Congressman Luke Messer

Representing the 6th District of Indiana

Press Releases

May 4, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Congressman Luke Messer (IN-06) and Carolyn Maloney (NY-12) who serve on the House Financial Services Committee introduced legislation last week that would require Federal banking regulators to include municipal bonds under the Liquidity Coverage Ratio (LCR).  This change will help encourage financial institutions to continue to invest in local communities following new regulations

May 4, 2015 Press Release

Washington—Today, Congressman Luke Messer (IN-06) announced that his staff will host four “Mobile Office Hours” throughout Indiana’s Sixth Congressional District this month. “Mobile Office Hours” give residents a chance to meet with Messer’s staff to ask questions about issues important to them and receive help with Federal casework. 

“Our team is committed to making ourselves

Apr 29, 2015 Press Release
Measure represents the most significant federal attempt to protect student data in decades

WASHINGTON--Representatives Luke Messer (R-IN) and Jared Polis (D-CO) today introduced the bipartisan Student Digital Privacy and Parental Rights Act of 2015, the most significant federal attempt to protect student data in decades. The bill enjoys the support of nearly two-dozen education groups, parent associations, industry leaders, and privacy advocates.

The landmark bill would

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Apr 22, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Today, Congressman Luke Messer (IN-06) announced two additional “Coffee with the Congressman” stops.  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. 

 

Monday,

Apr 14, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, Congressman Luke Messer (IN-06) announced he and Senator Coats (R-IN) will be co-hosting a “Service Academy Day” in southeastern Indiana. It’s an opportunity for students and their parents to learn more about life at a U.S. Service Academy and how to apply.

The event will take place Saturday, April 25, 2015, from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. at Columbus North High

Apr 13, 2015 Press Release

MUNCIE—Ball State University hosted the 2nd Annual Congressional Leadership Academy on Saturday, April 11, 2015.  The event, created in cooperation with Congressman Luke Messer (IN-06), is focused on getting Indiana’s future leaders excited about careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM). 

Two civic-minded and academically-gifted students from each high school in the

Apr 11, 2015 Press Release

AUSTIN—Friday, Congressman Luke Messer (IN-06) went to the Indiana Department of Health’s (IDOH) Mobile Command Center in Austin to be briefed on the latest efforts to contain the current HIV outbreak in Scott County.

According to IDOH the number of cases in the HIV outbreak in southeastern Indiana has now reached 106 (95 confirmed and 11 preliminary positive cases).  Health officials

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Apr 7, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Today, Congressman Luke Messer (IN-06) announced a “Coffee with the Congressman” stop in Columbus.  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.  Several additional stops are planned

Apr 2, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON (April 2, 2015)—Today, Congressman Luke Messer announced his team will be hosting additional “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,

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

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