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Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi

Representing the 8th District of Illinois

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September 28, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – This week, the House of Representatives passed legislation to fund the departments of Labor, Health, and Human Services, and Education for fiscal year 2019.  This includes $250 million for early childhood programs and $5.3 billion to the Child Care and Development Block Grant (CCDBG).

September 28, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.- On Friday, September 28, House Republicans passed legislation (H.R. 6760) to permanently cap the State and Local Tax (SALT) Deduction at $10,000 for both individuals and joint filers. This severe limitation applies to state and local income, property, and sales taxes.

September 27, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Yesterday, the House of Representatives passed legislation to fund the departments of Labor, Health, and Human Services, and Education. This includes $1.9 billion for career, technical, and adult education programs authorized by the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act and the Adult Education and Family Literacy Act.

September 27, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressmen Raja Krishnamoorthi (D-IL) and Darin LaHood (R-IL) introduced H.R.6904 yesterday to designate an area within the River Terrace Area of Anacostia Park in Washington, D.C.

September 27, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives passed legislation to fund the departments of Labor, Health, and Human Services, and Education for fiscal year 2019. As part of the appropriations package, efforts to address substance use disorder, including opioid and heroin abuse, will receive $6.7 billion split between the federal and state governments.

September 27, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.- Today, Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi joined 65 Democratic Members of Congress to send the following statement to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell:

September 24, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Thursday, the House passed the appropriations bill for Military Construction and Veteran Affairs programs for FY2019. Included in the funding package was $400 million specifically to fight opioid addiction among veterans.

September 20, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. (Sept. 20, 2018)—Today, Rep. Elijah E.

September 20, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC (Sept. 20, 2018)—Today, Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, the Ranking Member of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, and Rep.

September 19, 2018 Press Release

SCHAUMBURG, IL – Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi of the Oversight Committee released the statement below in response to President Trump’s directives to the Department of Justice and the Office of the Director of National Intelligence to declassify materials related to Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation.

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