Congresswoman Robin Kelly

Representing the 2nd District of ILLINOIS
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Feb 19, 2016 Press Release

Congresswoman Robin Kelly (D-IL) announced today more than $100 million in additional Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP) funding for Illinois through the U.S. Department of the Treasury.

Feb 19, 2016 Press Release

U.S. Representative Robin Kelly is sponsoring the annual Congressional Art Competition open to high school students residing or attending a school within the Second Congressional District.

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Feb 3, 2016 Press Release

Congresswoman Robin Kelly invites students from kindergarten through 8th grade to participate in her annual Black History Month Video Contest that honors the accomplishments of African-Americans.

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Jan 27, 2016 Press Release

Congresswoman Robin Kelly today reminds eligible constituents to claim their Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) when filing their tax returns this year. The EITC is a federal tax refund available to millions of low to moderate income individuals and families. The average EITC refund last year was approximately $2,200. Eligible people may qualify for a refund even if they owe no taxes.

Jan 20, 2016 Press Release

Congresswoman Robin Kelly today nominated 11 high school students from her district for admission to United States Military Academies.

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Jan 5, 2016 Press Release

Congresswoman Robin Kelly (D-IL) issued the following statement today after joining President Obama at the White House for the announcement on his Executive Actions to Reduce Gun Violence.

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Dec 7, 2015 Press Release

Congress recently passed legislation which included an amendment offered by Congresswoman Robin Kelly (IL-02) promoting adult literacy and financial literacy in communities across the country. Kelly’s proposal  ensured that Family Engagement in Education Programs covered under S.

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Dec 7, 2015 Press Release

Congresswoman Robin Kelly issued the following statement regarding the Department of Justice’s decision to investigate the Chicago Police in the wake of the Laquan McDonald Case:

Nov 13, 2015 Press Release

U. S. Representative Robin Kelly announced a Congressional App Challenge for high school students in the 2nd Congressional District.

The competition is aimed at encouraging and recognizing young programming talent and highlighting the importance of computer science in the Digital Age. The competition is open to students of all skill levels.

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Oct 29, 2015 Press Release

U.S. Congresswoman Robin Kelly voted late yesterday in the House of Representatives to pass a bipartisan bill to reauthorize the job-creating Export-Import Bank. 

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Jan 5, 2016 In The News
Chicago Sun-Times: Sweet: The long, long fight to close the gun show loophole
Dec 16, 2015 In The News
WBEZ: Congresswoman Robin Kelly continues fight against guns
Dec 16, 2015 In The News
Politico: Gun control becomes a litmus test in Democratic primaries
Dec 14, 2015 In The News
The Hill: Black lawmakers excoriate Scalia over ‘disgusting’ remarks
Dec 14, 2015 In The News
Progress Illinois: Gutierrez, Kelly Ask Lynch To Visit Chicago As DOJ Probes CPD
Dec 9, 2015 In The News
CNBC: Defective or not, the government can't recall your gun
Dec 9, 2015 In The News
National Journal: Why This Democrat Doesn’t Stand During Moments of Silence for Gun Victims
Dec 9, 2015 In The News
Washington Post: Why going to the dentist is so hard for the elderly
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Oct 22, 2015 In The News
FCW: It's time for legislators to work together for cybersecurity
Oct 20, 2015 In The News
Chicago Tribune: Opportunity knocks for job seekers