Craig was re-elected four times, serving until 1991.While in the House, he supported President Ronald Reagan's push to expand vocational education.
In addition to serving in Congress, Craig has been a member of the Board of Directors of the National Rifle Association since 1983.
House, representing Idaho's first district (1981–91). His 28 years in Congress rank as the second-longest in Idaho history, trailing only William Borah, who served over 32 years in the Senate.
However, in late 2006 he appeared to endorse the right of individual states to create same-sex civil unions, but said he would vote "yes" on an Idaho constitutional amendment banning same-sex marriages when pressured to clarify his position by the anti-gay rights advocacy group Families for a Better Idaho.
In June 2012, the Federal Election Commission sued Craig for repayment of $217,000 of campaign funds which he used to pay for his defense in the case.
The amendment failed with 53 votes (60 votes were needed because the amendment was not germane to the underlying bill).
A version of the Ag JOBS bill legislation was included in the Senate-passed immigration reform bill in 2006.
Sununu, Arlen Specter, Lisa Murkowski, Chuck Hagel and Richard Durbin to reauthorize the Act.
all the earmarks he had inserted into federal spending bills since joining the Senate Appropriations Committee in 1998.
In the general election he defeated Democratic former Idaho Legislature member Ron J. In 1995, Craig formed a barbershop quartet called The Singing Senators with Senators Trent Lott, John Ashcroft, and James Jeffords.