Senator Donnelly Visits Ukraine, Afghanistan, and Israel
From March 18-24, Senator Donnelly visited Ukraine, Afghanistan, and Israel on a bipartisan delegation with Senator Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) and Congressman Stephen Lynch (D-MA). To download higher resolution photos, click HERE.
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Award Ceremony
On February 27, 2014, Senator Donnelly was recognized for his leadership on working to prevent military suicide by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Donnelly met with Indiana members of the Foundation prior to the award ceremony.
Veterans Day 2013
Senator Donnelly spent Veterans Day 2013 thanking Hoosier Veterans around Indianapolis. Senator Donnelly presented Mr. Michael Hodgson, Mr. Conard Terhune, Jr., Mr. James Horn, and Mr. Julian Quarnstrom the many medals and ribbons that they were awarded for their service.
Senator Donnelly Tours Indiana Food Banks to Donate Shutdown Pay
Senator Donnelly donated his take-home pay for the 16 days of the federal government shutdown, worth $5,000, to ten food banks across Indiana. Donnelly refused to take the salary he received while partisan gridlock had shut down the government, hurting Hoosier families and businesses, as well as our entire country’s economy.
Senator Donnelly Visits Indiana Auto Manufacturing Plants
In December 2013, Senator Donnelly visited auto manufacturing facilities around Indiana to recognize the hard work of Hoosiers in this important sector of our economy. Donnelly visited facilities in Greensburg, Lafayette, Princeton, Bedford, Marion, Kokomo, and Fort Wayne.
Senator Donnelly Visits Naval Academy in Annapolis
On Monday, September 16, 2013, Senator Joe Donnelly toured the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD. There, the Senator spoke with Midshipmen, including Hoosiers attending the Academy, and toured the facilities available to its students.
Senator Donnelly Visits Riley Hospital for Children – September 5, 2013
On Thursday, September 5, 2013, Senator Joe Donnelly visited Riley Hospital for Children where he toured its new facilities, met with medical staff, and learned about IU Health’s continuing commitment towards diabetes research.
Senator Donnelly Visits Muscatatuck Training Center
Senator Donnelly, member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, observed the Vibrant Response 13-2 Northern Command exercise on August 5, 2013 at the Muscatatuck Training Center in Butlerville, Indiana. This exercise is the largest annual homeland security exercise conducted across the country. It helps prepare the United States military, homeland security personnel, and first responders for responding to a nuclear attack in an urban area.
For Hoosiers visiting Washington, D.C., Senator Donnelly regularly hosts Hoosier Hospitality coffees, bringing together people from Indiana for a cup of coffee and conversation. This album highlights Joe and some of his visitors.
Senator Donnelly Visits Honor Flights in DC
Every year, the Honor Flight network helps World War II veterans travel to Washington, D.C. to visit the World War II Memorial in our nation’s capital. Joe likes to meet with the Honor Flight participants coming from Indiana whenever he can, so he is able to thank the veterans for their service to our great nation. For more information on Honor Flight and its services, go to www.honorflight.org.
Elkhart Service Project X Celebration
Today, Joe attended the Elkhart Service Project X celebration, recognizing Elkhart-area high school students who completed tens of thousands of hours of community service. Also, he attended the changing of the street sign on the West Side of South Bend from Ford Street to Memorial Street to mark Memorial Day Weekend.