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September 22, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, U.S. Congressman Sean Casten concluded his Hot FERC Summer campaign with a Dolly Parton-inspired speech by Casten titled “FERCin’ 9 to 5.” 

September 15, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— Today, U.S. Representative Sean Casten released the following statement in support of students and teachers facing intimidation from anti-mask protestors:

September 14, 2021 Press Release
Congressman Casten met with Benedictine staff and students to discuss how the American Rescue Plan has impacted the lives and education of students at the university.
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September 11, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Today, U.S. Congressman Sean Casten (IL-06) released the following statement on the 20th anniversary of September 11th.

September 10, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, U.S. Representatives Sean Casten (IL-06), Robin Kelly (IL-02), and Ted Deutch (FL-22) introduced the Gun Trafficker Detection Act which would require gun owners to report if their gun is lost or stolen within 48 hours. 

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September 9, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, U.S. Congressman secured investments for the 6th District community and national climate research as part of the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology markup of the Build Back Better reconciliation package.

September 9, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – President Biden today announced his intent to nominate Willie Phillips, Chairman of the District of Columbia Public Service Commission, to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC).

September 1, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, U.S. Congressman Sean Casten (D-IL) released the following statement on the Texas abortion ban:

 

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In The News

September 2, 2021 In The News

Dive Brief:

  • What do the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, rapper Megan Thee Stallion and climate change have in common? They're all tied to a new campaign launched on the House floor Tuesday intended to boost FERC's visibility on Capitol Hill.

August 27, 2021 In The News

A top Wall Street regulator is officially taking a deeper look at the gamification of trading.

August 11, 2021 In The News

U.S. Reps. Sean Casten, D-Downers Grove, and Lauren Underwood, D-Naperville, accompanied White House Climate Advisor Gina McCarthy on a tour Tuesday of several scientific facilities in northern Illinois.

August 10, 2021 In The News

Two suburban lawmakers and the White House climate czar toured two national scientific research facilities Tuesday to promote the economic

August 10, 2021 In The News

Congressional Democrats are pointing to yesterday’s major U.N. climate change report as new justification for their legislative proposals to slash greenhouse gas emissions and enact President Biden’s climate agenda.

Republicans, on the other hand, had less to say about the report, with one member warning that “flawed policies” would only benefit China and Russia.

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August 5, 2021 In The News

The Congressional Record chronicles nearly everything that happens in the House and Senate. It includes watershed moments such as Rep. Barbara Lee’s speech as the only vote against authorizing the use of force in Afghanistan and Sen.

August 4, 2021 In The News

With significantly less funding for climate programs than the White House requested in the Senate’s nearly $1 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill, climate advocates are pinning their hopes on a budget reconciliation bill likely to pass only if Democrats can hold disparate wings of their party together.

 

July 29, 2021 In The News

Robinhood’s (HOOD) stock began trading on Thursday at $38 a share, equating to a valuation of around $32 billion by market cap

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