Washington, D.C. — The Washington, D.C. office and the district offices of
the Honorable Mark E. Souder will continue to serve the people of the Third Congressional
District of Indiana under the supervision of the Clerk of the House of Representatives.
Representative Souder resigned from Congress on May 21, 2010.
Staff members of Representative Souder remain on the House payroll under the supervision
of the Clerk of the House to receive and undertake constituent casework, to help
in handling business with the departments of the executive branch of the government,
to provide general status information on pending legislation, and to offer other
general constituent services provided by House offices. The Clerk of the House is
Lorraine C. Miller.
The Washington, D.C. office and the Indiana district offices are presently open
on a daily basis to accommodate congressional business. Under House rules, the Clerk
manages the offices when a Member dies, resigns, or is expelled. This authority,
which does not include voting representation, continues until a successor is elected
to fill the vacant seat. This is the eleventh vacancy to occur during the 111th
Congress. Fourteen vacancies occurred in the 110th Congress due to resignation or
The Washington office is located in 2231 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington,
D.C. 20515, telephone (202) 225-4436. Mail addressed to the Office of the Third
Congressional District of Indiana will be delivered through the internal House mail
The district offices are located at E Ross Adair Federal Building, 1300 S. Harrison
Street, Room 3105, Fort Wayne, IN 46802; River Plaza, 320 N. Chicago Avenue, Suite
9B, Goshen, IN 46528; 874 N. Lima Road, Suite B, Kendallville, IN 46755; and 700
Park Avenue, Suite D, Winona Lake, IN 46590.
Requests for further details should be directed to the Office of the Clerk (202)