Crawford

Politics
9:08 am
Mon September 23, 2013

Crawford discusses defunding the Health Care law, cutting SNAP



U.S. Representative Rick Crawford (R-AR) talked about the House Republican proposal to cut funding and reform the Food Stamp program, and the effort to defund the Affordable Care Act during his monthly visit with KASU's Mark Smith....

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Politics
8:42 am
Mon August 26, 2013

Crawford talks border security, the Farm Bill and more on KASU

U.S. Representative Rick Crawford (R-AR) visited the U.S./Mexican border during the August recess. He discussed border security, immigration reform, the Farm Bill, Syria, and health care in this month's visit with KASU. Click on the "Listen" link to hear the interview.

Politics
8:52 am
Thu July 18, 2013

Crawford on Farm Bill, Blueway, and Health Care

U.S. Representative Rick Crawford (R-AR) discusses the controversial House vote on a Farm Bill that did not include the nutrition program. He also updates us on the opposition to the White River's National Blueway designation, and on the latest House vote on health care, in this month's visit with KASU's Mark Smith. Click on the "Listen" link to hear the interview.

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Politics
8:44 am
Thu May 30, 2013

Crawford on budget, disaster aid, Farm Bill and more

U.S. Representative Rick Crawford (R-AR 1st) discussed the lack of a conference on the budget bills, the question of offsetting disaster aid, and the progress on the Farm Bill, among other issues in this month's visit with KASU's Mark Smith. Click on the "Listen" link to hear the entire interview.

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Politics
9:19 am
Fri April 12, 2013

Crawford on North Korea, budgets, gun control and more

U.S. Representative Rick Crawford (R-AR) talks with KASU's Mark Smith. Click on the "Listen" link to hear the interview.

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Politics
8:50 am
Wed March 13, 2013

Crawford on budget bills, sequester, Farm Bill

U.S. Representative Rick Crawford, who represents Arkansas' First Congressional District, discussed the opposing budget bills, the impact of sequestration, and progress on the Farm Bill, in his monthly visit with KASU. Click on the "Listen" link to hear the entire interview...

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Politics
8:44 am
Wed January 23, 2013

Crawford on Obama's vision, spending control, guns and more

U.S. Representative Rick Crawford (R-AR) took issue with the vision for America that the President outlined in his second Inaugural Address. He also discussed spending control, gun laws, abortion and more in his monthly visit with KASU. Click on the "Listen" link to hear the entire interview...

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Politics
9:03 am
Thu December 13, 2012

Crawford discusses "fiscal cliff," Farm Bill, school nutrition and more on KASU

U.S. Representative Rick Crawford (R-AR) talked about the "fiscal cliff" debate, what may happen with the Farm Bill, problems with the school nutrition program, and more in an interview with KASU. Click on the "Listen" link to hear the entire interview.

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KASU Congressional interview
10:26 am
Fri September 21, 2012

Crawford on rice, the Farm Bill, and more

In an interview with KASU, U.S. Representative Rick Crawford (R-AR) discussed the safety of rice products and the need for a new Farm Bill. He also addressed the rejection of a veteran's jobs bill in the Senate, and talked about his campaign for re-election. Click on the link for the entire interview.

KASU News
7:53 am
Fri August 31, 2012

Congressman Rick Crawford talks about a Farm Bill

US Congressman Rick Crawford says quick work in needed on a farm bill. Crawford spoke to a crowd at Arkansas State University's and the University of Arkansas' 2012 Cotton Field Day at the Judd Hill Cooperative Research Station near Trumann.  Crawford says an extension is likely, since a farm bill is due September 30th.  KASU's Johnathan Reaves files this report.

KASU Congressional Interviews
8:45 am
Thu March 29, 2012

Crawford hosts Farm Bill hearing, announces military academy appointments

U.S. Representative Rick Crawford (R-AR) will host one of only four hearings to be held on the new Farm Bill. He discusses that hearing, and he also acknowledges some First District students who have been accepted to military academies, in this month's visit with KASU. Click "Listen" to hear the entire interview.  

KASU Local
6:51 am
Fri January 13, 2012

Crawford brings Exports Roundtable to ASU

US Representative Rick Crawford sponsored a round table discussion on the importance of exports to Arkansas business.  KASU's Johnathan Reaves files this report.

Local
9:05 am
Tue November 8, 2011

Crawford visits KASU

Arkansas 1st District Representative Rick Crawford visited the KASU studio for his monthly interview with KASU's Mark Smith.....