Washington, D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) voted for the VA Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act on June 14, 2017. Today, that bipartisan bill, which will improve the care our veterans receive, was signed into law by the president. Congressman Yoho released the following statement:
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL), a member of the House Agriculture Committee, released the following statement on the USDA’s recent decision to halt fresh Brazilian beef imports into the U.S.
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (FL-03) voted for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act. This legislation streamlines the difficult process of removing, demoting or suspending VA employees for poor performance or misconduct.
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) voted in favor of the Financial CHOICE Act – H.R. 10. The bill repeals economically stifling Dodd-Frank regulations and ends the concept of ‘too big to fail’; the permanent government bailout authority, replacing it with a new title in the Bankruptcy Code to facilitate the liquidation of failed firms.
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 on North Korea’s recent cruise missile test:
Washington, D.C. - Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) released the following statement in observance of Memorial Day on Monday, May 29th:
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL), Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific, introduced the Economic Growth and Development Act (EGDA) – H.R. 2747. EGDA establishes a direct relationship between U.S. development agencies and the private sector.
Washington, D.C.- Today, Congressmen Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) and Darren Soto (D-FL) introduced the United States-Israel Agriculture Strategic Partnership Act, (H.R. 2659). This bipartisan bill authorizes the U.S.-Israel Binational Agricultural Research and Development (BARD) program, founded 40 years ago.
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) voted in favor of two bills that will help combat child exploitation and protect young victims of sexual abuse. The Protecting Against Child Exploitation Act of 2017 (H.R.
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho’s (R-FL) efforts to secure funding for the Jacksonville Harbor deep dredge navigation project have paid off. In the recently released President’s Budget for Fiscal Year 2018, funds have been allocated for this project. Congressman Yoho released the following statement:
In The News
U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho and the mostly progressive crowd that attended his town hall meeting Saturday might not have changed each others' minds on any major issues.
Yoho's town hall meeting was a boisterous but largely polite exchange of views that was fun for Yoho and left many in the crowd with satisfaction that they got their positions across.
U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho has pledged to maintain oversight of the Trump administration — and his constituents will be providing closer oversight of him to ensure that happens.
When Republican Rep. Ted Yoho from Florida arrived in Washington, D.C., in 2013, he was committed to cutting government spending, including on foreign aid. But he told Devex in a recent interview that he quickly learned slashing assistance wasn’t a viable solution. Instead, he decided to work to reform it.
If there is one over-arching conclusion that can be drawn from the first two weeks of the Donald Trump administration, it’s that President Trump aims to keep the promises he made to his voters during the 2016 campaign. The degree to which Trump is striving to keep those promises is nearly-unheard of (Americans had come to expect that once a politician becomes elected to office, that politician
President-elect Donald Trump has promised to take a fresh view of our trade relations around the world to make certain they are in the interests of American workers. One place his nominee for the U.S. Trade Representative, Robert Lighthizer can start would be to embrace Representative Ted Yoho’s plan for ending sugar subsidies known as “Zero for Zero.”
Opening new markets abroad has been a mainstay of U.S. trade policy since WWII. It’s a noble endeavor, but it cannot succeed in isolation in today’s cut-throat international marketplace.
In the opening week of the 115th Congress, U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho, R-Fla., brought out a proposal to make sure members of Congress convicted of felonies while in office are denied their pensions.
As I noted in this same space earlier this year, I have long been skeptical of how U.S. taxpayer dollars are spent overseas, having heard countless stories of America's generosity being rewarded by wasteful projects and corrupt foreign bureaucrats enriching themselves at the expense of the U.S. taxpayer and robbing their own citizens of those intended benefits.
On Monday, June 17th, the Freshman Regulatory Reform Woring Group, co-chaired by Rep. Ted Yoho (FL-03) and Rep. Doug Collins (GA-09) took time on the House floor to talk about ways to alleviate the burden of overregulation. Watch the video to hear the stories from North Central Florida constituents Congressman Yoho shared.