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Rep. Crawford Lists Priorities for the 117th Congress

Rep. Crawford Lists Priorities for the 117th Congress 1/3/2021 Washington -- Today, Rep. Rick Crawford (AR-01) was sworn into Congress during the constitutionally-mandated House ceremony. This marks the sixth time the First District has chosen to send Rep. Crawford to represent them in Washington. “Today, I joined over four hundred of my fellow members of the House in taking our oath of office for the 117thCongress,” said Crawford. “This congress, I plan to work diligently to defend First Distri...

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VIRTUAL CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION BRINGS TOGETHER US AND MEXICAN BUSINESSES

VIRTUAL CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION BRINGS TOGETHER US AND MEXICAN BUSINESSES Congressman Rick Crawford of Arkansas led a first of its kind virtual delegation, hosted by the Council of the Americas, that brought some 40 representatives of American and Mexican companies together to discuss trade and investment between the two countries. Congressman Crawford was joined by Texas Congressmen Jodey Arrington and Vicente Gonzalez. “I appreciate the efforts of the Council of the Americas to bring together...

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Congressman Crawford and Leaders of the US Agricultural Sector Meet with IICA Director General Manuel Otero And Endorse the Food Security Agency of the Hemisphere’s Drive for Science Based Policies Globally

Congressman Crawford and Leaders of the US Agricultural Sector Meet with IICA Director General Manuel Otero And Endorse the Food Security Agency of the Hemisphere’s Drive for Science Based Policies Globally San José, October 15, 2020 (IICA). Congressman Rick Crawford, USDA Foreign Agricultural Service Administrator Ken Isley, Staff members from Congressional offices of Senators Joni Ernst, Mike Braun, and John Boozman, and leaders from virtually every sector of American agriculture participated ...

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Boozman, Crawford & Womack Applaud USDA Broadband Investment in Arkansas

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 7, 2020 Contact: Boozman, Sara Lasure (Sara_Lasure@boozman.senate.gov) Crawford, Sara Robertson (Sara.Robertson2@mail.house.gov) Womack, Alexia Sikora (Alexia.Sikora@mail.house.gov) Boozman, Crawford & Womack Applaud USDA Broadband Investment in Arkansas WASHINGTON–U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR), along with Congressmen Rick Crawford (AR-01) and Steve Womack (AR-03), applauded the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) $11.8 million broadband investment ...

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Senator Cotton and Congressman Crawford Introduce Legislation to Create an Intelligence Office in USDA

Senator Cotton and Congressman Crawford Introduce Legislation to Create an Intelligence Office in USDA September 30th, 2020 Washington, DC – Today, Sen. Cotton introduced legislation that would establish an Office of Intelligence within the U.S. Department of Agriculture. This bill serves as a Senate companion to H.R. 8238, the Agricultural Intelligence Measures (AIM) Act, which Rep. Crawford (AR-01) introduced earlier this month. The goal of this legislation is to create a better interface betw...

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Arkansas Delegation Announces Major DOT Awards for US 67 & Railroad Overpass in Monticello

Contact: Boozman, Patrick Creamer (Patrick_Creamer@boozman.senate.gov) Cotton, James Arnold (James_Arnold@cotton.senate.gov) Crawford, Sara Robertson (Sara.Robertson2@mail.house.gov) Hill, Jeff Naft (Jeff.Naft@mail.house.gov) Womack, Alexia Sikora (Alexia.Sikora@mail.house.gov) Westerman, Rebekah Hoshiko (Rebekah.Hoshiko@mail.house.gov) Arkansas Delegation Announces Major DOT Awards for US 67 & Railroad Overpass in Monticello WASHINGTON—U.S. Senators John Boozman and Tom Cotton—along with Congre...

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Womack, Arkansas Delegation Urge Hospital Eligibility Expansion for Coronavirus Relief ?

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Womack, Arkansas Delegation Urge Hospital Eligibility Expansion for Coronavirus Relief Washington, DC—August 7, 2020….Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) today led a letter alongside U.S. Senators John Boozman and Tom Cotton—and Congressmen Rick Crawford, French Hill, and Bruce Westerman—urging the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to amend eligibility thresholds when determining the high-impact payments through the CARES Act Provider Relief Fund to ensure hosp...

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U.S. Reps. Trone, Crawford Call for U.S. to ‘Buy American’ in New Bipartisan Bill

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 7, 2020 Contact: Hannah Muldavin (Trone) Hannah.Muldavin@mail.house.gov Sara Robertson (Crawford) Sara.Robertson2@mail.house.gov U.S. Reps. Trone, Crawford Call for U.S. to ‘Buy American’ in New Bipartisan Bill The New Legislation Would Promote Purchase of American-Made Goods for Strategic National Stockpile WASHINGTON -- As the U.S. continues to see COVID-19 death numbers and PPE shortages climb, U.S. Representatives David Trone (D-MD) and Rick Crawford (R-AR) intro...

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Delegation Announces HUD Funding for Arkansas COVID-19 Assistance Efforts

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Boozman, Sara Lasure (Sara_Lasure@boozman.senate.gov) Cotton, James Arnold (James_Arnold@cotton.senate.gov) Crawford, Sara Robertson (Sara.Robertson2@mail.house.gov) Hill, Jeff Naft (Jeff.Naft@mail.house.gov) Womack, Alexia Sikora (Alexia.Sikora@mail.house.gov) Westerman, Rebekah Hoshiko (Rebekah.Hoshiko@mail.house.gov) Delegation Announces HUD Funding for Arkansas COVID-19 Assistance Efforts Washington, DC—August 6, 2020….U.S. Senators John Boozman and Tom Cotton—...

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Rep. Crawford Introduces Bipartisan Legislation to Secure PPE and COVID Testing for Critical Infrastructure Workers

Rep. Crawford Introduces Bipartisan Legislation to Secure PPE and COVID Testing for Critical Infrastructure Workers July 31st, 2020 Washington, DC – This week, Rep. Rick Crawford (AR-01) along with Rep. Steve Cohen (TN-09) introduced the Critical Infrastructure Employee Protection Act of 2020. This legislation requires the Department of Transportation and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to coordinate to ensure that critical infrastructure workers have access to Personal Protective...

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