Congressman Kevin Cramer recognized the volunteer efforts of two North Dakota electric linemen on the floor of the House of Representatives. Jody Bruce of Minot and Josh Hoffman of Carrington traveled to Haiti to help provide electricity in the community of Caracol.
Congressman Kevin Cramer pressed the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) on its lack of transparency and questionable enforcement of wildlife laws. For more than 10 months, the FWS has delayed fulfilling requests for documents providing insight into the development of its enforcement policies.
The House of Representatives passed a bill cosponsored by Congressman Kevin Cramer to save taxpayer dollars and protect jobs by ending the Obama Administration’s attempts to rewrite and drastically expand coal mining regulation.
Congressman Cramer presented the national 2014 Buddy Walk of the Year Award to ‘Up with Downs’, a Down syndrome support network serving families in the Fargo/Moorhead area. Each year, the National Down Syndrome Society recognizes a Buddy Walk which goes above and beyond to incorporate all the elements of advocacy.
Congressman Kevin Cramer delivered testimony at a Transportation and Infrastructure subcommittee hearing on passenger and freight rail safety. In his remarks, Cramer said it is vital for government to keep pace with the growing energy economy rather than control it by either regulatory delays or overreach.
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Washington, D.C. – Today the U.S. State Department extended the comment period for the Keystone XL Pipeline project. The State Department indicated “uncertainty created by the on-going litigation in the Nebraska Supreme Court” as a reason for additional time.
LANGDON, N.D. – Today the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced it is moving forward with repealing certain flood insurance rate increases as required under the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014, cosponsored by Congressman Kevin Cramer.
LANGDON, N.D. – Today Congressman Kevin Cramer announced he will bring two senior staff members of the House Agriculture Committee to Fargo for a public Farm Bill seminar and question-and-answer session.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today the U.S. Surface Transportation Board (STB) issued a decision regarding freight rail service delays affecting North Dakota.
BISMARCK, N.D. – U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz has responded to an inquiry made by Congressman Kevin Cramer last week at a hearing of the U.S. House Science, Space and Technology Committee. Cramer asked about the status of a research plan due to Congress over a year ago.
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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.