Below please find a statement from Congressman Jason Crow (CO-06) on his appointment to serve as an impeachment manager for the Senate impeachment trial.
Representative Jason Crow (CO-06) voted today for H.R. 535, the PFAS Action Act of 2019, comprehensive, bipartisan legislation to address the public health threat from PFAS chemicals.
Yesterday, the House Small Business Subcommittee on Innovation and Workforce Development, chaired by Rep. Jason Crow (CO-06), held a hearing examining how small businesses are driving growth in the agricultural technology (ag-tech) industry and how these technological developments are benefiting America’s small farms.
Today, Congressman Jason Crow, an Army combat veteran who served in Iraq and Afghanistan, spoke on the House floor in support of the War Powers Resolution which passed the House of Representatives this evening.
Letter is signed by Reps. Smith, Schiff, and McGovern, Chairs of the House Armed Services, Intelligence, and Rules Committee as well as Rep. Barbara Lee who has been a leader on AUMF reform
Crow, a former paratrooper with the 82nd Airborne Division, is a member of the House Armed Services Committee
Congressman Jason Crow (CO-06), an Army combat veteran and member of the House Armed Services Committee, issued the following statement on the airstrike at the Baghdad International Airport which killed Iranian military leader Qasem Soleimani:
Today Rep. Jason Crow (CO-06) successfully secured the passage of three Colorado priorities in the two fiscal year 2020 appropriations bills: H.R. 1865 and H.R. 1158.
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It’s still dark in Washington, D.C., when Representative Jason Crow gets up, pulls on his sneakers, and slips out the front door of the apartment he shares with Congressman Joe Neguse. Crow is used to getting up at dawn. As a kid, he woke early to stalk deer in Wisconsin’s Northwoods. In the Army, he didn’t have a choice. Now, as a freshman congressman, he gets up every morning by 6 a.m.
Monday, the United States reflected on the service and sacrifice of our veterans. As a combat veteran myself, I was grateful to spend the day honoring my fellow veterans. There is a deep bond between many veterans forged on the battlefield and in service to the country.
“No American should go bankrupt paying for the prescription drugs they need to survive.”
In the last ten years, Big Pharma has spent over $3.7 billion lobbying Congress. To put that in perspective, that is a whopping $1 billion more than any other industry. In Washington, pharmaceutical lobbyists outnumber members of the House of Representatives 3 to 1.
Jason Crow knows firsthand the bond that develops between U.S. soldiers and allies.
"These are people that we get very close to, that we’re living with, and fighting alongside, sometimes for many years," says the Democrat, who prior to becoming the representative for Colorado's 6th Congressional District served in the Army in Iraq and Afghanistan.
In 2005, when now-Congressman Jason Crow left Afghanistan after serving two tours as an Army Ranger, he couldn’t imagine a scenario that would take him back there.
The Aurora immigration detention center is lacking top medical staff, according to a handful of Colorado congressional Democrats who toured the facility on Monday.
In the past few years alone, the U.S. has launched military strikes in Syria, Somalia, Yemen, and Iraq—all in the name of fighting al-Qaeda and its later offshoot, the Islamic State. For the most part, Congress has accepted this.
The House passed legislation by voice vote on Monday intended to increase cybersecurity at the Small Business Administration (SBA) and separately approved a bill to help small businesses defend against cyber attacks.