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Dr. Bucshon Congratulates Evansville on Promise Zone Designation

June 6, 2016
Press Release

(WASHINGTON, D.C.) – Eighth District Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. released the following statement congratulating the city of Evansville on the Promise Zone designation and commending the Winnecke Administration’s leadership to secure the designation:   

“The Promise Zone designation is a tremendous opportunity for the city of Evansville,” said Bucshon. “By securing this partnership with the federal government, the city will be able to build on its strong record of public-private collaboration to boost economic development, increase jobs, reduce crime, and provide more opportunities in the city’s high poverty areas. A big thanks goes out to Mayor Winnecke and his team. Without their leadership and record of progress on behalf of the citizens of Evansville, this would not have been possible.”

Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. is a physician and Republican member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee serving his third term representing Indiana's 8th Congressional district. The 8th District of Indiana includes all or parts of Clay, Crawford, Daviess, Dubois, Gibson, Greene, Knox, Martin, Owen, Parke, Perry, Pike, Posey, Spencer, Sullivan, Vanderburgh, Vermillion, Vigo, and Warrick counties.