Congressman Kevin Yoder

Representing the 3rd District of KANSAS
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Apr 22, 2015 Press Release

By Representative Kevin Yoder (R-KS) and Representative Jared Polis (D-CO)

April 22, 2015 | To view online, click here.

Apr 17, 2015 Press Release

Kansas City, KS – Today, Donnelly College held a press conference to announce its reception of a National Science Foundation (NSF) award for Project S4 (Scholarships and Supports for STEM Success).

Apr 15, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – This morning, the National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS) selected Representative Kevin Yoder as a 2015 Champion of Change. Each year, NDSS presents the award to Members of Congress whose leadership efforts have been notably effective in advancing our nation’s commitment to policies that support positive change for people with Down syndrome. 

Apr 13, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today marks the one-year anniversary of the tragic shooting deaths of three Overland Park residents at the Jewish Community Center and Village Shalom retirement community. Representative Kevin Yoder issued the following statement about the victims and their families:

Apr 8, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Earlier today, House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers (R-KY) announced the list of Appropriations Subcommittee Vice Chairs for the 114th Congress. Representative Kevin Yoder issued the following statement after being named the Vice Chairman of the Transportation, Housing, and Urban Development Subcommittee:

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.

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