FacebookTwitterCopy LinkEmail Senator Jim Tomes Files For Re-ElectionJANUARY 10TH, 2018 BRITNEY TAYLOR INDIANAState Senator Jim Tomes (R-Wadesville) is filing for re-election in Senate District 49. He represents Gibson and Posey Counties and a portion of Vanderburgh County.Tomes is a Vietnam War veteran and has said he has devoted his life to serving his country and fighting for freedom. He said he wants to fight for the children, farmers, veterans, and families in southwest Indiana, but also for every Hoosier.Tomes serves as Assistant Majority Caucus Chair and is a member of the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Commerce & Technology, Corrections and Criminal Law, Natural Resources, and Utilities.Both, he and his wife Margie, live in Wadesville.Britney TaylorWeb ProducerMore Posts – WebsiteFollow Me:
Image courtesy of lrv.ltPrime ministers of three Baltic countries, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia have agreed to pursue the development of joint LNG infrastructure in the region. The heads of government have decided to give two weeks to finalize the agreement and prepare the text for the European Commission.According to Lithuania’s prime minister Saulius Skvernelis, the agreement on a regional LNG infrastructure package would contribute to the diversification of gas supply.In addition, he said the agreement would provide commercially attractive opportunities for cooperation between the companies in the Baltic region, also gaining an advantage over the Russian pipeline gas.Skvernelis, who visited the Latvian Inčukalns gas storage facility for the Baltic prime minister’s meeting on LNG issues, added the agreement would decrease rates for the consumers by 5-7 percent from 2019.