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Worried by the arrival of the Ebola virus in the United States, a bipartisan group of lawmakers in Congress sent a letter to President Obama on Thursday, asking the White House to institute a travel ban and restrict visas to keep others with the disease from getting in to the country.
Liberian national Thomas Eric Duncan died in a Dallas hospital from the Ebola virus and airports started screening passengers from West Africa for signs of sickness on Wednesday, leading political leaders from Florida to call for federal action to protect the country from the virus.
The following opinion editorial appeared first in the National Cattlemen's Beef Association's weekly Beltway Beef newsletter at www.beefusa.org.
Twice in the last twelve months the U.S. Department of Agriculture has proposed rules to import beef from specific regions of South American countries.
Drawing on his experience as a large-animal veterinarian as well as his perch on the U.S. House Agriculture Committee, U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho, R-Fla., is asking the U.S. Department of Agriculture to freeze importing beef from Brazil.
AMERICUS, Ga. — The surprise was evident on Ralph Lamb’s face Friday when he walked into the Storm Dome at Georgia Southwestern State University for “The Ride Home,” an annual event celebrating National POW/MIA Recognition Day. There to greet Lamb were his son, Ralph “Buddy,” and his granddaughter, Debbie Marshall.
The National Federation of Independent Business, the nation’s leading small business association, today named U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho (FL-3) a Guardian of Small Business for his outstanding voting record on behalf of America’s small-business owners in the 113th Congress.
ALACHUA — Coqui RadioPharmaceuticals announced Tuesday that it has selected the city of Alachua to build its $250 million medical radioisotope production facility, expected to employ 164 people at an average salary of nearly $75,000.
Gov. Rick Scott and U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho presented medals to hundreds of Florida's military veterans
in a ceremony Monday at a Westside National Guard armory.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -