Rick Crawford

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Name: Rick Crawford
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Reps. Costa and Crawford prepare for WTO ruling on COOL rule

Rep. Jim Costa (D-CA) and Rep. Rick Crawford (R-AR), ranking member and chairman of the Subcommittee on Livestock, Rural Development, and Credit respectively, were joined recently by 110 members of Congress in sending a letter to Secretary of Agriculture ... [Published High Plains Journal - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

Support for agriculture difficult when few people understand it

It’s interesting, says Rep. Rick Crawford, that there are 535 members of Congress who consider themselves experts on farm policy, yet “few want to be on the Ag Committee.”Crawford, House member from Arkansas’ first district, says those who want to shape ... [Published Delta Farm Press - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

Commentary: Veteran Crawford’s Vote Against VA Funding

In 1988, U.S. Rep. Rick Crawford was an Army bomb technician serving in Pakistan. It was his job to keep things from exploding. On July 30, he played with a little fire.Crawford, a Republican who represents Eastern Arkansas’ 1st District, was one of only ... [Published Southwest Times Record - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 2 reports

Congressmen Commend Final Rule on Poultry Slaughter Inspection

Poultry News 06 August 2014US - Congressmen Sanford D. Bishop, Jr. (GA-02) and Rick Crawford (AR-01), Co-Chairs of the Congressional Chicken Caucus, have released statements after USDA published its final rule on the 'Modernization of Poultry Slaughter ... [Published The Poultry Site - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 02 2014 - Updated Aug 02 2014 - 1 reports

VA vote attacked in 1st District race

WASHINGTON — With a VFW building as a backdrop, Democratic challenger Jackie McPherson on Friday condemned again a vote that Rep. Rick Crawford cast this week against a $16.3 billion bill that sailed through Congress in response to a VA hospital scandal ... [Published Pine Bluff Commercial News - Aug 02 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

Poll shows GOP with advantage in three Arkansas Congressional races

A new flurry of polling shows Republicans with a solid victory in one Congressional District, advantages in two other districts, and an air-tight race for the remaining district in Central Arkansas. U.S. Rep. Steve Womack, R-Rogers, is safe in the 3rd ... [Published The City Wire - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 5 reports

Crawford among 5 to oppose VA overhaul measure

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Republican U.S. Rep. Rick Crawford was among five House members Wednesday to oppose a measure to overhaul the Veterans Affairs Department and improve veterans' health care, a vote that drew immediate criticism from his Democratic ... [Published Bradenton Herald - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

On this 49th Anniversary of Medicare, Crawford, Hill, and Westerman turn their backs on seniors

Today is the 49th Anniversary of Medicare, but if Congressman Rick Crawford, French Hill, and Bruce Westerman had it their way, the Medicare guarantee that seniors have paid into and earned would be jeopardized:"Instead of fighting for the values that ... [Published Noodls - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 2 reports

EPA/Corps/NRCS alliance spells trouble for farmers, Rep. Crawford says

“The crux of the entire Waters of the U.S. debate," says Arkansas Rep. Rick Crawford, "is that if the EPA can, in their opinion, demonstrate subjectively that there is a significant nexus between a regulated waterway and water on your farm, then the water ... [Published Delta Farm Press - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Crawford: No Consideration Given of Economic Impact to Hatchery Closures Unacceptable

Yesterday, Rep. Rick Crawford (AR-1) questioned U.S. Fish & Wildlife officials whether they considered economic impacts, such as the number of jobs and total local economic activity, when drafting their strategic hatchery and workforce planning report ... [Published Noodls - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Crawford: Testimony Points to Economic Burdens on Municipalities from EPA Permitting

U.S. Rep. Rick Crawford (AR-1) asked witnesses Thursday who testified before a Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment of the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee whether they have experienced hardships on their permitting process with ... [Published Noodls - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 2 reports

USDA designates 23 counties as disaster areas

WASHINGTON — Farmers and ranchers in 23 eastern Arkansas counties ravaged by June floods will be eligible to receive disaster assistance through the U.S. Department of Agriculture.Jefferson County has been named a contiguous disaster county.US Agriculture ... [Published Pine Bluff Commercial News - Jul 24 2014]

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...luntary-based inspection rule for the poultry industry, prioritizing, modernizing, and bolstering food safety in the US," said Congressman Crawford. "at the same time, i’m disheartened the department continues to hamstring slaughter output despite years of hard evidence disproving that increased line speeds equates to greater food safety concerns. we cannot expect our producers and processors to compete against foreign markets if we hold them back."

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Mitt Romney endorses Hutchinson in Arkansas gub... [Published The City Wire - 11 hours ago]
Proposal On Federally Protected Water Sparks Lo... [Published North West Arkansas Times - Aug 18 2014]
Reps. Costa and Crawford prepare for WTO ruling... [Published High Plains Journal - Aug 15 2014]
The principled man [Published North West Arkansas Times - Aug 13 2014]
Community supports local Boys & Girls Club [Published Courier Tribune - Aug 12 2014]
Peanuts dodge Russian ban — Vermont turns to CO... [Published Politico - Aug 12 2014]
Support for agriculture difficult when few peop... [Published Delta Farm Press - Aug 11 2014]
Steve Brawner: Governing by crisis wrong way to... [Published Daily Citizen - Aug 08 2014]
National voter ‘engagement’ for GOP may not pla... [Published The City Wire - Aug 07 2014]
Gulf Coast Racing Roundup: Okie Mason leads two... [Published Mississippi Press - Aug 07 2014]
Commentary: Veteran Crawford’s Vote Against VA ... [Published Southwest Times Record - Aug 06 2014]
Congressmen Commend Final Rule on Poultry Slaug... [Published The Poultry Site - Aug 06 2014]
Crawford: USDA rule keeps domestic poultry indu... [Published Arkansas News Bureau - Aug 06 2014]
Families, friends make big day of 2014 Arkansas... [Published Delta Farm Press - Aug 05 2014]
Subcommittee looks at ways to expand rural U.S.... [Published AgProfessional - Aug 04 2014]
Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest: For dark re... [Published Daily Kos - Aug 04 2014]
Congress Members Ask USDA to Drop COOL if WTO D... [Published Global FoodMate - Aug 04 2014]
White House salutes helpful Arkansas rancher [Published North West Arkansas Times - Aug 03 2014]
Washington Digest - Congress struggles with res... [Published Pine Bluff Commercial News - Aug 02 2014]
VA vote attacked in 1st District race [Published Pine Bluff Commercial News - Aug 02 2014]
New polls show Republicans lead in Congressiona... [Published KATV - Aug 01 2014]
CONGRESS PASSES EMERGENCY VA FUNDING BILL [Published VFW Magazine - Aug 01 2014]
Farm Bill; C.O.O.L.; Ag Economy; Climate; And R... [Published Farms.com - Aug 01 2014]
VIDEO: Floodwaters inundate cropland [Published Noodls - Aug 01 2014]
FSA assistance available for two weather disasters [Published Area Wide News - Aug 01 2014]
Poll shows GOP with advantage in three Arkansas... [Published The City Wire - Aug 01 2014]
Subcommittee Examines Ways to Expand Rural Amer... [Published KRVN 880 Rural Radio - Aug 01 2014]
House Passes Deal on U.S. Veterans Health Care,... [Published KARK TV - Jul 31 2014]
House Approves Sweeping Overhaul Of Vets' Healt... [Published Kaiser Health News - Jul 31 2014]
First Edition: July 31, 2014 [Published News-Medical.Net - Jul 31 2014]
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