Recent Press Releases and News

WASHINGTON, DC -- Congressman Ander Crenshaw, Chairman of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government and Member of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense, today (10/4) issued the following statement regarding the El Faro container ship:

“My thoughts and prayers go out to the families and loved ones of the crew of the El Faro. As the Coast Guard, United States Navy, United States Air Force, and TOTE Maritime make the search for possible survivors the top priority, may they remain safe. We have been in constant contact with the Coast Guard and TOTE and know the United States Coast Guard and National Transportation Safety Board will fully and carefully investigate this case.”


WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Ander Crenshaw (R-FL-04), a member of the Republican Whip Team, announced today (9/30) that he will support Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (R-NC-10) for the position of House Majority Whip if that position becomes open in the October 8 Republican leadership elections.

“Patrick does not shy away from hard work and has demonstrated that all his lines of communication are wide open,” said Crenshaw. “He may not always agree with every Republican on every issue, but his accessibility, honesty, and leadership skills are top notch. With trust and collaboration, he will guide Republican votes to ‘yes’ as we hold firmly to core conservative principles and work to keep national security robust, the economy growing, and our families strong.”


Recent Speeches and Statements

Congressman Ander Crenshaw commended the heroism of the late WWII Veteran Clyde L. Hillhouse in a floor speech and urged colleagues to pass legislation naming the White Springs, Florida Post Office in his honor.
Congressman Crenshaw addresses his House colleagues on on November 7, 2009 with concerns over how health care reform will impact the nation's military.

Recent Audio and Video