Congressman Francis Rooney announced Emma Troyer from Evangelical Christian High School in Fort Myers as the winner of the 2017 Congressional Art Competition for Florida’s 19th Congressional District. Emma’s artwork, titled “My Florida”, will be displayed in the U.S. Capitol for one year beginning in June.
Congressman Rooney stated, “Congratulations to Emma Troyer on being selected as our 2017 Congressional Art Competition winner. Her work of art, “My Florida”, was a unique depiction of Florida living. I will be proud to see such a warm reminder of our Southwest Florida area’s beauty displayed in our nation’s Capitol. I am impressed by the talent of all our contestants. Thank you to everyone that participated in this year’s competition and to our judges that had the difficult assignment of choosing a winner from so many great submissions.”
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