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Crawford, Boozman Introduce Bills for Drug Free Trucking
March 19, 2015
Washington, D.C. -- Earlier today, Congressman Rick Crawford (AR-01) introduced H.R. 1467, The Drug Free Commercial Driver Act of 2015. Original Cosponsors included Steve Womack (AR-03), French Hill (AR-02), Bruce Westerman (AR-03), Sean Duffy (WI-07), Reid Ribble (WI-08), Daniel Lipinksi (IL-03), and Eleanor Holmes Norton (DC). In an attempt to improve safety and reduce crashes, a number of trucking companies nationwide have begun drug testing their current and potential drivers through hair sa... More
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AR-01 Emergency Power Outage Reporting List
March 4, 2015
Clay County Electric Cooperative: To report an outage call (800) 521-2450 Craighead Electric Cooperative: To report an outage call (888) 771-7772 Outage tips: http://craigheadelectric.coop/content/report-outage Entergy Arkansas: To report an outage: 1-800-968-8243 (1-800-9OUTAGE) Farmers Electric Cooperative: (870) 523-3691 Jonesboro City Water & Light: (870) 930-3300 Mississippi County Electric Cooperative: To report an outage call (800) 439-4563 North Arkansas Electric Cooperative: To report a... More
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Crawford Introduces Bill to Protect Hunters, Farmers
February 27, 2015
Washington, D.C. – Yesterday, Congressman Rick Crawford (AR-01) introduced H.R. 1099, which amends the Migratory Bird Treaty Act in order to protect ... More
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Crawford: Ready for ‘Proven, Conservative Solutions’ in 114th Congress
January 6, 2015
U.S. Congressman Rick Crawford (AR-1) released the following statement after he — along with other members of Congress — took the Oath of Office and were sworn into the 114th Congress: “Today’s Oath of Office starts a new chapter for Congressional members to support and defend the U.S. Constitution, and I began my third term serving the First District of Arkansas taking that oath with great responsibility, privilege, and honor. My priorities for the 114th Congress include new responsibilities wi... More

Opportunities Loom in Washington for First District
January 2, 2015
The term New Year brings an assortment of images and ideas to mind. We think of the famous six-ton Waterford Crystal ball dropped over New York City’s Times Square amid a sea of onlookers and confetti. There are the infamous New Year’s Resolutions that inspire — and often guilt — their participants into personal improvement. There’s also the slate of college football games spattered on and around January 1 accompanied by bantering among each team’s faithful. Lastly, hope exists to move beyond th... More
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