Congressman Luke Messer

Representing the 6th District of Indiana



May 27, 2016 News

Since being elected as your Representative in Congress in 2012, I have always been clear - I support religious liberty and oppose discrimination. My vote on the Energy and Water Appropriations Act and its amendments reflect those principles. Last week, Mr. Maloney offered an amendment that would have barred federal contractors from making employment decisions based on one’s sexual orientation

May 19, 2016 News
Rep. Luke Messer files legislation to block Obama rule on transgender bathrooms

WASHINGTON — Rep. Luke Messer introduced legislation Wednesday to block the Obama’s administration’s new guidelines that call on schools to allow transgender students to use the restrooms and locker rooms that correspond to the gender they identify with.

The Shelbyville Republican’s bill would prevent schools from losing federal funding if they don’t follow the guidelines.

Press Releases

Mar 24, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON (Friday, March 24, 2017) — Rep. Luke Messer (IN-06) issued the following statement today on the health care legislation:

“This is a bad day for the American people. Today’s defeat means health care costs will continue to rise, coverage will get worse and millions of families will continue to be shackled to Obamacare’s suffocating mandates and taxes.  That said, our work

Mar 22, 2017 Press Release
House to Vote Thursday on American Health Care Act


WASHINGTON (Tuesday, March 21, 2017) — Rep. Luke Messer (IN-06) today spoke on the House floor to share stories from Hoosiers in the 6th District who have been negatively impacted by Obamacare.

The House is set to vote this Thursday on the American Healthcare Act – the first phase in the plan to repeal and


Nov 10, 2016 Editorial

Today is Veterans Day. There is no better day to pay tribute to the heroic men and women who have served and defended our country since its founding.

Chances are many of you know someone who served or is currently serving in the U.S. military. Nearly 19 million veterans live in the United States today. Right now, there are also more than 1.4 million people serving in the Armed Forces,

Oct 25, 2016 Editorial

Attacks on our schools, from Columbine to Sandy Hook, have shocked communities, devastated families and exposed serious security gaps. Rather than stand idly by, it is our collective responsibility to secure our schools and prevent these kinds of horrific events that affect the hearts and minds of our young people and sear our national conscience.

The reality is our schools may be more


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