Congressman Kim to Hold Town Hall Following Return from Afghanistan

Congressman Andy Kim (D-3) will hold a town hall meeting this Saturday, October 12th at 2:00pm, in Burlington County Library Auditorium at 5 Pioneer Boulevard in Westhampton.

Congressman Kim returned this past weekend from a bipartisan visit to Afghanistan and will provide a timely update following his discussions with service members, military and diplomatic leaders, and Afghan officials. Before his election to Congress, Kim served as a U.S. State Department civilian advisor to U.S. Army General David Petraeus and U.S. Marine Corps General John Allen in Afghanistan.

Congressman Kim is a member of the House Armed Services Committee, where he serves as the vice chair of the Subcommittee on Readiness and as a member of the Subcommittee on Intelligence and Emerging Threats and Capabilities. He also serves of the House Small Business Committee.

Following his service in Afghanistan, Kim worked on President Obama’s National Security Council staff.

This will be his thirteenth town hall and is part of a monthly series to allow him to hear directly from constituents.

Later this month, Congressman Kim will be the special guest of honor at the Advocacy Appreciation Reception the NJCUL’s 85th Annual Meeting and Convention in Atlantic City.

Scheduled for Sunday, October 20 from 2:00-3:00pm, the reception is open to all convention registrants. There is no charge to attend, and no contributions will be solicited or accepted.

Anyone interested in attending should email Samantha Greenberg (sgreenberg@njcul.org) to reserve their spot.  

Congressman Kim is one of the four new members of New Jersey’s congressional delegation elected in last year’s mid-term elections. He is already establishing himself as a credit union supporter having added his co-sponsorship to several credit union-backed measures including the SAFE Banking Act (H.R. 1595).