U.S. HOUSE

ANDRÉ CARSON


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Personal
Full Name : André D. Carson
Gender : Male
Family : Wife: Mariama; 1 Child: Salimah
Home City : Indianapolis
Religion : Muslim
Education
MBA, Indiana Wesleyan University, 2005
BA, Criminal Justice Management, Concordia University, 2003
 
Professional Experience
Former Employee, Anti-Terrorism Unit, Intelligence Fusion Center, Indiana Department of Homeland Security
Former Investigator/Board Officer, Indiana State Excise Police
Marketing Specialist, Cripe Architects and Engineers
 
Political Experience
Candidate, United States House of Representatives, Indiana, District 7, 2022
Representative, United States House of Representatives, Indiana, District 7, 2008-present
Member, Indianapolis/Marion City Council, 2007-2008
Senior Whip, House Democratic Caucus
 
Current Legislative Committees
Central Intelligence Agency Subcommittee
Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence
Select Committee on the Strategic Competition Between the United States and the Chinese Communist Party
Subcommittee on Aviation
Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
Subcommittee on the CIA
 
Org Membership
Former Board Member, Citizens Neighborhood Coalition
Former Committeeperson, Democratic Party, Center Township, Marion County, Indiana
Former Member, Advisory Board, IndyParks Kennedy-King Park
Member, Democratic Budget Group
Member, Congressional Coalition on Adoption
Member, Bi-Partisan Task Force on Nonproliferation
Member, Sustainable Energy and Environment Coalition (CBC Liason)
Member, New Democrat Coalition
Member, Congressional Study Group on Public Health