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April 12, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – Today, U.S. Representative Sean Casten (IL-06) marked 100 days since being sworn into the 116th Congress.

April 10, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Sean Casten (IL-06) welcomed Chicago-area World War II and Korean War veterans at the World War II Memorial. About 96 veterans traveled to Washington D.C. through the Chicago Honor Flight network. The Honor Flight Network is a non-profit organization created to honor America’s veterans for their service.

April 9, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representative Sean Casten (IL-06) issued the following statement on standing with taxpayers and fighting for free tax filing services. Casten came to Washington to be an independent voice in Congress.

April 4, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representative Sean Casten (IL-06) introduced an amendment last night, which was unanimously adopted in H.R. 1585, the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act, that would ensure campus faculty are trained to recognize victims of sexual or domestic violence.

April 3, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representative Sean Casten (IL-06), member of the House Financial Services Committee, testified before the U.S. House Committee on Appropriations to fund and restore the Office of Technology Assessment (OTA), a Capitol Hill technology agency that was defunded more than 20 years ago.

April 1, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON –U.S. Representatives Sean Casten (IL-06) and Lauren Underwood (IL-14) today announced the introduction of new legislation, H.R.

March 27, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representative Sean Casten (IL-06), member of the Select Committee on the Climate Crisis, continued his fight for climate change by joining Chair of the Select Committee, Kathy Castor (FL-14), in introducing H.R. 9, the Climate Action Now Act.

March 27, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – Congressman Sean Casten (IL-06) cosponsored sweeping new health care legislation that will lower Illinoisan’s health insurance premiums, crack down on junk health insurance plans, strengthen protections for people with pre-existing conditions, and reverse the Administration’s health care sabotage. The Protecting Pre-Existing Conditions & Making Health Ca

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March 25, 2019 Press Release
Members also call on EPA to immediately begin ambient air monitoring at the Medline and Vantage facilities in Lake County
March 14, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representative Sean Casten (IL-06) delivered a Floor speech on H.R. 1, the For the People Act, that passed the House last Friday. H.R. 1 would require candidates for President and Vice President to disclose their tax returns. The Illinois state legislature have been working on legislation that would include this specific idea on the ballot. 

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