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Rep. Rick Crawford Reacts to Highway 63 Addition to I-555

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sarah Robertson (sara.robertson2@mail.house.gov), Destiny Robertson (Destiny.Robertson@mail.house.gov) Phone: 202.225.4076, 870.203.0540 Rep. Rick Crawford Reacts to Highway 63 Addition to I-555 11/23/2021 Jonesboro, AR – Today, Rep. Rick Crawford issued the following statement reacting to the Federal Highway Works Administration, along with Arkansas Department of Transportation, designating a portion of Highway 63 in Jonesboro as being a part of Interstate 555. Th...

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Rep. Crawford Responds to House Passage of the “Build Back Better” Bill

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sara Robertson (Sara.Robertson2@mail.house.gov) Rep. Crawford Responds to House Passage of the “Build Back Better” Bill 11/19/2021 Washington — Today, Representative Rick Crawford (AR-01) released the following statement in response to the passage of the Biden-Harris Build Back Better (BBB) legislation, a 2,000 page bill no one has read and was written in secret. “The passage of this budget busting boondoggle means higher prices at the pump and supermarket, ugly ut...

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Rep. Crawford Introduces Legislation to Prevent Taxpayer Funded Payments to Illegal Immigrants

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sara Robertson (Sara.Robertson2@mail.house.gov) Rep. Crawford Introduces Legislation to Prevent Taxpayer Funded Payments to Illegal Immigrants 11/5/2021 Washington — Today, Congressman Rick Crawford (AR-01) introduced legislation to prevent payments from the federal Judgement Fund from going to immigrants who illegally crossed the southern border. The Ending Payments to Non-American Citizens Act responds to multiple reports that the Biden administration intends to ...

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Rep. Crawford Reacts to EU Tariff Announcement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sara Robertson (Sara.Robertson2@mail.house.gov) Rep. Crawford Reacts to EU Tariff Announcement 11/3/2021 Washington — This week, the United States announced that a deal was reached with the EU to remove 25% retaliatory tariffs on US rice. The EU placed the tariffs on U.S. imports in retaliation to the U.S. implementing Section 232 tariffs on steel and aluminum to combat China’s steel dumping practices. The U.S. agreed to provide a duty-free quota for EU steel and a...

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Rep. Crawford Signs Letter to Department of Education Opposing a Federal Vaccine Mandate on Schools

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sara Robertson (Sara.Robertson2@mail.house.gov) Rep. Crawford Signs Letter to Department of Education Opposing a Federal Vaccine Mandate on Schools 10/20/2021 Washington — Today, Representative Rick Crawford (AR-01) along with Reps Hill (AR-02), Westerman (AR-04), and Womack (AR-03). Sent a letter to Department of Education Secretary Miguel Cardona with the House Arkansas Delegation opposing a Federal COVID-19 vaccine mandate on public schools. The members released...

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Rep. Crawford Pays Tribute to Stone County Honor Guard

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sara Robertson (Sara.Robertson2@mail.house.gov) Rep. Crawford Pays Tribute to Stone County Honor Guard 10/18/2021 Mountain View, AR — This past weekend, Representative Rick Crawford (AR-01) paid a visit to Stone Bank in Mountain View to honor Stone County’s Honor Guard. Every year, Stone Bank holds a ceremony to honor a select group of veterans in the local community. This year, 16 veterans, all from the Stone County Honor Guard, were chosen to be acknowledged at t...

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Rep. Crawford Alerts USTR of Chinese Influence in Latin America

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sara Robertson (Sara.Robertson2@mail.house.gov) Rep. Crawford Alerts USTR of Chinese Influence in Latin America 10/13/2021 Washington — Today, Congressman Rick Crawford (AR-01) along with 12 of his colleagues sent a letter to Ambassador Tai asking for immediate attention to the growing influence of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) in both Latin America and Caribbean trade and economic development. China has now surpassed the United States and is the largest non-co...

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Rep. Crawford Hosts Cybersecurity Event with Intelligence Agencies

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sara Robertson (Sara.Robertson2@mail.house.gov) Rep. Crawford Hosts Cybersecurity Event with Intelligence Agencies 10/6/2021 Jonesboro, AR — Yesterday, Representative Rick Crawford (AR-01) hosted a day-long conference with cyber security experts from our nation’s intelligence and security agencies and local leaders on preventing cyberattacks, securing critical infrastructure, and protecting intellectual property and customer data from China and other foreign and do...

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