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Leising welcomes Archbishop Charles Thompson to the Statehouse

Contact: Kellyn Harrison, Press Secretary

LEISING WELCOMES ARCHBISHOP CHARLES THOMPSON TO THE STATEHOUSE: State Sen. Jean Leising (R-Oldenburg, center) and Senate President Pro Tempore Rodric Bray (R-Martinsville, left) welcome Archbishop Charles Thompson (right) of the Indianapolis Archdiocese to the Statehouse to lead prayer during Senate session Thursday, March 23. Leising led the Pledge of Allegiance following prayer. Each Senate session begins with a local religious leader saying grace and a senator leading the Pledge of Allegiance.


State Sen. Jean Leising (R-Oldenburg) represents Senate District 42, which includes
Decatur, Fayette, Ripley and Rush counties, and portions of Franklin, Jennings and Shelby counties.
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