Here is his news release:
Bradenton, FL -- Congressman Vern Buchanan (FL-13) announced today that he will hold a town hall meeting this week. The Congressman will meet with constituents to discuss health care, jobs and the economy in Bradenton on Thursday, August 20, 2009.
“Congress is debating health care reform legislation,” said Buchanan. “We also need to address the economy. I want to listen to the people and get their ideas and suggestions on how to reduce costs and increase access to affordable health care, grow the economy, and create jobs. “
This is the eighth a series of town meetings Buchanan has held throughout the district this year to give his constituents a chance to express their views on federal issues.
The event will be held at 4:00 p.m. at Braden River High School, 6545 SR 70 East, Bradenton, Florida 34203.
Please call 941.951.6643 if you plan to attend the event.