Congressman Kevin Cramer questioned the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) on its lack of transparency and inconsistent redactions of information requested by Congress. For more than a year, the FWS has delayed fulfilling requests for documents providing insight into its enforcement of wildlife laws.
Tthe U.S. House of Representatives completed a series of eight bills to stop and prevent human trafficking, including legislation Congressman Kevin Cramer helped introduce last week. The bipartisan Human Trafficking Prevention, Intervention, and Recovery Act will prevent trafficking while also providing additional resources for survivors working to recover.
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.
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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today the U.S. House of Representatives passed a continuing resolution to keep the government funded through December 11, 2014. An amendment to the resolution, passed on a separate vote, would grant President Obama the authority he requested to train and arm properly vetted Syrians to combat ISIS, so long as certain accountability measures are followed.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today Congressman Kevin Cramer challenged the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on its pursuit of power plant regulations which threaten to dismantle the coal industry in the United States.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. House of Representatives took action today to protect employees of small businesses from health plan cancellations due to Obamacare.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Tonight Congressman Kevin Cramer released the following statement after President Barack Obama’s address on ISIS:
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today Congressman Kevin Cramer questioned the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) on its lack of transparency and inconsistent redactions of information requested by Congress. For more than a year, the FWS has delayed fulfilling requests for documents providing insight into its enforcement of wildlife laws.
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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.