BISMARCK, N.D. - Congressman Kevin Cramer today said the Canadian government has indicated they will allow their grain-by-rail shipment performance mandates to expire at the end of November, barring any unforeseen circumstances.
BISMARCK, N.D. - Congressman Kevin Cramer today announced he awarded Congressional nominations to the United States military service academies to four students. Cramer nominated Gabriel Cavender and Jacee French to the United States Air Force Academy, Jessie Brodeur to the United States Naval Academy, and Wagner Mogga to the United States Merchant Marine Academy.
BISMARCK, N.D. – Today Congressman Kevin Cramer announced BNSF Railway and Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) have publicly filed updated weekly grain backlog status updates as part of a more detailed reporting requirement announced by the U.S. Surface Transportation Board (STB) on October 8. A summary of the reporting data specific to North Dakota is below.
FARGO, N.D. – Today Congressman Kevin Cramer announced his public schedule for the remainder of the week. The list of events is below:
Wednesday, October 29
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Chairman Daniel Elliott and Commissioner Ann Begeman of the Surface and Transportation Board responded to Congressman Kevin Cramer’s concerns about the Canadian government’s grain rail shipment performance mandates upon the Canadian National (CN) and Canadian Pacific (CP) Railroads.
BISMARCK, N.D. – Today Congressman Kevin Cramer announced his updated public schedule for the week. Three new events have been added for Wednesday:
Tuesday, October 21
Washington, D.C., October 15, 2014 – The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) has awarded Rep. Kevin Cramer the NAM Award for Manufacturing Legislative Excellence. The award is based on his votes in the 113th Congress on issues that are critical to manufacturing in the United States.
FARGO, N.D. – Today Congressman Kevin Cramer helped kick off a rail safety training hosted by GATX Corporation and BNSF Railway in Fargo. During the two-day event GATX and BNSF will provide training to emergency responders on the proper handling of railcars using its TankTrainer and Classroom Car.
FARGO, N.D. – Today Congressman Kevin Cramer issued the following statement in response to the extended comment period for the proposed Waters of the US rule.
BISMARCK, N.D. – Today the Office of Advocacy of the U.S. Small Business Administration stated the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Army Corps of Engineers have improperly certified the proposed Waters of the U.S. rule under the Regulatory Flexibility Act (RFA) and requests the agencies withdraw the rule.