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Crawford to Join House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence
January 13, 2017
Washington, D.C. – House Speaker Paul Ryan has selected Congressman Rick Crawford (AR-1) to join the United States House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence. The United States House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence (HPSCI) is a committee of the United States House of Representatives currently chaired by Congressman Devin Nunes (California). Created in 1977, HPSCI is charged with oversight of the United States Intelligence Community – which includes the intelligence and intellige... More
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Crawford Sends Trump Team Cuba Letter
December 8, 2016
Washington, D.C. – Reps. Tom Emmer (R-MN), Kathy Castor (D-FL), Rick Crawford (R-AR) and Barbara Lee (D-CA) led a letter, along with more than a dozen of their colleagues from the Cuba Working Group, to President-elect Trump calling for the continued normalization of trade relations with Cuba and to empower the Cuban people. The Cuba Working Group was established to promote increased trade, travel and investment in Cuba, to open new markets, create jobs in both countries, promote human rights an... More
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Crawford Announces F.I.R.S.T. Disaster Preparedness Exposition
October 3, 2016
Jonesboro, AR – In cooperation with the Regional Center for Disaster Preparedness Education at Arkansas State University and the Craighead County Office of Emergency Management, Congressman Rick Crawford (AR-1) today announced the F.I.R.S.T. (Families Immediate Response through Safety and Technology) Disaster Preparedness Exposition for Arkansas families and first responders. The event is free and open to the public on Saturday, October 22, 2016, from 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. at the St. Bernar... More
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Tune-In: F.R.A.M.E Accounts
September 30, 2016
On his official podcast, Tune-In AR1, Congressman Rick Crawford speaks with Sean Williams of the Arkansas Bankers Association about how Crawford's new legislation would work for farmers and small town banks. More
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Private Disaster Relief for Farmers
September 27, 2016
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today Congressman Rick Crawford (AR-1) introduced H.R. 6167, the Farm Risk Abatement and Mitigation Election (FRAME) Act, to give farmers the option of taking disaster preparedness into their own hands. The FRAME Act would establish tax-deferred farm savings accounts that farmers could then withdraw from during difficult times without waiting on disaster declarations and government assistance. In a conversation with the chairman of the Arkansas Bankers Association, Sean Willia... More
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