Gooding, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) Senator Crapo is reaching out to his constituents.
He was at the Gooding Chamber of Commerce meeting Thursday.
Members of the Chamber gathered at Zeppe's Pizza Restaurant to listen to Senator Mike Crapo speak about local and national issues.
Topics ranged from the national debt to the farm bill.
He spoke to high school students and will later answer questions at the town hall meeting Thursday evening.
Crapo encourages residents of Idaho to be educated on what's going on nationally.
"This is a very important time for America in many different ways, and I just encourage people to be very focused and to pay attention to the issues we have in Washington," he says.
Crapo will be visiting southern Idaho this week.
He encourages all Idaho residents to contact him or other lawmakers to voice their concerns about local and national issues.