508 Cannon HOB
Washington, DC 20515
Luke Messer is the Congressman for Indiana’s 6th Congressional District, a 19 county region of east-central and southeastern Indiana comprised of manufacturing and agricultural communities. Elected President of the Freshman Class by his peers, Messer serves on the House Committees on Budget, Foreign Affairs, and Education & the Workforce.
Congressman Messer is a 6th-generation Hoosier and national advocate for limited government, fiscal discipline, a strong national defense, and traditional values. Messer opposes bailouts, government takeovers and runaway federal spending.
Prior to his service in Congress, Luke Messer gained experience as a lawyer and former two-term State Representative working with Governor Daniels on budget issues as a Member of the Indiana House Ways & Means Committee. Messer is an accomplished education reformer: authoring nationally recognized high school drop-out reform legislation in the Indiana Statehouse and serving in the private sector as the President and CEO of the Hoosiers for Economic Growth Network & School Choice Indiana.
Raised by a single-mom who still works at a factory in Greensburg Indiana, Luke Messer was taught the value of hard work at an early age. He worked his way through school with jobs that included collecting garbage, mowing lawns, waiting tables, telemarketing and umpiring baseball games. Eventually, Messer graduated summa cum laude & Phi Beta Kappa from Wabash College. Luke earned his law degree at Vanderbilt University where he also served on the Law Review.
Luke and his wife Jennifer have two daughters, one son and three dogs. Luke has also served as an elder at his church and is the author of a children’s book about Indiana entitled “Hoosier Heart.”
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School choice supporters from across D.C. gathered tonight for a special preview of School Choice Week 2015. http://t.co/htSAMlK2Ik
Honored to spend time with some fathers who are so engaged in their children’s lives at the All Pro Dad’s Breakfast at Loper Elementary School
President Obama’s intention to grant executive amnesty without the approval of Congress is a blatant disregard of the United States Constitution.
Sorry to see the Senate fail to pass legislation to build the keystone pipeline yet again. This is another example of the Senate blocking economy-growing,
Thank you to National School Choice Week for inviting me to speak at their leadership reception tonight. Access to a great education is not a
Our hearts break for the families of the three Americans and the Briton who were murdered while practicing their faith. America will always