April 21, 2020
Dear Governor DeSantis,
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressmen Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) and Darren Soto (D-FL) introduced the bipartisan American-Made Protection for Healthcare Workers and First Responders Act to ensure the United States builds its stockpile of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) praised the US Department of Transportation (DOT) for allocating $7.7 million for a railyard in Baker County Florida under their Consolidated Rail Infrastructure and Safety Improvements (CRISI) program.
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL), a member of the House Agriculture Committee, and author of the "Labor Certainty for Food Security Act,”-HR 6083 released the following statement:
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL), a member of the House Agriculture Committee, introduced the "Labor Certainty for Food Security Act,”-HR 6083. The commonsense, bipartisan legislation will bring relief to America’s farmers and ranchers who are struggling to find steady, reliable labor.
Washington, D.C. - Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) released the following statement on his vote against H.R. 35:
Washington, D.C. - This week the U.S Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) announced 28 grants to address the needs of new farmers, small to mid-sized farms, small processors, and small fresh fruit and vegetable wholesalers.
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) praised President Trump for prioritizing the new U.S. Development Finance Corporation (DFC) and committing millions to fully fund the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization (Gavi). Congressman Yoho released the following message:
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A member of the House Agriculture Committee, Congressman Ted Yoho (R-FL), has announced the introduction of the “Labor Certainty for Food Security Act” this week to solve America’s agricultural labor shortage. In a recent interview with Southeast AgNet, Congressman Yoho said there are hurdles in getting this passed.
When our Founding Fathers established this American Republic, a wise group insisted that our Constitution include the Bill of Rights to ensure that the federal government they created could not infringe on the natural rights of Americans. The First and Second Amendments protect speech and the right to bear arms, respectively.
The world is seeing the emergence of another health crisis originating in China. Exact details regarding the exposure, virulence and mortality rates of the disease remain unclear. The lack of transparency from Chinese officials has only worsened the spread of a virus that does not discriminate based on ethnicity, nationality or political beliefs.
As NASA dives into their Artemis program, Americans have begun to wonder what comes after the moon. Is it a stepping stone to other planets? And if so, what does human life on those planets look like? But if we as a species truly intend to travel to distant planets like Mars, there are some basic questions on procreation outside of Earth’s gravitational effect that must be answered.
The Chinese regime will have nothing to gain if it tries to forcibly unite Taiwan with the mainland, Rep. Ted Yoho (R-Fla.) said days after the island’s President Tsai Ing-wen was re-elected on a platform promoting a tougher stance against Beijing.
The arrogance and ignorance of Beijing are highlighted in recent comments by China’s Taiwan Affairs Office Minister Liu Jieyi (劉結一) as the People’s Republic of China (PRC) continues a policy of intimidation toward Taiwan ahead of the consequential elections on Saturday.
As Kim Jong-un continues his saber-rattling, threatening the American people with an unwelcome "Christmas gift," the United States needs to deliver the coal Kim rightfully deserves.
#1 President Donald Trump Monday announced new tariffs on Brazil and Argentina, citing harm to U.S. farmers. Trump says the tariffs on steel from Brazil and Argentina are in response to the “devaluation of their currencies.” Speaking to reporters on the White House lawn, President Trump stated, “Our steel companies will be very happy, and our farmers will be very happy.”
The Farm Workforce Modernization Act has the support of hundreds of agriculture groups but many, like the American Farm Bureau, say they'd like to see certain provisions changed.
Some of those issues may be addressed with a different piece of legislation. RFD-TV'S Corryn La Rue reports from Washington.
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.