Raja Krishnamoorthi Honored With Ben Franklin Public Policy Award
India-West News Desk
WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi received the esteemed Ben Franklin Public Policy Award from the National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (NAMIC) in recognition of his unwavering legislative support and leadership in the US insurance sector.
The award ceremony took place during NAMIC’s Congressional Contact Program at Capitol Hill here. Krishnamoorthi expressed his gratitude and commitment to continue supporting NAMIC’s vital work across the United States. Taking to Twitter, he stated, “Thankful to @NAMIC for presenting me with the Ben Franklin Public Policy Award! I look forward to continuing to work with them and their policyholders across the country.”
As a key member of several Congress Committees, Caucuses, and Task Forces, Congressman Krishnamoorthi plays an instrumental role in shaping important policies. Notably, he serves as the ranking member of the Select Committee on the Strategic Competition between the United States and the Chinese Communist Party, an achievement that marks him as the first South Asian American to lead the Congressional Committee.
The Ben Franklin Public Policy Award, bestowed by NAMIC, is given to Congress Members who demonstrate a profound understanding of and support for the insurance industry. Those who work diligently to protect a free and open market environment and facilitate positive relationships between insurers and their insured are considered for this prestigious honor.