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The Flood of 2019 has impacted almost everyone in North Missouri—even those whose homes, farmland, and businesses were spared have friends, neighbors, and family who were far less fortunate. Some places along the Missouri River have been underwater going on 4 months now, we have seen record...

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Kansas City, MO – Congressman Sam Graves (MO-06) today released the “Sixth Congressional District Flood Recovery Resource Guide” to help North Missourians affected by the devastating floods of 2019. The guide, available both online and in print,...

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July 4, 1776. Independence Day.

On this day, the Second Continental Congress approved the final draft of the Declaration of Independence authored by Thomas Jefferson. Fighting had begun nearly a year earlier at the Battles of Lexington and Concord. It would be another 7 years before...

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Washington, D.C. – Congressman Sam Graves (MO-06) today introduced legislation to help Missouri communities recover from this year’s devastating floods and better prepare for future floods.

The bill, the “Resilient Communities Act of 2019” (H.R. 3531), allows the Federal...

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Today, the entire Missouri congressional delegation, including U.S. Senators Roy Blunt and Josh Hawley, and U.S. Representatives Blaine Luetkemeyer, Sam Graves, Emanuel Cleaver, II, Vicky Hartzler, Ann Wagner, Wm. Lacy Clay, Billy Long, and Jason Smith sent a letter urging President Trump to...

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The first step to making our federal government more effective and more efficient is to bring it closer to the people. The less our government is centralized in Washington, the better it can serve the taxpayers. With that in mind, Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced last week that...

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WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Sam Graves (MO-06) applauded the United States Department of Agriculture’s announcement today that they are proposing a relocation of the National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) and the Economic Research Service (ERS) from...

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For farmers, planting season is usually over by now. Unfortunately, that isn’t the case this year. Persistent rain and flooding have kept many of us out of the field. As a result, a lot of acres still haven’t been planted. The weather has been bad and bad trade deals have made things even more...

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On June 6, 1944, 156,000 young men embarked upon an invasion that forever changed the world. More than 9,000 of them sacrificed life and limb to secure a foothold for freedom in Europe. Today, 75 years later, we strive to remember the service and sacrifice of those who stormed the beaches of...

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WASHINGTON D.C. —Representative Sam Graves (MO-06) released the following statement after voting in favor of the disaster relief package which passed the House this evening.

“This year’s flooding has affected just about everyone in North Missouri—from Craig to...