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Congressman Mike Quigley

Representing the 5th District of Illinois

Press Releases

Jul 13, 2018 Press Release
In the wake of an indictment by Special Counsel Robert Mueller detailing Russian intrusion into state election systems during the 2016 election, House Appropriations Committee Ranking Member Nita Lowey (D-NY) and Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee Ranking Member Mike Quigley (D-IL) today urged House Republicans to restore funding for election security grants.
Jul 13, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Representative Mike Quigley (IL-05), who serves on the House Intelligence Committee, released the following statement on Special Counsel Mueller’s indictments of twelve Russian government officials for their interference in the 2016 election:

Jul 11, 2018 Press Release
Funding Aims to Understand & Address the United States’ Prevalence of Maternal Death, Ranked Worst in the Developed World
Rep. Quigley secured $2 million in funding for the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention’s (CDC) efforts in preventing maternal deaths through state-based Maternal Mortality Review Committees (MMRC).
Jun 27, 2018 Press Release
Rep. Quigley released the following statement in response to the Janus v. ASFME decision, where the Supreme Court ruled that public sector unions’ long-held practice of collecting “fair share fees” for the services they are legally required to provide workers is unconstitutional:
Jun 21, 2018 Press Release
Bill Creates New Cyber Competition to Identify and Understand Election Interference Threats
Reps. Mike Quigley and John Katko introduced the bipartisan Prevent Election Hacking Act of 2018 to help combat the threat of election hacking. The legislation will create a competition, commonly known as a bug bounty program, that rewards cyber experts that are able to identify vulnerabilities in our election infrastructure.
Jun 19, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Representative Mike Quigley (IL-05) joined more than 190 House Democrats in cosponsoring the Keep Families Together Act, H.R. 6135, legislation to end family separation at the U.S. border.

Jun 15, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Following yesterday’s press reports that Speaker Paul Ryan hasn’t “paid that close attention” to Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Pruitt’s unethical conduct, Mike Quigley (D-IL) and Representatives Gerald E. Connolly (D-VA) sent a letter to the Speaker detailing the many abuses and allegations against Mr. Pruitt.

Jun 13, 2018 Press Release
Quigley: As Foreign Adversaries Attempt to Disrupt & Influence Our Elections, Republicans Vote Against Responsible, Reasonable Funding to Defend Our Democracy
Rep. Quigley introduced an amendment to the Fiscal Year 2019 FSGG bill that would appropriate an additional $380 million in grants to continue to improve the cybersecurity defenses of our election infrastructure.
Jun 13, 2018 Press Release
Quigley: Bill Filled with Controversial Riders Doesn’t Meet the Growing Needs of Our Small Businesses, Taxpayers or Middle-Class Consumers

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Representatives Mike Quigley (IL-05), who serves as Ranking Member on the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Financial Services & General Government (FSGG), expressed his strong opposition to the Fiscal Year 2019 FSGG appropriations bill.


Jun 7, 2018 Press Release
Rep. Quigley urged the Appropriations Subcommittee on Homeland Security to restrict the Department of Homeland Security’s ability to use appropriated funds to separate parents from their children and instead include robust funding for community-based alternatives to detention.