Congressman Kevin Cramer

Representing North Dakota, At Large

Press Releases

Feb 16, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Kevin Cramer supported a joint resolution passed by the U.S. House of Representatives today disapproving a Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) regulation limiting state choices on dispersing funds for family planning clinics.
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Feb 15, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Kevin Cramer questioned witnesses on the consultation process during the permitting of the Dakota Access Pipeline in an Energy and Commerce Energy Subcommittee hearing today.
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Feb 15, 2017 Press Release

 

WASHINGTON, D.C. Congressman Kevin Cramer has been named by Speaker Paul Ryan as one of four Members of the House of Representatives to serve on the Canada-United States Interparliamentary Group.

Feb 13, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Kevin Cramer supported several bills passed by the House of Representatives today to assist veterans in expediting benefit claims and increasing employment opportunities.
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Feb 13, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Kevin Cramer released the following statement about today’s decision by U.S. District Judge James Boasberg to deny a temporary restraining order to halt construction on the Dakota Access Pipeline.
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Feb 10, 2017 Press Release
Congratulations to my close friend, Dr. Tom Price, on becoming our nation’s next Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS). As a thought-leader on solving the turmoil brought on by Obamacare, Tom is equipped to hit the ground running his first day in office. As a medical physician, Tom has committed his entire life to protecting the most vulnerable among us and championing what’s best for patients. As the head of HHS, he will serve as a great ally to Congress as we work to give Americans more control and more choices in their health coverage. Through Tom, North Dakotans will never have to worry about being turned away for care or having access to health coverage taken away – including those with pre-existing conditions.
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Feb 9, 2017 Press Release
“I want to congratulate Senator Sessions on becoming the next Attorney General of the United States this morning. He will enforce the rule of the law, which was regularly ignored by the Department of Justice over the last eight years. I have already spoken with him and White House staff about reimbursing the state of North Dakota for emergency response and law enforcement costs incurred as a direct result of the Obama Administration’s efforts to delay the construction of the legally permitted Dakota Access Pipeline project. Unlike former Attorneys General Eric Holder and Loretta Lynch, who received the support of every Democrat in the Senate, Attorney General Sessions is committed to cracking down on sanctuary cities and enforcing immigration laws...
Feb 8, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Kevin Cramer issued the following statement about Dakota Access, LLC, receiving the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers easement today for the Dakota Access Pipeline to cross under the Missouri River at Lake Oahe.
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Feb 7, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Kevin Cramer announced the U.S Army Corps of Engineers has provided the Notice of Intent to Congress to grant the easement for the Dakota Access Pipeline to cross beneath the Missouri River. Acting Secretary of the Army Robert Speer informed Cramer today of the intent to issue the Congressional notification, which was received by the House Natural Resources Committee this afternoon.
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Feb 7, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Kevin Cramer supported a joint resolution passed by U.S. House of Representatives today disapproving a Bureau of Land Management (BLM) regulation he believes overreaches its authority and undercuts the voice of county and local governments in managing federal land and resources. The resolution, which Cramer co-sponsored, passed by a vote of 234 to 186.
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