Congressman Luke Messer

Representing the 6th District of Indiana

Press Releases

Apr 20, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON (Thursday, April 20, 2017) — Rep. Luke Messer (IN-06) issued the following statement today following President Trump’s actions to protect American-made steel and American steelworkers:

“The steel industry has been a critical part of the Indiana economy for decades, supplying thousands of good-paying jobs and livelihoods to Hoosiers.  If we don’t take serious steps to protect

Apr 17, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON (Monday, April 17, 2017) — Rep. Luke Messer (IN-06) has introduced legislation to help ensure integrity in federal elections.

The Election Integrity Act of 2017, H.R. 2090, would require voters to present a valid, government-issued photo ID in order to vote in federal elections beginning in 2020.  If an individual is unable to pay the cost of obtaining a government-issued

Apr 13, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON (Thursday, Aril 13, 2017) — Today President Donald Trump signed into law a legislative effort championed by Rep. Luke Messer (IN-06) that overturns an Obama regulation forcing states to distribute public tax dollars to abortion providers.

The Department of Health and Human Services rule, finalized just weeks before the end of former President Obama’s term, prevented states

Apr 7, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON (Thursday, April 6, 2017) — Rep. Luke Messer (IN-06) issued the following statement tonight following the US military strike in Syria:

“Tonight America sent a strong message to the world. We will no longer stand by as Assad and his supporters commit war crimes and atrocities against innocent civilians. I commend President Trump for taking decisive action, and thank the men

Apr 6, 2017 Press Release
April 3-7 is National Retirement Planning Week

WASHINGTON (Thursday, April 6, 2017) — Rep. Luke Messer (IN-06) filed bipartisan legislation in the U.S. House today, alongside colleagues in the Senate, to help working Americans better plan for retirement. 

The Lifetime Income Disclosure Act (LIDA) would require retirement plans, like 401(k)s, to regularly disclose the real-world benefit of savings. To reach this

Apr 6, 2017 Press Release
Messer: “Congress is leaving for Easter break with work undone”

WASHINGTON (Thursday, April 6, 2017) — Rep. Luke Messer (IN-06) today called on Congress to come back next week, instead of breaking early for Easter, to repeal and replace Obamacare. In a Floor speech addressing his colleagues in the House, Messer said, “Congress is leaving for Easter break with work undone.”

“For seven years, we’ve told the American people we would repeal Obamacare

Apr 5, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON (Wednesday, April 5, 2017) — Rep. Luke Messer (IN-06) today invited high school students in Indiana’s 6th District to submit artwork for the 2017 Congressional Art Competition.

The Congressional Art Competition is open to all high school students, grades 9-12, in the 6th District. The winning entry of the 6th District's competition will be displayed for one year in the U.S.

Mar 30, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON (March 30, 2017) — Rep. Luke Messer (IN-06) will host a “Coffee with the Congressman” on Friday, March 31, in Muncie.

This is an opportunity for residents of Indiana’s 6th District to get updates on what’s happening in Congress, ask questions and share their thoughts on issues important to them.

What: Coffee with the Congressman

When

Mar 30, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON (March 30, 2017) — Rep. Luke Messer (IN-06) will host a “Coffee with the Congressman” on Friday, March 31, in Shelbyville.

This is an opportunity for residents of Indiana’s 6th District to get updates on what’s happening in Congress, ask questions and share their thoughts on issues important to them.

What: Coffee with the Congressman

Mar 30, 2017 Press Release
Vice President Mike Pence Casts Vote in Support

WASHINGTON (Thursday, March 30, 2017) — The U.S. Senate today passed a legislative effort championed by Rep. Luke Messer (IN-06) that would overturn an Obama regulation forcing states to distribute public tax dollars to abortion providers.

Vice President Mike Pence cast the tie-breaking vote in support of the measure in the Senate today.

The Department of Health and Human

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