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Mar 27, 2013 Press Release
MINOT, N.D. – Senators John Hoeven and Heidi Heitkamp, Congressman Kevin Cramer and Governor Jack Dalrymple today announced that the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has awarded the city of Minot and Ward County more than $40 million in another round of funding through the Community Development Block Grant Disaster Relief (CDBG-DR) program.
Mar 26, 2013 Press Release
Dickinson, North Dakota- Today, Congressman Kevin Cramer joined about 150 people, MDU Resources Group and Calumet Specialty Product Partners who braved winter like weather on the North Dakota Prairie for the groundbreaking of the first new oil refinery to be built in this country in nearly 50 years.
Mar 22, 2013 Press Release
Bismarck, North Dakota – Congressman Kevin Cramer (R-ND) has been handpicked by House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy to serve as a member of the House Energy Action Team (HEAT).
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Mar 22, 2013 Press Release
Bill Seeks To Improve The Efficiency Of Processing Oil And Natural Gas Permits

Washington, DC – Today, the Natural Resources Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources held an Oversight Hearing and a Legislative Hearing on a number of bills, including Congressman Kevin Cramer’s bill H.R. 767 that modifies the Pilot Project offices of the Federal Permit Streamlining Pilot Project in the Energy Policy Act of 2005. 

Mar 21, 2013 Press Release

Washington, DC – The Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny (REINS) Act, cosponsored by Congressman Kevin Cramer of North Dakota and 147 of his House colleagues, was approved by the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law.  The REINS Act requires new federal rules and regulations, with an economic impact of $100 million or more, to be approved

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Mar 21, 2013 Press Release

Washington, DC- Today, on the steps of the United States Capitol, the “Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America” (IAVA) organization called on President Obama to establish a Presidential Commission to end the VA disability benefits backlog.

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Mar 20, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Senators John Hoeven and Heidi Heitkamp and Congressman Kevin Cramer yesterday met with representatives from both the Grand Forks Base Realignment Impact Committee (BRIC) and Minot’s Task Force 21.
Mar 20, 2013 Press Release
Washington, DC – Congressman Kevin Cramer met with representatives of Statoil, a Norwegian Energy Company with worldwide oil and gas operations
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Mar 20, 2013 Press Release
Washington, DC- Sequestration, military construction, and unmanned aerial systems were topics of discussion today when Congressman Kevin Cramer met with Major General David Sprynczynatyk along with other officers including Colonel Bob Beckland, Colonel Steve Tabor and Lieutenant Colonel Davina French over lunch in his Washington office
Mar 19, 2013 Press Release
Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Kevin Cramer voted in favor of a resolution authorizing the 32nd Annual National Peace Officers’ Memorial Service to be sponsored by the Grand Lodge of the Fraternal Order of Police.

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