Congressman Ted Yoho

Representing the 3rd District of Florida
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Feb 1, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03), House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee Chairman for Asia and the Pacific, issued the following statement on the confirmation of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson:

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Jan 31, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. –Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) released the following statement regarding the president’s immigration executive order suspending entry of individuals from certain countries:

Jan 31, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) released the following statement after the announcement by President Trump that he has chosen Judge Neil M. Gorsuch for the Supreme Court.

Jan 31, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Reps. Ted Yoho (R-FL)  and Brad Schneider (D-IL)  introduced the GI Internship Program Act - HR 758 - to create a new internship option for Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits.

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Jan 26, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03), member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, has been named Chairman of the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific. Chairman Yoho released the following statement:

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Jan 24, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. –Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) released the following statement after voting in favor of H.R. 7 - the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act. The bill applies the Hyde Amendment, which prohibits taxpayer funded abortions, uniformly across federal programs, including the Affordable Care Act.

Jan 14, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03) released the following statement after being named Vice Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Full Committee by Chairman Ed Royce (R-CA).

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Jan 13, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. –Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) voted in favor of the FY 2017 Budget Resolution. The resolution provides reconciliation instructions to facilitate action on the repeal of Obamacare. The resolution instructs certain authorizing committees to report legislation to their respective Budget Committee by January 27, 2017.

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Jan 12, 2017 Press Release

Washington D.C.  Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03) re-introduced his pro- veteran bill WINGMAN, with the support of over 150 Members of Congress. This bill streamlines the benefits claims process between the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the constituent advocates processing those claims on behalf of veterans and their families.

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Jan 12, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - On Tuesday, January 17, 2017, Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-03-FL) will be visiting portions his former congressional district to say thank you to residents and to recap past accomplishments in those areas. Congressman Neal Dunn (R-02-FL) will be joining Congressman Yoho on this area visit.  Locations and times are listed below.    
 

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In The News

Nov 11, 2016 In The News

We are in a constitutional crisis. Since 2011, approval ratings for Congress are consistently below 20 percent. Presidential authority and executive overreach are greater and more abusive now than during any time in recent memory. Members in the House and the Senate struggle to offer alternative policies and are stonewalled by the executive branch.

Sep 16, 2016 In The News

The U.S. House of Representatives recently passed the State Sponsors of Terrorism Review Enhancement Act, H.R. 5484, authored by U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho (R-FL).

Sep 13, 2016 In The News

Gov. Rick Scott is in Washington this afternoon meeting with House Speaker Paul Ryan, Florida’s U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, and U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho to talk about the latest effort to fund the fight on the Zika virus.

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Aug 31, 2016 In The News

When the United States has friends like Saudi Arabia, who needs enemies?

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Aug 25, 2016 In The News

Last week the Obama administration approved the largest release of detainees from the terrorist prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. These fifteen hardened terrorists will be transferred and placed under the custody of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). This prisoner release greatly concerns me.  As a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, I believe this transfer is reckless and shortsighted.

Aug 24, 2016 In The News

Florida Republican Ted Yoho is leading the charge on Capitol Hill to delay--and possibly halt--the sale of weapons to Saudi Arabia. 

Yoho noted on Wednesday that he was against the State Department’s planned $1.15 billion arms sale to Saudi Arabia. 

Aug 9, 2016 In The News

Mosquitos are effective at distributing diseases and they don’t care if you are a Democrat or a Republican. The current Senate delay in approving funding to combat the spread of the Zika virus is frustrating, unnecessary, and dangerous. Now is not the time to be playing politics with the health of the American people.

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Jul 5, 2016 In The News

America needs to rethink how we distribute our foreign aid around the world. I came to Congress on the promise of cutting wasteful government spending.  There are plenty of examples of the government playing loose with taxpayer money, but none more so than how we spend our foreign aid dollars.

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Jun 28, 2016 In The News

Government has two roles. Pretend to make the lives of Americans better - while actually making them worse. The first is a necessary facade - to allow them to execute the second.

Is this crass and cynical? Yes, it is. But it is also accurate. Here’s some more crass accuracy.

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Jun 26, 2016 In The News

Some say there are two front lines in war — those on the battlefield and those who medically treat the wounded, diseased and mentally afflicted soldiers who serve in battle.

Alvina Bowen, 91, wearing the same brown uniform she wore 72 years ago when she served as what was then called a US Army Technical Sergeant during WWII, said she agrees.

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Mar 5, 2013 Video

In an Agriculture Committee hearing on March 5, 2013, Rep. Ted Yoho asked USDA Secretary Vilsack to comment on claims that meat inspection would be impacted by President Obama's sequester.

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Mar 5, 2013 Video

Congressman Ted Yoho participated in a Special Order on Second Amendment Rights on Monday, March 4, 2013.

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