Washington, DC – Representative Kevin Yoder (R-KS) announced today that Thao Nguyen, a senior at Sumner Academy of Arts and Sciences in Kansas City, Kansas, has won the 2017 Congressional Art Competition for the Third District. Her entry, titled “Mother,” uses the medium of watercolor to make a beautiful portrayal of her mother.
12 MILLION: When the CBO initially scored Obamacare, it forecasted that by this year, 22 million people would be enrolled in the individual market exchanges. As we know, in reality 10 million people have enrolled. That means the CBO was off by 12 million in its estimates on how many people would enroll.(1)
Washington, D.C. – Representative Kevin Yoder (R-KS) issued the following statement after the announcement from the Kansas Board of Regents naming Dr. Douglas Girod the next Chancellor of the University of Kansas:
Washington, D.C. – This morning, Representative Kevin Yoder (R-KS) discussed the value of crop insurance for farmers around the country with USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue in the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture.
Washington, D.C. – Representative Kevin Yoder (R-KS) issued the following statement following the news that Blue Cross Blue Shield of KC is pulling out of Obamacare in 2018:
Washington, D.C. – Representative Kevin Yoder (R-KS) issued the following statement in response to the Trump Administration’s unveiling of its FY18 Budget titled “A New Foundation for American Greatness:”
Markets over mandates, innovation over regulation, patients over bureaucrats
By Rep. Kevin Yoder
May 10, 2017 | To view online, click here.
We are witnessing the dangerous collapse of Obamacare.
MYTH: The American Health Care Act will price those with preexisting conditions out of the market, making health care unaffordable for them.
FACT: Under the AHCA, rules that prevent insurance providers from denying coverage or charging more expensive rates based on health status remain the law of the land.
Washington, D.C. – Representative Kevin Yoder (R-KS) issued the following statement following the House of Representatives’ vote on the American Health Care Act:
Washington, D.C. – This afternoon, Representative Kevin Yoder (R-KS) spoke on the floor of the House of Representatives in support of the 2017 Omnibus Funding Bill as the Chairman of the Legislative Branch Subcommittee on Appropriations. The bill passed the House by a vote of 309-118 with Yoder’s support.