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Congressman Kelly Armstrong spoke with Chris Berg on Valley News Live’s Point of View about the importance of the Dakota Access Pipeline to North Dakota's economy. In addition, he covers why pipelines are safe, efficient, reliable, help reduce emissions, and bring substantial benefits to rural communities.
Congressman Kelly Armstrong joined Liz MacDonald on Fox Business's Evening Edit to discuss the importance of having a resilient and reliable electric grid.
Thousands of North Dakotans rely on jobs supported by the energy industry to provide for their families. This industry is driven by people who live in Bakken cities like Watford City and Williston, coal country towns like Beulah and Washburn, and thousands of others in Bismarck, Minot, and even Fargo, just to name a few.
Congressman Kelly Armstrong spoke with Chris Berg on Valley News Live’s Point of View to discuss why he will not vote for a second rushed impeachment against President Trump, the riot that happened at the U.S. Capitol on January 6th and responsibility for it, and social media censorship by Big Tech.
WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Kelly Armstrong, R-N.D., was in the balcony of the House chamber when rioters started trying to break down the doors after Capitol police had locked them.
He said he was right above where officers had their guns drawn as the rioters pushed on the door.
"People were scared," he said.
Two of the owners of the company that makes OxyContin acknowledged to a congressional committee on Thursday that the powerful prescription painkiller has played a role in the national opioid crisis but stopped short of apologizing or admitting wrongdoing.