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Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi

Representing the 8th District of Illinois

Press Releases

April 6, 2018 Press Release

SCHAUMBURG, IL — Original cosponsors Congressmen Raja Krishnamoorthi (D-IL), Richard Hudson (R-NC), Buddy Carter (R-GA), and G.K Butterfield (D-NC) hailed passage of the Senate version of their legislation, the Ceiling Fan Energy Conservation Harmonization Act. The law helps the environment by making it easier for consumers to purchase energy efficient ceiling fans.

April 3, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. (Apr. 3, 2018)—Today, Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, the Ranking Member of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, and Rep.

March 28, 2018 Press Release

SCHAUMBURG, IL — Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi of the Oversight Committee released the following statement in response to the White House’s assertion that the White House counsel’s office is not investigating whether Senior Advisor Jared Kushner violated the law:

March 20, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC — Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi of the House Oversight Committee today introduced the No Disrupting Accountability (NDA) Act in response to

March 16, 2018 Press Release

SCHAUMBURG, IL — Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi of the Oversight Committee, who questioned former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe in December, issued the following statement in response to his Friday night firing by the Trump administration:

March 15, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi has called upon CIA Director Mike Pompeo to publicly commit to using the $120 million Congress allotted for the State Department to combat Russian hacking and foreign propaganda efforts if confirmed as Secretary of State.

March 14, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC — Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi wrote to all the members of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations yesterday to urge them to question CIA Director Pompeo during his confirmation hearing on President Trump’s potential interference in investigations into Michael Flynn and potential Trump campaign collusions with the Russian government.

March 13, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Congressmen Raja Krishnamoorthi and Mark DeSaulnier of the Oversight Committee wrote to Committee Chairman Trey Gowdy and Ranking Member Elijah Cummings yesterday, urging them to hold hearings to address the continuing problems with the White House security clearance process and the full extent of the issue throughout the executive branch.

March 9, 2018 Press Release

SCHAUMBURG, IL - Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi (D-IL) of the Committee on Education and the Workforce, issued the following statement in response to the Department of Education’s decision to block states from enforcing consu

March 7, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Congressmen Raja Krishnamoorthi (D-IL) and Matt Gaetz (R-FL) today called on the FBI to provide a comprehensive summary of the powers and jurisdiction that allow it to monitor social media for warning signs that individuals are planning mass violence as well as the privacy and due process safeguards that exist.

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