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United States Congressman

Jim Jordan

Jordan is a fiscal conservative who believes that families and taxpayers, rather than government, know best how to make decisions with their money. Throughout his career, Jim Jordan has led the fight against tax hikes, including those proposed by his own political party. He believes that cutting taxes and letting families keep more of what they earn helps build strong communities and a vibrant economy. Read More

Press Release

Shelby County Student Wins Congressional Art Competition

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Washington, Jun 1, 2009 | comments
A Botkins High School student was named the Fourth Congressional District winner of this year’s Congressional Art Competition, Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Urbana) has announced.

Karrie Platfoot won the district-wide competition with her trompe l’oiel bulletin board with memorabilia. This piece, entitled “Memories” will be displayed in the United States Capitol for one year.

Justin Miller of Richland County’s Plymouth High School was named runner-up, while John Embry of Logan County’s Indian Lake High School took third place.

Jordan awarded Honorable Mentions to Casey Stepp of Triad High School in Champaign County and Kelsey Morgan of Upper Scioto Valley High School in Hardin County.

Jordan presented ribbons and certificates to the participating students at an earlier event. He thanked Robert Lepo for judging the students’ work and hosting the awards presentation event.
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