Author: Kevin Derby, Sunshine State News

Rubio, Yoho Lead Florida Delegation in Urging Commerce Department to End Agreement With Mexico Tomato Growers

Two Florida Republicans–U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio and U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho, who sits on the U.S. House Agriculture Committee–are leading the charge on Capitol Hill for the U.S. Commerce Department to end an agreement with Mexican tomato growers.

U.S. Reps. Ted Yoho, Kurt Schrader Continue Fight to Ban Horse Soring

Two veterinarians currently serving in Congress have teamed up again to bring back a bill banning horse soring. Back in 2013, U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho, R-Fla., and U.S. Rep. Kurt Schrader, D-Oreg., paired up to introduce the “Prevent All Soring Tactics (PAST) Act.”

Florida Congressmen’s Bipartisan Proposal Banning Slaughter of Cats and Dogs for Human Consumption Now Law

This week, President Donald Trump signed a proposal from two congressmen from Florida–Republican U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan and Democrat U.S. Rep Alcee Hastings–banning the slaughter of cats and dogs for human consumption as part of the Farm Bill.