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Congressman Andre Carson

Representing the 7th District of INDIANA


Press Releases

Aug 25, 2014 Press Release

"Today, as we honor the life of Michael Brown, we must also think about ways to prevent such a tragedy from ever happening again. Like many Americans, I am saddened and frustrated by a criminal justice system that too often fails people of color. 

Jul 24, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman André Carson is inviting residents and visitors to capture the beauty and uniqueness of Indianapolis by taking part in an online photo contest. Winners will have their submitted photo featured on Congressman Carson’s permanent website for the remainder of the year.


Jul 21, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Carson issued the following statement in response to the ongoing crisis in Israel and the Gaza Strip.

Jul 15, 2014 Press Release

Congressman Carson to Holder: We Need Answers on Government Monitoring

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Congressman André Carson (IN-07) and Congressman Keith Ellison (MN-05) sent a letter to U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, calling for specific details about the federal government’s monitoring of the communications of American citizens.

Jul 14, 2014 Press Release

INDIANAPOLIS -- Congressman André Carson (IN-07) released the following statement in response to the announcement today that U.S. Attorney Joe Hogsett will resign at the end of this month:

Jul 11, 2014 Press Release

Congressman André Carson Honors Fallen Officer in the U.S. House of Representatives 

WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman André Carson (IN-07) made a statement for the Congressional Record honoring the life of fallen Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department Officer Perry Renn.

Jul 10, 2014 Press Release

Statement from Congressman André Carson on alleged NSA spying on Muslim-Americans

July 9, 2014


Washington D.C. - Congressman André Carson issued the following statement today regarding reports that the United States monitored several prominent Muslim Americans:

Jul 6, 2014 Press Release

INDIANAPOLIS – Congressman André Carson released the following statement this morning in response to the news that IMPD veteran patrol officer Perry Renn was killed last night in a shootout on the city’s Eastside.

“My heart goes out to the family and friends of Officer Renn. Our city lost a brave law enforcement officer last night, and we grieve with those he leaves behind.

Jun 17, 2014 Press Release
Bill will promote the growth and development of emerging businesses

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman André Carson introduced the Emerging Business Encouragement (EBE) Act, which will help emerging businesses compete for federal contracts and obtain access to federally backed loans as they get off the ground.