Washington, D.C. – Congressman André Carson released the following statement today after President Bush announced that he will be lifting an executive ban on offshore drilling:
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman André Carson announced that he was able to secure $500,000 in the House Commerce, Justice and Science Appropriations bill for the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD). The funding will be used to install laptops and broadband technology in the cars of IMPD officers.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman André Carson announced that he has secured $300,000 in federal funding for Liberty Hall II. This $300,000 allotment for Liberty Hall II was secured in the FY 2009 House Commerce, Justice and Science Appropriations bill.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman André Carson disclosed that he requested and secured federal funding for the Indianapolis North Flood Control Damage Reduction Project. The $5,300,000 in funding for the project was in the House Energy and Water Appropriations Bill. The funding will be used to finish a floodwall in the flood prone area of northern Indianapolis.
Indianapolis, IN- Congressman André Carson will join in honoring his grandmother, former Congresswoman Julia Carson, at a Post Office Dedication Ceremony this Monday, June 16, 2008. The Ceremony will begin promptly at 10:30 am and will take place at the Mapleton Post Office located at 2650 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Earlier this week, Congressman André Carson joined the U.S.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman André Carson and the Indiana House Delegation recently sent a letter to Department of Labor Secretary Elaine Chao requesting that her agency provide urgently needed emergency assistance to those Indiana workers dislocated by the recent onslaught of catastrophic weather that has swept through the state of Indiana.