Buchanan to hold town hall in Palmetto

U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan on Saturday will hold a town hall meeting on jobs, the economy and health care in Palmetto.

“Jobs and the economy are the most important issue,” said Buchanan, R-Sarasota. “Congress needs to focus our efforts now on putting people back to work. I want to listen to the people and get their feedback, ideas and suggestions. I also welcome input on the sweeping health care bill recently passed by Congress and signed by the President.”

This is the sixth in a series of town meetings Buchanan will hold throughout his district this year.The town meeting will be held at 11:00 a.m. at Palmetto Elementary School, 834 Seventh St. W., Palmetto. The doors will open at 10:00 a.m.