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Feb27

Yesterday afternoon, I introduced H.R. 1099, which amends the Migratory Bird Treaty Act in order to protect producers and sportsmen from unfair penalties that result from hunting over ratoon rice fields. The bill, known as the Hunter and Farmer Protection Act, would allow each state’s cooperative extension service to weigh in on the difference between what constitutes baiting and usual agricultural practices. Senator Tom Cotton has introduced the same legislation in the Senate.

Feb26

Happy Birthday to the Man in Black. Johnny Cash, raised in Dyess, AR, was one of the most influential musicians of our time. He would have been 83 today. See him gettin' some rhythm at the Tex Ritter Ranch back in 1957 in the link below. http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/flashback-watch-johnny-cash-get-rhythm-in-early-tv-appearance-20150226

Feb26

The House Agriculture Committee's subcommittee on nutrition held it's second hearing to begin a full scale review of the SNAP program. Today, I joined my other colleagues on the subcommittee in hearing from from published researchers on the characteristics and dynamics of SNAP recipients. This information will help frame our discussion as we move forward this year towards reauthorization of the program.

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Feb23
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Farm Bill Update: The last day to update yield history or reallocate base acres is February 27. Sign up for ARC and PLC before March 31.

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Feb27
Crawford Introduces Bill to Protect Hunters, Farmers

Washington, D.C. – Yesterday, Congressman Rick Crawford (AR-01) introduced H.R. 1099, which amends the Migratory Bird Treaty Act in order to protect producers and sportsmen from unfair penalties that result from hunting over ratoon rice fields. The bill, known as the Hunter and Farmer Protection Ac...

Jan06
Crawford: Ready for ‘Proven, Conservative Solutions’ in 114th Congress

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,...

Jan02
Opportunities Loom in Washington for First District

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 ...

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voting record

Aye Feb 27, 2015 RC# 106 H.R. 33 Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act
Nay Feb 27, 2015 RC# 105 H.R. 240 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015
Yea Feb 27, 2015 RC# 104 H.J.Res. 35 Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
No Feb 27, 2015 RC# 103 Journal
Yea Feb 27, 2015 RC# 102 H.R. 240 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015
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