In Congress, I have joined a group of my colleagues on the House Energy and Commerce Committee to champion a comprehensive and community-based set of reforms to how we care for and treat people with mental illness. I wrote about my efforts in an editorial published early this year.
I’m proud to join my colleagues in the House and Senate in supporting the repeal of the individual and employer mandates, the medical device tax, and the ‘Cadillac’ tax on health plans. Not only does this legislation defund and eliminate Obamacare, but it reduces the deficit, enhances Medicare solvency for our seniors, and ends taxpayer funding to abortion providers.
Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) spoke on the House floor on November 17, 2015, about the need for the United States to redouble its efforts, take the leadership role that the world demands of us, and develop a strategy that will not just degrade, but ultimately destroy the ISIS network.
Legislation introduced by Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN5) and Congressman Joseph Kennedy (D-MA7) to improve education, awareness and enforcement programs and address the growing heroin and drug abuse epidemic in the United States was reviewed in the House Energy and Commerce Committee, Subcommittee on Health in October.
Home Page Tabs
WASHINGTON, D.C.— Following Monday’s World Health Organization (WHO) meeting to address the growing threat of Zika virus in the Americas, 70 members of Congress, led by Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN), sent a letter to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Acting Commissioner Dr.
WASHINGTON, D.C.— Today, Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) was honored to receive the Congressional Leadership Award from the Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA) during CADCA’s 26th Annual National Leadership Forum.
WASHINGTON, D.C.— Today, Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) voted in favor of H.R. 3662, the Iran Terror Finance Transparency Act, to strengthen congressional oversight of Iranian sanctions. The bill passed the House by a vote of 246-181. Following the vote, Brooks released the following statement:
WASHINGTON, D.C.— Today, Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) voted in favor of overriding President Obama’s veto of the Senate Amendment to H.R. 3762, the Restoring Americans’ Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act of 2015, which would defund and repeal as much of Obamacare as possible through the budget reconciliation process.
WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representatives G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) and Susan Brooks (IN-05) have introduced H.R.
In The News
An Indiana congresswoman says the U.S. needs to take more preventive steps against the mosquito-borne illness Zika.
5th District Congresswoman Susan Brooks talks about meeting with Marion Mayor Jess Alumbaugh, filing for re-election, her support for Chris Christie for president, the continuing Hilary Clint