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January 15, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representative Sean Casten (D-IL-06), along with U.S. Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Tammy Duckworth (D-IL), led a letter to U.S.

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January 9, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Sean Casten (IL-06) released the following statement after he voted for H. Con. Res. 83, the War Powers Resolution.  The resolution would require the President to cease military actions against Iran unless authorized by Congress or in response to an imminent threat.

January 3, 2020 Press Release

Glen Ellyn, IL – U.S. Representative Sean Casten issued the following statement after the Trump Administration conducted an airstrike at Baghdad International Airport targeting senior Iranian officials, including the commander of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps Qassim Soleimani:

December 20, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C – Today, U.S. Representative Sean Casten (IL-06) released the following statement after he voted to pass H.R. 5377, the Restoring Tax Fairness for State and Localities Act, fulfilling a promise he made to his constituents to repeal the disastrous state and local tax (SALT) deduction cap implemented in the 2017 Republican Tax Bill.

December 19, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C – Today, U.S. Representative Sean Casten (IL-06) released the following statement after he voted in support of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), which will replace the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) as the agreement that regulates trade between the three countries.

December 19, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC — U.S. Representative Sean Casten (IL-06), U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) and the other members of the Illinois Congressional Delegation today pressed U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler about their concerns about ethylene oxide (EtO) emissions at the Medline and Vantage facilities in Lake County.

December 18, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C – Today, U.S. Representative Sean Casten (IL-06) released the following statement after he voted in support of both Articles of Impeachment against the President of the United States.

December 17, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S Representative Sean Casten (IL-06) released the following statement after voting for government spending bills that would fund the government through fiscal year (FY) 2020.

December 12, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Sean Casten (IL-06) voted for the bipartisan H.R.3, the Elijah E. Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act.

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December 12, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C – Today, U.S. Representative Sean Casten (IL-06) announced that he will support the Articles of Impeachment against the President of the United States. This past Tuesday, the House Judiciary Committee introduced the two Articles of Impeachment.

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May 1, 2019 In The News

Casten took office in January after beating incumbent Peter Roskam, R-Wheaton, in November’s midterm election.

February 28, 2019 In The News

Amid the news of Chicago’s mayoral vote and Michael Cohen’s testimony, what the U.S. House did this week deserves to be noted, if only for the political courage it displayed—and I don’t use that phrase lightly.

The House approved the first major piece of gun-control legislation that has advanced in Washington since what seems like the dawn of time.

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February 11, 2019 In The News

Judie Caribeaux, executive director of the Family Shelter Service in DuPage County, was the guest of U.S. Rep. Sean Casten, D-Downers Grove, at the State of the Union address.

February 11, 2019 In The News

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has selected U.S. Rep. Sean Casten as one of nine Democrats to serve on the new Select Committee on the Climate Crisis.

Before winning election to serve the 6th Congressional District, the Downers Grove Democrat received an undergraduate degree in molecular biology and biochemistry and master’s degrees in engineering management and biochemical engineering.

February 11, 2019 In The News

At five years old, Allie Bland ran in the kids Marine Corps marathon in Washington D.C. It was in honor of her marine dad, who died when Allie was just seven months old.

On her return trip home, an idea sparked to spread the kindness her father was remembered for.

February 1, 2019 In The News

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. — From a couch on the back deck of a dockside restaurant, the Beatles playing in the background and a breeze blowing off the water, Joe Cunningham gestured to Shem Creek.

February 1, 2019 In The News

Thousands of federal workers and constituents in the 6th Congressional District are being directly burdened by the partial federal government shutdown, U.S. Rep. Sean Casten said, and there's no immediate end in sight.

February 1, 2019 In The News

WHEATON – Hundreds of people gathered Jan. 26 to see the district swearing-in ceremony for U.S. Rep. Sean Casten, D-Downers Grove, in the auditorium of the DuPage County JTK Administration Building in Wheaton.

February 1, 2019 In The News

Members of the House of Representatives are voicing their concerns about the local and state tax burden on Illinois families due to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.

January 3, 2019 In The News
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