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Senator Todd Young · [email protected]
February 23, 2021 at 1:06 AM

The East Chicago Lead Issue Must Never Happen Again

A message from US Senator Todd Young Black History Month Last week, I released a video in recognition of the history and heritage of Indiana’s Black Communities in honor of Black History Month. Click here or on the video below to hear my full remarks. …
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February 16, 2021 at 11:27 PM

Working Across the Aisle on COVID Relief

A message from US Senator Todd Young My Statement on the Impeachment Trial I remain troubled and saddened by the events leading up to and on the day of the Capitol riots. However, it is improper under the present circumstances for the former president …
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February 9, 2021 at 1:42 AM

9 Things You Missed Last Week

A message from US Senator Todd Young Opposing Divisive Partisan Overreach on COVID-19 Relief Last year, the Senate approved five COVID-19 relief packages in overwhelmingly bipartisan fashion. As we look at an additional round of relief, I have been out…
Senator Todd Young · [email protected]
February 2, 2021 at 1:18 AM

Path Forward on Bipartisan COVID Relief

A message from US Senator Todd Young Path Forward on Bipartisan COVID Relief Tonight, I was part of a group of 10 Republican Senators who met with President Biden to discuss the details of a more targeted COVID-19 relief proposal capable of garnering b…
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January 25, 2021 at 11:23 PM

Peaceful Transfer of Power

A message from US Senator Todd Young Attending the Inauguration with the Adjutant General of Indiana  Last week, I attended the Inauguration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris. This was the 59th Presidential Inauguration, marking t…
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January 20, 2021 at 12:48 AM

5 Things You May Have Missed

A message from US Senator Todd Young Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.  This year, Dr. Martin Luther King’s life and legacy are especially poignant and inspiring. Through trial and tribulation, his words and deeds remind us of our duty to more per…
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January 11, 2021 at 11:46 PM

We are not enemies, we are Americans

A message from US Senator Todd Young We Are Not Enemies, We Are Americans Following the events of last week, I wrote an op-ed for the Times of Northwest Indiana about the healing that must take place in our country moving forward. It has become sadly i…
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January 5, 2021 at 12:07 AM

New year, new #HoosierHighlights newsletter

A message from US Senator Todd Young Support for Hoosier Projects Last year, my office supported 61 grants from 30 counties. While a letter of support doesn’t guarantee an award, Congressional support can sometimes help your application gain approval. …
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December 22, 2020 at 11:33 PM

Help for Hoosiers

A message from US Senator Todd Young Help for Hoosiers  Yesterday, I voted in favor of the Consolidated Appropriations Act 2021, a comprehensive year-end bill that includes coronavirus relief and funding for the federal government for the remainder of …
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December 22, 2020 at 12:54 AM

Help is Near

A message from US Senator Todd Young Help is Near By tomorrow, the Senate is expected to vote on a deal to provide long overdue assistance to American families, workers, and businesses who are struggling as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. For si…
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December 14, 2020 at 11:56 PM

Senate Passes Defense Bill Supporting Troops and Indiana Priorities

A message from US Senator Todd Young Senate Passes Defense Bill Supporting Troops and Indiana Priorities  Last week, the Senate continued its 60-year-steak of passing a strong and bipartisan National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) that will keep Amer…
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December 7, 2020 at 11:40 PM

We Need to Pass Critical Coronavirus Relief for Hoosiers

A message from US Senator Todd Young We Need to Pass Critical Coronavirus Relief for Hoosiers It’s now December and we still don’t have a coronavirus relief package for the American people. People are hurting. They are beyond frustrated with this whole…
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November 30, 2020 at 10:44 PM

Grateful for You

A message from US Senator Todd Young Grateful for You  Thanksgiving looked different for many families this year, but it didn’t change the meaning behind the holiday – expressing gratitude for the blessings in our lives, even amongst hardship. I am espe…
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November 24, 2020 at 12:16 AM

Recognizing Service Members, Veterans, and Military Families

A message from US Senator Todd Young My Organ Donation Measure Goes into Effect  Saving lives must be the number one priority for organ procurement organizations, which are responsible for getting donated organs to patients in need. Unfortunately, we h…
Senator Todd Young · [email protected]
November 16, 2020 at 11:55 PM

Honoring our Veterans

A message from US Senator Todd Young New Pilot Program Modeled After my DRIVE-Safe Act Last week, I led a letter to the U.S. Department of Transportation in support of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA) proposed pilot program mod…
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November 10, 2020 at 1:31 AM

5 Things You May Have Missed

A message from US Senator Todd Young Election Results Last week, a record number of Americans made their voices heard at the ballot box. While results have yet to be certified, it’s clear that voters rejected the ideas of the far left. Despite predicti…
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November 2, 2020 at 11:29 PM

Big News: $354.6 Million for West Lake Corridor Project

A message from US Senator Todd Young Bringing Transparency to Organ Donation Last week, I sent a bipartisan letter to the Department of Health and Human Services concerning their oversight procedures for the organ procurement and transplantation system…
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October 27, 2020 at 7:32 PM

