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Jul 24, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman André Carson (D-IN) issued the following statement on Director Robert Mueller’s testimony before the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence.

Jul 9, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, as the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals hears oral arguments in Republicans’ Texas v. U.S. lawsuit, Rep. André Carson responded to the GOP’s latest efforts to strike down protections for people with pre-existing conditions, as well as every last benefit and protection provided by the Affordable Care Act. Rep.

Jul 2, 2019 Press Release

INDIANAPOLIS, IN – The Department of Labor has awarded a grant to a local organization that will help expand employment opportunities for formerly incarcerated people in the Indianapolis community.

Jun 26, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Last night, Rep. André Carson voted to pass H.R. 3401, a $4.5 billion emergency border supplemental appropriations bill to address the urgent humanitarian situation at the U.S. southern border.

Jun 24, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. André Carson (D-IN), a senior member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, released this statement following President Trump’s announcement that he is issuing new economic sanctions on Iran. The move comes several days after the President abruptly halted planned air strikes against the nation after it shot down a U.S. drone over the Strait of Hormuz.

Jun 19, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Last night the House of Representatives passed an amendment introduced by Rep. André Carson that will increase funding to Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) from the Department of Defense (DoD) by four million dollars above current levels.

Jun 6, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman André Carson and Senators Mike Braun and Todd Young, along with Representatives Pete Visclosky (IN-01), Jackie Walorski (IN-02), Jim Banks (IN-03), Jim Baird (IN-04), Susan Brooks (IN-05), Greg Pence (IN-06), Larry Bucshon (IN-08), and Trey Hollingsworth (IN-09), introduced legislation to rename the United States Post Office building at 456 N

May 29, 2019 Press Release

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.

May 17, 2019 Press Release

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.