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On Wednesday, U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho, R-Fla., brought out the “Give States a Chance Act of 2015“ to back governors--including Gov. Rick Scott of Florida--who oppose the Obama administration’s plan to allow 10,000 refugees from Syria into the U.S.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- On the heels of the terrorist attacks in Paris, a Florida congressman introduced a bill Wednesday that he vows will protect governors' rights to refuse entry of refugees into their states.
After nearly a decade of secret negotiations, twelve Asia- Pacific countries reached a historic free trade agreement on Oct. 5, 2015. The goal of the Trans-Pacific Partnership is to reduce and eliminate tariff and non-tariff barriers on goods, services and agriculture throughout the Pacific Rim.
There is no better person to explain the frustration of American voters and the revolution taking place in Congress than North Florida Rep. Ted Yoho.
The large-animal veterinarian was sent to Congress two elections ago after voters turned out longtime congressman Cliff Stearns.
WASHINGTON—Rep. Paul Ryan won the support of most of the hard-line conservative Freedom Caucus Wednesday night, clearing the highest hurdle to becoming the next House speaker.
After securing the support of about two-thirds of the group of roughly 40 staunch conservatives, the Wisconsin Republican now likely has enough votes to be elected on the House floor next week.
House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Paul Ryan says he will run for Speaker of the House if the party can unify behind his candidacy and agree to his conditions, but the GOP congressman who first challenged John Boehner earlier this year says those demands are a non-starter for him.
Last week, before Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) confirmed that he'd conditionally be a candidate for House speaker, visitors to the Drudge Report occasionally saw an ominous Web ad.
Updated 10:03 p.m. | Paul D. Ryan needs convincing the GOP conference has his back — and he’s given lawmakers a Friday deadline to persuade him to take the speaker’s job.
The Wisconsin Republican told colleagues he will run for speaker if he can win broad support from the Freedom Caucus, the Republican Study Committee and the centrist Tuesday Group.
Rep. Ted Yoho, the tea party lawmaker from Gainesville, says criticism of the House Freedom Caucus is off base and that he is supporting Dan Webster for speaker.