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André Carson's Public Statements

Full Name: André D. Carson
Office: U.S. House (IN) - District 7, Democratic
First Elected: 03/11/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 7
Primary May 6, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mariama; 1 Child: Salimah
Birth Date: 10/16/1974
Birth Place: Indianapolis, IN
Home City: Center Township, IN
Religion: Islam
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Date Title
Sept. 7, 2012 Make It In America
Sept. 7, 2012 Pelosi, Nadler, 143 House Members File New Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA
Sept. 4, 2012 Protecting Our Fundamental Right to Vote
Aug. 24, 2012 Republican Budget Plans Bad for the Economy and American People
Aug. 15, 2012 Indianapolis Star - Beech Grove Mayor, Congressman Andre Carson Say Mitt Romney's Plan to End Amtrak funding Would Kill Jobs
July 17, 2012 77th Anniversary of Social Security
July 10, 2012 Repeal of Obamacare Act
July 10, 2012 Pelosi, Nadler, 130 House Members File Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA
June 28, 2012 Rep. Carson's Statement on the Supreme Court's ACA Decision
June 28, 2012 Rep. Carson's Statement on the Supreme Court's ACA Decision
June 28, 2012 Rep. Carson Calls Holder Vote "Political Stunt"
June 27, 2012 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act
June 7, 2012 Letter to Eric Cantor, Majority Leader of the U.S. House of Representatives
June 6, 2012 Letter to Michael E. Horowitz, Inspector General
June 4, 2012 Indy Star - My View: Students Need Loan Help, Not Political Football
June 1, 2012 Murfreesboro Islamic Center
June 1, 2012 Recognizing the Important Role that Local Broadcasters Play in Alerting the Public During Weather Emergencies
June 1, 2012 E-Newsletter 6/1/12
May 29, 2012 Letter to Timothy Geithner, Secretary of the U.S. Department of the Treasury and Mr. Edward DeMarco, Acting Director
May 17, 2012 Letter to Constituents
May 17, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
May 16, 2012 Rep. Carson Joins Marion County Prosecutor Terry Curry and Local Organizations, Opposes Legislation that Rolls Back Protections in the Violence Against Women Act
May 10, 2012 Letter to Constituents
May 10, 2012 Carson Holds Wall Street Accountable, Cosponsors Bill to Protect Consumers from Unnecessary Overdraft Fees
May 9, 2012 Letter to Patrick R. Donahoe, Postmaster General - Post Office Closures
April 27, 2012 Republicans Playing Games with Student Loan Bill, Undermining Health of Women and Children
April 20, 2012 Carson Courier: April 20, 2012
April 13, 2012 E-Newsletter from Congressman Andre Carson - April 13, 2012
April 4, 2012 Letter to Chairman Wolf and Ranking Member Fattah
March 30, 2012 Democrats Introduce Alternative Budget Proposal
March 20, 2012 Rep. André Carson Introduces Bill to Raise Awareness about the Dangers of Synthetic Drugs
March 15, 2012 Rep. Carson Asks Secretary Panetta to Expedite Implementation of Military Mental Health Law
March 15, 2012 Letter to President Obama
March 14, 2012 Letter to President Obama - Five Counties Requesting Disaster Assistance in Indiana
March 12, 2012 Letter to President Obama - Request for Disaster Declaration for State of Indiana
Feb. 17, 2012 U.S. House Passes Payroll Tax Cut Extension, Carson Expresses Reservations
Feb. 14, 2012 Continued Access to Healthcare for Our Seniors
Feb. 3, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Janet Napolitano, Secretary, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Feb. 1, 2012 Carson Statement on Legislation Currently Before the U.S. House of Representatives
Jan. 19, 2012 Congressman André Carson to Oppose Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA)
Jan. 12, 2012 Letter to Richard Cordray, Director of Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - First Director of Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Jan. 3, 2012 President Obama Signs into Law Two Bills Authored by Rep. André Carson
Dec. 15, 2011 Congressman André Carson Praises the End of the War in Iraq, Celebrates the Return of U.S. Troops by December 31
Dec. 15, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Dec. 14, 2011 Letter to Robert A. Niblock, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Lowe's Companies, Inc.
Dec. 13, 2011 Congressman Carson Votes to Protect Indianapolis Job Seekers and Seniors
Dec. 12, 2011 Carson Statement on Lowe's Advertising Withdraw
Nov. 22, 2011 Letter to Chairmen Leahy and Granger, and Ranking Members Graham and Lowey
Nov. 15, 2011 Carson Votes to Suspend Excessive Executive Pay and Bonuses
Nov. 9, 2011 Letter to Lamar Smith, John Conyers, Daniel E. Lungren and Robert A. Brady
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