Washington D.C. - Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03) commemorated the 150th anniversary of the ratification of the 13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. This significant moment in history freed nearly 4 million slaves - formally abolishing slavery in America. Congressman Yoho released the following statement:
Washington D.C. — Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03) voted in favor of H.R.
Washington D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03) voted yes on H.R. 8, the North American Energy Security and Infrastructure Act. H.R.
Washington D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03) introduced a resolution to compel President Obama to submit any binding climate change agreement reached as the Conference of Parties (COP21) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) to Congress. Congressman Yoho released the following statement:
Washington D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03) voted in favor of two resolutions (S.J.Res.23 and S.J.Res.24) expressing Congressional disapproval of the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) harmful energy regulations on coal fired power plants. Both of these resolutions have been passed by the Senate and will be sent straight to the President’s desk.
Washington D.C. Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03) has been pushing for a clear strategy from the Obama Administration that will bring the Syrian civil war to an end. Next week, he will be introducing legislation which will force the president to come to Congress with a clear Syrian strategy. Congressman Yoho released the following statement:
Washington D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03) introduced the Guantanamo Transfer Prevention Act (HR 4126). This comes in response to President Obama’s recent transfer of five Guantanamo (GITMO) detainees to the United Arab Emirates.
With all the news about Syrian Refugees, I thought it would be helpful to share some information about the U.S. Refugee Admissions Program and some key facts about the issue.
Background on the U.S. Refugee Admissions Program:
Washington D.C. –Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03) voted in favor of HR 4038 - the American Security Against Foreign Enemies (SAFE) Act. This bill will strengthen the vetting process for all Syrian and Iraqi refugees receiving admission to the United States. H.R.
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An Eastside High School senior got a surprise from a congressman and some good news Friday.
U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho showed up at Eastside on Friday afternoon to notify Emily Louie-Meador that she’d been accepted into the United States Naval Academy.
Part of the rigorous application process for military academies is securing a congressional nomination.
With President Barack Obama in France this week as the Conference of Parties (COP21) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) meets, a Republican congressman from Florida offered a resolution ensuring congressional approval is needed on any agreement.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Several rural counties in north Florida are struggling with high-speed Internet service after an agency created in 2009 has become unreliable, and some customers have moved on to other sources for Internet service, local officials said.
From his seat on the U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee, a Florida congressman is looking to ensure President Barack Obama can’t ignore Congress as the administration transfers captured terrorists held at Guantanamo Bay.
Rep. Ted Yoho (R-Fla.) is pushing legislation that would allow governors to prevent refugees fleeing the conflict in Syria from resettling in their states.
“Until we can figure this out, governors of each state should not be pushed by the Obama Administration to accept these refugees,” Yoho said in a statement.
U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho (R-Fla.) late last week met with representatives from Balfour Beatty Rail for a tour of the company's facility in Fleming Island, Fla.
While there, Yoho also discussed public policy priorities for the rail industry, according to a press release from the Railway Engineering-Maintenance Suppliers Association(REMSA), of which Balfour Beatty Rail is a member.
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.