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December 17, 2007

OFFICES OF THE 7th CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT OF INDIANA TO REMAIN OPEN TO SERVE AND ASSIST CONSTITUENTS

Washington, D.C. — The Washington, D.C. office and the district offices of the Late Honorable Julia Carson will continue to serve the people of the Seventh Congressional District of Indiana under the supervision of the Clerk of the House of Representatives. Representative Carson died December 15, 2007.

Staff members of Representative Carson 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 seventh vacancy to occur during the 110th Congress. Nine vacancies occurred in the 109th Congress due to resignation or death.

The Washington office is located in 2455 Rayburn House Office Building, telephone (202) 225-4011. Mail addressed to the Office of the Seventh Congressional District of Indiana, Washington, D.C. 20515, will be delivered through the internal House mail distribution system.

The district office is located at 300 E Fall Creek Pkwy N Dr 300, Indianapolis, Indiana 46205, (317) 283-6516.

Requests for further details should be directed to the Office of the Clerk (202) 225-7000.



Previous Press Releases

December 31, 2007
Office of the First Congressional District of Mississippi to Remain Open to Serve and Assist Constituents

December 17, 2007
Office of the Seventh Congressional District of Indiana to Remain Open to Serve and Assist Constituents

December 10, 2007
Statement regarding the issuance of revised guidance concerning the Lobbying Disclosure Act.

December 7, 2007
Statement regarding the Page Program and the Page Board.

December 6, 2007
Statement regarding the Page Program and the Page Board.


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Mailing Address
U.S. Capitol, Room H154
Washington, DC 20515-6601

Telephone Number
(202) 225-7000

Office Hours
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Monday–Friday


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