WASHINGTON--Today, Congressman Luke Messer released the following statement after the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) decided to overturn decades of settled labor policy in its ruling in Browning-Ferris Industries. This ruling creates a new standard for determining which companies will now be considered “joint employers” of workers paid by another business such as a franchisee
WASHINGTON—Congressman Luke Messer (IN-06) released the following statement after the Obama Administration announced its new rule on power plant emissions:
“Once again it seems the President is more focused on his legacy than on the impact his actions will have on American families. Today’s latest executive overreach will do little, if anything, to make our environment cleaner, and it
WASHINGTON—This week, Congressman Luke Messer (IN-06) questioned Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell about the impact the President’s health care law is having on Hoosier businesses.
Under current law, small businesses with 50 employees or more are subject to the mandates, taxes and penalties of Obamacare. But, the President has chosen to
WASHINGTON—Today, Congressman Luke Messer (IN-06) voted for the Enforce the Law for Sanctuary Cities Act (H.R. 3009). This legislation cuts off specific federal grants for sanctuary cities that defy federal immigration law and refuse to detain illegal immigrants.
This bill was introduced shortly after the murder of a San Francisco woman who was allegedly killed by an illegal
WASHINGTON--Congressman Luke Messer (IN-06) released the following statement after the Obama Administration voted with the United Nations Security Council to approve the proposed nuclear deal with Iran before Congress had the chance to complete its agreed-upon 60-day review:
“This Administration has a common tactic: when it can’t achieve what it wants through Congress, it tries to
WASHINGTON--Congressman Luke Messer (IN-06) announced he is hosting two job fairs in Indiana’s 6th Congressional District in August.
The first job fair is Tuesday, August 4, 2015, in Muncie at Ball State University’s Worthen Arena. The second will be held in Lawrenceburg at Ivy Tech Community College on Wednesday, August 5, 2015. Both job fairs will be open to the public from 1:30 to
WASHINGTON— Congressman Luke Messer (IN-06) issued the following statement after a video was released yesterday documenting Planned Parenthood’s horrific practice of selling the organs of unborn children:
“Every life is precious and no one should profit from the termination of life. This practice must be stopped. As a Member of Congress, I have continually fought to protect life and
WASHINGTON— Congressman Luke Messer (IN-06) released the following statement after the Supreme Court handed down its decision in King v. Burwell:
“I’m disappointed in today’s ruling. The Supreme Court has chosen to ignore what the law clearly says. Despite today’s decision, my focus will continue to be on the Hoosiers hurt by the President’s broken health care law. I’m committed
WASHINGTON—Congressman Luke Messer (IN-06) released the following statement after Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) passed in the House 218-208:
“I am proud to have voted today for the Trade Promotion Authority because trade creates jobs and opportunity. This important framework lays the foundation for negotiating trade deals essential to our country’s future growth and economic
WASHINGTON—Today, Congressman Luke Messer (IN-06) urged his colleagues to pass Trade Promotion Authority—an agreement that gives Congress and the American people the ability to review any future trade deals between the U.S. and its trading partners. Click here for video of the speech. The full text of the speech