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House District 69
Indiana House of Representatives: 2012-present
House District 69: Covering portions of Bartholomew, Jackson, Jennings and Jefferson counties
Government and Regulatory Reform (Vice Chair)
Statehouse Phone Number: 317-234-9499
State Representative Jim Lucas is a proud Seymour resident where he lives with his wife Lynn. He is a father of three children, Suzanne, Jack and Maddie.
Prior to being elected to the General Assembly, Rep. Lucas served on the Seymour City Council. He also owns a local small business, The Awning Guy, Inc. Rep. Lucas is active in the community. He is a member of the American Legion, the National Rifle Association and Gun Owners of America.
As a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps and a small business owner, Rep. Lucas brings valuable experience to policy discussions. His biggest priorities at the Statehouse are jobs, fiscal integrity, education and protecting the right to bear arms.
House District 69 is composed of portions of Bartholomew, Jennings, Jackson and Jefferson counties in Southeast Indiana.
STATEHOUSE (Sept. 27, 2016) — State Rep. Jim Lucas (R-Seymour) and fellow Republican members of the Indiana House of Representatives are seeking interns for the upcoming 2017 legislative session, which runs from January through April.
STATEHOUSE (Sept. 12, 2016) – State Rep. Jim Lucas (R-Seymour) received an award for conservative excellence from the American Conservative Union Foundation in its 2016 ratings of the Indiana General Assembly.
STATEHOUSE (Aug. 24, 2016) — Local communities received state matching grants this week to improve roads and bridges, according to State Rep. Jim Lucas (R-Seymour).
STATEHOUSE (Aug. 15, 2016) — Six local farms were recognized on Friday with Hoosier Homestead awards for 100 years or more of family farm ownership, according to State Rep. Jim Lucas (R-Seymour).
STATEHOUSE (June 24, 2016) — State Rep. Jim Lucas (R-Seymour) will be serving on the Interim Study Committee on Public Policy.
The 2016 legislative session came to a close last week, and legislators worked together to make significant progress on important issues facing Indiana.
House Republicans set out with priorities focused on supporting educators and schools and funding Indiana’s infrastructure needs.
STATEHOUSE (Feb. 22, 2016) — State Rep. Jim Lucas (R-Seymour) welcomes Seymour resident, Samantha Shell, to the Statehouse where she is interning with the House of Representatives during the 2016 legislative session.
The 2016 legislative session recently passed the halfway mark. Legislators in the House of Representatives approved 116 proposals, sending them to the Indiana Senate for consideration, while legislators in the Indiana Senate approved and sent 150 bills to the House for consideration. Main topics from session include supporting education, funding roads and curbing illegal drugs.
STATEHOUSE (Feb. 5, 2016) – State Rep. Jim Lucas (R-Seymour) recently welcomed the following student pages to the Statehouse: