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With major U.S. trade initiatives working their way between the legislative and executive branches, the future of U.S. trade policy has taken center stage in the 2016 presidential contests. As candidates make their way through the various primaries in both manufacturing and agricultural states, each is outlining their plans for how they might make better deals for the United States.
Believes there will be a clash over the nomination of Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court
President’s Obama’s Supreme Court nominee would carry a liberal-progressive agenda to the nation’s highest court, according to Northeast Florida Republican Congressman Ted Yoho.
“I’m not a big fan of his,” Yoho says of appeals court judge Merrick Garland.
“Today, the credibility of America’s Middle East policy has been severely damaged by a White House whose Mideast strategy can best be described as unclear, inconsistent, and lacking follow-through.” You probably think this came from one of my press releases, but it is actually from an article by Joseph V.
The Obama administration just admitted the number of released Guantanamo Bay detainees suspected of returning to terrorist activities has doubled from July 2015 to January 2016.
Congressional Republicans are turning to a congressman from North Florida to play a major role in their effort to stop President Barack Obama from shutting down the terrorist holding facility at the Guantanamo Bay military base.
Republicans want to make sure there’s no chance the Obama administration can shut down Gitmo by returning the land on which the facility is built to Cuba.GOP Rep.
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U.S. Congressman Ted Yoho says the prison at Guantanamo Bay should remain open because it's a "necessary evil" that serves a purpose to the nation.
Yoho calls it a “safe zone” off the mainland where the U.S. can detain “bad players” until they can go through military tribunals.
During one Republican debate, a question was raised to candidates about the president’s foreign policy blunders and missteps.
U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho, a Gainesville Republican elected with tea party support, criticized President Obama on a number of fronts at a town hall Saturday.
But Yoho also said his own party shared responsibility for congressional dysfunction, adding he is working on bipartisan bills to, among other issues, curb mandatory minimum sentences for crimes, such as drug possession.