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Congressman Andre Carson

Representing the 7th District of INDIANA


Press Releases

Mar 1, 2017 Press Release
Resolution calls on Congress to recognize the last day February as Rare Disease Day


Washington, DC – Today, Congressman André Carson, (D-Indianapolis) introduced legislation to officially recognize the last day of February as Rare Disease Day.  

Feb 22, 2017 Press Release

Members of Congress Fight to Prevent 9/11-Style Terror Attack

Reps.  Carson , Fitzpatrick, King & Gottheimer introduce bipartisan ‘Saracini Aviation Safety Act’ to protect America’s skies


Feb 14, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC - This Valentine’s Day, Congressman André Carson announced he will be reintroducing his “Equality for All” resolution in Congress. The resolution calls on Congress to pass sensible legislation ensuring that all Americans, regardless of sexual orientation and gender identity, are protected from discrimination.

Jan 29, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Rep. André Carson (D-IN), the first Muslim Member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, issued the following statement:

Jan 6, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC –Today, Congressman André Carson, Member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence,  joined with more than 150 House Democrats in asking for an independent commission to investigate Russia’s interference in the 2016 election.

Jan 5, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, the U.S. House of Representatives voted on a resolution condemning the United Nations Security Council’s Resolution on Israeli Settlements. Congressman André Carson opposed the resolution and released this statement:

Jan 4, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, the first day of the 115th Congress, the Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives passed a rules package by a vote of  234-193. The rules package includes provisions that could change or dismantle Medicare and Social Security as well as facilitate repeal the Affordable Care Act.

Dec 21, 2016 Press Release
Members ask President-Elect to work with communities in the fight against terrorism

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Congressman André Carson (D-IN) sent a letter to President-Elect Trump, along with Democratic Members of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, calling for the continuation of community engagement programs to stop homegrown extremism.

Nov 15, 2016 Press Release

Indianapolis, IN - Today, Congressman André Carson (IN-07) along with Indianapolis Mayor Joe Hogsett, congratulated Indianapolis for having the 10th highest volunteer rate in the nation. In a report released this morning by the Corporation for National and Community Service, Indianapolis ranked 10th among the 51 largest cities across the country for volunteerism.

Sep 22, 2016 Press Release
Three-year grant will help those impacted by the closure of Carrier

Washington, D.C. - Today, Congressman André Carson (IN-07), Ranking Member of the House Economic Development Subcommittee, Senator Joe Donnelly and Mayor Joe Hogsett, joined the U.S. Commerce Department’s Economic Development Agency (EDA) in announcing a generous grant to Indianapolis.