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July 25, 2019 Press Release
The REINS Act restores Congressional authority over major regulations imposed by the U.S. government.
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July 24, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (D, Conn.) and Congressman Kelly Armstrong (R, N.D.) today introduced the bipartisan Preventing Online Sales of E-Cigarettes to Children Act. The legislation would require in-person age verification upon delivery of online purchases of e-cigarette and vapor products.

July 24, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Senator John Hoeven (R-ND), Chairman of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs (SCIA), today announced that the Senate Indian Affairs Committee has approved S. 2159, legislation he introduced with Senator Kevin Cramer to return criminal jurisdiction to the Spirit Lake Nation for crimes committed on the reservation.

July 23, 2019 Press Release

BISMARCK, N.D. – Congressman Kelly Armstrong led a delegation of members of Congress to visit North Dakota’s Bakken oil fields Monday. Members toured multiple operations, from drilling to gas production in Watford City, and learned about how technology has transformed the oil and gas industry.

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July 19, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – The North Dakota Congressional delegation issued the following statement on North Dakota’s Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem suing the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) over the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) protests:

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July 19, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Senator John Hoeven, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, Senator Kevin Cramer and Representative Kelly Armstrong this week introduced legislation in the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives to return criminal jurisdiction to the Spirit Lake Nation for crimes committed on the reservation.

July 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – The North Dakota Congressional delegation issued the following statement on North Dakota’s Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem petitioning the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) to overturn Washington State’s law imposing oil restrictions:

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July 12, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – The North Dakota Congressional delegation introduced legislation today to change the name of “Sullys Hill,” a National Game Preserve administered by U.S. Fish and Wildlife (FWS) within the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation, to “White Horse Hill,” its traditional Dakota name.

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July 11, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Kelly Armstrong, Congressman Rob Bishop and Congressman Collin Peterson introduced a bipartisan bill today to improve and modernize the federal infrastructure permitting process, which will help create jobs in North Dakota, Utah, Minnesota and across the country.

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July 10, 2019 Press Release

FARGO, N.D. – Congressman Kelly Armstrong's staff will host a mobile office hour in Wahpeton, North Dakota, on Tuesday, July 16.

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