CONFIRMED: Supreme Court Associate Justice Amy Coney Barrett

A message from US Senator Todd Young CONFIRMED: Supreme Court Associate Justice Amy Coney Barrett Click here or on the image above to watch my remarks after Judge Barrett’s confirmation. Yesterday, I proudly cast my vote to confirm fellow Hoosier, Ju…
Senator Todd Young · [email protected]
October 13, 2020 at 10:39 PM

Introducing Judge Amy Coney Barrett

A message from US Senator Todd Young Introducing Judge Amy Coney Barrett Yesterday, I had the opportunity to introduce Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Senate Judiciary Committee on the first day of her Supreme Court confirmation hearing. Education. Fai…
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October 5, 2020 at 10:37 PM

Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s Qualifications

A message from US Senator Todd Young Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s Qualifications Last week, I had the opportunity to meet with fellow Hoosier and Supreme Court nominee, Judge Amy Coney Barrett. She has stellar credentials, a proven record of originalism, …
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September 28, 2020 at 7:49 PM

Nomination of our fellow Hoosier, Judge Amy Coney Barrett to #SCOTUS

A message from US Senator Todd Young Fellow Hoosier, Judge Amy Coney Barrett is Nominated to the Supreme Court I am thrilled with President Trump’s nomination of fellow Hoosier, Judge Amy Coney Barrett, to serve on the Supreme Court. I've come to kno…
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September 21, 2020 at 11:05 PM

7 Things You Might Have Missed

A message from US Senator Todd Young Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg As Americans mourn the loss of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, we remember her extraordinary life. Justice Ginsburg was a trailblazer in the legal profession, rising to become the second fem…
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September 14, 2020 at 7:23 PM

Small Businesses Battered by COVID-19 Need Urgent Help

A message from US Senator Todd Young New Op-Ed: Small Businesses Battered by COVID-19 Need Urgent Help In an op-ed for USA Today, Senator Michael Bennet and I wrote about the need for our RESTART Act to help save small businesses suffering from the imp…
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September 9, 2020 at 12:22 AM

Red Alert for RESTART

'A message from US Senator Todd Young Iconic Indiana Venues Signal "Red Alert" in Support RESTART Act Last week, venues across Indiana and the United States illuminated their exteriors in red to show support for my RESTART Act. This show of support come…
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September 2, 2020 at 11:34 PM

Red Alert for the RESTART Act!

A message from US Senator Todd Young Friends, Last night, event venues in more than 50 cities across the United States participated in a #RedAlertRESTART Day of Action in support of the RESTART Act, a bill that I co-authored with Senator Michael Benne…
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August 31, 2020 at 10:34 PM

Update from Indiana

A message from US Senator Todd Young Visit to Tyler Truss Systems  Last week, I visited Tyler Truss Systems in Pendleton, a leading manufacturer of trusses, which are used to support stages and hold equipment for concerts and events in stadiums and oth…
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August 24, 2020 at 11:35 PM

Justice for Peter Kassig

A message from US Senator Todd Young East to West RV Visit with Secretary Bernhardt, Rep. Walorski  Last week, I visited East to West RV in Elkhart with Secretary of the Interior, David Bernhardt, and Representative Jackie Walorski. We toured the RV ma…
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August 17, 2020 at 10:38 PM

Update on the Next Round of Coronavirus Relief

A message from US Senator Todd Young Law Enforcement Roundtables  Last week, I traveled to Elkhart and Evansville to hold roundtables with law enforcement personnel from northern and southwest Indiana. There, we had the opportunity to discuss criminal …
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August 10, 2020 at 10:26 PM

Fighting for Hoosier Workers

A message from US Senator Todd Young RESTART Act Continues Gaining Support Last week, I continued pushing for inclusion of my RESTART Act in the next coronavirus relief package. Now with 54 bipartisan cosponsors, the RESTART Act has support of the major…
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August 3, 2020 at 8:15 PM

National Ernie Pyle Day

A message from US Senator Todd Young #RESTARTamerica Last week, Senate Republicans unveiled the HEALS Act, the latest phase of coronavirus relief containing several key provisions that I introduced including: telehealth, Unemployment Insurance reform, c…
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July 28, 2020 at 12:34 AM

Telehealth During the Coronavirus Pandemic

A message from US Senator Todd Young Support Growing for RESTART Act in Next Coronavirus Relief Package Last week, dozens of new cosponsors signed on to my RESTART Act, which I am working to secure in the next coronavirus relief package. The RESTART Act…
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July 20, 2020 at 10:57 PM

Update from Indiana

A message from US Senator Todd Young OP-ED: We Need Police Reform and Much More On Friday, I wrote an op-ed published by the Indianapolis Recorder highlighting the need for police reform and other important changes following the death of George Floyd. …
Senator Todd Young · [email protected]
July 13, 2020 at 10:15 PM

Police reform, judges, housing, telehealth, and more...

