Chamber of Commerce Awards Congresswoman with Award

4 years 4 months 1 week ago Monday, July 29 2013 Jul 29, 2013 Monday, July 29, 2013 9:01:00 AM UTC July 29, 2013 in News
By: Devon Fasbinder, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - The Columbia Chamber of Commerce and the United States Chamber of Commerce awarded a congresswoman with an award Monday.

Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler accepted the Spirit of Enterprise Award at the First State
Community Bank.

"In the face of high-stakes politics and difficult choices, Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler provided
America's job creators with a strong voice in Congress," said Thomas J. Donohue, president and CEO of the U.S. Chamber. "This award recognizes Congresswoman Hartzler for consistently demonstrating her support for pro-growth policies."

The award is given each year to members of Congress based an analysis intended to create a healthy economy. The Chamber's analysis concentrates on numerous votes on issues including tax reform, health care, energy, and ensuring a competitive workforce.

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