BISMARCK, N.D. – Senators John Hoeven and Kevin Cramer and Congressman Kelly Armstrong today urged President Trump to approve the State of North Dakota’s request for a presidential major disaster declaration due to fall flooding and the early snowstorm.
WASHINGTON - Congressman Kelly Armstrong joined the "Inside Agriculture" podcast with Erick Johnson to discuss USMCA and the latest news out of Washington. Listen to their discussion below:
WASHINGTON – Congressman Kelly Armstrong released the following statement today on the House vote on Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s partisan drug pricing bill, H.R. 3:
WASHINGTON – Congressman Kelly Armstrong released the following statement today on the House passage of the Conference Report to the Fiscal Year 2020 National Defense Authorization Act (S. 1790):
The stage has been set, finally, for a deal on a new North American trade agreement, which has been stalled amid both partisan rancor and concerns about various provisions ranging from labor standards to a 10-year protection for biologic drugs that might have kept prices high.
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WASHINGTON - Congressman Kelly Armstrong joined C-SPAN's "Washington Journal" program today to discuss the week's votes in the House of Representatives, the fate of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement, and more. Watch his appearance below:
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The U.S. House will be voting on a bill later today, July 12, that would cover the healthcare costs for first responders of the September 11th, 2001 terrorist attacks.
One day before the redesignation ceremony at Grand Forks Air Force Base, the U.S. Senate approved the National Defense Authorization Act, which provides an additional $25 million in funding for RQ-4 Global Hawks, integral to operations in North Dakota.
WASHINGTON – Criminal justice reform, addiction and farming. What’s being done in Washington to address these issues?
North Dakota Congressman Kelly Armstrong is working on a bipartisan bill to give $5 billion over five years to fight the opioid epidemic. At least $4 million would be given to each state to reduce overdose deaths through prevention, treatment, and recovery.
Congressman Kelly Armstrong discussed his new criminal justice reform bill, the Justice Reinvestment Initiative Act, on Varney and Co. on Fox Business on Monday.
North Dakota's congressional delegation is making its case to U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao that Washington state's new crude-by-rail law violates the nation's Interstate Commerce Clause and interferes with the U.S. Department of Transportation's authority over the shipment of crude oil over state lines.