Crapo Testifies On Bipartisan, Bicameral Fix For Fire Funding

Idaho Senator Mike Crapo's legislation to fix a fundamental flaw in the way the federal government funds wildfire suppression was the focus of a Senate Energy and Natural Resources (ENR) Committee hearing. Appearing before the co...

Crapo on privacy, IRS scandal

Senator Crapo spoke with 580-KIDO's Kevin Miller this morning about the federal government's unwarranted intrusion into the private lives of ordinary Americans, particularly the Internal Revenue Service's wrongful targeting of con...

Crapo Reflects on the 70th Anniversary of D-Day

Idaho Senator Mike Crapo, during a live radio interview with 580-KIDO Radio (Boise), reflected on the 70th anniversary of D-Day, remembering the bravery of the American soldiers who stormed the beaches of Normandy and forever chan...

Crapo on Housing Finance Reform Legislation

Ranking Member Crapo delivers opening remarks at the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee markup of S. 127, the Housing Finance Reform and Taxpayer Protection Act of 2013.

Crapo on Housing Reform Bill

Senator Crapo, Ranking Member of the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee, discusses his housing finance reform bill with KID Newsradio host Neal Larson. The Crapo-Johnson "Housing Finance Reform and Taxpayer Protec...

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Idaho Delegation Urges Prompt Consideration of Agriculture Disaster Declarations

Twin Falls, Idaho – Heavy and poorly timed August rain storms in the Magic Valley and eastern Idaho have caused s...(More)



Crapo Veterans Survey Passes 700 Mark

Washington, D.C.  – More than 700 veterans, their family members and friends, have now responded to a new ef...(More)



Crapo to Present WW II Veteran With Spirit of Freedom Award; Keynote Economic Development Conference

 Idaho Falls  –  A veteran of World War II, Quentin Murdock, will receive the Spirit of Freedom Aw...(More)


Veterans Survey

My office is gathering feedback from Veterans in Idaho about the quality of service and care they receive through the VA. Please take a moment to fill out this brief survey.

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Crapo presents Idaho Vietnam veteran with long-overdue Purple Heart.

Boise's KTVB News reported on a veteran's 45-year wait for the rightful honors he received when Senator Crapo presented him with the Purple Heart for bravery in service and six other military awards. Learn more about Ronald and the ceremony here.

Watch the story here.

Fannie and Frannie wind-down opponents wind up misleading ads

The Washington Post's editorial board take on the misleading TV and radio ads against bipartisan efforts in the Senate to wind down and replace mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

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Crapo's Long Record of Opposing Obamacare

Senator Crapo voted against the Affordable Care Act when it was passed in 2009. Since then, Senator Crapo has been committed to delaying, defunding and repealing this harmful law. This YouTube playlist highlights the Senator's position and the serious economic consequences of Obamacare on Idaho's families and businesses.

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Crapo in the News

The Idaho Statesman reported on Senator Crapo's effort to call on federal officials in Washington, D.C., to intensify the investigation into the political targeting of conservative groups by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the agenc's inability to produce a record of emails and other electronic information related to the reported misconduct of senior IRS officials.

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What are you writing about?

Curious to know what Idahoans are writing to my office about? Here are a few of some of the top issues my office has received recently, as well as my position on the issue.

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Last updated 08/18/2014