Member Login

Lost your password?

Not a member yet? Sign Up!

Posts Tagged ‘ donnelly ’

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...
Read More »

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. ...
Read More »

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...
Read More »

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...
Read More »

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...
Read More »

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...
Read More »

Donnelly: Bipartisan Agreement “Far From Perfect” But Need to Compromise to Get Things Done

January 2, 2013
Donnelly: Bipartisan Agreement “Far From Perfect” But Need to Compromise to Get Things Done

  01/03/13 Tuesday evening, Congressman Joe Donnelly released the following statement after voting for the Senate-passed bipartisan compromise to address the fiscal cliff. “I voted for the bipartisan, Senate-passed compromise because it preserves low tax rates for 98% of families and 97% of small businesses.  It is far from perfect, as I would have...
Read More »

Donnelly Receives Committee Assignments

December 12, 2012
Donnelly Receives Committee Assignments

  12/13/12 Wednesday, Senator-elect Joe Donnelly received his committee assignments for the 113th Congress. Senator-elect Donnelly will serve on the Armed Services, Agriculture, and Aging Committees. “I am pleased to have the opportunity to serve the diverse needs of Hoosiers, especially our men and women in uniform, agricultural community, and seniors,” said Senator-elect Donnelly....
Read More »

DONNELLY JOINS COATS, LUGAR, AND INDIANA HOUSE MEMBERS TO URGE EPA TO REDESIGNATE CENTRAL INDIANA’S STATUS UNDER THE NATIONAL AMBIENT AIR QUALITY STANDARDS

October 16, 2012
DONNELLY JOINS COATS, LUGAR, AND INDIANA HOUSE MEMBERS TO URGE EPA TO REDESIGNATE CENTRAL INDIANA’S STATUS UNDER THE NATIONAL AMBIENT AIR QUALITY STANDARDS

  10/17/12 Tuesday, Congressman Joe Donnelly joined other members of the Indiana congressional delegation in sending a letter to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) requesting that the agency re-designate central Indiana’s status to indicate that the area meets all National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) criteria.  Currently, the EPA designates central Indiana as an...
Read More »

Donnelly Receives Endorsement from Veterans Organizations

October 10, 2012
Donnelly Receives Endorsement from Veterans Organizations

  10/11/12 Wednesday, Joe Donnelly’s campaign for U.S. Senate announced he received endorsements from Veterans’ Vision and Veterans and Military Families for Progress. “I am honored to receive endorsements from two organizations that are made up of and represent American heroes,” said Donnelly.  “We have a responsibility to serve those who served us, and...
Read More »