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Congressional Tipoffs Involving Indiana Newsletter for Sunday September 08, 2019 ( 3 items )  

Indiana to Receive More Than $18 Million to Combat Opioid Epidemic
WASHINGTON, Sept. 4 -- Sen. Todd Young, R-Indiana, issued the following news release: U.S. Senators Todd Young (R-Ind.) and Mike Braun (R-Ind.) today applauded the announcement by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) that Indiana will receive $18,147,223 in grant funding to help address the opioid crisis. "As I travel across Indiana it is clear that no community has been spared from the harmful impacts of opioids," said Senator Young."Today's announcement is welcome news for  more

Rep. Green Issues Statement on Islamic New Year
HOUSTON, Texas, Aug. 30 -- Rep. Al Green, D-Texas, issued the following statement in observation of the Islamic New Year as well as the special resolution honoring Islam co-sponsored by Reps. Andre Carson, D-Indiana, Ilhan Omar, D-Minnesota, and Rashida Tlaib, D-Michigan: "I am proud to join more than 1.8 billion Muslims across the globe in commemorating the Islamic New Year. "Islam is the second largest and fastest growing religion in the world. "It is my privilege to celebrate this special  more

Reps. Bucshon and Carson Introduce Legislation to Advance Efforts to Address Preventable Maternal Mortality
WASHINGTON, Sept. 5 -- Rep. Larry Bucshon, R-Indiana, issued the following news release: U.S. Representatives Larry Bucshon, M.D. (IN-08) and Andre Carson (IN -07) introduce the Excellence in Maternal Health Act (H.R. 4215) to authorize the Department of Health and Human Services to establish grant programs to develop and disseminate best practices to improve maternal health care quality, training, and education in order to reduce preventable maternal mortality. "As a physician and a father of  more