Washington, D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03) was joined today by 90 of his colleagues – in a bipartisan letter - asking that any funding which can be used to change the definition of waters under the jurisdiction of the Clean Water Act (CWA), be stopped.
I wanted to share the below letter I recieved from a concerned North Florida Sheriff regarding the President's executive amnesty.
The President plans to issue an Executive Order on immigration today. One needs to ask, what are the President’s motives for moving quickly on this before the new group of legislators—that America elected—take office? The President should honor the will of the people, wait until the new Congress and work with us just as the Constitution intended.
Washington D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03) - in an attempt to preserve Article I legislative powers - introduced the Executive Amnesty Prevention Act (H.R. 5759). The legislation clarifies that the Executive Branch does not have the authority to exempt categories of persons unlawfully present in the U.S. from removal.
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Ted Yoho (R-FL-03) voted to create jobs by voting in favor of H.R. 5682 – To Approve the Keystone XL Pipeline. The bipartisan bill passed easily by a vote of 252 – 161.
Washington, D.C. – Following a full committee hearing on combating Ebola in West Africa and what the international response should be, Congressman Yoho introduced his bill to answer this question.
Gainesville, FL – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) has been calling for a quarantine of people traveling from Ebola infected countries since October 8th, 2014. This is well before state governors asked for quarantines, and this week’s decision by Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel to quarantine all U.S. troops before they will be allowed to return to the United States.
Gainesville, FL – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) gave the following statement upon hearing the news of State Governors taking decisive action to protect the people they represent and all Americans.
Gainesville, FL – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03), the only Florida member of the House Committee on Agriculture, finished a two-day agriculture tour of South Florida. He visited the Port of Miami as well as various working farms in Dade County. At the end of his tour, Yoho gave this statement.
In The News
Congressman Ted Yoho was a guest on the April 23, 2013 edition of Fox News Power Play, where he discussed immigration with host Doug McKelway.
Catch the show here:
Marion County lawmakers are split on a controversial bill that makes it easier for private companies and the federal government to share information.
U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho grasped a microphone as he stood beneath the yellow-fringed blue curtains of J.J. Finley Elementary’s auditorium in Gainesville Thursday evening, eschewing the on-stage podium in favor of the floor while fielding questions from his constituents.
The Ag Minute: Lawmakers Seek Answers on EPA's Actions
That Put Farmers & Ranchers at Risk
The crowd swelled to about 100 at Congressman Ted Yoho's first constituent open house in Gainesville on Friday afternoon.
U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho has filed his first bill, seeking to keep any of his colleagues convicted of a crime from profiting from their congressional service.
WASHINGTON, MARCH 18, 2013 — /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. Rep. Kurt Schrader (D-OR) and U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho (R-FL), both veterinarians, have joined forces to form the first-ever, bipartisan Veterinary Medicine Caucus in the U.S. House of Representatives.
Recently, the House of Representatives voted to approve a continuing resolution that will continue to fund our government through September.
On behalf of the 122,000 veterans in our district, I voted for it.
WASHINGTON--Congressman Yoho recently joined 27 of his fellow freshmen colleagues in signing a letter to House leadership expressing the desire of new members of Congress to work across party lines to address fiscal issues.
See the full text of the letter here: