Press Releases

April 20, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Angie Craig released the following statement on the verdict in the trial of Derek Chauvin:  

April 20, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representatives Angie Craig (D-MN) and Troy Balderson (R-OH) introduced the PPP Second Draw Fairness Act to establish a more flexible set of eligibility parameters around the second draw of Paycheck Protection Program funds.

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April 19, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Angie Craig announced today that many Minnesotans who receive Veterans’ benefits have begun receiving Economic Impact Payments of up to $1,400 in their bank accounts. Many of the state’s veterans had not yet received their Economic Impact Payment, until those funds were released late last week. 

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April 16, 2021 Press Release
Citing February’s deadly shooting in Buffalo, Minnesota, Representative Angie Craig passionately called out her colleagues who would not support legislation protecting frontline health care workers

WASHINGTON, DC — Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a bipartisan bill co-sponsored by U.S. Representative Angie Craig which would require employers in the health care and social services industries to develop and implement workplace violence prevention plans to protect nurses, physicians, social workers, emergency responders and others.

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April 16, 2021 Press Release
The bill would streamline the loan application process and increase the maximum loan amounts available to small businesses

WASHINGTON, DC — Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a bipartisan bill introduced by U.S. Representatives Angie Craig (D-MN), Steve Chabot (R-OH), Sharice Davids (D-KS) and Young Kim (R-CA) to improve the Small Business Administration’s (SBA) 504 Loan Program.

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April 15, 2021 Press Release
Representative Craig’s efforts helped the Harris family and others with adult dependents qualify for relief in the American Rescue Plan

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Angie Craig spoke on the House floor about the impact the American Rescue Plan’s expanded definition of dependents had on an Eagan, MN family with a disabled adult son. 

April 15, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Angie Craig today spoke with members of the National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) at the organization’s spring Legislative Action Conference. Rep. Craig, a member of the U.S. House Agriculture Committee, shared her support for U.S.

April 14, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – This week, U.S. Representatives Angie Craig and Greg Pence (R-IN) led a bipartisan letter urging the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to support America’s rural communities in the second round of funding for the Commission’s COVID-19 Telehealth Program.

April 13, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representatives Angie Craig (MN-02) Gwen Moore, (WI-04), Joe Morelle (NY-25) and Marc Veasey (TX-33) introduced legislation that would use savings from Medicare prescription drug negotiations to lower Medicare Part D costs for low-income seniors.

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