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Congressman Kevin Yoder

Representing the 3rd District of Kansas

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Nov 21, 2014 Press Release

For Immediate Release
November 21, 2014
Contact: Dave Natonski
Phone: (202) 225-2865

Yoder Announces U.S. Service Academy Nominations

Overland Park, KS – Congressman Kevin Yoder (KS-3) announced today that he has nominated the following students to a military academy for the class entering the fall of 2015.

Aug 5, 2014 Press Release

Rep. Yoder to Host Town Hall Forum to Focus on Federal Funding for Critical Research

Discussion to feature comments by National Institutes of Health, Patient Advocates, and Local Medical Universities

Overland Park, KS – Congressman Kevin Yoder is holding a Town Hall Forum on Tuesday, August 19th at the KU Edwards campus for a discussion on the importance of critical federal funding for life-saving research. The forum is at Regnier Hall Auditorium and the event will be open to the public.

Apr 21, 2014 Press Release

Rep. Yoder displays 2014 Congressional Art Competition

Overland Park – Rep. Kevin Yoder announced today that the high school student art entered in the 2014 Congressional Art Contest from the 3rd Congressional District is now on display in the Roeland Park Gallery, located in Roeland Park City Hall, located at 4600 West 51st Street. Artwork can be viewed by the public Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. from now until April 24. 

Mar 4, 2014 Press Release

Rep. Yoder Reappointed to Gallaudet Board of Trustees

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Kevin Yoder announced today he has been reappointed to the Gallaudet University Board of Trustees by Speaker of the House John Boehner. Gallaudet University is the world’s only university with programs and services designed specifically for the Deaf community and hard of hearing.

Oct 23, 2013 Press Release

Rep. Yoder Promotes Open Access to Taxpayer Funded Research

Aug 16, 2013 Press Release

Rep. Yoder Announces Town Hall Forum in Overland Park

Overland Park, KS – Congressman Kevin Yoder invites Kansas 3rd Congressional District residents to a Town Hall Forum in Overland Park. The Town Hall Forum will be held in the Commons Area at Blue Valley West High School on Tuesday, August 27th from 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Aug 13, 2013 Press Release
U.S. Congressman Kevin Yoder (KS-03) participated in a 3-day long inspection and review of the southern border earlier this week as Members of Congress work to solve the challenges posed by illegal immigration and smuggling across the U.S./Mexican border.
Jul 22, 2013 Press Release
Congressman Kevin Yoder spoke earlier today on the House floor in support of restoring local control of Kansas school districts, and in favor of H.R. 5, the Student Success Act of 2013. The Student Success Act eliminates the No Child Left Behind Act and r
Jul 17, 2013 Press Release
Congressman Kevin Yoder offered an amendment today that was unanimously adopted during a House Appropriations Committee hearing. The amendment affirms agencies under the jurisdiction of the Financial Services and General Government appropriations bill mus
Jun 7, 2013 Press Release
The U.S. Department of Labor earlier today released the May unemployment report, showing the jobless rate ticked up to 7.6 percent, and employers added 175,000 new jobs. The report also showed the labor force participation rate remained near record lows.