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DONNELLY TO HOST INFORMATION SESSION ON COLLEGE FINANCIAL AID

January 31, 2011
DONNELLY TO HOST INFORMATION SESSION ON COLLEGE FINANCIAL AID

02/01/11 Congressman Joe Donnelly announced that he will host an information session on the evening of February 1st regarding federal financial aid for college.   Students of all ages interested in applying for federal aid for higher education are encouraged to attend to receive information on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), requirements...
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DONNELLY-BACKED ETHANOL BOOST APPROVED FOR MORE VEHICLES

January 24, 2011
DONNELLY-BACKED ETHANOL BOOST APPROVED FOR MORE VEHICLES

01/25/11 Friday, Congressman Joe Donnelly applauded an announcement made by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) approving E15 gasoline for vehicles from model years 2001 to 2006.  E15 is a blend of gasoline containing 15 percent ethanol, an increase of 50 percent over the previously allowed E10.  Since coming to Congress in 2007, Congressman...
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DONNELLY VOTES AGAINST HEALTH CARE REFORM REPEAL

January 20, 2011
DONNELLY VOTES AGAINST HEALTH CARE REFORM REPEAL

01/21/11 Wednesday, Congressman Joe Donnelly voted against H.R. 2, which would repeal the health care reform law enacted last year.  He released the following statement: “I’m disappointed that Republicans in Congress are spending time pushing a bill that has no chance of becoming law,” said Donnelly.  “We should be using this time to instead...
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DONNELLY VOTES TO CUT CONGRESS’ BUDGET

January 6, 2011
DONNELLY VOTES TO CUT CONGRESS’ BUDGET

01/07/11  Thursday, Congressman Joe Donnelly voted to cut 5% from the Members’ Representational Allowances (MRA), which are the budgets for all U.S. Representatives’ offices, House leadership offices, and House committee offices for 2011 and 2012. “At a time when Hoosier families have already tightened their belts, the House should follow suit,” said Donnelly.  “Since...
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Donnelly’s Statement on Speaker Vote for 112th Congress

January 5, 2011
Donnelly’s Statement on Speaker Vote for 112th Congress

01/06/11 Thursday, Congressman Joe Donnelly issued the following statement after voting in the House’s election of a new Speaker for the 112th Congress. “This afternoon, I cast my vote for Representative Heath Shuler of North Carolina for Speaker of the House in the 112th Congress,” said Donnelly.  “I supported my friend Congressman Shuler over...
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DONNELLY SWORN IN FOR 112th CONGRESS

January 5, 2011
DONNELLY SWORN IN FOR 112th CONGRESS

01/06/11  Wednesday, Congressman Joe Donnelly took the oath of office to serve as Representative of Indiana’s Second Congressional District in the 112th Congress.  He is pictured taking the oath while his mother, Joan, holds a family Bible.
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DONNELLY ANNOUNCES GRANTS FOR KOKOMO, KNOX, and KOONTZ LAKE FIRE DEPARTMENTS

December 31, 2010
DONNELLY ANNOUNCES GRANTS FOR KOKOMO, KNOX, and KOONTZ LAKE FIRE DEPARTMENTS

01/03/11 Friday, Congressman Joe Donnelly announced that fire departments in the communities of Kokomo, Knox, and Koontz Lake, will receive Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) awards through the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. “I’m pleased to announce these significant investments in the safety of four communities in north central Indiana,” said Donnelly.  “The Assistance...
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DONNELLY SUPPORTS TAX RELIEF FOR HOOSIER FAMILIES AND BUSINESSES

December 17, 2010
DONNELLY SUPPORTS TAX RELIEF FOR HOOSIER FAMILIES AND BUSINESSES

12 /20/10 Friday night, Congressman Joe Donnelly voted in favor of the Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010, H.R. 4853, the compromise tax bill that includes a two-year extension of the 2001 and 2003 tax cuts and a 13-month extension of unemployment benefits. “I voted for the legislation before...
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DONNELLY STATEMENT ON MIDDLE CLASS TAX CUTS

December 2, 2010
DONNELLY STATEMENT ON MIDDLE CLASS TAX CUTS

12/03/10 Thursday, Congressman Joe Donnelly released the following statement after the House passed legislation permanently extending the existing middle class tax cuts.  “I’ve said from the beginning of this debate that we need to make the tax cuts for the middle class permanent,” said Donnelly.  “That’s why I voted for the bill on the...
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DONNELLY STATEMENT ON PENTAGON REPORT ON “DON’T ASK, DON’T TELL” REPEAL

November 30, 2010
DONNELLY STATEMENT ON PENTAGON REPORT ON “DON’T ASK, DON’T TELL” REPEAL

12/01/10  Tuesday, Congressman Joe Donnelly released the following statement in response to the Pentagon study group’s report on repealing the military’s current policy of “don’t ask, don’t tell” in the United States Armed Forces. “When I voted against repeal in May, I did so because the Pentagon study group was still working on its...
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