Congressman Ted Yoho

Representing the 3rd District of Florida
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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.

Sep 9, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03) released the following statement urging the Senate to pass the DOTCOM Act. The legislation prohibits the transfer of Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) and control of the internet to outside foreign governments.  Congressman Yoho released the following statement:

Sep 8, 2016 Press Release

Washington D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03) voted in favor of increasing access to capital for small business across America.  With Congressman Yoho’s help, the Accelerating Access to Capital Act (H.R. 2357) passed the House by a vote of 236 to 178. This bill expands the eligibility to use a simplified registration form for smaller reporting companies.

Aug 1, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – With more Zika cases being reported in South Florida, the Senate has still not approved much needed funding to combat the spread of the Zika virus. Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03), who voted to approve funds to help mitigate the spread of Zika in the U.S., released the following statement:

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Jul 25, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, in a victory for Congressman Ted S. Yoho’s (R-FL-03) PAST Act (H.R. 3268) and animal welfare, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) announced proposed changes to strengthen enforcement of the Horse Protection Act (HPA) and end inhumane practices known as soring.

Jul 15, 2016 Press Release

Washington D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03) introduced the Federal Employee Accountability Act (FEAA) of 2016. The bill provides heads of federal agencies with more authority to remove employees who are negligent in their duties.

Jul 14, 2016 Press Release

Washington D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03) released the following statement on the one year anniversary of Iran Nuclear Deal.

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Jul 5, 2016 Press Release

 

Washington D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03) release the following statement upon hearing the news the FBI will not seek to press charges against Hillary Clinton:

Jun 30, 2016 Editorial

When asked, nearly 70% of Americans have stated they are "angry" with our current political climate. As a Member of the House of Representatives, I can attest to the divisiveness and selfishness of the two party system.

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In The News

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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Jan 29, 2016 In The News

Peace talks seeking to resolve Syria's five-year civil war began on Friday at the United Nations in Geneva — but they would not be necessary if the Obama administration was not "leading from behind," Rep. Ted Yoho told Newsmax TV on Friday.

Jan 20, 2016 In The News

Editor’s Note: Farm Policy Facts is proud to publish this editorial in support of America’s farmers and ranchers from Rep. Ted Yoho who represents the Third District of Florida and serves on the House Committee on Agriculture. Congressman Yoho originally wrote the piece as a response to a December editorial published in the National Review that called for the end of U.S.

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Jan 14, 2016 In The News

Congressman Ted Yoho (R-FL) introduced a Resolution of Condemnation and Censure against President Obama today.

Jan 14, 2016 In The News

Rep. Ted Yoho and two other Republicans proposed a resolution Wednesday to censure and condemn President Obama for what the lawmakers say is Obama's "reckless endangerment" of U.S. national security.

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Jan 8, 2016 In The News

For House conservatives, Paul Ryan’s speakership begins now.

Jan 8, 2016 In The News

A Florida congressman is going to bat for a measure censuring President Barack Obama on his executive action on gun control and other matters. 

Noting censure resolutions had been brought out against Presidents Andrew Jackson, Richard Nixon and Bill Clinton, U.S. Rep. Steven Palazzo, R-Miss., introduced the resolution this week. 

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