Representative Sean Casten

Representing the 6th District of Illinois

Press Releases

November 13, 2019 Press Release
Congressman’s questions at a Science, Space, and Technology Committee hearing confirm his concerns that the Trump Administration’s rule could result in weaker pollution limits in EPA regulations

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representative Sean Casten (IL-06), today at a House Science, Space, and Technology Committee hearing questioned Dr.

November 13, 2019 Press Release
Congressman expresses concerns in a productive meeting with Dr. Jacobs, as well as the Administration’s cuts to the NWS in the FY2020 Budget

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representative Sean Casten (IL-06), wrote a letter to Dr.

November 6, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – President Trump announced the United States will begin the withdrawal process from the Paris Climate Accord, leaving America as the only nation to abandon the global effort to combat climate change.

November 1, 2019 Press Release

Glen Ellyn, IL. –U.S. Representative Sean Casten (IL-06) announced today that, with his support, World Relief DuPage/Aurora (WRDA) have been awarded grant funding from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)’s Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR).

October 31, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Sean Casten (IL-06) voted on H.Res 660, a resolution to formalize the process of pursuing an impeachment inquiry into the President. The resolution provides the path forward for public hearings and provides rules for the format for open hearings in the House Intelligence Committee, including staff-led questioning of witnesses.

October 22, 2019 Press Release
Congressman’s questions at Financial Services Committee Hearing continue to tease out the reasons for lifting sanctions against Russian Oligarch Deripaska

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representative Sean Casten (IL-06) at a House Financial Services Committee hearing questioned Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin about his decision to lift sanctions against Russian company, Rusal, largely owned by Russian Oligarch Oleg Deripaska.

October 17, 2019 Press Release
Congressman’s bill allows retail investors to better understand their disclosures

Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Sean Casten’s (IL-06) bill, H.R. 1815 the SEC Disclosure Effectiveness Testing Act passed the House. The bill would require the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to ensure main street investors have the information they need to invest their savings.

October 17, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representative Sean Casten (IL-06) released the following statement on the passing of House Committee on Oversight & Reform Chairman Elijah Cummings (MD-07):

October 16, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Today U.S. Representatives Sean Casten, Danny K. Davis, and Abigail Spanberger championed legislation to protect student loan borrowers experiencing financial hardship by stopping an onerous practice known as capitalization after a deferment or forbearance.

October 11, 2019 Press Release

Downers Grove, IL. – Today, U.S. Representatives Sean Casten (IL-06) and Susie Lee (NV-03) introduced the Pell Grant Sustainability Act. The bill would make sure that Federal resources for college students keep up with current costs by indexing Pell Grants to inflation.

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