Today the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) released a proposed rule to establish new requirements for the transportation of oil by rail. Congressman Kevin Cramer a video statement.
The controversial Waters of the U.S. rule was the subject of a Congressional hearing today. During the hearing of the Science, Space and Technology Committee, Congressman Kevin Cramer questioned U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Deputy Administrator Robert Perciasepe on the agency’s actions in pursuit of the rule.
Congressman Kevin Cramer led an oversight hearing of the U.S. House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Indian and Alaska Native Affairs to examine child protection and the justice system on the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation. Cramer requested the hearing to address child abuse, rape, and assault cases which have plagued Spirit Lake Reservation.
Today Congressman Kevin Cramer spoke on the floor of the House of Representatives urging members of both parties to support legislation to combat human trafficking
Congressman Cramer became the second North Dakotan to receive the prestigious Golden Spike Award in a National Association of Railroad Passengers (NARP) ceremony. NARP honored Congressman Kevin Cramer for his strong support of passenger trains and transit, both locally and across the United States.
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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) released a proposed rule to establish new requirements for the transportation of oil by rail. Congressman Kevin Cramer issued the following statement:
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today Congressman Kevin Cramer announced the U.S. House of Representatives passed bipartisan legislation to establish a more expedited and reasonable airport security screening process for veterans traveling to visit war memorials built in their honor.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Airports in Fargo, Williston, and Hettinger will receive more than $5.9 million in grants from the U.S. Department of Transportation to make improvements to existing infrastructure. Congressman Kevin Cramer released the following statement on the announcement:
BISMARCK, N.D. – BNSF Railway and Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) have publicly filed their fourth weekly status updates on the backlog in grain shipments, Congressman Kevin Cramer said today.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today the U.S. House of Representatives voted to cut funding to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) by 12 percent in response to the agency’s wasteful spending and targeting of private citizens based on their political beliefs.
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The majority leader of the US House of Representatives was seeing the Bakken first hand today.
Congressman Cramer was interviewed by FOX News for a recent segment.
By: Associated Press
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — More than 90 soldiers from the North Dakota National Guard have returned home to North Dakota.