~House Speaker Richard Corcoran announces the new appointments for Representative Cortes. ~
Altamonte Springs, Fla. – Yesterday, House Speaker Richard Corcoran named Representative Bob Cortes the new Vice Chair of the Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee and a member of the Transportation and Tourism Subcommittee.
“It is vital that Florida’s infrastructure and transportation grid be ready to meet the challenges of our continued growth, especially here in Central Florida” said Cortes. “I appreciate this opportunity to provide leadership on this important issue that I am well versed on, with my many years in the transportation business. I look forward to working with the Majority Whip as his new Deputy Whip as well.”
Representative Cortes will serve as the Deputy Whip and a member of the Ways and Means Committee, the Public Integrity and Ethics Committee, and the Higher Education Appropriations Subcommittee as well.