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Congressman Mike Quigley

Representing the 5th District of Illinois

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My role on the Appropriations Committee puts me in a unique position to help set our country’s funding priorities and plan for the future, while bringing much needed funding back to Chicago. From modernizing our century old transit system to expanding sustainable transportation projects, I look forward to showcasing how federal investments can grow our economy, create jobs and improve the livability of our community.
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CHICAGO – Yesterday, U.S. Representative Mike Quigley toured A.M. Castle & Co. and worked alongside employees to manufacture parts for the U.S. Navy’s aircraft carrier construction and maintenance program as part of his Undercover Congressman series. The series connects Rep.

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"Start-Up Day is an important reminder of how lawmakers and the broader community can support local entrepreneurs with policies and resources that foster innovation and help start-ups thrive. Here in Chicago, we are incredibly fortunate to have 1871 leading the way by bringing together the brightest technological minds in the area to share ideas, collaborate and create.”
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The new Core Capacity grants will fund desperately needed improvements to heavily-used transit systems like the CTA, creating jobs and improving our infrastructure in the process. This project is a prime example of how working together at all levels of government – the House, Senate and the city of Chicago back home – can secure important investments that strengthen Chicago’s future.
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America’s crumbling infrastructure requires sustained investments that will grow our economy, create jobs and strengthen local communities.
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These crucial grants provide the federal assistance desperately needed to help communities recover after natural disasters like the devastating floods that hit Albany Park, Hinsdale and other areas in my district.
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At a time when Americans of every political persuasion want big money out of our elections, the Democracy for All Amendment will restore their authority to pass laws protecting the integrity of our electoral process. By reversing Citizens United and related cases, this amendment will advance the basic principle of one voice, one vote that is so integral to our democracy.
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Staffers volunteering at Chicago drive at Howard Brown Health Center
I'm proud to support the National Gay Blood Drive happening tomorrow at Howard Brown Health Center because America shouldn't treat gay and bisexual men as second class citizens or turn away healthy would-be donors who could be providing lifesaving blood.
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“Ask yourselves, should we be adding money above the request for a warhead that goes on a missile that the Pentagon doesn’t even know it wants and one we probably don’t even need?”
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Trushitha Narla was selected as the winner of the House Student App Challenge for Illinois’ 5th Congressional District. Narla’s app, Sign It!, translates numbers in sign language to a text format using leap motion technology that captures data from the user’s finger motions.
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