Congressman Luke Messer

Representing the 6th District of Indiana

Press Releases

Mar 25, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Congressman Luke Messer released the following statement after  H. Con. Res. 27, A Balanced Budget for a Stronger America, passed the House 228 to 199.

"If we're serious about growing a healthy economy and creating jobs, we've got to start making responsible choices that will get our nation's fiscal house in order. This budget does that. It balances within 10

Mar 24, 2015 Press Release

(WASHINGTON)--Today, Congressman Luke Messer (IN-06) released the following statement after Senator Dan Coats (R-IN) announced he will not seek reelection in 2016:

“Congrats to Senator Coats on what must have been a tough decision to retire.  Senator Coats is our U.S. Senator, but Dan and Marsha are also my friends.  I have long admired not only their commitment to our country, but

Mar 16, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Today, Congressman Luke Messer (IN-06) announced two additional “Coffee with the Congressman” tour stops in Muncie and Richmond.  This is an opportunity for residents of Indiana’s Sixth Congressional District to ask Congressman Messer questions about issues important to them and get updates on what’s happening in Congress.  These events are open to the public and the press.

Mar 11, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congressman Luke Messer (IN-06) invites high school students in Indiana’s Sixth Congressional District to enter their artwork in the 2015 Congressional Art Competition.

The competition serves as a unique way for students in the Sixth District to showcase their artistic abilities. The winning student will have their artwork displayed in the Cannon tunnel of the Capitol

Mar 5, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON—This week, Congressman Luke Messer re-introduced a bill that would require the President’s annual budget submission to include the cost-per-taxpayer of the deficit for each year the budget is projected to be in deficit (H.R. 1315). 

“Deficit spending has real world consequences,” said Congressman Messer.  "This legislation would make sure taxpayers know how much the deficit

Mar 4, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON— House Budget Committee Chairman Tom Price (GA-06) today met with members of the House Republican Policy Committee to discuss the budget process and highlight the importance of balancing the budget responsibly as soon as possible.

“It was a pleasure to meet with the Republican Policy Committee this morning. I appreciate its leadership and commitment to offering real,

Mar 3, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Congressman Luke Messer (IN-06) released the following statement after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addressed a Joint Meeting of Congress:

“It was a privilege to hear Prime Minister Netanyahu speak today and welcome him back to Capitol Hill.  The relationship between the United States and Israel is based not only on our shared democratic values but also our

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Feb 27, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON--Today, Congressman Luke Messer (IN-06) released the following statement after the House passed a bill to fund the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) for one week:

“Throughout this process, I have worked to stop the President’s executive amnesty and ensure we fund the Department of Homeland Security (DHS).  With today’s vote, we can continue to do both.

“The

Feb 23, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Today, Congressman Luke Messer announced his team will be hosting “Constituent Services Workshops” across Indiana’s 6th Congressional District. 

The purpose of these workshops is to provide information and assistance to residents who are experiencing difficulties with any Federal matter.  Caseworkers will be on-hand to assist with Social Security, VA and Disability issues as

Feb 19, 2015 Press Release

Washington—Today, Congressman Luke Messer (IN-06) announced that his staff will hold “Mobile Office Hours” in four locations over the next few weeks. Rep. Messer’s staff will be on site to answer questions, provide updates on legislative issues, and assist with Federal casework. 

“Our team is committed to making ourselves available to every Hoosier in Indiana’s Sixth Congressional

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