September Power in Partnership Breakfast will feature U.S. Cong. James Comer

Published Monday, August 23, 2021 9:00 am

The Paducah Area Chamber of Commerce’s September 2 Power in Partnership Breakfast will feature U.S. Congressman James Comer. The breakfast begins at 7:30 a.m. at the Julian Carroll Convention Center and is sponsored by Whitlow, Roberts, Houston & Straub, PLLC. Pre-registration is required. 

The breakfast will also serve as the kick-off to the Chamber’s annual Membership and Total Resource Campaign. The campaign will run until October 14. Cory Hicks, Business Services Director for Four Rivers Nuclear Partnership and Chair-Elect of the Paducah Chamber Board of Directors, will lead the campaign as Chairman and will introduce the 2021 Campaign Team Captains.  

Cong. James Comer was elected to Congress in 2016 to represent Kentucky’s 1st Congressional District, which covers 35 counties from the Mississippi River to Central Kentucky. He currently serves as the Republican Leader of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform. 

Cong. Comer grew up in Monroe County and graduated from Western Kentucky University with a bachelor’s degree in agriculture. Comer was elected to serve as Kentucky's Commissioner of Agriculture in 2011 and serves as the only formerly-elected Commissioner of Agriculture in Congress. 

In addition to serving as Ranking Member of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform, he is also a member of the House Committee on Education and Labor. 

Safety protocols to be followed at the breakfast include masks required except when eating and drinking; tables will be spread out with fewer seats at each table; boxed meals will be served; and hand sanitizing stations will be available. The Chamber asks that you do not attend if you are feeling ill or have recently been exposed to COVID-19. 

The cost is $20. Pre-registration is required. Register at paducahchamber.org or call 270-443-1746. 

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