Mobile Menu - OpenMobile Menu - Closed

Congresswoman Robin Kelly

Representing the 2nd District of Illinois

Connect

Media

Latest News

May 23, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congresswoman Robin Kelly released this statement concerning the President’s budget request:

“This budget can be summed up in one word: awful.

It takes food out of the mouths of babies, takes heat away from seniors and takes the security of crop insurance from our farmers.

It’s awful for the families struggling to make ends meet.

May 23, 2017 Editorial

Nearly every day, I pick up this paper and read about gridlock and partisanship gripping Congress. The 24-hour TV news cycle reminds us of it by the second and magazines aren’t much better.

May 17, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Robin Kelly welcomed Chicago’s Dr. Cheryl Watson-Lowry, DDS to testify before Congress on the Action for Dental Health Act. Dr. Watson-Lowry testified before the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s Health Subcommittee.

Issues:
May 17, 2017 Press Release

Matteson, IL – Congresswoman Robin Kelly, a member of the bipartisan House Task Force on Community-Police Relations, released this statement marking National Police Week:

“Each year, we pause to remember the brave men and women – including my uncles, cousins and nephews – who put on the uniform every day.

Issues:
May 16, 2017 Editorial

For years, policymakers have known that the NRA’s “guns everywhere — background checks nowhere” policy means more dead Americans and a country that’s less safe.

Yet, instead of using common sense, we stand by and allow 30,000 Americans to die every year.

Tragically, the NRA’s dangerous policies have found a new supporter: ISIS.

Issues:
May 15, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Robin Kelly and Congressman Steve Chabot (R-OH), members of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, introduced H.R. 2408, the Protecting Girls Access to Education Act, which ensures that children, specifically young girls, are able to receive an education when displaced by conflicts overseas.

May 11, 2017 Press Release

Matteson, IL – Congresswoman Robin Kelly, the Ranking Member of IT subcommittee, released this statement concerning President Trump’s long-awaited cybersecurity Executive Order:

May 10, 2017 Press Release

Matteson, IL - Congresswoman Robin Kelly released the following statement after President Trump fired FBI Director James Comey:

May 9, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congresswoman Robin Kelly, the top Democrat on the Oversight and Government Reform Committee's IT subcommittee, recently introduced the Connect to Government Act. The legislation would require all future and re-designed government websites to be mobile-friendly, a standard business practice in 2017.

May 4, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congresswoman Robin Kelly, chair of the Congressional Black Caucus Health Braintrust, released this statement following the House vote to strip 24 million Americans of their health insurance:

Issues:

Pages

In the News

May 11, 2017 In The News
http://thehill.com/policy/technology/332080-dem-introduces-bill-to-bridge-digita...

Rep. Robin Kelly (D-Ill.) is introducing a new bill aimed at bridging the digital divide by requiring all future government websites to be mobile friendly.

Mar 28, 2017 In The News

It’s time to fight because our health is on the line. For years, Congressional Republicans have been chomping at the bit to repeal the Affordable Care Act and strip 30 million Americans of the everyday security of health insurance.

Issues:
Mar 9, 2017 In The News

For six years, Republicans have repeated the same phrase in every conversation about healthcare: “repeal and replace” the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

Issues:
Jan 17, 2017 In The News

In "Take care not to drown in the swamp, Republicans" (Editorial, Jan. 7), Crain's editorial board points out the importance of independent ethics offices to keep politicians honest.

Jan 3, 2017 In The News

As America awaits the reality of a Republican-controlled Congress and White House, one thing has been made disturbingly clear to American families. The Trump Administration and Ryan-McConnell Congress are hell-bent on scoring political points by ending the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA).

Issues:
Nov 22, 2016 In The News
Black Star News: HOLDING TRUMP ACCOUNTABLE -- MORE AMERICANS VOTED AGAINST HIM
Nov 21, 2016 In The News
Chicago Sun-Times: Kadner: Discrimination in the Facebook era
Nov 14, 2016 In The News
The Hill: Facebook building new tool to block ads from excluding users by race
Nov 14, 2016 In The News
Business Insider: Facebook is going to stop letting advertisers exclude ethnic groups on certain types of ads
Nov 14, 2016 In The News
USA Today: Facebook to stop ads that target, exclude races

Pages

Robin Kelly

 

 

Office Locations