Congressman Ted Yoho

Representing the 3rd District of Florida
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Jan 10, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho’s (R-FL-03) re-introduced the State Sponsors of Terrorism Review Enhancement Act for the 115th Congress. This anti-terrorism bill passed the House last year.

Jan 5, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. –Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) introduced the Trust Restored to the United States Act (TRUST- H.R. 291). The TRUST Act will eliminate the taxpayer-funded portions of congressional pensions for Members of Congress who are convicted of a felony while serving. Congressman Yoho released the following statement:

Jan 5, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03) voted in favor of the Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny (REINS Act- H.R.

Oct 27, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. –Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) released the following statement regarding the Pentagon’s suspension of attempts to reclaim bonuses from veterans.

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Sep 28, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03) voted in favor of H.R. 5303: Water Resources Development Act (WRDA). This bill will create jobs and build up America’s water resource infrastructure. Congressman Yoho gave the following statement after his vote:

Sep 21, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DCThe National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB), the nation’s leading advocate for small businesses, awarded Yoho with its biennial Guardian of Small Business Award for his outstanding support of America’s small business owners in the 114th Congress. 
 

Sep 21, 2016 Press Release

Washington D.C. – Today, WINGMAN (H.R. 5166), a bill that streamlines the benefits claims process between the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and congressional constituent advocates processing those claims on behalf of veterans and their families, passed out of the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.

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Sep 12, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho’s (R-FL-03) bill, the State Sponsors of Terrorism Review Enhancement Act (H.R. 5484), passed the House. This anti-terrorism bill will quadruple the time - from 6 to 24 months - a designated country must refrain from sponsoring terrorism, before a President, regardless of party, can remove it from the sponsor list.

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In The News

Mar 17, 2016 In The News

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.

Mar 14, 2016 In The News

“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.

Mar 8, 2016 In The News

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.

Mar 8, 2016 In The News

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. 

Mar 2, 2016 In The News

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.

Mar 1, 2016 In The News

I'm a volunteer with the Peace Alliance, which is working toward getting a piece of legislation passed called the Youth Promise Act. This legislation will set up funding sources for programs that work to reduce youth violence and incarceration.

Feb 24, 2016 In The News

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.

Feb 23, 2016 In The News

During one Republican debate, a question was raised to candidates about the president’s foreign policy blunders and missteps.

Feb 20, 2016 In The News

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.

Feb 17, 2016 In The News

Two members of the Florida congressional delegation rounded up more than 70 congressional representatives urging the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) increase access as congressional staffers want to help clear the VA’s backlog. 

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