A message from US Senator Todd Young Indiana's Federal Courts Need More Judges Across the country, Americans are being denied the opportunity to have their day in court due to an overload of cases and a shortage of judges. For decades, Indiana and a num…
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July 6, 2020 at 11:31 PM

7 Things You Might Have Missed Last Week

A message from US Senator Todd Young Remembering our Shared American Values on July 4 This July 4th looked different than years past. The fireworks displays and celebrations were smaller or cancelled altogether, but we should be no less enthusiastic …
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June 29, 2020 at 11:04 PM

Have a Minute? 6 Things You May Have Missed.

A message from US Senator Todd Young Strong and Immediate Response to Reports of Russian Bounties for American Service Members I wrote to President Trump today in light of this weekend’s disturbing media reports which stated that the Russian military i…
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June 22, 2020 at 9:21 PM

Addressing Police Reform and Repairing Trust

A message from US Senator Todd Young Juneteenth Last week, we recognized the 155th anniversary of the end of slavery in the United States. The historic day reminds us how far America has come in the fight for equality and how far we still have left to …
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June 15, 2020 at 10:29 PM

Positioning America to Lead

A message from US Senator Todd Young Positioning America to Lead Last week, I spoke on the Senate Floor about my Endless Frontier Act, bipartisan legislation that will strengthen America’s leadership in scientific and technological innovation and comba…
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June 8, 2020 at 10:10 PM

Relief is on the Way

A message from US Senator Todd Young Racial Justice  Last week, I spoke about the senseless murder of George Floyd.  George Floyd’s death understandably led to anger and grief among so many Americans. This is something that as a nation, as one unified…
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June 1, 2020 at 10:32 PM

Americans Must Come Together, Reject Violence

A message from US Senator Todd Young Americans Must Come Together, Reject Violence The senseless murder of George Floyd has rightfully invoked anger and grief throughout our nation. Our country is hurting right now as we mourn this tragedy, and those r…
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May 26, 2020 at 11:14 PM

RESTART America

A message from US Senator Todd Young New Bill: RESTART Act to Support Hardest-Hit Businesses The Paycheck Protection Program has been a tremendous asset, providing nearly $10 billion in loans to Indiana recipients, and saving more than 50 million Ameri…
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May 18, 2020 at 11:28 PM

$183 Million for Coronavirus Testing

A message from US Senator Todd Young Resolution to Honor National Police Week Last week, I cosponsored a resolution recognizing May 10 – 16 as National Police Week 2020. Our police officers on the frontlines make sacrifices every day to keep Hoosiers s…
Senator Todd Young · [email protected]
May 12, 2020 at 12:14 AM

50 Million Jobs Saved

A message from US Senator Todd Young My office remains accessible via phone and email and we are ready to help anyone in need of assistance. The latest coronavirus response information is available on my webpage at young.senate.gov/coronavirus and Hoo…
Senator Todd Young · [email protected]
May 4, 2020 at 7:36 PM

9-8-8

A message from US Senator Todd Young As the Senate heads back to Washington this week, I want to remind Hoosiers that my office remains accessible via phone and email and we are ready to help anyone in need of casework or other assistance. The latest …
Senator Todd Young · [email protected]
April 27, 2020 at 9:34 PM

Paycheck Protection Program Now Accepting New Loan Applications

A message from US Senator Todd Young NOW OPEN: The Paycheck Protection Program has Resumed Accepting Loan Applications Today, the Paycheck Protection Program resumed accepting loan applications after being replenished with $310 billion, of which $60 bil…
Senator Todd Young · [email protected]
April 20, 2020 at 11:12 PM

We Are In This Together

A message from US Senator Todd Young We Are In This Together  Fellow Hoosiers: We are passing through a painful period – one we never imagined we’d live through, one we will never forget. The coronavirus has not spared our state – thousands are sick, h…
Senator Todd Young · [email protected]
April 6, 2020 at 11:20 PM

Now Accepting Small Business Loan Applications

A message from US Senator Todd Young Coronavirus – Small Business Loan Applications:   Friday was the first day small businesses could apply for loans under the Paycheck Protection Program made available from the CARES Act. The Payment Protection Progr…
Senator Todd Young · [email protected]
March 30, 2020 at 11:02 PM

Coronavirus Relief Toolkit

A message from US Senator Todd Young Coronavirus Relief Update: On Friday, President Trumped signed into law the Senate’s coronavirus emergency relief package, known as the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act). To better expla…
Senator Todd Young · [email protected]
March 24, 2020 at 2:05 AM

Coronavirus Update

A message from US Senator Todd Young Coronavirus Update Today, Governor Holcomb issued a Stay-At-Home Order for Indiana effective Tuesday, March 24 at 11:59 p.m. ET. The order ends on Monday, April 6, at 11:59 p.m. ET, but could be extended if necessar…
Senator Todd Young · [email protected]
March 17, 2020 at 12:06 AM

Coronavirus Update

A message from US Senator Todd Young Latest on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Today, the first fatality was reported in Indiana as a result of the coronavirus. According to state officials, the death occurred in Marion County at a Community Health Network …
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March 10, 2020 at 12:07 AM

Latest on Coronavirus

A message from US Senator Todd Young Latest on Coronavirus Over the weekend, the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) confirmed the first cases of coronavirus in Indiana. Under the leadership of Governor Holcomb and the state department of health,…