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  1. More suffering for children, from the U.S. CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 21 | Arkansas Times

    Tomorrow, the U.S. House is expected to vote on a Farm Bill that, like Arkansas Works, stiffens work requirements for recipients of SNAP benefits. The bill would also cut benefits by more than $17 billion over the next 10 years.

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  2. Proposed child holding site in Arkansas 5 miles from WWII Japanese-American internment campRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 21 | Arkansas Times

    THV 11 reports that the Trump administration is considering a piece of property in the unincorporated Desha County community of Kelso in its search for sites to house immigrant children forcibly separated from their parents at the border. Kelso is about a five-minute drive away from the Rohwer internment camp at which over 8,000 Japanese-Americans - many of them children - were held captive by their own government during World War II .

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  3. Congressman says federal officials evaluating Arkansas 'fish...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 21 | Arkansas Online

    U.S. Rep. Rick Crawford is visiting the site of a potential detainment center in Desha County that would house people arrested after they crossed the U.S./Mexico border, the congressman said in a tweet Thursday.

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  4. Crawford crows on soybean exports; Desai notes prices have plummetedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 21 | Arkansas Times

    "Yesterday, Representative Rick Crawford bragged on Twitter about his support for the soybean tariffs. His gloating occurred on the same day that soybean prices plummeted to a 10-year low.

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  5. Cuba trade pushed in D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 8 | NWAonline

    U.S. Rep. Rick Crawford's legislation easing trade restrictions with Cuba could pass the House of Representatives if lawmakers were allowed to vote on it, a fellow congressman said Thursday. U.S. Rep. Tom Emmer, R-Minn., who wants to end the Cuban embargo, has lined up 14 Republican co-sponsors for his legislation.

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  6. This Congress member wants to replace Facebook with text messages - CNETRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 | CNET News.com

    Rep. Rick Crawford, a Republican from Arkansas, believes he's found something better than Facebook. The Congress member, who sits on the House Intelligence Committee, deleted his Facebook page on April 23, and wants his constituents to contact him by text messages instead at -292-6747.

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  7. Rick Crawford channels Donald TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2018 | Arkansas Times

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  8. Arkansas congressman says Mueller probe yielding little, costing a lotRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2018 | NWAonline

    One year after his appointment as special counsel, Robert Mueller has spent a lot of time and money without exposing much wrongdoing, U.S. Rep. Rick Crawford, R-Ark., said Thursday. "We're up here trying to be good stewards of taxpayer dollars, and this $10 million investigation has not yielded anything productive," Crawford said.

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  9. Crawford: Money wastingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2018 | Arkansas Online

    One year after his appointment as special counsel, Robert Mueller has spent a lot of time and money without exposing much wrongdoing, U.S. Rep. Rick Crawford, R-Ark., said Thursday.

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  10. Margraten American Cemetery, Japanese-American Internment, Twitter,...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2018 | ResearchBuzz

    Syracuse: Strangers tended an Elbridge soldier's grave for 70 years: Now they know his face . "John Crotty was 21 years old when he died helping liberate the Dutch from the Nazis during World War II.

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  11. Congressman halts access to Facebook, makes switch to textRead the original story

    May 15, 2018 | Texarkana Gazette

    An Arkansas congressman has deactivated his office Facebook page after expressing concern over the social media platform's recent involvement in the Cambridge Analytica privacy scandal. U.S. Rep. Rick Crawford shut down his Facebook page last month, and recently wrote a letter to CEO Mark Zuckerberg airing his concerns about "the privacy of my constituents, and their exposure to foreign misinformation."

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  12. Arkansas congressman halts Facebook use amid privacy concernRead the original story

    May 14, 2018 | Washington Times

    An Arkansas congressman has cut ties with Facebook after recent news the social media platform failed to properly safeguard users' personal information. The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reports that U.S. Rep. Rick Crawford deactivated his office's Facebook page last month.

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  13. Arkansas congressman halts Facebook use amid privacy concernRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 | Seattle Times

    An Arkansas congressman has cut ties with Facebook after recent news the social media platform failed to properly safeguard users' personal information. The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reports that U.S. Rep. Rick Crawford deactivated his office's Facebook page last month.

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  14. Crawford cites abuses, cuts ties with FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 | NWAonline

    U.S. Rep. Rick Crawford has dropped the world's most widely used social media platform, but he's adding another way for people to reach out and speak up. The Jonesboro Republican now invites constituents to contact his office by text at 292-6747.

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  15. Congressional-race candidates submit reports on financesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2018 | NWAonline

    With some of his would-be Democratic opponents raising hundreds of thousands of dollars, 2nd District U.S. Rep. French Hill has seen his own fundraising spike. The Republican from Little Rock raised $229,328 between April 1 and May 2, according to Federal Election Commission reports.

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  16. Op-Ed By U.S. Congressmen: One Simple Fix Could Open $2B Market For FarmersRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2018 | Agri Marketing

    ED BY U.S. CONGRESSMEN: ONE SIMPLE FIX COULD OPEN $2B MARKET FOR FARMERS Apr. 26, 2018 Source: Op-ed as it appeared in Feedstuffs magazine By Rep. Roger Marshall represents Kansas' 1st District, Rep. Rick Crawford represents Arkansas' 1st District, Rep. Tom Emmer represents Minnesota's 6th District. While the U.S. economy is projected to exceed 3% this year due to President Donald Trump's tax cuts, the economic outlook for America's 3.2 million farmers and ranchers continues to falter to concerning lows.

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    Apr 25, 2018 | Times-Dispatch

    Andrea Allen has been named the interim executive director of the Delta Center for Economic Development, Arkansas State University Chancellor Kelly Damphousse announced on Thursday. A 1997 graduate of Arkansas State, Allen takes over from former executive director Shawnie Carrier who resigned this week.

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  18. U.S. Rep. French Hill, Democrat Clarke Tucker rake in cash in Arkansas House raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | NWAonline

    Clarke Tucker, one of four Democrats seeking to unseat Republican Rep. French Hill, raised more money than the two-term incumbent during the first quarter of the year, according to reports filed with the Federal Election Commission. Tucker, a state representative from Little Rock, reported contributions of $505,412 and expenditures of $60,574, leaving him with cash on hand of $444,838.

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  19. U.S. strife Kremlin's aim, Crawford saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2018 | NWAonline

    Russia targeted Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton in 2016, attempting to harm the front-runner and undermine Americans' faith in the democratic process, U.S. Rep. Rick Crawford said in an interview Monday. But the Republican from Jonesboro said he's seen no evidence that Russian President Vladimir Putin wanted Donald Trump to win the election nor signs of collusion between the New York businessman's campaign and the Kremlin.

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  20. U.S., housing director at odds over fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2018 | NWAonline

    A federal investigation of a Mississippi County housing agency found mismanaged money and demanded the funds be repaid, but the agency director disputes the government's claims. The Mississippi County Public Facilities Board in Osceola provides housing vouchers, known as Section 8, for 468 families. 2 comments