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Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi

Representing the 8th District of Illinois

Press Releases

July 14, 2017 Press Release
“There is a saying that there is no such thing as a former intelligence operative. President Trump’s top advisors put that to the test by meeting with a former Soviet intelligence officer”

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi of the House Oversight Committee released the following statement in response to reports that Donald Trump Jr., Paul Manafort, and Jared Kushner’s meeting with a Russian lawyer also included a former Soviet counterintelligence officer:

July 13, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi of the House Oversight Committee called upon acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe to inform Congress of the counterintelligence and national security vulnerabilities created by White House Senior Advisor Jared Kushner’s reported failure to disclose more than 100 foreign contacts on his security clearance application.

July 11, 2017 Press Release
“Veterans of Republican and Democratic presidential campaigns have come forth to say that if they were approached by a foreign source promising information on an opponent, they would have contacted the FBI. When the Trump campaign’s senior leadership was offered information from the Kremlin as part of an effort to help the campaign, they met with someone they believed to be a Russian government agent."

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi released the following statement in response to the revelation that Donald J. Trump Jr, Jared Kushner, and former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort met with Mr. Trump’s friend Rob Goldstone and Natalia Veselnitskaya, a Kremlin-linked lawyer, under the auspices of Ms.

July 7, 2017 Press Release

SCHAUMBURG, IL - Congressman Krishnamoorthi hosted a roundtable discussion on Thursday with Hispanic and Latino community leaders at his district office in Schaumburg, IL. The discussion focused primarily on the work in which attendees were engaged, issues they faced, and where they believe policy improvements might be implemented with the Congressman’s help.

June 26, 2017 Press Release
“There are some issues so important they become a referendum on our values. This is one of them. We must defeat this bill.”

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi issued the following statement in response to the Congressional Budget Office’s report on the Senate health care bill:

June 23, 2017 Press Release
The Krishnamoorthi Amendment requires states to report if a new welfare-to-work job training program helps workers find jobs that match their training and experience

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi successfully introduced a bipartisan amendment this morning to the Accelerating Individuals into the Workforce Act (H.R.2842) welfare-

June 22, 2017 Press Release
“This bill was written by thirteen senators behind closed doors without allowing for any debate or public comment. Now we know why they were afraid to let it see the light of day.”

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi issued the following statement on his strong opposition to the Senate Health Care bill:

June 22, 2017 Press Release
Thompson-Krishnamoorthi Act will help more students gain the in-demand skills they need to succeed in the workforce

WASHINGTON – Today, the House of Representatives passed bipartisan legislation to strengthen and improve career and technical education and give Americans the skills they need to compete for in-demand jobs.

June 19, 2017 Press Release
Reports reveal Flynn's ties to activities including Russian military equipment sales, Saudi nuclear reactor construction, and selling cyber weaponry to repressive regimes

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi, a member of the House Oversight Committee, released the following statement in response to new revelations about Michael Flynn’s dubious business activities:

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