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August 9, 2019 Press Release

Danville, IN - Staff for Congressman Jim Baird (IN-04) will host mobile office hours during August in Frankfort, Lafayette, Logansport, Kokomo and Monticello. Constituents are encouraged to stop-by for assistance with any federal issue.

Frankfort Community Public Library

208 W. Clinton St, Frankfort, IN 46041

July 29, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. Congressman Jim Baird (R-IN-04) today announced the 4th District’s participation in the Congressional App Challenge (CAC), an initiative of the House of Representatives encouraging middle and high school students to showcase their skills and explore computer sciences.

July 24, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – The U.S. House of Representatives passed by voice vote the Expanding Findings for Federal Opioid Research and Treatment Act (EFFORT Act), which supports research identifying the root causes of opioid addiction and prevents gaps in treatment.

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July 24, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – The U.S. House of Representatives passed by voice vote the Building Blocks of STEM Act (H.R. 1665), which ensures that children, and especially girls, are introduced to science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) earlier and more effectively.

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July 23, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Senator Mike Braun, Senator Todd Young, Representative Pete Visclosky (IN01), Representative Jackie Walorski (IN-02), Representative Jim Banks (IN-03), Representative Jim Baird (IN-04), Representative Susan Brooks (IN-05), Representative Greg Pence (IN-06), Representative André Carson (IN-07), Representative Larry Bucshon (IN-08), and Representative Tr

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July 19, 2019 Press Release

Danville, IN Congressman Jim Baird (R-IN-04) today donated books from the Library of Congress’s Surplus Books Program to the Williamsport-Washington Township Library. The Surplus Books Program allows Members of Congress to donate excess books not needed for the Library’s own use to eligible organizations in their districts.

July 18, 2019 Press Release

Danville, IN Congressman Jim Baird (R-IN-04) today announced that representatives from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) will hold a conference at the Brownsburg Library on Wednesday, July 31 at 6:00 PM to meet with members of the community.

July 17, 2019 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Representatives Jim Baird (R-IN-04), Haley Stevens (D-MI-11), Tim Burchett (R-TN-02) and Jason Crow (D-CO-06) introduced the Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer Improvements Act of 2019 (H.R. 3774) to update and improve the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs.
July 8, 2019 Press Release

Danville, IN – Staff for Congressman Jim Baird (R-IN-04) will host mobile office hours during the month of July in Lebanon, Delphi, Greencastle, Rensselaer, Crawfordsville, Fowler, and West Lafayette. Constituents are encouraged to stop by for assistance with any federal issue.

 

July 2, 2019 Press Release

Danville, IN Congressman Jim Baird (R-IN-04) today donated books from the Library of Congress’s Surplus Books Program to the Boys and Girls Club of Clinton County in Frankfort. The Surplus Books Program allows Members of Congress to donate excess books not needed for the Library’s own use to eligible organizations in their districts.

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In The News

July 10, 2019 In The News

Op-ed: Blocking the USMCA trade deal with Mexico and Canada is hurting Indiana and the U.S.

Last November, the United States, Mexico and Canada joined in a new agreement, the United-States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), effectively bringing North American trade into the 21st century. Now it’s up to Congress to implement legislation so it can go into effect.

July 5, 2019 In The News

U.S. Rep. Jim Baird delivered several boxes of books from the Library of Congress during a visit to the Clinton County Boys & Girls Club on Tuesday, taking in a tour of the facilities as well.

June 28, 2019 In The News

For the last 26 years, though, Brown has been able to have her most direct impact on young people as the housemother for the DePauw chapter of Phi Kappa Psi fraternity.

It’s no understatement to say that Dorothy Brown casts a long shadow when it comes to education in Greencastle.

June 4, 2019 In The News

When first announced last August, the proposal to relocate departments within the U.S. Department of Agriculture out of Washington, D.C., opened a floodgate of reaction. The idea of moving a part of the federal government out of the D.C.

May 20, 2019 In The News

More than 30 people from Boone, Hendricks and surrounding areas recently participated in a special volunteer training opportunity at the Hendricks County 4-H Fairgrounds in Danville.

Baird’s office has partnered with the Library of Congress in a project to collect and preserve the oral history of veterans in the Veterans History Project (VHP).

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April 5, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Indiana 4th District Congressman Jim Baird (R-Greencastle) has been named co-chairman of the Congressional Research and Development (R&D) Caucus, a bipartisan group that advocates on behalf of continued U.S. leadership in research and development.

Baird will co-chair with Congressman Bill Foster (D-Ill.).

March 29, 2019 In The News

Local military veterans will have an opportunity to share their stories through a project that preserves their memories in the Library of Congress.

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March 21, 2019 In The News

BROWNSBURG — Congressman Jim Baird, representative for the fourth district of Indiana, stopped by the Brownsburg Flapjacks restaurant for coffee with the community Wednesday afternoon.

Constituents were able to meet the Congressman, ask questions and share the issues most important to them.

January 31, 2019 In The News

The infantrymen whom Jim Baird led in Vietnam fondly called him “pig farmer” because of his passion for breeding pigs. Now, nearly a half-century after he was helicoptered out of a firefight in which he lost his left arm, Baird answers to a new moniker: congressman.

January 30, 2019 In The News

Freshman U.S. Representative Jim Baird, a Republican from Indiana’s 4th congressional district, was recently appointed to the House Ag Committee, a committee that hasn’t had a Hoosier on it in quite some time.

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