WASHINGTON - Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-CA), co-chair of the Bipartisan Task Force to End Sexual Violence, along with Congressman Kelly Armstrong (R-ND), Congresswoman Zoe Lofgren (D-CA), Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA) and Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) today announced the introduction of the bipartisan Survivors’ Bill of Rights in the States Act.
Gov. Doug Burgum, working alongside State Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring, and backed by North Dakota’s congressional delegation, has asked U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue for a secretarial disaster declaration to make available federal assistance to farmers struggling with the extremely wet harvest.
BISMARCK, N.D. – Senators John Hoeven and Kevin Cramer and Congressman Kelly Armstrong today urged U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue to approve the State of North Dakota’s request for an agriculture disaster designation as a result of the extreme late season rainfall as well as the early snowstorm. The state is seeking a designation for 47 counties.
Congressman Kelly Armstrong (R, N.D.) on Thursday joined Chuck Todd on Meet the Press Daily to talk about the latest developments in the House Democrats' impeachment inquiry.
WASHINGTON – Congressman Kelly Armstrong released the following statement regarding the House passage of the impeachment resolution (H. Res. 660):
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Rep. Kelly Armstrong, R-N.D., has donated his salary from the 35-day partial government shutdown to the Abused Adult Resource Center in Bismarck.
Armstrong gave a check for $7,500 to AARC, according to a statement issued by the organization on Tuesday.
FARGO — With Congress back in session and the government shutdown ended, delegates from North Dakota and Minnesota have announced their guests for the State of the Union address on Tuesday, Feb. 5.
Senators and representatives from both states are taking individuals that engage in public work and tackle issues ranging from health care to education. [...]
(CNN) - As federal employees brace themselves for their second missed paycheck should the government not reopen in time to make payroll by Tuesday, some members of Congress have decided to join them in a show of solidarity and refuse their paychecks.
As the shutdown officially becomes the longest in history, local officials mirror the stalemate happening in Washington.
Kelly Armstrong, a baseball coach-turned-congressman, is about to learn what it's like to be an underdog. But he says he's not fazed as he begins his first term in the new House Republican minority — and is ready for political battle.