2019 IBLC Town Halls to begin Saturday, May 18, in Indianapolis; caucus plans seven stops across Indiana through summer

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The Indiana Black Legislative Caucus (IBLC) will begin its annual series of town halls across the state with a stop in Indianapolis on Saturday, May 18.

In all, IBLC members will visit seven locations across Indiana through the end of August, according to IBLC Chair Robin Shackleford (D-Indianapolis).

“These events serve two valuable functions for the IBLC,” Shackleford said. “It affords our members the chance to review the work of the Indiana General Assembly during the 2019 session. In addition, even though we just finished our work for 2019, the planning already has started for the 2020 legislative session. We want to hear from the people of Indiana what they want to see lawmakers do next year.

“Our town halls have proven to be very popular, and they are invaluable to members of the IBLC in determining what we need to pursue as a legislative agenda,” she continued. “I encourage everyone to join us for these events.”

Here is the schedule for the 2019 IBLC town halls:

Indianapolis – May 18 12PM-2PM EST

Julia M. Carson Government Center

300 E. Fall Creek Parkway North Drive

Fort Wayne – June 15 12PM- 2PM EST

Turner Chapel AME Church

836 E. Jefferson Blvd.

Jeffersonville – June 29 12PM- 2PM EST

Community Action of Southern Indiana

1613 E. 8th Street

Evansville – July 13 12PM- 2PM CST

C.K. Newsome Community Center

100 Walnut Street #1

South Bend – July 27- 12PM- 2PM EST

UAW Local #5

1426 S. Main Street

Terre Haute – August 3 12PM- 2PM EST

Spruce Street AME Church

1660 Spruce Street

Hammond – August 17 12PM- 2PM CST

Ophelia Steen Family & Health Services Center 

5927 Columbia Ave. 

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