Ziemke receives perfect score from Indiana Chamber

Posted by: Brenda Holmes  | Monday, June 24, 2019

STATEHOUSE (June 24, 2019) – State Rep. Cindy Ziemke (R-Batesville) was recently identified as a pro-economy, pro-jobs legislator in the Indiana Chamber of Commerce’s annual Legislative Vote Analysis.

Ziemke earned a perfect score based on her votes cast in agreement with the Indiana Chamber’s position on 38 bills during the 2019 legislative session. Legislation considered in the scoring included increased investment in rural broadband, significant water infrastructure funding, school accountability improvements and statewide preschool expansion.

“With years of hard work and dedication, the General Assembly has helped create a business-friendly environment in Indiana,” Ziemke said. “As a legislator and small-business owner, I’m dedicated to supporting policies to improve the state’s economy and expand employment opportunities.”

According to the Indiana Department of Workforce Development, the state’s labor force has experienced record growth, with more than 37,000 Hoosiers entering the workforce since April 2018.

Ziemke serves on the House Ways and Means Committee and is also a member of the National Federation of Independent Businesses and the Batesville Chamber of Commerce.

Ziemke received a four-year aggregate score of 99% from the chamber.

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The Indiana Chamber partners with 25,000 members and investors – representing
over 4 million Hoosiers – to achieve the mission of “cultivating a world-class
environment which provides economic opportunity and prosperity.”

State Rep. Cindy Ziemke (R-Batesville) represents House District 55, which includes 
all of Fayette County and portions of Decatur, Franklin, Ripley and Rush counties.

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