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makes half of USA's
& is exported all across the globe! See how
feeds the world & helps
: 1 in 3 acres on American farms is planted for hungry consumers overseas -
Guess how much debt we add each day? Watch and see how much and what it can buy!
will move us closer to energy independence while also creating thousands of new
. It's simple - it's
Had a great time stuffing @
care packages with @
Are you on
? You can follow me as I take pictures of my time in the First District and in Washington!
: It's been nearly 5 years since the initial application for
: Even in this nightmare, the people of OK and my hometown of Moore will overcome and rebuild.
: Lucas: 3 yrs after
was enacted, numerous Main Street businesses R still waiting 2 understand how new regs affec…
: Lucas: Our food producers, our manufacturers, our tech companies, & our public power companies have all been impacted by n…
: Lucas: Moving forward, we will continue our hearings with perspectives from end-users, futures customers, and of course, t…
: Lucas: This is the first hearing on the issue, and the first in a series of hearings this Committee plans to hold in advan…
As the recovery continues, please
and everyone who has been affected by this tragedy.
as they are starting to know the full extent of damage from the tornado they just had.
Please keep everyone in
in your prayers as they endure another day of severe weather and outbreaks of tornados.
: Editorial boards across the country lining up in support of
: Schock’s Persistence about IRS Interactions with Pro-Life Organizations Raises New Questions
Last week I joined over 100 of my colleagues in signing a letter to Secretary Lew about the
. Read more:
Looking forward to ensuring
and America has a voice in regards to the furture of freight transportation:
I'm heading back to Washington today. We'll consider legislation helping our
, approval for
, and addressing student loans
I am looking forward to getting back to
& talking with folks about the
and other things on their mind. Thanks for following!
It was a busy week in Washington! I am glad we passed a bipartisan
, heard from the
today, and talked w/ some folks from
I will be following closely testimony today during @
hearing on the
scandal. We need to get to the bottom of all this.
: Watch the W&M Committee Hearing on the
live streamed here at 9am:
train wreck coming
How would you describe
Not the answer
Entitlement expansion binge
Its Only Money
Another $1.3 trillion
New Entitlement Spending
I dont think we should speed ahead with $1.3trillion in new spending in the middle of a
, do you?
XL pipeline will create
, increase U.S.
independence and safely power
I'm in a @
markup of H.R. 3, The Northern Route Approval Act.
will create thousands of new
were all treated fairly with this
. Any specific concerns that you have?
is right: "We have an adventure ahead of us in June"
: Thank you for following along during
that will be taken up on the floor this summer. We passed a bill that works well for all commodity groups.
I was happy to vote YES on the
tonight with an overall vote of 36 in favor, 10 against.
I am disappointed the USDA
inspection program was repealed but i'll keep fighting for
farmers on the House floor
, My pleasure! Its an honor to work hard for Arkansas and American ag-producers.
Our duty on the Ag Committee is to protect American agriculture.
is a part of American agriculture.
I believe we have to support
farmers across America. Lets keep the
inspection program and eliminate the
I appreciate the support that @
provided for my amendment tonight during the
mark up. Passed by voice vote.
I am offering my amendment that would restrict the USDA from making any governance changes to the National Poultry Improvement Plan
We are continuing to work through amendments by members to
. Constituents of members should be proud for the work going in to the bill
: Peterson: It's 10:30 at night. Let's vote!
American agriculture has been a bright spot in our economy & our work today on the
shows our entire dedication to our ag-producers
We are continuing to work through amendments to the
bill. I commend my colleagues for the work they are putting in to this
in the First District contribute greatly to the
has now recessed until 6:30 pm ET. We will resume debate on Title 5 - Credit.
reforms still provide families with assistance who are truly in need
My colleague from AL, @
is enjoying an
is an important part of the
protects important livestock components like
Committee markup of Farm Bill.
is primary legislation to assure America's
: Lucas: Let’s give taxpayers billions of dollars in deficit reduction.
: Lucas: Let’s give certainty to an industry that has been a bright spot in an otherwise dismal economy.
We have over 50 amendments that have been submitted by members and mark up should last most of the day and in to the night.
