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Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi

Representing the 8th District of Illinois

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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.

March 6, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi today demanded Secretary of State Rex Tillerson explain why the State Department failed to spend any of the $120 million provided by Congress to counter Russian and other foreign attempts to disrupt American elections and sow distrust in democratic governance.

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.

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