Sen. Cramer Discusses CWD, Property Rights with North Dakota Backcountry Hunters & Anglers

BISMARCK – U.S. Senator Kevin Cramer (R-N.D.) met with the North Dakota chapter of the Backcountry Hunters & Anglers (BHA) today.

“We discussed legislation to help find a cure for Chronic Wasting Disease,” said Senator Cramer. “I assured them their voice had been heard and highlighted the bills I support to address this issue.”

Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) is a contagious neurological disease affecting elk, deer, and moose. It causes degeneration of the brains of infected animals resulting...

Senator Kevin Cramer Launches Veterans Advisory Board, Convenes First Meeting

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BISMARCK— U.S. Senator Kevin Cramer (R-N.D.) today launched his Veterans Advisory Board, a group of North Dakota veterans the Senator will meet with regularly to advise him on public policy affecting veterans.

“In the six years I served in the House of Representatives, this Advisory Board helped shape the policies I supported and the bills I introduced,” said Senator Cramer. “Now, I have reformed this committee and added more people who have either served our...

Sen. Cramer Statement on Sen. Warren Calling for DAPL, Keystone Permits to be Revoked

FARGO – U.S. Senator Kevin Cramer (R-N.D.) issued the following statement on U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-M.A.) calling for permits to be revoked for the Dakota Access and Keystone XL pipelines:

“The Senator is wrong. She is siding with the radical, out-of-state protestors who terrorized our law enforcement while the federal government did nothing. These legally-permitted pipelines are critical pieces of energy infrastructure that protect both our national security and our economic...

Sen. Cramer Delivers Remarks at Aldevron Ground Breaking Ceremony

FARGO – U.S. Senator Kevin Cramer (R-N.D.) today delivered remarks and participated in the ground breaking ceremony for Aldevron, a local biotechnology production company that is expanding their business and creating more jobs.

“Aldevron never takes a back seat when it comes to biotechnology innovation. They lead the way for entrepreneurship and innovation,” said Senator Cramer. “I appreciate the opportunity to be a part of today’s event that highlights the growth of another successful North...

Sen. Cramer Meets with Devils Lake Leaders, Tours Local Construction Projects

DEVILS LAKE, ND – U.S. Senator Kevin Cramer (R-N.D.) on Friday morning met with community leaders in Devils Lake and toured local construction projects.

“We discussed trade, agriculture, and local issues impacting this community,” Senator Cramer said of the meeting. “I am grateful to hear from these leaders, and I thank them for being gracious hosts.”

Those in attendance included Mayor Dick Johnson, State Senator Dave Oehlke, State Representatives Dennis Johnson and Greg Westlind, City...

Sen. Cramer Hears from Constituents at Coffee with Cramer Town Hall in Devils Lake

DEVILS LAKE, ND – U.S. Senator Kevin Cramer (R-N.D.) held a Coffee with Cramer town hall with constituents in Devils Lake today, where they discussed his overseas recent trip, constituent services, and the news of the day.

“I believe every problem we face can be solved through family discussions over coffee,”said Senator Cramer. “Our country needs to have more family discussions.”

During the event, Senator Cramer heard from veterans seeking assistance in maneuvering through the federal...

Sen. Cramer Tours Camp Grafton, Receives Update on Over the Horizon Radar Testing

DEVILS LAKE, ND – U.S. Senator Kevin Cramer (R-N.D.) on Thursday toured Camp Grafton and received a brief on their partnership with U.S. Northern Command (USNORTHCOM) to test a long-range radar.

“I look to connect with our National Guard as often as I can,” said Senator Cramer, a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee (SASC). “Thursday, I received an update on the Over the Horizon Radar testing from officials on the ground and North Dakota military leaders.”

The Senator’s visit comes...

Sen. Cramer on Trump Administration Improving ESA Implementing Regulations

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator and Chairman of the Senate Environment and Public Works (EPW) Subcommittee on Fisheries, Water, and Wildlife Kevin Cramer (R-N.D.) issued the following statement on the U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) unveiling improvements to Endangered Species Act (ESA) implementing regulations:

“The Endangered Species Act exists to identify struggling species and help them recover. Unfortunately, current implementation is drawn out and ineffective. Today’s actions will help...

Sen. Cramer Announces "Coffee with Cramer" This Friday in Devils Lake

WASHINGTON—U.S. Senator Kevin Cramer (R-N.D.) today announced he will hold a “Coffee With Cramer” town hall in Devils Lake this Friday, August 16.

“The best part of public service is the public,” says Senator Cramer. “Coffee with Cramer events—in addition to weekly talk radio town halls— afford me the direct access to North Dakotans I need in order to serve our state well.”

What:                       Coffee with Cramer

Where:                    Dunn Brothers Coffee at 210 Highway, 2nd Ave....

Sen. Cramer Praises Highway Bill, Submits North Dakota Comments to Senate Record

Senator Cramer Submits Comments from North Dakotans into Senate Record

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator and Senate Environment and Public Works (EPW) Committee member Kevin Cramer (R-N.D.) issued the following statement on America’s Transportation Infrastructure Act (ATIA), the highway reauthorization bill he supports that unanimously passed through EPW before the August recess:

“Our bill contains the largest funding commitment in highway authorization history. It grows the economy, enhances roads...