China is the world's largest rice importer, but American producers have not previously had access to it, until now. Considering that the 1st District of Arkansas produces almost half of all American grown rice, the news that China will be opening their markets to U.S. rice imports is great!


Here's an opportunity for President Trump to help rural America that he shouldn't miss. We can’t continue ignoring the economic turmoil of the U.S. cotton industry, which employs 126,000 people across rural America and generates more than $21 billion in revenue. "While countries like China and India are pouring billions of dollars into subsidies for fiber production each year, America’s cotton producers have been struggling to scrape by without a safety net to help them soldier through these tough times – the steepest slide in net-farm income since the Great Depression. Cotton producers can’t wait until the next farm bill – they need help now."


This week's On the Radar is for my constituents who want an advanced look at what's happening in the House of Representatives this week. This week's edition includes information about my STEM and Manufacturers Tour in Arkansas, House votes, and Agriculture Committee action.

Rep. Rick Crawford announces STEM & Manufacturing Tour

Washington D.C. - Today, Representative Rick Crawford (AR-01) announced his second annual STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) and Manufacturers Tour in the 1st District of Arkansas. The kickoff event is Monday, July 17th and the tour concludes Friday, July 21st. Approximately 30 educat...

Crawford Evaluates Agricultural Technology and Data Utilization

Washington, D.C. – Today, the House Agriculture Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management held a hearing examining technology’s role in the future of farming. Subcommittee Chairman Rick Crawford (AR-1) and members heard from witnesses about the opportunities and challenges related...

Crawford Votes to End Sanctuary Cities

Washington – Representative Rick Crawford (AR-1) this week voted for and the House passed the No Sanctuary for Criminals Act (H.R. 3003) and Kate's Law (H.R. 3004). Both bills address sanctuary cities, which are cities that refuse to follow federal immigration law and harbor illegal immigrants. Foll...




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voting record

Yea Jul 20, 2017 RC# 406 H.R. 218 King Cove Road Land Exchange Act
Yea Jul 20, 2017 RC# 403 H.R. 2825 Department of Homeland Security Authorization Act of 2017
Yea Jul 19, 2017 RC# 402 H.R. 2910 Promoting Interagency Coordination for Review of Natural Gas Pipelines Act
No Jul 19, 2017 RC# 401 H.R. 2910 Promoting Interagency Coordination for Review of Natural Gas Pipelines Act
Yea Jul 19, 2017 RC# 398 H.R. 2883 Promoting Cross-Border Energy Infrastructure Act
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