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Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi

Representing the 8th District of Illinois

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October 6, 2017 Press Release

SCHAUMBURG, IL – Today, Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi released the following statement in response to the Trump administration’s decision to roll back the federal mandate for copay-free birth control coverage:

October 4, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi wrote to Chairman Kevin Brady (TX-08) and Ranking Member Richard Neal (MA-01) of the Ways and Means Committee, which has jurisdiction over tax policy, urging them to preserve the state and local tax (SALT) deduction which helps working families across the country write off the money they pay in state income and property taxes each year. 

October 4, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressmen Raja Krishnamoorthi, Luis Gutiérrez, and Bill Foster wrote to Governor Bruce Rauner to ask that he join them in urging Congress to preserve the state and local tax (SALT) deduction which nearly a third of Illinois families use to deduct the cost of state income and property taxes, an average savings of thousands of dollars annually.

October 4, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC –  Today, Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi, co-chair of the House Democratic Caucus New Economy Task Force, asked community colleges to specify how they are addressing the skills gap in the American workforce with the goal of gathering new information that will help guide policy discussions on the issue in Congress.

October 2, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC –  Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi released the following statement in response to the attack in Las Vegas:

September 29, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi today joined Representatives Jim Renacci (R-OH) and Derek Kilmer (D-WA), co-chairs of the Bipartisan Working Group, and the other members of the organization in sponsoring a bipartisan package of fixes to ongoing challenges the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has faced in delivering quality care to veterans.

September 29, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC — Today, Rep. Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD), the Ranking Member of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, and Rep.

September 27, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC –  Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi released the following statement in response to the recently released Republican tax plan:

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