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Arkansas Delegation Urges Support for USDA Secretarial Disaster Declaration for Counties Impacted by Storms

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 30, 2021 Contact: Boozman, Patrick Creamer – patrick_creamer@ag.senate.gov Cotton, James Arnold – james_arnold@cotton.senate.gov Crawford, Sara Robertson- sara.robertson2@mail.house.gov Hill, Dan Schneider - Dan.Schneider@mail.house.gov Womack, Alexia Sikora - Alexia.Sikora@mail.house.gov Westerman, Claire Nance, claire.nance@mail.house.gov Arkansas Delegation Urges Support for USDA Secretarial Disaster Declaration for Counties Impacted by Storms WASHINGTON—Arkansas’s ...

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Rep. Crawford Calls on Department of State to Address Unrest in Haiti

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sara Robertson (Sara.Robertson2@mail.house.gov) Rep. Crawford Calls on Department of State to Address Unrest in Haiti 7/28/2021 Washington — Representatives Rick Crawford (AR-01), Clay Higgins (LA-03), and Julia Letlow (LA-05) have called on the United States Department of State to come up with long term solutions to the civil unrest in Haiti. Political violence and crime have recently reached new heights in Haiti due to the assassination of President Jovenel Moïse...

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Rep. Crawford Applauds OMB’s Decision on MSA designation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sara Robertson (Sara.Robertson2@mail.house.gov) Rep. Crawford Applauds OMB’s Decision on MSA designation 7/14/2021 Washington — Today, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) announced modest revisions to their Standards for Delineating Core Based Statistical Areas. However, OMB announced the Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) population threshold would remain unchanged. This decision comes after Representative Crawford and several other Members of Congress sent...

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Rep. Crawford Requests Information on Chinese PPE Dumping

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sara Robertson (Sara.Robertson2@mail.house.gov) Rep. Crawford Requests Information on Chinese PPE Dumping 7/14/2021 Washington — Today, Representative Rick Crawford (AR-01), joined by 18 of his House colleagues, sent letters to the U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai and Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Xavier Becerra requesting information on China’s dumping of personal protective equipment (PPE) into the United States and their pl...

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Rep. Crawford Supports Cuban People’s Fight Against Socialism

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sara Robertson (Sara.Robertson2@mail.house.gov) Rep. Crawford Supports Cuban People’s Fight Against Socialism 7/12/2021 Washington — This weekend, Cuban citizens took to the streets in protest to demand freedom, and for President Miguel Diaz-Canel to step down. Cuba has been suffering from economic turmoil which has been exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic. Many Cuban citizens have been experiencing food and power shortages as a result of the economic hardships cr...

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Rep. Crawford Joins 140 Members Calling ATF to Withdraw Stabilizing Brace Guidance

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sara Robertson (Sara.Robertson2@mail.house.gov) Rep. Crawford Joins 140 Members Calling ATF to Withdraw Stabilizing Brace Guidance 6/15/2021 Washington — Today, Rep. Rick Crawford (AR-01) along with 140 Members of the House of Representatives urging the Department of Justice to withdraw proposed guidance on Stabilizing Braces. In a letter to Attorney General Merrick Garland and Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) Acting Director Marvin Richar...

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Improving National Defense Against Ransomware Rick Crawford Commentary

Improving National Defense Against Ransomware Rick Crawford Commentary Written by Rep. Rick Crawford Published by Arkansas Business Ransomware computer crimes have been around for a number of years, but recent attacks have put them squarely in the headlines. America is under attack, and these recent high-profile hits have amplified the urgency and resolve needed from both government and the private sector if we are to respond effectively. It’s an infuriating crime: cybercriminals infiltrate a vu...

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Crawford Sends Letter to Pelosi Demanding Fauci Investigation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: Monday, June 14, 2021 Contact: Sara Robertson (sara.robertson2@mail.house.gov) Crawford Sends Letter to Pelosi Demanding Fauci Investigation Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Rick Crawford (R-Ark.) issued the following statement regarding a letter he and five of his GOP colleagues sent to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi urging her to direct the committees of jurisdiction to investigate the contradictions between Dr. Fauci’s emails and his public statements. “Dr. Fauci ...

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