May 24, 2012 Press Release
Overland Park, KS – Representative Kevin Yoder today received the 2012 Head Start Kansas State Children's Champion Award from the Region VII Head Start Association in Kansas City. This distinguished recognition is awarded to individuals who have
May 16, 2012 Press Release
Congressman Kevin Yoder made the following statement today after the House Appropriations Committee passed the Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Bill for Fiscal Year 2013. The legislation includes $75 million for the construction of the Natio
May 11, 2012 Press Release
Representative Kevin Yoder was joined by all three of his fellow Kansas House delegation members in sending a letter to EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson requesting that Kansas be allowed additional time to comply with the Cross State Air Pollution Rule (CSA
May 7, 2012 Press Release
Representative Kevin Yoder announced the winner of the 2012 3rd District Congressional Art Competition. Silvia Atilano-Vazquez, a senior at DeSoto High School, is this year's winner and her work "Sacrifice" was done using graphite and oil paint.
May 4, 2012 Press Release
Congressman Kevin Yoder made the following statement today after the U.S. Department of Labor released the report on April's jobs numbers. The report states the pace of job growth has fallen off; the U.S. economy added only 115,000 jobs in April, and
May 1, 2012 Press Release
Representative Kevin Yoder has continued his efforts to reform Congress and, leading by action, introduced the "Congressional Salary Reduction Act", legislation that will cut the salaries of Members of Congress.
Apr 26, 2012 Press Release
Congressman Kevin Yoder made the following statement in recognition of Israeli Independence Day. April 26, 2012 marks the 64th Anniversary of Israeli Independence.
Apr 17, 2012 Press Release
Congressman Kevin Yoder made the following statement today on the House floor, recognizing April 17th as Tax Day and urging Congress to reform the current tax code.
Apr 10, 2012 Press Release
Over one-hundred Kansas City area employers attended a jobs fair today at the Olathe Great Mall, looking to fill approximately 1,600 employment positions with skilled prospective employees. More than 1,400 job-seekers lined up in the early morning to offe
Apr 3, 2012 Press Release
Congressman Kevin Yoder made the following statement after Martha Johnson, Administrator for General Services Administration, resigned following the release of a scathing report showing misuse of taxpayer dollars to fund a training conference for employee