Congressman Ted Yoho

Representing the 3rd District of Florida
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Nov 8, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) released the following statement upon being notified about the USDA’s decision to waive onsite inspections for the Emergency Forestry Restoration Program (EFRP) for counties affected by Hurricane Michael. 

Oct 31, 2018 Press Release

Yesterday Congressman Yoho (R-FL), along with over 50 other Members of Congress sent a letter to the Federal Motor Carrier Administration in support of a petition to provide a waiver from certain Hours of Service (HOS) rules for livestock haulers. Upon doing so, Congressman Yoho released the following statement:

Oct 27, 2018 Press Release

Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) released the following statement on the Immigration Caravan headed towards the United States:

Oct 3, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – The Better Utilization of Investments Leading to Development Act (BUILD)introduced by Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific, Ted S.

Oct 1, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee Chairman for Asia and the Pacific, Ted S. Yoho (R- FL), released the following statement:

Sep 28, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) released the following statement after the House passed a package of bills referred to as Tax Reform 2.0:

Sep 26, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee Chairman for Asia and the Pacific, Ted S. Yoho (R-FL), applauded the passage of the BUILD Act (H.R. 5105) in the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018, which passed the House today. The legislation now heads to the Senate.

Sep 11, 2018 Press Release

 Washington, D.C. —Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL)  released the following statement on the 17th anniversary of 9/11:                  

Sep 5, 2018 Press Release


Remarks as prepared for delivery:

Thank you, Mr. Chairman.

Sep 5, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Congressman Ted S. Yoho’s bipartisan bill to combat state-sponsored cyber-attacks passed the House today by voice vote.  The Cyber Deterrence and Response Act of 2018 (H.R. 5576) creates a three-step process for identifying, deterring, and responding to malicious, state-sponsored cyber-attacks.


In The News

Nov 13, 2018 In The News

GOP Reps. Mike McCaul (Texas), Joe Wilson (S.C.) and Ted Yoho (Fla.) are all vying to replace retiring Rep. Ed Royce (Calif.) as the top Republican on the Foreign Affairs Committee.

Oct 23, 2018 In The News

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is “lying through [his] teeth” when he says China is investing in impoverished countries in order to gain control of strategic ports and other infrastructure, a Beijing-based diplomat argued Monday.

Oct 18, 2018 In The News

President Donald Trump’s proposal for his Cabinet secretaries to cut five percent of their budgets has the support of a Republican representing parts of North Florida in Congress.

Oct 15, 2018 In The News

President Trump, seeking to counter China’s growing geopolitical influence, is embracing a major expansion of foreign aid that will bankroll infrastructure projects in Africa, Asia and the Americas — throwing his support behind an initiative he once sought to scuttle.

Oct 9, 2018 In The News

President Trump should rebuff South Korean and North Korean calls for an ‘end-of-war declaration' in the early stages of denuclearization negotiations, in the judgment of one senior Republican lawmaker.

Oct 5, 2018 In The News

U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho, R-Fla., the chairman of the U.S. House Asia and Pacific Subcommittee, scored a win this week as his proposal reforming how the federal government manages international development finances is headed to President Donald Trump’s desk. 

Sep 28, 2018 In The News

WASHINGTON — The co-chairs of the United States Congressional Caucus for Effective Foreign Assistance made a strong case for bipartisan support of foreign assistance programs the day after President Donald Trump questioned the return of aid investments in his speech at the United Nations General Assembly.

Sep 24, 2018 In The News

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The head of the main U.S. agency for aiding developing country infrastructure projects said on Monday the ability to extend funding for such investments is expected to double if new legislation is approved by the U.S. Congress.

Sep 24, 2018 In The News

Must-pass FAA bill includes ‘Build Act,’ a bid to counter China’s influence by bolstering development financing


WASHINGTON—The U.S. House of Representatives is set to vote this week on a must-pass piece of legislation that includes a provision that would dramatically bolster American funding of global infrastructure and development projects.

Sep 20, 2018 In The News

Go with the ‘Goldilocks approach.’

The evidence collected by Special Counsel Robert Mueller—and others—have revealed that Russia clearly attempted to influence the outcome of the 2016 election, although the efficacy of that effort may be subject to debate.


Photo Galleries

Sep 10, 2014 Photo Gallery

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.


Nov 30, 2016 Video

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.

Dec 3, 2014 Video

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.