Press Releases

December 30, 2019 Press Release

U.S. Rep. Angie Craig voted to pass the Elijah E. Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act, which would save Minnesota families tens of thousands of dollars in prescription drug costs.

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December 19, 2019 Press Release

Today, Rep. Angie Craig voted to pass the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) with overwhelming bipartisan support, giving family farmers and Minnesota businesses a new deal with our largest trading partners.

December 17, 2019 Press Release

Today, U.S. Rep. Angie Craig voted for the end-of-year legislation that includes nearly all of the priorities Rep. Craig urged leadership to include as priorities of Minnesota’s Second Congressional District.

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December 12, 2019 Press Release
Medicare-X Choice Act of 2019 Advances Through the Energy and Commerce Committee

U.S. Rep. Angie Craig reiterated her commitment to lower the cost of health care and expand access for Minnesota families after the Medicare-X Choice Act of 2019 received a key hearing in the Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health this week.

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December 12, 2019 Press Release
The Lower Drug Costs Now Act would take immediate action to lower prices on many prescription drugs for Minnesotans

Today, U.S. Rep. Angie Craig voted to pass the Elijah E. Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act, which would save Minnesota families tens of thousands of dollars in prescription drug costs.

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December 11, 2019 Press Release

Today, U.S. Reps. Angie Craig, Mark Meadows (NC-11), Cheri Bustos (IL-17), and Greg Gianforte (MT - At large) introduced a bipartisan bill that would save significant taxpayer dollars by cutting down on government waste in the form of overpayments, underpayments, improperly documented payments or payments made to ineligible recipients.

December 10, 2019 Press Release

Today, U.S. Rep. Angie Craig released the following statement on the announcement of a USMCA trade agreement:

December 6, 2019 Press Release
Craig urges leadership to include the priorities she has heard about from hard-working Minnesotans like lowering the cost of prescription drugs, fully funding special education and expanding rural broadband

Today, U.S. Rep. Angie Craig sent a letter to House Democratic leaders asking them to prioritize and include programs of significant importance to Minnesota’s Second Congressional District in end-of-year legislation being developed to fund the government and extend numerous expiring tax credits.

November 21, 2019 Press Release
The Promoting Service in Transportation Act would authorize Public Service Announcements to promote diversity for in-demand transportation jobs

Last week, U.S. Reps. Angie Craig (MN-02), Rick Larsen (WA-02), and Don Young (AK-At large) introduced a bipartisan bill to help diverse applicants fill in-demand transportation career opportunities across Minnesota’s Second Congressional District.

November 19, 2019 Press Release
American Poultry Farmers Regain Access to Chinese Poultry Market After Being Banned Since 2015

Today, U.S. Rep. Angie Craig commended the Chinese government’s decision to lift its ban on U.S. poultry and poultry products and reopen export markets for Minnesota farmers. The ban has been in place since 2015 in response to an avian influenza outbreak. Now, a market that generated approximately $15 million a year in sales for Minnesota will reopen.

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