Pence Visits Rushville; Meets With Local Officials, Business Leaders and Constituents

August 7, 2019
Press Release
Stops included Copeland, PHI Air Medical, City Hall and Farm Bureau

RUSHVILLE—U.S. Representative Greg Pence visited local leaders, constituents and area businesses Tuesday during an extended visit to Rush County.

"I am pleased to have had the opportunity to spend time with constituents on a very productive day in Rush County,” Pence said. “Days like these help guide my work in Washington on behalf of Hoosiers throughout the 6th District."

 

Copeland Corp.

Rep. Greg Pence at Copeland Corp. in Rushville, Indiana

Rep. Pence visited Copeland Corporation (a part of Emerson), a company that makes air compression units for refrigerators. The Congressman met with management and staff to discuss issues important to their industry. A big topic was the need for the USMCA.

 

PHI Air Medical

Rep Greg Pence visits PHI Air Medical in Rushville, Indiana

Rep. Pence next visited PHI Air Medical in Rushville, where he met with pilots, nurses and communications specialists specifically trained and ready to respond at a moment's notice. The Congressman was briefed on the helicopter and its teams’ capabilities.

 

Rushville Mayor Mike Pavey

Rep. Greg Pence meets with Rushville Mayor Mike Pavey

After visiting PHI Air Medical, Pence met with Rushville Mayor Mike Pavey, and his staff, for a legislative update and to listen to what the Congressman can do to best serve the area.

 

Indiana Farm Bureau Roundtable

Rep. Greg Pence meets with Indiana Farm Bureau in Rush County

Wrapping up a busy day in Rush County, Pence met with local farmers and Farm Bureau members to discuss issues impacting the Hoosier agriculture industry. The Indiana Farm Bureau Roundtable was hosted by Virgil and Crystal Bremer.