Congressman Ted Yoho

Representing the 3rd District of Florida
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Nov 24, 2014 Press Release

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.

Nov 21, 2014 Editorial

I wanted to share the below letter I recieved from a concerned North Florida Sheriff regarding the President's executive amnesty.


Nov 20, 2014 Editorial

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.

Nov 20, 2014 Press Release

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.

Nov 14, 2014 Press Release

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.

Nov 13, 2014 Press Release

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.

Oct 31, 2014 Press Release

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.

Oct 28, 2014 Press Release

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.

Oct 23, 2014 Press Release

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.  

Oct 15, 2014 Press Release

Gainesville, FL – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R- FL) gave the following statement upon hearing the news of the hiring of Cornell University Provost Kent Fuchs as University of Florida's next president.


In The News

Apr 25, 2013 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:

Apr 25, 2013 In The News


Marion County lawmakers are split on a controversial bill that makes it easier for private companies and the federal government to share information.

Apr 9, 2013 In The News


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.

Mar 27, 2013 In The News


The Ag Minute: Lawmakers Seek Answers on EPA's Actions 
That Put Farmers & Ranchers at Risk

Mar 26, 2013 In The News


The crowd swelled to about 100 at Congressman Ted Yoho's first constituent open house in Gainesville on Friday afternoon.

Mar 21, 2013 In The News


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.

Mar 18, 2013 In The News


 — /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.

Mar 13, 2013 In The News

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. 

Mar 11, 2013 In The News

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: