Daniel Webster's file:
Webster

Republican from Florida

Daniel Webster, a former Florida House Speaker and Senate Majority Leader, is a Republican representing Congressional District 8 in Central Florida. 

Recent statements involving Daniel Webster

Says Daniel Webster "used taxpayer funds to build a lobbyist lounge."

Dan Webster "would force victims of rape and incest to bear their attacker's child."

Daniel Webster "is an advocate for a group that teaches that mothers should not work outside the home."

"Webster sponsored a bill to create a form of marriage that would trap women in abusive relationships."

Says Daniel Webster wants to make divorce illegal, even for abused wives.

Recent stories featuring Daniel Webster

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