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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Kevin Cramer released the following statement upon the release of the Energy Information Administration’s (EIA) report highlighting the benefits of lifting the U.S. ban on crude oil exports.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Linden P. Blue, the CEO of General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc., will join Congressman Kevin Cramer and area officials for a Grand Forks familiarization tour on Wednesday.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Kevin Cramer released the following statement on the preliminary injunction issued today on the “Waters of the United States” (WOTUS) Rule. Thirteen states, including North Dakota, sued to delay the effective date of the Rule.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Kevin Cramer announced today for the first time sport fishing will be allowed on four national wildlife refuges in North Dakota. They are the Ardoch, Lake Alice, Rose Lake and Silver Lake refuges, which are part of the National Wildlife Refuge System (NWRS), a division of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS). This change in policy is effective immediately.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Kevin Cramer released the following statement following oral arguments in a case where 13 states, including North Dakota, are seeking an injunction to delay the effective date of the “Waters of the United States” (WOTUS) Rule.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Kevin Cramer welcomed the announcement the United States Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) signed a Record of Decision selecting the preferred alternative proposed for the Northwest Area Water Supply Project (NAWS).
WASHINGTON – Senators John Hoeven and Heidi Heitkamp and Congressman Kevin Cramer this week wrote a letter to Michael Huerta, Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), urging him to approve the relocation of Sloulin Field International Airport in Williston. In April of 2014, the delegation invited Huerta to visit North Dakota to see firsthand the need for airport expansion and improvements in the state.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Kevin Cramer made the following statement after President Obama released the Environmental Protection Agency’s Final Clean Power Plan (CPP) today.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Kevin Cramer expressed serious concerns after Congressional oversight uncovered internal memos from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) showing its opposition to the EPA’s implementation of the “Waters of the United States” or WOTUS Rule.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the United States House of Representatives passed H.R. 3236, the Surface Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act of 2015. The bill extends the Highway Trust Fund (HTF) through October 29, 2015 and transfers $3.348 billion dollars from the Veterans Choice Fund to pay for non-VA care provided to eligible patients from May 1 to October 1, 2015.