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September 9, 2020 Press Release

SCHAUMBURG, IL – Following the Chicago City Council’s overwhelming vote in favor of banning flavored e-cigarette sales within city limits, Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi applauded local leaders for their decisive action to protect youth public health.

September 3, 2020 Press Release

SCHAUMBURG, IL – Today, Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi (IL) and Congresswoman Val Demings (FL) wrote to the Director of National Intelligence (DNI), John Ratcliffe, calling for the DNI make available to the public information regarding any actions taken by foreign adversaries to exploit tensions and social unrest in American communities with intent to influence the upcoming election.

August 28, 2020 Press Release

SCHAUMBURG, IL – Today, Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi continued his investigation into serious ethical questions surrounding Marc Short, Vice President Pence’s Chief of Staff and principal aide to the Coronavirus Task Force, by writing to the Office of the Vice President (OVP) with regard to its handling of Mr.

August 27, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – On Wednesday, Congressmen Raja Krishnamoorthi (IL-08) and Don Beyer (VA-08) wrote to Special Counsel Henry Kerner, calling upon the Office of Special Counsel (OSC) to investigate the apparent Hatch Act violations committed by members of the Trump Administration during the RNC, most notably the pardon and citizenship ceremony included in the nationally-televised event.

August 25, 2020 Press Release

SCHAUMBURG, IL – Today, Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi wrote to the Office Of Government Ethics (OGE) regarding the potential failures of the USPS Ethics Office to fully address Postmaster General Louis DeJoy’s potential conflicts of interest based on his substantial investment portfolio because, as OGE has publicly stated, under 18 U.S.C.

August 20, 2020 Press Release

SCHAUMBURG, IL – Today, Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi (IL-08) and Congresswoman Katie Porter (CA-45) wrote to John Barger of the US Postal Service Board of Governors requesting information regarding the selection of Louis DeJoy for the position of Postmaster General.  

August 3, 2020 Press Release

SCHAUMBURG, IL – Today, the resolution introduced by Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi (D-IL-08) to ensure the election is held on November 3rd, 2020 surpassed fifty co-sponsors. Below is a statement from Congressman Krishnamoorthi on the growing support for passage of this resolution: