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KTTC: Rep. Craig talks USMCA impact in Pine Island

With the recent roll out of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), Minnesota Congresswoman Angie Craig is looking to see how the trade deal is impacting her district. She meet with members from the wine, trucking and farming industries on Monday and the overall reaction from those in attendance is that the USMCA is helping.

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Minnesota Ag Connection: Senators Create New USDA Post to Improve Rural Health

U.S. Senators Tina Smith (D-Minn.), Doug Jones (D-Ala.) and Mike Rounds (R-S.D.), and U.S. Representative Angie Craig (D-MN 2) lauded the USDA for filling the new role of rural health liaison to help improve rural health care--something the bipartisan group of senators pushed to include in the Farm Bill and Craig advocated for.

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Savage Pacer: Lowering health care costs, bipartisan approach are top priorities, Craig says

Health care remains the most important issue in Minnesota's 2nd Congressional District, but there's been progress over the last decade, U.S. Rep. Angie Craig said at a town hall in Savage Wednesday.

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KSTP: Rep. Angie Craig’s ‘payment integrity’ bill makes its way to President Trump

Congresswoman Angie Craig is the first freshman member of the Minnesota Congressional delegation to get a bill to the president. Craig co-authored the bipartisan bill that creates new protections to keep the federal government from making overpayments to other governments and programs.

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USAgNet: Craig: Funding for Hmong American Farmers Association

U.S. Rep. Angie Craig announced that the Hmong American Farmers Association (HAFA) will receive a grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA).

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KMSP: Minnesota lawmakers call for more financial aid for 2019 spring flooding following damage underestimation

The Minnesota congressional delegation is calling upon FEMA to provide more financial aid to the state to assist communities that were impacted by last year's spring flooding. This comes after the FEMA's finalized damage assessment was determined to be nearly double its original assessment.

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BELLE PLAIN HERALD: BIPARTISAN BILL SPONSORED BY REP. CRAIG LANDS ON PRES. TRUMP’S DESK

President Donald Trump has a new piece of bipartisan legislation on his desk after Rep. Angie Craig, who represents Minnesota’s Second Congressional District, alongside two Republican lawmakers and a Democrat, put forth a bill last week aimed at significantly reducing government spending.

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MINNESOTA SUN: ANGIE CRAIG CALLS FOR BAN ON ALL VAPING FLAVORS

Rep. Angie Craig (D-MN-02) recently sent a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi urging her to “immediately consider” the Reversing Youth Tobacco Epidemic Act, a bill that would ban all vaping flavors.

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Minnpost: Rep. Angie Craig might actually get a bill signed by President Trump. Why that’s such a notable accomplishment

Rep. Angie Craig will soon have a bill on President Donald Trump’s desk — the first bill in the current Congress sponsored by a member of the Minnesota delegation to make it anywhere near being signed into law. On Wednesday, the Second District representative’s bill cleared the House, after already passing in the Senate — an unusual feat considering the current gridlock. Craig says the bill’s intention is simple, but necessary: The Payment Integrity Information Act of 2019 aims to curb billions of dollars of improper payments made by federal agencies to government contractors.

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STAR TRIBUNE: MINNESOTA REP. ANGIE CRAIG’S BILL ON PAYMENT REFORMS LANDS ON TRUMP’S DESK

U.S. Rep. Angie Craig Craig’s bill, approved by the House in a voice vote Wednesday, is the first by any of Minnesota’s four freshman representatives to get to the president’s desk.

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