Rep. Hartzler receives ‘Spirit of Enterprise’ award

Posted April 25, 2013 at 2:27 pm

Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (MO-4) has received the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s “Spirit of Enterprise” award which is given to Members of Congress for their pro-jobs policies and commitment to economic growth.

“In the face of high-stakes politics and difficult choices, Representative Hartzler provided America’s job creators with a strong voice in Congress,” said Thomas J. Donohue, president and CEO of the U.S. Chamber. “This award recognizes Representative Hartzler for consistently demonstrating her support for pro-growth policies.”

“As a small business owner, I am honored to receive such a prestigious award,” said Hartzler. “I am committed to working to create jobs and to improve America’s economy by keeping taxes low and creating favorable conditions for economic prosperity. I will continue to support legislation that contributes to the creation of jobs and a better economic climate for the hardworking citizens of Missouri’s Fourth Congressional District.”

Congresswoman Hartzler and her husband live on a working farm in Cass County. They own three farm equipment stores in Missouri’s Fourth District.