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Donnelly Continues Support for Medical Device Tax Repeal

June 4, 2012
Donnelly Continues Support for Medical Device Tax Repeal

   06/05/12 Monday, Joe Donnelly, candidate for U.S. Senate, announced that he will vote for a bill to repeal the medical device excise tax, which is scheduled to go into effect in 2013.  He has been a co-sponsor of this bill since October 2011. “I will be supporting the repeal of the medical device...
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Launch of Republicans for Donnelly Announced

May 31, 2012
Launch of Republicans for Donnelly Announced

  06/01/12 Thursday, Joe Donnelly’s U.S. Senate campaign announced the start of “Republicans for Donnelly,” a group of former Senator Lugar supporters who will now support Joe based on his bipartisan, common-sense approach to public service. “I’m honored to receive the support of Hoosiers from all parties in our effort to bring together people...
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DONNELLY-SUPPORTED AMENDMENT TO DEFENSE AUTHORIZATION ACT PASSES HOUSE

May 18, 2012
DONNELLY-SUPPORTED AMENDMENT TO DEFENSE AUTHORIZATION ACT PASSES HOUSE

  05/21/12 Friday, Congressman Joe Donnelly joined Congressman Elijah Cummings (MD-07) in offering an amendment, which passed the U.S. House of Representatives, to the National Defense Authorization Act for FY2013. This amendment would enhance the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA), a law intended to protect servicemembers and their families from improper foreclosures, evictions, and...
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ROKITA, DONNELLY FIGHT FOR FAIR TRANSPORTATION FUNDING FOR INDIANA, RELATIVE TO OTHER STATES

May 8, 2012
ROKITA, DONNELLY FIGHT FOR FAIR TRANSPORTATION FUNDING FOR INDIANA, RELATIVE TO OTHER STATES

     05/09/12 Monday, Congressman Todd Rokita (IN-04) and Congressman Joe Donnelly (IN-02) sent a letter to House members of the House-Senate Conference Committee who are negotiating the Transportation Bill (commonly referred to as the “Highway Bill”) to advocate on behalf of Hoosiers for fair infrastructure funding for Indiana relative to other states. Every House...
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DONNELLY ATTENDS GRAND OPENING OF INTERIM VETERANS’ HEALTH FACILITY

May 2, 2012
DONNELLY ATTENDS GRAND OPENING OF INTERIM VETERANS’ HEALTH FACILITY

05/03/12 Monday, Congressman Joe Donnelly attended the grand opening of the VA Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) in South Bend. This facility is more than double the size of the old facility – from 7,000 square feet to 18,000 square feet. It will be used as an interim facility before a new $6.7 million,...
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DONNELLY ANNOUNCES GRANT TO IMPROVE ACCESS TO KNOX INDUSTRIAL PARK

April 29, 2012
DONNELLY ANNOUNCES GRANT TO IMPROVE ACCESS TO KNOX INDUSTRIAL PARK

  04/30/12 Thursday, Congressman Joe Donnelly announced that the Board of Commissioners of Starke County received a $503,000 grant to improve access to Knox Industrial Park, an area zoned and planned for the purpose of industrial development. The grant was awarded through the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA). This investment will...
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John Glenn Student Wins Congressional Art Competition

April 28, 2012
John Glenn Student Wins Congressional Art Competition

04/30/12 On Saturday, Congressman Joe Donnelly congratulated the winners of the 2012 Congressional Art Competition by video message at Crossroads Gallery in South Bend.  Over 120 local high school students participated in this year’s art competition.  Donnelly announced that Mariah Rippy, a student at John Glenn High School in Walkerton, won first place for...
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DONNELLY TO HOST EVENT FOR SMALL BUSINESS MANUFACTURING COMPANIES AND WORKERS

April 26, 2012
DONNELLY TO HOST EVENT FOR SMALL BUSINESS MANUFACTURING COMPANIES AND WORKERS

  04/27/12 Wednesday, Congressman Joe Donnelly announced that on Friday, May 4, 2012, he will host an event, titled “Leveling the Playing Field: Make it in Indiana,” for small businesses and workers in the Hoosier manufacturing industry. The event will feature a panel of experts that will focus on three topics: discussing worker training...
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DONNELLY SUPPORTS 20% TAX CUT FOR SMALL BUSINESSES

April 23, 2012
DONNELLY SUPPORTS 20% TAX CUT FOR SMALL BUSINESSES

  04/24/12 Thursday, Congressman Joe Donnelly voted for the Small Business Tax Cut Act, H.R. 9, which would allow businesses with fewer than 500 employees to receive a tax deduction equal to 20% of their domestic business income. In Indiana, approximately 97% of businesses have fewer than 500 employees, and therefore would qualify for...
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DONNELLY STATEMENT ON PRESIDENT’S PLAN TO ADDRESS OIL SPECULATION

April 17, 2012
DONNELLY STATEMENT ON PRESIDENT’S PLAN TO ADDRESS OIL SPECULATION

 04/18/12 Tuesday, after President Obama announced his plan to address speculation in oil markets, Congressman Joe Donnelly released the following statement: “Gas prices are too high in Indiana, so I am encouraged by the administration’s attention to the issue of oil speculation. I support increasing the maximum civil and criminal penalties for manipulative activity...
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