Rep. Robin Kelly

Rep. Kelly hosts Monday meeting on health care needs

U.S. Rep. Robin Kelly, D-Ill., is convening an issues-focused hearing on Monday, Aug. 14, aimed at strengthening the debate on healthcare reform.
The non-partisan Congressional field inquiry will be conducted from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Dirksen U.S. Courthouse, 219 S. Dearborn St. in Chicago in Room 2525.

Rep. Kelly asks Rauner for answers on health care law’s impact on Illinois

Rep. Robin Kelly, D-Ill., along with U.S. Senators Richard Durbin and Tammy Duckworth and the Democratic members of the Illinois Congressional delegation, have renewed their request for Gov.

Rep. Kelly leads support effort for regional airport

Rep. Robin Kelly, D-Ill., joined by 30 other elected leaders, wrote to Gov. Bruce Rauner expressing their “collective support for construction of the South Suburban Airport” in Peotone. The leaders called the project “an incubator of innovation and generator of growth for our nation.”

Rep. Kelly calls proposed federal budget ‘awful’

U.S. Rep. Robin Kelly, D-Ill., who represents Homewood and Flossmoor in Congress, released this statement concerning President Trump's budget request released May 23:

Congresswoman applauds Trump executive order but awaits cybersecurity action

Rep. Robin Kelly, D-Ill., who represents Homewood and Flossmoor in Congress, is waiting for additional action by the White House on cybersecurity.

Rep. Kelly introduces American Dream Act to help assist those left behind in economic recovery

U.S. Rep. Robin Kelly, D-Ill., has introduced legislation for community reinvestment that will offer job training for mature workers, encourage increased programs in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) for teachers and give communities funding to removed commercial blight.

Rep. Kelly says Sen. Sessions’ nomination should be rejected

U.S. Rep. Robin Kelly, D-Ill., of the 2nd Congressional District representing Homewood and Flossmoor, released a statement on the nomination of Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Ala., to serve as the attorney general of the United States. His confirmation hearing began Tuesday, Jan. 10.

Like millions of Americans, I was deeply troubled by the nomination of Sen. Jeff Sessions to serve as our nation’s next attorney general.

Photographers invited to show beauty of 2nd Congressional District

Thursday is the deadline for entries in a 2nd Congressional District #02ByYou online photo competition.

U.S. Rep. Robin Kelly, D-Ill., invites residents and visitors to reveal the beauty and distinctiveness of the district she represents in Congress.

Rep. Kelly joins fellow Democrats in sit-in in U.S. House

Rep. Robin Kelly (D-Ill.) is among a group of Democrats conducting a gun legislation sit-in in the United States House of Representatives today, Wednesday, June 22.

Rep. Kelly, who represents Homewood and Flossmoor in Congress, has been campaigning for strong gun safety measures and restrictions on gun sales since she was first elected to the House in 2013.

H-F High artists’ works recognized

Ashley Deckelman placed second and Lucy Sloan placed third in the 2016 Congressional Art Competition-2nd Congressional District for high school students hosted by U.S. Rep. Robin Kelly (D-Ill.)

They were two of the 10 Homewood-Flossmoor High School students who participated. Entrees were also submitted by H-F students Aliyah Wilson, Shiloah Coley, Eliza Sykes, Taylor Ausley, Kira Van Voorhees, Brenden Smith, Jeremy Libretti-River and Kenneth Bivens.


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