Overland Park, KS – Today, Representative Yoder (R-KS) heads to Washington, DC as the House of Representatives resumes the legislative session coming off a listening tour featuring 36 stops across the Third District, culminating with the Faith Love and Walk event last night that concluded SevenDays: Make a Ripple, Change the World.
Washington, D.C. – Representative Kevin Yoder is now accepting entries from all interested Third Congressional District high school students for the 2017 Congressional Art Competition. Since 1982, the Congressional Institute sponsors a nationwide high school visual art competition every spring to recognize and encourage artistic talent across the nation.
Washington, D.C. – Representative Kevin Yoder (R-KS) issued the following statement in response to the Trump Administration’s authorization of missile strikes against a Syrian airbase following the Assad Regime's use of chemical weapons to kill dozens of Syrian civilians earlier this week:
Washington, DC – This morning, Co-Chairs Representatives Kevin Yoder (R-KS) and Henry Cuellar (D-TX) announced the formation of the Congressional Beef Caucus to highlight the importance of the beef industry as the largest segment of the American agriculture economy. Currently, there are 35 bipartisan members of the Congressional Beef Caucus and counting.
Washington, DC – Representative Kevin Yoder (R-KS) issued the following statement after voting against S.J. Res. 34, the Congressional Review Act (CRA) disapproval of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) rule regarding consumer digital privacy protections passed by the Senate last week:
Washington, DC – Representative Kevin Yoder (R-KS) issued the following statement on the postponement of today’s scheduled vote on the American Health Care Act:
Washington, D.C. – Representative Kevin Yoder (R-KS) issued the following statement in response to the Trump Administration’s budget proposal that includes a $5.8 billion cut to the National Institutes of Health (NIH):
Washington, D.C. – This afternoon, Representative Kevin Yoder (R-KS) contacted the White House and urged President Donald Trump to condemn hateful acts like the shooting that took place in Olathe last week. Representative Yoder issued the following statement:
Expresses Deep Concern Regarding Reports Admin Might Eliminate VAWA Grants
Washington, D.C. – This afternoon, Representative Kevin Yoder (R-KS) wrote a bipartisan letter to President Donald Trump in support of Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) Grants at the Department of Justice and reports the Administration might have plans to eliminate the grants in the upcoming budget debate. Representative Yoder issued the following statement:
Congressmen Yoder, Higgins, Dent, and Kilmer Co-Chair Bipartisan Caucus
The co-chairs of the House of Representatives Cancer Caucus, Congressmen Kevin Yoder (R-KS-3), Brian Higgins (D-NY-26), Charlie Dent (R-PA-15), and Derek Kilmer (D-WA-6) are teaming up for a bipartisan push to make the fight against cancer a national priority.