Feb 07 2013

Shelby to Address Calhoun County Residents

U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) will join the residents of Calhoun County for a chamber lunch on Tuesday, February 19, 2013, at 12:00 noon Central Time.  The meeting, which is open to the public, will take place at Oxford Civic Center located at 401 McCullars Lane, Oxford, Alabama.

Senator Shelby will address the legislative agenda for the first session of the 113th Congress as well as important issues facing the nation and the state of Alabama.  Following his remarks, Senator Shelby will open the floor to questions and comments from those in attendance. 

“Over the years, these meetings have provided an excellent opportunity for area residents to listen and voice their opinions on the activities of our government,” said Shelby.  “This will be a great chance to discuss the important issues facing our state and our nation.”                      

Tickets to the lunch are $20. To RSVP and purchase tickets please contact Sheri Sumner at 256-237-3536.  The meeting is open to the public and there will be additional seating for those who do not wish to purchase a ticket for lunch. Members of the media are encouraged to attend. 

***This will be Senator Shelby’s 1,770th county visit since his election to the U.S. Senate.  For more information on Senator Shelby’s county visits, please view a new video on the homepage of his website: www.shelby.senate.gov.***