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Congresswoman Duckworth

Meeting with Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth (D-8-IL)

Hosted by Mike Ring, President Xeikon America, Inc.

 

Thursday, August 22, 2013
9:30 - 10:30 a.m. CDT
Xeikon America, Inc.
1375 E. Irving Park Road
Itasca, Illinois

 

 

As part of NPES Government Affairs' continuing effort to connect members with their elected congressional representatives NPES members were invited to a special meeting with Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth (D-8-IL) hosted by Mike Ring, President Xeikon America, Inc. and NPES Treasurer and Board Member at the company’s Itasca, IL facility.

This was an opportunity for NPES members to talk directly with a Member of Congress about issues that are vital to their businesses and the livelihoods of their employees.

About Congresswoman Duckworth

First elected to Congress in 2012, Congresswoman Duckworth represents the 8th Congressional District of Illinois in the 113th Congress. Illinois District 8 has the notable distinction of including the facilities of 21 NPES member companies—the most of any congressional district in the United States!

Congresswoman Duckworth serves on the House Armed Services and Oversight and Government Reform Committees, the latter having jurisdiction over the United States Postal Service, a key area of interest for NPES member companies.

Congresswoman Duckworth will talk about her first term in Congress, her legislative agenda and respond to questions.

A decorated Iraq War Veteran and former Assistant Secretary of Veterans Affairs, Congresswoman Duckworth has a compelling personal history of service to the United States. For more about her see: http://duckworth.house.gov/about/full-biography.