing the 24th District of Florida


Latest News

Apr 7, 2016 Press Release

MIAMI - Today, Congresswoman Frederica Wilson (FL-24) announced that the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation is now accepting applications for the CBC Spouses Education Scholarship. The scholarship was established in 1998 by the spouses of Congressional Black Caucus members in response to federal cuts in spending for education programs and scholarships.

Apr 7, 2016 Press Release

Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson issued the following statement in response the release of the Department of Labor’s final conflict of interest rule requiring retirement advisers to act in the best interests of their clients.

Apr 6, 2016 Press Release

“New York is the first state to dedicate funding to support President Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper initiative and has secured $20 million in its budget for this effort.  

Mar 29, 2016 Press Release

The U.S. Supreme Court handed unions an important victory today with its tied ruling in Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association. The 4-4 decision preserves the Ninth Circuit Court ruling in favor of public rulings.

Mar 23, 2016 News Items

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Mar 23, 2016 Press Release

“Today the Affordable Care Act turns six. Just like food, shelter and a living wage, affordable health care is a necessary lifeline. Thanks to the ACA, 20 million previously uninsured people now have access to affordable health insurance plans.

Mar 15, 2016 Press Release

Congratulations to Dr. John King, Jr., whom the Senate confirmed today to lead the U.S. Department of Education. Secretary King brings to the position experience at the local, state and federal levels and is deeply committed to ensuring that all children, no matter their zip code or the color of their skin, have equal access to the quality education they deserve.

Mar 4, 2016 Press Release

Responding to the senseless gun violence that is disproportionately impacting Florida’s Congressional District 24, Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson has appealed to the Department of Justice for program and funding assistance.

Mar 1, 2016 Press Release

[WASHINGTON, D.C.] – Today, Rep. Frederica S. Wilson joined millions of Americans in marking the annual celebration of March as Women’s History Month – a commemoration that has occurred in America since 1987.

Feb 29, 2016 Press Release

Two years ago, President Obama unveiled “My Brother’s Keeper,” a bold initiative to address the challenges faced by boys and young men of color and close opportunity gaps.