Congresswoman Robin Kelly

Representing the 2nd District of ILLINOIS
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Jul 13, 2016 Press Release

Congresswoman Robin Kelly has been named to a Congressional working group tasked with examining police accountability, aggression towards law enforcement, and public safety concerns related to these issues.

Jul 11, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – After a week of national tragedy including citizens killed by police and police killed by citizens, Rep. Luis V. Gutiérrez (D-IL) and Rep. Robin L. Kelly (D-IL) released a letter they wrote Friday to Attorney General Loretta Lynch asking her to help lead an effort to address police community relations and gun violence.  They wrote: 

Jul 8, 2016 Press Release

CHICAGO – Congresswoman Robin Kelly (D-IL) issued the following statement today in response to the tragic shooting events that have taken place this week in Texas, Minnesota and Louisiana:

Jul 6, 2016 Press Release

A rally called “National Day of Action on Gun Violence Prevention” was hosted today by Representatives Robin Kelly, Jan Schakowsky, Bill Foster, Danny Davis, Mike Quigley and Steny Hoyer. Similar rallies were held across the country today to continue conveying the urgency for gun reform initiated on the House floor last week.

Jul 6, 2016 Press Release

Congresswoman Robin Kelly, ranking member of the U.S. House Subcommittee on Information Technology, hosted a Field Hearing today to hear views from business leaders on how effectively federal cyber laws and regulations have been working since the enactment of the landmark Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act of 2015. Joining Congresswoman Kelly was Subcommittee Chairman Will Hurd (R-TX).

Jul 6, 2016 Press Release

Congresswoman Robin Kelly released the following statement today after House Democrats ended their sit-in to demand a vote on common-sense gun legislation:

Jul 6, 2016 Press Release

Congresswoman Robin Kelly issued the following statement today in response to the passing of Abner Mikva.

Jun 16, 2016 Press Release

U.S. Rep. Robin Kelly Hosts IT Subcommittee Field Hearing in Chicago

Seeks Views of Chicago Area Business Leaders on Cyber Threats

 

Monday, June 20, 2016

 

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Jun 8, 2016 Press Release

Reps. Robin Kelly (D-IL), David E. Price (D-NC), Rosa DeLauro (D-CT), Nita Lowey (D-NY), and Mike Quigley (D-IL) led 110 Democratic colleagues in urging House leadership to end the longstanding de facto ban on federal funding for gun violence research.

May 26, 2016 Press Release

At least fifteen U.S. Senators and 10 U.S. Representatives joined together to introduce a resolution in the House & Senate establishing June 2nd as “National Gun Violence Awareness Day” and designating June as “National Gun Violence Awareness Month.”  Every day in America, an average of 297 men, women and children are shot, 91 of them fatally. 

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Apr 27, 2016 In The News
City Leaders Fight for Funding to Combat Violence
Apr 27, 2016 In The News
Prevention efforts reduce costs of violence, so why not support them?
Apr 27, 2016 In The News
UP INITIATIVE AIMS TO CUT GUN VIOLENCE, INCREASE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
Apr 27, 2016 In The News
Congresswoman Robin Kelly Announces Collaborative ‘UP Initiative’ to Curb Gun Violence and Reinvest in Urban Areas
Apr 27, 2016 In The News
Rahm, Congressmen Call For Federal Money To Fight Chicago Violence
Apr 21, 2016 In The News
Chicago Tribune: 700 attend job fair at Thornton High School
Apr 14, 2016 In The News
Rep. Robin Kelly host annual Youth Job and Resource Expo at Thornton Township HS
Apr 5, 2016 In The News
Daily Southtown: Letters to the editor- Follow the Constitution: Give Merrick Garland a fair hearing
Mar 30, 2016 In The News
The Trace: A Young Chicago Woman Has Lost 23 Loved Ones to Gun Violence. She Wants You To See Their Faces
Mar 30, 2016 In The News
Chicago Defender: Reps. Kelly, Watson Coleman, Clarke Announce Congressional Caucus on Black Women and Girls