I am looking forward to marking up the
bill today. I believe we will produce a bipartisan
much like we did last year.
Act reforms the
program for the first time since the welfare reforms of 1996.
: Lucas: No other Cmte in Congress is voluntarily cutting money from its jurisdiction to reduce size and scope of Fed Govt.
: Lucas: We’ll achieve nearly $40 bil in savings by eliminating outdated government programs and reforming others.
: Lucas: Today, this Cmte will mark up a reform-minded
that was developed with true bipartisanship.
: Lucas: This work began in the countryside with field hearings led by my friend and Ranking Member Peterson.
A different kind of
Follow - be sure to
today for updates as we mark up
I would like to thank @
for having me on @
this morning. Great discussion about the
and other events.
This year's Farm Bill will ensure that future farmers across America will be abl...: This year's Farm Bill wil...
are another great example of the @
, acres have increased the last two years.
The House farm bill provides protection for cotton growers while taking a step i...: The House farm bill provi...
gives protection for
growers while moving towards resolving the Brazil trade dispute.
Tomorrow the House Agriculture Committee will mark up the 2013 Farm Bill. The f...: Tomorrow the House Agricu...
industry contributes $34billion in economic activity and over 120k jobs. Nearly half of the nation’s
is produced in AR01.
will mark up the
is a critical part of our ag-economy in
The jury conviction of Kermit Gosnell today, as well as the gruesome testimony d...: The jury conviction of Ke...
I would like to wish my wife and other mothers across the First District a very...: I would like to wish my wi...
My Column this week discusses the upcoming Farm Bill. I am hopeful the new Farm...: My Column this week discus...
Here is my column for this week.
Here is my column for thi...
On Wednesday I was honored to present testimony in support of our Joint Explosiv...: On Wednesday I was honore...
Great to meet with Dr. Paul Neis from Mountain Home to Washington DC. He was her...: Great to meet with Dr. Pa...
Glad to meet with the folks from the Arkansas Surgical Hospital. So grateful for...: Glad to meet with the fol...
Food-for-Peace promotes the goodwill of the American people by providing America...: Food-for-Peace promotes t...
CRAWFORD COLUMN: Obama Plays Politics With FAA Furloughs, The FFA furlough debac...: CRAWFORD COLUMN: Obama Pl...
Today is the National Day of Prayer. I encourage you to take a moment to pray fo...: Today is the National Day...
Looking at some of the robots EOD Techs use to examine and move bombs. There are...: Looking at some of the ro...
Thank you to the Town Crier for highlighting the Spirit of Enterprise Award!: Thank you to the Town Crier for ...
: Obama at 100 days presser: 'Maybe I should just pack up and go home' - The Hill - covering Congress,thehill....
Today my staff met with members of the Arkansas Rural Electric Co-Ops to discuss...: Today my staff met with m...
Great to welcome a group from Tyson Foods to Washington this week. Arkansas is o...: Great to welcome a group ...
Today, I joined my colleagues in voting to end FAA furloughs that have caused fl...: Today, I joined my collea...
Sad news out of Nashville today with the passing of country music legend George...: Sad news out of Nashville ...
CRAWFORD COLUMN: Freight Transportation Delivers Arkansas Goods To World Markets: CRAWFORD COLUMN: Freight Tra...
Historic picture of all the living Presidents and First Ladies gathered for the...: Historic picture of all th...
Yesterday I was honored to recieve the National Association of Manufacturers' Aw...: Yesterday I was honored t...
Wall Street Journal article on the Obama Administration using flight delays as p...: Wall Street Journal artic...
Great news tonight out of Watertown! The people of Boston and Watertown can sle...: Great news tonight out of...
Newtown and Boston can sleep better tonight. The second suspect is in custody! Thank you to all law enforcement, SWAT, and EOD units!
CRAWFORD COLUMN: FRAME Act Will Help Farm Families In Times Of Disaster: CRAWFORD COLUMN: FRAME Act Will Help ...
It’s always a pleasure to welcome the folks from NUCOR into town.: It’s always a pleasure to welcome the folks...
After the tragedy in Boston and the heartbreaking explosion this morning in West...: After the tragedy in Bost...
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