Congressman Kevin Yoder

Representing the 3rd District of KANSAS
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Mar 31, 2015 Press Release

Overland Park, KS – Representative Kevin Yoder will hold a Town Hall Forum tomorrow in Overland Park. The event will take place at Tomahawk Ridge Community Center, located at 11902 Lowell Avenue in Overland Park.

The Overland Park Town Hall Forum will be open to the public. Media is also invited to attend. 

Mar 30, 2015 Press Release

Overland Park, KS – Representative Kevin Yoder will hold a Town Hall Forum in Overland Park on Wednesday, April 1, 2015. The event will take place at Tomahawk Ridge Community Center, located at 11902 Lowell Avenue in Overland Park.

The Overland Park Town Hall Forum will be open to the public. Media is also invited to attend. 

Mar 26, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 2, bipartisan legislation that repeals the Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) and strengthens Medicare through needed reform, by a vote of 392-37. The SGR formula is a cap on spending approved by Congress in 1997 that attempted to reduce Medicare payments for physician services.

Mar 19, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Last night, the American Society of Transplantation (AST) presented Representative Kevin Yoder with the 2015 Legislator of the Year Award. AST, formed in 1982, represents more than 3,500 medical professionals engaged in the field of organ transplantation.

Mar 18, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – A bipartisan coalition of members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives today introduced the Fair Access to Science and Technology Research (FASTR) Act, a bill to improve public access to federally-funded research.

Mar 3, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – This morning, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addressed a joint session of the United States Congress on the United States-Israel relationship and the pending nuclear negotiations between the U.S. and the Islamic Republic of Iran. Representative Kevin Yoder issued the following statement on the proposal:

Feb 9, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Representative Kevin Yoder is now accepting entries from all interested Third District high school students for the 2015 Congressional Art Competition.

Feb 4, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, a bipartisan, bicameral group of legislators introduced a bill to modernize our nation’s electronic privacy laws and bring our protections against warrantless searches into harmony with the technological realities of the 21st century.

Feb 2, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – This morning, the White House released President Barack Obama’s 2015 Budget Proposal. The plan featured about $4 trillion in spending and $3.53 trillion in tax revenues, the highest amount in American history, while still leaving a $474 billion deficit for the fiscal year beginning on October 1.

Jan 28, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – This morning, the National Head Start Association (NHSA) presented Representative Kevin Yoder with the 2015 Head Start Protecting Opportunities for our Most Important Students Early (PROMISE) Award. Representative Yoder received the award at NHSA’s annual Winter Leadership Institute Breakfast on Capitol Hill.

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