Washington, D.C. — Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) voted against the Consolidated Appropriations Act- H.R. 1625. The 2,232-page omnibus bill appropriates money for the rest of Fiscal Year 2018. Congressman Yoho released the following statement:
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressmen Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) and Ted W. Lieu (D-CA) introduced the bipartisan Hack Your State Department Act. The bill will strengthen cyber defenses for the State Department by tapping ethical hackers to identify vulnerabilities in State Department’s networks and data systems.
Washington, D.C. –Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL), Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific, released the following statement regarding the announcement made today by South Korean National Security Adviser Chung Eui-Yong regarding Kim Jong Un’s offer to meet directly with President Trump:
Washington, D.C. –Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL), Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific, released the following statement the USS Carl Vinson’s historic visit to Vietnam:
GAINESVILLE, FL – Yesterday, Representative Ted Yoho gathered all district Sheriffs, Police Chiefs, and school district Superintendents for a listening session on school safety.
Gainesville, FL - Representative Ted Yoho participated in a USDA's rural prosperity field hearing today with Rural Development's Assistant Secretary Anne Hazlett in Palatka, Fl along with state and local stakeholders.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL), Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific, along with Congressman Adam Smith (D-WA), and Senators Bob Corker (R-TN), and Chris Coons (D-DE), introduced the Better Utilization of Investments Leading to Development Act (BUILD Act) - H.R. 5105.
Gainesville, FL - Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) responded to the shooting on Wednesday, February 14, at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.
Washington D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) voted against the fiscally irresponsible Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018. The funding bill will add hundreds of billions to our budget deficit and over a trillion dollars to our overall national debt. Congressman Yoho released the following statement:
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL), Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific, issued the following statement after discussing the future of Hong Kong with former and current Hong Kong government officials.
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The bill would offer cash rewards for vulnerabilities hackers discover in State Department websites.
Non-government security researchers would receive cash prizes for finding hackable vulnerabilities in State Department websites under legislation introduced Wednesday.
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The Alachua County Sheriff's Office has announced they are training a gunpowder-sniffing K9.
The dog will be used to track down firearms in schools.
ASO is the third agency in the state with this kind of K9.
The announcement coincides with National K9 Veterans Day, which commemorates the founding of the U.S. Army K9 Corps in 1942.
Those who think that polarization in Washington has gotten so bad that no one can agree on anything can take heart. There’s a proposal buried in the President’s budget that actually makes sense and is steadily gaining bipartisan and bicameral Congressional support: consolidation of disparate development finance initiatives into a single organization.
With Cuban dictator Raúl Castro set to retire next month, Republicans from the Florida delegation are already taking aim at whoever replaces him.
U.S. Rep. Francis Rooney, R-Fla., the vice chairman of the U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee, has thrown his support to a proposal from a fellow Florida Republican which reforms how the federal government manages international development finances.
Demand for development finance as a key complement to traditional aid is growing, but despite the impressive strength of the US private sector, the US government’s ability to respond—to date— has fallen short. The good news: Congress got the memo.
ALACHUA, Fla. - Increased mental health funding, deputizing school personnel and allowing communities to decide what works best for them, rather than state or federal governments, were some of the ideas pitched Thursday when Rep. Ted Yoho held a school safety discussion with dozens of North Florida sheriffs, police chiefs and superintendents.
ALACHUA, Fla. - District sheriffs, police chiefs and school superintendents were invited to attend a listening session on school safety hosted by Rep. Ted Yoho.
The roundtable meeting in Alachua comes after 17 people were killed in the Feb. 14 mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland.
I joined Senator Ted Cruz, along with other House and Senate colleagues, in urging Sen Harry Reid to take up HR 5272.
This bill stops the expansion of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and it stops the government, unless authorized by law, from authorizing any alien to work in the U.S. if they do not have lawful status.
Rep. Ted S. Yoho gave a speech on the House floor urging his colleagues to support his bill (HR 5166 - WINGMAN). Which later passed with bipartisan support.
Congressman Ted Yoho was on CNN's 'New Day' discussing his bill H.R. 5759 - the Preventing Executive Overreach on Immigration Act.
His bill is a long term solution that will apply to executive actions that attempt to circumvent immigration law. This is in contrast to any appropriations mechanism, which is only short term and will have an expiration date.