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Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi

Representing the 8th District of Illinois

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March 6, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Congressmen Raja Krishnamoorthi today called on EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt to make public the clients of EPA Deputy Associate Administrator of Public Affairs John Konkus, who is currently providing consulting services concurrent to his public official position. This is extremely troubling, even more so because Mr.

March 5, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC— Today, Congressman Krishnamoorthi issued the following statement in response to the scheduled end of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program:

March 1, 2018 Press Release

SCHAUMBURG, IL — Congressmen Raja Krishnamoorthi today called on the Office of Government Ethics to evaluate Jared Kushner’s actions with regard to Kushner’s financial conflicts of interest; specifically the

February 28, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Congressmen Raja Krishnamoorthi today called on White House Chief of Staff John Kelly to confirm the downgrade of Jared Kushner's interim security clearance downgrade and to provide a list of others affected under the new White House policy. This follows the letter Cong

February 27, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Congressmen Raja Krishnamoorthi and Ted Lieu today led 14 colleagues in a letter to White House Chief of Staff John Kelly questioning Jared Kushner’s access to top secret materials in the wake of Kelly’s announcement that those, such as Kushner, with interim clearances, would be denied that access. The text of their letter follows.

 

February 27, 2018

February 23, 2018 Press Release

SCHAUMBURG, IL — Congressmen Raja Krishnamoorthi and Mark DeSaulnier of the Oversight Committee wrote to White House Chief of Staff John Kelly yesterday to carefully consider Counselor to the President Jared Kushner’s immense financial vulnerabilities to foreign influence as part of the Administration’s reexamination of security clearances.

February 16, 2018 Press Release

SCHAUMBURG, IL — Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi (D, IL-08) today announced the formation of a bipartisan Congressional Solar Caucus in the U.S.

February 15, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi released the following statement in response to reports of the Florida school shooting suspect’s links to a Florida Neo-Nazi group:

February 15, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi wrote to White House Chief of Staff John Kelly regarding the questions around Rob Porter’s security clearance and whether the President personally requested that Mr. Porter remain in his position despite the FBI’s warnings.

February 12, 2018 Press Release

SCHAUMBURG, IL — Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi, lead Democrat on the Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act which would reauthorize the Perkins career and technical education (CTE) program, issued the following statement in response to the President Trump’s support of re-authorizing Perkins as part of updating our nation’s infrastructure.

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