Housing discrimination is a big problem in Central Indiana and the federal government is now spending hundreds of thousands of dollars to combat it thanks to the help of Rep. André Carson.
Rep. André Carson joined Amtrak President and CEO Joe Boardman to announce the addition of free Wi-Fi, light food service and business class seating to a passenger line that runs between Indianapolis and Chicago.
Congressman Carson joined the Secretary of Labor on a visit to Pike High School recently to point out that Pike is a national leader in the effort to close the skills gap.
Democrats on Capitol Hill are pointing to a job fair put on by Congressman André Carson as an example of how they hope to rebuild the middle class.
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INDIANAPOLIS - Today, Congressman André Carson announced that EmployIndy is the recipient of an $8.3M grant on behalf of the Department of Labor to help reduce long-term unemployment in the region. The grant which runs through 2018, will create Employ Up, a program designed to train Hoosiers in STEM-related skills in an effort reduce the need for H-1B visas.
Congressman André Carson released the following statement tonight regarding the news of ISIL hostage, Hoosier, Peter Kassig.
WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman André Carson (IN-07) released the following statement today after Attorney General Eric Holder announced he will depart the Justice Department once a successor is confirmed:
Today, Congressman André Carson announced that Volunteers of America of Indiana is the recipient of a one million dollar grant from the Department of Justice to help reduce recidivism rates across the state.
Washington, D.C. – Today, the U.S. Department of Education announced that Metropolitan School District in Pike Township was awarded nearly $1 million dollars over the course of the next five years to help prevent violence and reduce negative student behavior.