Dec 7, 2015

Lawmakers release statements following President Obama’s national address

Several lawmakers throughout the Local 6 area issued statements following President Obama’s address to the nation over concerns about global terrorism. Tennessee Senator Bob Corker,… read more

Dec 2, 2015

Shimkus speaks on human toll in coal industry

WASHINGTON, D.C. – As the House debated energy legislation this week, Congressman John Shimkus (R-Ill.) spoke his thoughts to fellow representatives of the human toll of… read more

Nov 11, 2015

Congressman John Shimkus Addresses Veterans Day Dinner in Salem

Congressman John Shimkus pointed to the importance of remembering what veterans have done for our country when speaking before the Salem First Baptist Church 11th… read more

Sep 15, 2015

Shimkus blasts Planned Parenthood during stop in Swansea

U.S. Rep. John Shimkus, R-Collinsville, on Tuesday echoed nationwide calls by Republicans to end federal funding of Planned Parenthood, the agency that provides treatment and… read more