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Donnelly Tells off-ramped Guard Members and Their Families He’s Here to Help

April 10, 2013
Donnelly Tells off-ramped Guard Members and Their Families He’s Here to Help

  04/11/13 Wednesday, Senator Joe Donnelly announced that due to the Army’s decision to off-ramp four Indiana National Guard Units, he is here to help. In late March, the Army reversed its decision to immediately off-ramp four Indiana National Guard units, instead delaying this action, which would have significantly impacted more than 1,000 Guard...
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Donnelly on Military and Veteran Suicides: This Has To Stop

March 7, 2013
Donnelly on Military and Veteran Suicides:  This Has To Stop

  03/08/13 Senator Joe Donnelly conducted a conference call with members of the Indiana media Wednesday to discuss military and veteran suicide prevention efforts.  Last year, more combat troops committed suicide (349) than were killed in combat in Afghanistan (229), and 43% of Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Marines who took their own life did...
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Donnelly Joins Sens. Hagan, Heller in Introducing Bipartisan Jobs Bill

March 6, 2013
Donnelly Joins Sens. Hagan, Heller in Introducing Bipartisan Jobs Bill

  03/07/13 Tuesday, Senator Joe Donnelly joined Sens. Kay Hagan (D-NC) and Dean Heller (R-NV) in introducing common sense, revenue-neutral legislation designed to help close the “skills gap,” which results in an estimated 600,000 American jobs currently going unfilled because employers cannot find workers with the skills they need.  The bipartisan AMERICA Works Act...
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Senator Donnelly Meet & Greet at Christo’s

February 24, 2013
Senator Donnelly Meet & Greet at Christo’s

  02/26/13 Sunday evening a bipartisan group of citizens gathered at Christo’s Banquet Center for a Meet & Greet for newly elected Senator Joe Donnelly.   Superior Court II, Judge Dean Colvin served as the Master of Ceremonies for the event.  Speakers for the evening included John Oliver, President of U.S. Granules.  John told...
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Donnelly Completes “Closing the Skills Gap” Tour in Indiana

February 21, 2013
Donnelly Completes “Closing the Skills Gap” Tour in Indiana

  02/22/13 Senator Joe Donnelly completed a four-community tour in Indiana this week discussing how Indiana can meet the need for high-skill jobs currently going unfilled. Due to the skills gap, an estimated 600,000 high-skill jobs across the country remain vacant. Senator Donnelly conducted this tour to hear from employers, educators, workers, and students...
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Donnelly Discusses Passage of Violence Against Women Act

February 13, 2013
Donnelly Discusses Passage of Violence Against Women Act

  2/14/13 Senator Joe Donnelly spoke with Indiana media Wednesday about the passage of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) in the Senate.  VAWA, which Donnelly co-sponsored, passed with bipartisan support of 78 senators including Indiana’s Senior Senator, Dan Coats. “The FBI estimates that a rape occurs in Indiana every five hours,” said Donnelly. ...
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Donnelly Statement on Gun Violence Hearing

January 31, 2013
Donnelly Statement on Gun Violence Hearing

  02/01/13 Wednesday, as the Senate Judiciary Committee began a hearing on gun violence in America, Senator Joe Donnelly released the following statement. “I am a strong supporter of the Second Amendment and my voting record shows that I have stood time and again to protect the rights of law-abiding gun owners. Like all...
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Donnelly Supports Bipartisan Proposal to Make U.S. Senate More Efficient

January 25, 2013
Donnelly Supports Bipartisan Proposal to Make U.S. Senate More Efficient

 01/28/13  Thursday night, Senator Joe Donnelly released the following statement after voting for the bipartisan proposal to reform the Senate rules. “I believe in compromise and working with both parties, which is why I joined a bipartisan group to improve the efficiency of the U.S. Senate.  We face many pressing challenges, and I look...
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Senator Donnelly’s “I Work for You” Tour to Kick Off Monday

January 13, 2013
Senator Donnelly’s “I Work for You” Tour to Kick Off Monday

  01/14/13  Senator Joe Donnelly will conduct an “I Work for You” tour this week, visiting 18 communities in four days with the goal of listening to Hoosier businesses, universities, and members of the agricultural community as to the issues most important to them.  Senator Donnelly was sworn in as Indiana’s U.S. Senator on...
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Donnelly’s Swearing In Ceremony

January 7, 2013
Donnelly’s Swearing In Ceremony

  01/08/13 Senator Evan Bayh, Senator Birch Bayh, and then-Senator-elect Joe Donnelly on their way to Joe’s Swearing In Ceremony on Thursday, January 4th. Senator Joe Donnelly was joined by Sens. Bayh and Lugar for the ceremony on the Senate floor at noon last Thursday. This photo was taken in the basement of the...
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