Washington, DC – This afternoon, the House of Representatives voted to send the conference committee agreement on the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act to the President’s desk by a vote of 227-203.
Washington, DC – Earlier today, Representative Kevin Yoder (R-KS) led a group of 12 Republican House members in sending a letter to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act conference committee, calling for the doubling of the educator expense deduction in the final version of the tax reform legislation.
MYTH: The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is the same as the tax plan signed into law in Kansas in 2012.
Overland Park, KS – Representative Kevin Yoder (R-KS) announced today that he has nominated 30 area students to the U.S. Military Academy, U.S. Naval Academy, and the U.S. Air Force Academy.
Washington, DC – This afternoon, the House of Representatives passed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act by a vote of 227-205. Representative Kevin Yoder (R-KS) issued the following statement after voting in favor of the bill:
Washington, DC – Tomorrow, Representative Kevin Yoder (R-KS) will host a Medicare Open Enrollment Assistance Event to provide help to seniors during the Medicare Open Enrollment Period. This event will be held from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM at the West Wyandotte Library.
Washington, DC – This afternoon, when asked about priorities on tax reform in today’s daily briefing, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders indicated President Trump believes the child care tax credit should be included in the final package Congress sends to his desk.
Washington, DC – Tomorrow, Representative Kevin Yoder (R-KS) will be holding his ninth Third District Job Fair at the New Century Field House near Gardner, Kansas. As in past years, the Job Fair will help facilitate face-to-face meetings between those seeking employment and local employers currently hiring.