Congressman Krishnamoorthi Congratulates State Representative Chris Welch On His Election As The 70th Speaker Of The Illinois House of Representatives
SCHAUMBURG, IL – Today, Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi issued the following statement in response to State Representative Chris Welch’s election as Speaker of the Illinois House of Representatives:
"I congratulate State Rep. Chris Welch on being elected as the 70th Speaker of the Illinois House of Representatives. I look forward to working with Speaker Welch, Gov. Pritzker, Senate President Harmon, and the members of the Illinois General Assembly to pass much needed state and local government stimulus support in Congress as we continue to fight and beat COVID-19."