Washington, D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) released the following statement after President Trump issued an executive order delegating authority, under the Defense Production Act (DPA), to the head of the U.S. Development Finance Corporation (DFC) to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic:
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) voted against a partisan $3 trillion spending package that has zero chance of becoming law. Congressman released the following statement:
Washington, D.C.—Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) released the following statement on Governor DeSantis current phased reopening of Florida’s economy:
Washington, D.C. — Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) joined a bipartisan group of Florida lawmakers, led by U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL), demanding that the U.S.
Washington, D.C. - Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) releaesed the following statement:
Washington, D.C. - Today, Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL), Member of the House Agriculture Committee, in an effort to help the nation's dairy farmers, sent a letter to USDA Secretrary Sonny Perdue requesting that a Class 1 price floor be set for fluid milk.
Washington, D.C. - Yesterday, Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) sent a letter to President Trump on behalf of America's farmers and ranchers.
Washington, D.C. - Rep. Ted S. Yoho, DVM (R-FL), joined Rep. Ami Bera, M.D. (D-CA), both members of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, to lead a bipartisan virtual Special Order to highlight the importance of U.S. global leadership during the COVID-19 pandemic. Below are Rep. Yoho’s remarks as submitted.
Washington, D.C. – Today Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL), Lead Republican on the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee for Asia, the Pacific, and Nonproliferation, introduced the Enforcing Accountability and Transparency in International Trade Act.
Washington, DC– Today Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) voted in favor of bringing relief to America’s small businesses and replenishing the depleted U.S. Treasury Department’s Paycheck Protection Program (PPP). Congressman Yoho released the following statement after his support of the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act.
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As of May 4, 2020, the coronavirus has spread to more than 3 million people worldwide. As the coronavirus crisis continues to ravage the U.S. and Europe, the situation in China seems to be improving.
From his seat on the U.S. House Agriculture Committee, U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho, R-Fla., wrote U.S. Agriculture Sec. Sonny Perdue asking for a Class 1 price floor be set for fluid milk.
Yoho, who worked as a large animal veteran for more than 30 years in North Central Florida before being elected to Congress in 2012, explained why he sent the letter to Perdue.
On Thursday, members of the Florida delegation sent a letter to Vice President Mike Pence, urging him to fulfill requests made by the Florida Division of Emergency Management for medical resources and personnel to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Undocumented laborers toiling on U.S. farms may be especially vulnerable to the new coronavirus—and they probably can’t look to Congress for much help.
“I don’t think anybody’s going to back legislation that would say we’re going to start giving health care to undocumented workers,” Senate Finance Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) said in a telephone interview.
We live in an increasingly globalized world, where trade relationships are a necessary factor for each country in maintaining economic growth and stability. The United States is an especially good example of utilizing trade relationships as a part of good economic policy, both working together to produce a strong national security framework.
U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho, R-Fla., doubled down this week on the “Labor Certainty for Food Security Act” which will expand guest worker programs for agriculture.
Florida Farm Bureau President John L. Hoblick expressed his appreciation for U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho’s work toward resolving a major public policy issue. “Congressman Ted Yoho has attentively listened to a serious challenge for agriculture – the continuous depletion of a reliable labor force,” Hoblick said.
On March 4 Congressman Ted S. Yoho, R-FL, a member of the House Agriculture Committee, introduced the "Labor Certainty for Food Security Act,” HR 6083. The common-sense, bipartisan legislation will bring relief to America’s farmers and ranchers who are struggling to find steady, reliable labor.
Rep. Ted Yoho (R-Fla.) on Wednesday introduced legislation that would create a year-round agricultural guest worker program.
The Florida Republican said the bill would address the labor shortages in the sector and help ensure a “reliable, predictable workforce,” providing reforms for those with H-2A visas.