Press Releases

April 7, 2020 Press Release
Rep. Craig’s Bill Would Support Towns With Populations Under 30,000

Today, U.S. Rep. Angie Craig introduced the Small Cities and Towns Investment Act to provide small cities, towns and townships with a new grant program that would allow them to invest in their communities and stimulate their economies following the COVID-19 pandemic.

April 7, 2020 Press Release
“Lowering the rising costs of health insurance premiums has been a priority for each of us since we were sworn into Congress. In a time of enormous economic uncertainty, the American people deserve greater health and financial security, especially when it comes to health insurance costs.”

Yesterday, in a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, U.S. Reps. Angie Craig and Lauren Underwood (IL-14) led a letter with 16 of their colleagues in advocating for the inclusion of their legislative solutions to make health care more affordable in the next Congressional coronavirus relief package.

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April 1, 2020 Press Release

Today, U.S. Rep. Angie Craig (MN-02) released a guide of community resources to help families, workers and small businesses throughout the 2nd District as Minnesota fights the spread of COVID-19.

March 30, 2020 Press Release
Legislation Signed Into Law By the President Excludes Payments to Families for Dependent Children 17 and Over

Today, U.S. Rep.

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March 27, 2020 Press Release
Rep. Craig says: We will get through this together

Today, U.S. Rep. Angie Craig supported the bipartisan coronavirus relief package providing relief to hard-working Minnesotans, small businesses and nonprofits while funding the needs of our health care professionals. Rep.

March 25, 2020 Press Release
As Negotiations Continue, Minnesota Cities and Towns Need Our Partnership and Funding Assistance

Today, U.S. Rep. Angie Craig sent a letter to Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Minority Leader Chuck Schumer urging for the inclusion of small and mid-sized communities in the Senate coronavirus relief package, through the State Stabilization Fund.

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March 23, 2020 Press Release

Today, U.S. Rep. Angie Craig (MN-02), Pete Stauber (MN-08) and Jared Huffman (CA-02), sent a letter to House leadership urging the inclusion of additional funding for the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).

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March 23, 2020 Press Release
The Small Business Relief Guaranteed Loan Program Act of 2020 would authorize $100 Billion to help small businesses weather the impacts of the coronavirus.

Today, U.S. Rep. Angie Craig introduced a bill that would provide interest free loans to small businesses dealing with the impacts of the coronavirus.

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March 20, 2020 Press Release

Yesterday, Rep. Angie Craig convened a virtual roundtable with the MN Council of Nonprofits, local United Ways, food pantries, community care clinics and the Federal Reserve to discuss the impacts of COVID-19 and how communities can help.

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