WASHINGTON, DC-- Congressman André Carson (IN-07) has reintroduced legislation to improve duck boat safety. The Duck Boat Safety Act (H.R. 2799) directs the U.S Coast Guard to implement long-overdue recommendations from the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) to help make these vessels safer, more buoyant, and better equipped to withstand flooding or sinking.
WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman André Carson issued the statement below following the House of Representatives’ passage of the Equality Act. This legislation extends anti-discrimination protections to LGBTQ Americans with regard to employment, education, access to credit, jury service, federal funding, housing and public accommodations.
WEST LAFAYETTE, IN – Congressman André Carson (D-Ind.-07) along with U.S. Senators Todd Young (R-Ind.) and Mike Braun (R-Ind.), and U.S.
INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Congressman André Carson (D-IN), one of three Muslim members of the U.S. Congress, released the statement below commemorating the beginning of Ramadan, a sacred month of fasting in the Islamic faith:
Madam Speaker, today I rise to honor Barbara Boyd on her 90th birthday.
INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Congressman André Carson released the statement below following the death of former Senator Richard Lugar, who served as mayor of Indianapolis from 1968 to 1975, and represented Indiana in the U.S. Senate from 1977 to 2013:
INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Congressman André Carson applauded ride sharing company Lyft’s announcement on Thursday that it is expanding its Grocery Access Program to Indianapolis and nearly a dozen other cities nationwide, as well as two cities in Canada.
INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Congressman André Carson, a senior member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, issued this statement following the Department of Justice’s release of the redacted Mueller Report:
WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman André Carson has co-authored a bill in the House of Representatives, paired with companion legislation in the Senate, to repeal the President’s existing executive order blocking travel from majority Muslim countries and prevent another baseless, discriminatory travel ban from happening again.
WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman André Carson (D-IN), a senior member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, issued this statement following the release of Attorney General William Barr’s summary letter of the Mueller Report: