Yesterday I visited Walnut Creek Alzheimer’s Special Care Center in Evansville. Outstanding care for people affected by Alzheimer’s as well as other dementia related illnesses. Congress has strongly supported increased funding for the National Institutes of Health helping to support Alzheimer’s research.
Today I stopped by the new location of WNIN in Evansville and met with CEO Brad Kimmel. Great facility! We discussed all the great programming public television provides for the community and my support for their mission.
The #TaxCutsandJobsAct continues to result in employee bonuses and higher wagers for hard-working Hoosiers. To find out more visit https://fairandsimple.gop/ or text TAX REFORM to 50589 to see how our tax reform plan will benefit you and your family.
Utility companies are passing along their savings from a lowered tax rate on to customers by way of lower utility bills. To date, utility companies in at least 39 states have taken action to decrease the utility bills of almost 80 million customers from coast to coast. #TaxReform
As a member of House Committee on Energy and Commerce we are constantly trying to improve energy resilience and grid-reliability. At Indianapolis Power & Light Company battery energy storage system facility, innovation is leading the way. They employ hard-working Hoosiers in a zero emission, state-of-the-art facility.
This morning I toured Allison Transmission the world’s largest manufacturer of commercial-duty automatic transmissions and a leader in electric hybrid propulsion systems. It was wonderful learning from the hardworking Hoosiers who spend everyday building these machines.
Great news today as VECTREN announces that their customers will see lower energy costs as a direct result of Federal Tax reform passed by Congressional Republicans and signed into law by President Trump. I was proud to support the Tax Reform and Jobs Act!
I met with Congressman James Comer, Senator Todd Young and Federal Department of Transportation officials to facilitate a discussion with our constituents concerning the I-69 Ohio River crossing project that would connect Evansville, IN and Henderson, KY.
ICYMI: Along with a bipartisan group of Senators and House members, I sat down with President Trump at the White House for a meeting to discuss how Chinese overcapacity and unfair trading practices threaten our national security and aluminum and steel jobs here at home.
Happy Birthday to an inspiring leader, the 16th President of the United States, and a person who called Indiana his boyhood home. “Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.” President Lincoln