Former White House Press Secretary Jay Carney is planning a trip to Indianapolis. Carney will be the keynote speaker at the Indiana Chamber’s 2015 Legislative Dinner next month.

February 9, 2015

News Release

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Jay Carney knows politics and federal policy at the highest level. He was one of the few reporters with President Bush aboard Air Force One on September 11, 2001. More recently, he worked in the Obama administration, including three years as press secretary.

Carney, currently with CNN, brings his insights to Indiana on March 11 as the keynote speaker at the Indiana Chamber’s 2015 Legislative Dinner. Opening remarks will be presented by Gov. Mike Pence. The Indiana Roof Ballroom in downtown Indianapolis is the location for the event.

Networking with legislators and others will also be front and center. The Legislative Dinner annually brings together more than 400 of Indiana’s top business leaders as well as many of the state’s elected officials and agency heads.

The Legislative Dinner offers an opportunity for “the business community to come together with lawmakers and policymakers and let them know about the important issues that impact their organizations every day,” says Indiana Chamber President and CEO Kevin Brinegar.

Presented by Ice Miller LLP, the Legislative Dinner reception will begin at 6 p.m. and the dinner will follow at 7 p.m. Tickets are $149 each or may be purchased as a table of 10 for $1,399; they are available at, or by calling or (800) 824-6885.

NIPSCO and St. Vincent are event gold sponsors. Silver sponsors are: Alcoa; AT&T Indiana; Bose Public Affairs Group LLC; Comcast Business; Delta Dental of Indiana; Eli Lilly and Company; French Lick Resort; Harman International Industries, Inc; The Kroger Co.; Majestic Star Casino & Hotel; Pfizer, Inc.; Roche Diagnostics Corporation; Smithville Communications, Inc; and Vectren.

Source: Indiana Chamber of Commerce

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