Congressman Kevin Cramer

Representing North Dakota, At Large

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May 10, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Kevin Cramer issued the following statement after the U.S. Senate voted down the Congressional Review Act (CRA) resolution of disapproval for the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) rule entitled “Waste Prevention, Production Subject to Royalties, and Resource Conservation.”
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May 9, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman Kevin Cramer issued the following statement after Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt proposed approving an application by the State of North Dakota for state primacy over Class VI injection well activities. Under final approval, the State of North Dakota will serve as the primary regulatory body over geologic storage of carbon dioxide within state boundaries.
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May 5, 2017 Press Release
BISMARCK, N.D. – Congressman Kevin Cramer announced his public schedule for the next seven days. Listing of events is below. All times are local.
May 4, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman Kevin Cramer voted with his colleagues today to strengthen U.S. sanctions on the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea.
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May 4, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Kevin Cramer supported legislation passed by the House of Representatives today, which he describes as a rescue mission to save Americans from a very sick health care law.
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May 4, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman Kevin Cramer issued the following statement after President Donald J. Trump signed an executive order promoting free speech and religious liberty. The Order declares that it is the policy of the Administration to protect and vigorously promote religious liberty. It directs the Internal Revenue Service to exercise as much discretion as possible to alleviate the burden of the Johnson Amendment, a provision that prohibits religious leaders from speaking about politics and candidates from the pulpit. In addition, the Order will provide regulatory relief for religious objectors to Obamacare’s provide preventative services mandate, which was supported by the U.S. Supreme Court in its Hobby Lobby case.
May 3, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman Kevin Cramer supported legislation passed by the U.S. House of Representatives today to fund the federal government for the remainder of this fiscal year.
May 3, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Kevin Cramer participated in a House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy hearing today entitled “Legislation Addressing Pipeline and Hydropower Infrastructure Modernization.”
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May 2, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Kevin Cramer supported legislation passed by the U.S. House of Representatives today allowing private-sector employers the ability to provide more flexibility for their employees by offering the choice of paid time off in lieu of cash wages for overtime hours worked.
May 2, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman Kevin Cramer supported legislation passed by the U.S. House of Representatives today improving declaration procedures by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for major disasters and refining the technology for awarding relief grants.

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May 23, 2013 Video

Washington, D.C. – Today Congressman Kevin Cramer spoke on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives as the full chamber passed a bill to approve the Keystone XL pipeline without the President’s signature.

May 16, 2013 Video

Washington, D.C. – Today Congressman Kevin Cramer issued the following statement in response to the new draft federal rule on hydraulic fracturing published by the U.S. Department of the Interior.

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May 15, 2013 Video

Washington, D.C. – Today Congressman Kevin Cramer spoke on the floor of the House of Representatives as the first bill he introduced was passed by the full chamber. H.R. 767 will improve the efficiency of processing federal oil and natural gas permits in North Dakota. Prior to today’s vote, Cramer worked to pass the bill out of the House Committee on Natural Resources.

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