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Crapo Bill Protects Second Amendment Rights of Social Security Beneficiaries

WASHINGTON – Idaho Senator Mike Crapo today introduced legislation with nine other cosponsors that would protect...(More)

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Crapo to Hold Bonner County Town Meetings

 Sandpoint – Idaho Senator Mike Crapo is meeting with Idahoans February 13 for three town meetings in Bonner...(More)

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Crapo, Wyden: Fix Wildfire Funding Before It’s Too Late

WASHINGTON, D.C. - IIdaho Senator  Mike Crapo and Oregon Senator Ron Wyden, D-OR, took to the Senate floor last ni...(More)

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Fall 2015 Veterans Survey

For the second year in a row, Senator Crapo has asked Idaho's veterans community to provide feedback about the quality of service and care they receive through the VA. Nearly 1,000 Idahoans took the time to share their unique experiences. View the results from the 2015 survey. (PDF, 3.92 MB)

Click here to view the 2015 survey results.

2016 Capitol Christmas Tree

The 2016 Capitol Christmas Tree will come from Idaho's Payette National Forest. The tree itself will be selected by the U.S. Forest Service later this year. With that honor comes thousands of hand-made ornaments from Idahoans that will decorate not only the Capitol tree, but Congressional offices in Washington, D.C.

Read more here.

Town Meetings Around Idaho

In an effort to hear from as many Idahoans as possible, I have been holding town meetings across our beautiful state. By the time the town meeting tour is complete, I will have visited all 200 incorporated towns in Idaho. This interactive map marks all of the town meeting locations I have completed to date.

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Clear Need for Comprehensive Tax Reform

Crapo: "One of my top priorities in the new Congress remains reforming our nation's overly-burdensome tax code as part of creating a competitive, national economy that encourages innovation and job growth. As I travel our state, many Idahoans ask me can Congress find consensus to reform our tax code and to pay down our massive national debt. The answer is we are making some progress on key principles, but we need Idahoans and all Americans to push for agreement to get the job done."

Read more here.

Crapo: Premature Retirement of the A-10 Would Put Troops at Increased Risk

Senator Crapo joined Senate colleagues at a press conference to advocate his continued support for the A-10 Warthog, an aircraft that has proven effective in close-air-support missions over Iraq and Afghanistan during the last decade. Crapo says that prematurely retiring the A-10 before its replacement has achieved full operational capability would put our troops at increased risk and undermine our nation's military readiness and capability.

Watch here.

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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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.

Read the top issues



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Last updated 11/10/2015