House Democrats Politicize Tragedy in Orlando
"In Orlando, forty-nine innocent men and women died. They were killed because a terrorist, who vocally and openly pledged allegiance to ISIS, was intent to kill them. ISIS is a terrorist organization whose depravity of human life knows no end. They have used machetes, bombs, and guns to commit their atrocities. They have beheaded children and forced mothers to watch.
Washington, D.C. – In support of our nation’s military and national defense, Congressman Ted S. Yoho (FL-03) voted in favor of H.R. 5293 - Fiscal Year 2017 Defense Appropriations.
Washington, D.C. - Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03) voted against the Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act (PROMESA) - H.R. 5278. Yoho released the following statement:
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03) voted in favor of repealing Environmental Protection Act (EPA) requirements that require permitting under the Clean Water Act (CWA) for the application of EPA approved pesticides.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03) voted in favor of H.R. 4974 – Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017. This bill fully fund construction and building maintenance activities of the Department of Defense (DOD) as well as fund the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).
Washington D.C. - Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL -03) voted in favor of strengthening our armed forces, raising the pay for our troops, and keeping shoulder fired missiles out of the hands of jihadists in Syria. H.R. 4909 funds America’s national defense for fiscal year 2017. Congressman Yoho released the following statement:
Washington D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03) released the following statement on the proposed Sabal Trail pipeline:
Washington D.C. – Today, in a victory for the Constitution and the American people, a federal district judge ruled in House v. Burwell that the Obama administration unlawfully funded parts of Obamacare without an appropriation from Congress. Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03) issued the following statement:
Washington D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03) introduced a bill, with the support of 31 Members of Congress, to streamline the benefits claims process between the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the congressional constituent advocates processing those claims on behalf of veterans and their families.
Washington D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03) joined over 170 of his House colleagues in sending a letter to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) asking that they withdraw a proposed rule change to the ‘Part B Drug Payment Model.’ This proposed rule could endanger access to care for America’s most vulnerable seniors.