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May 6, 2021 Press Release

SCHAUMBURG, IL – Today, Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi issued the following statement after the conclusion of a briefing on the current crisis in India:

May 6, 2021 Press Release
Krishnamoorthi and 109 Members of Congress Wrote to President Biden Requesting She Support the Waiver

SCHAUMBURG, IL – Today, Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi (D-IL-08) commended the decision of U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai to support the World Trade Organization (WTO) TRIPS wavier for global vaccine access. This came at the urging of Krishnamoorthi and 109 other Members of Congress.

May 3, 2021 Press Release

SCHAUMBURG, IL – Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi, Chair of the Oversight Subcommittee on Economic and Consumer Policy joined Oversight Committee Chairwoman Carolyn B. Maloney, Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis Chairman James E. Clyburn, and Subcommittee on National Security Chairman Stephen F.

April 28, 2021 Press Release
With U.S. labor market slowly recovering from devastating economic effect of COVID-19, bill would establish a tax credit for employers who invest in training their workers

WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi (D-IL), Rep. Jeff Van Drew (R-NJ), Rep. Abigail Spanberger (D-VA), Rep. Dan Meuser (R-PA), Rep. Cindy Axne (D-IA), Rep. Susan Wild (D-PA), and Rep. Tom Emmer (R-MN) reintroduced legislation to promote workers’ long-term economic success and support U.S. economic recovery efforts amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

April 26, 2021 Press Release

SCHAUMBURG, IL – Following reporting by the Associated Press, Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi (D-IL-08) commended the White House for agreeing to share up to 60 million doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine with countries in need

April 24, 2021 Press Release

SCHAUMBURG, IL - Today, Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi, a member of the House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis, called on the Biden Administration to release doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine to countries currently experiencing massive and deadly surges in the spread of COVID-19:

April 17, 2021 Press Release

SCHAUMBURG, IL – Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi issued the following statement in response to this week’s mass shooting of a FedEx Ground facility in Indianapolis which left four people dead, including four members of the Sikh community:

April 16, 2021 Press Release
Intelligence officials were limited in what they could publicly disclose on potential foreign support of domestic extremists as well as a range of topics later covered in classified hearing

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi participated in the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence’s World Wide Threat Hearing to discuss the threats the United States currently faces from China and potential foreign-financing of domestic violent extremists.

April 16, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi reintroduced his resolution to recognize the Eagle Staff as the first flag of the sovereign Native American tribal nations and encourage programs promoting its cultural significance. The Eagle Staff, often carried by Native American veterans, consists of a shepherd’s staff wrapped in either otter skin or buffalo skin and eagle feathers.

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