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Congressman Andre Carson

Representing the 7th District of INDIANA


Press Releases

Sep 10, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, ahead of the 14th anniversary of 9/11, Congressman André Carson joined with his colleagues to introduce a resolution honoring the victims of post-9/11 hate crimes.

Sep 9, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Congressman André Carson (IN-07) will hold a Twitter Town Hall meeting tomorrow, September 10, 2015 to discuss his ongoing work in Washington and Indianapolis.  This 30 minute town hall comes at a time when Congress is set to vote on a number of big ticket items, including the Iran Deal and government funding.

Aug 28, 2015 Press Release

INDIANAPOLIS - This Tuesday, September 1, Congressman André Carson in cooperation with Purdue Extension Marion County, will hold a Financial Literacy workshop to highlight the importance of money management.

The event will feature a financial literacy coach who will focus on credit building, smart spending habits and fraud protection.

Aug 5, 2015 Press Release
Today’s job fair was Carson’s largest to date

Indianapolis, IN  This afternoon, Congressman André Carson (IN-07) wrapped up his sixth and largest job fair at Ivy Tech Corporate College and Culinary Center. With the help of Ivy Tech Community College, over 1200 Hoosiers seeking jobs were able to meet with 138 employers from across Central Indiana.


Aug 4, 2015 Press Release

INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Today, Congressman Carson released the following statement to express his support for the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), an agreement between the P5+1 and Iran aimed at preventing Iran from acquiring a nuclear weapon.

Jul 30, 2015 Press Release

Indianapolis, IN – This Wednesday, August 5, Congressman André Carson (IN-07) in cooperation with Ivy Tech Community College will host a job fair in Indianapolis.  

The fair will feature over 125 employers and 3,000 open positions.

Congressman Carson has made the Central Indiana Job Fair an annual event as part of his efforts to serve Indianapolis.

Jul 23, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC  – Today, Congressman André Carson continued his efforts to fight discrimination against the LGBT community by helping to introduce The Equality Act, legislation banning discrimination against LGBT individuals in public accommodations, housing, employment, and other core areas of daily life.

Jun 30, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC - I applaud President Obama’s proposed rule to introduce stronger overtime protections that will expand the middle class and boost workers’ wages.  Too many hard working Hoosiers work long hours while still struggling to make ends meet.

Jun 26, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - “Today’s Supreme Court decision is another step forward to ensure fairness and equality for all.  Today we recognized what we already know, all American families are equal in every way.