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  • Cuba Relations

    Rep. Castor has been working to make travel to Cuba easier for Cuban-Americans in the Tampa Bay area. Click here to read more.

  • Economy

    Rep. Castor supports Tampa Bay's economic engines, such as MacDill Air Force Base, Moffitt Cancer Center and the University of South Florida. She believes that a balanced approach for the budget charts a sustainable course for middle-class families, ...

  • Protecting Consumers



  • Education



  • Equality for All

    Rep. Castor is committed to fighting for equality for everyone across Tampa Bay.

  • Energy Independence

    Read more about what Rep. Castor is doing to help Florida families recover from the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Disaster BP Oil Disaster Rep. Castor believes that America should be committed to renewable energy and energy conservation, and has fought to...

  • Health Care

    On March 23, 2010, President Obama signed the Affordable Care Act into law to give Americans more security by holding insurance companies accountable, bringing down costs across the health care system, and provide families access to quality, affordab...

  • Immigration

    Rep. Castor has been a staunch advocate of immigration reform that provides a tough, but fair pathway to citizenship. This not only benefits immigrants, but all Americans because it upholds this country’s legacy as a nation of immigrants and brings s...

  • Iraq War



  • Jobs

    Rep. Castor supports small businesses and community investments -- such as those in education, research and infrastructure -- that create jobs. In addition, Rep. Castor hosts a Job & Community Resources event every year to connect our neighbors to jo...

  • Legislation

    Find out what is currently happening in Congress Search Thomas for legislation Quick Search Text of Bills Search by Bill Number: Ex: "s. 435", "H.R. 842" OR Search by Word/Phrase: Ex: "tax reform" Voting Record See how Congresswoman Castor has voted...

  • Military

    MacDill Means Mobility Find out more about what Rep. Castor is doing to support the mission at MacDill Air Force Base. Read more...

  • Small Business

    Small Business Workshop Resources Click here for more information from Rep. Castor's small business workshop

  • Infrastructure



  • Veterans' Affairs

    Information on Emergency Payments for Veterans Awaiting Post-9/11 G.I. Bill Benefits Veterans whose post-9/11 GI Bill education benefits have been delayed can receive emergency payments, up to $3,000, at the St. Petersburg VA Regional Office. Veteran...