I partnered with U.S. Rep. G. K. Butterfield, D-North Carolina, to introduce bipartisan legislation that would include the Zika virus in the Tropical Disease Priority Review Voucher Program. The program is designed to motivate researchers and manufacturers to develop treatments, such as vaccines and cures, for neglected tropical diseases. I also led a letter, signed by 70 members of Congress, asking the FDA to take action.
Principal Susan Jordan served the Lawrence community for 22 years as an educator. Her heroism and dedicated service have left a legacy for Indiana's Fifth District, her students, the Lawrence Township community, and all Hoosiers who mourn her loss and cherish her memory.
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.
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WASHINGTON, D.C.— Today, the House passed H.R.
WASHINGTON, D.C.— Yesterday, the House passed H.R. 4470, the Safe Drinking Water Act Improved Compliance Awareness Act, a bill that ensures the public will learn of excessive lead levels in drinking water by setting forth how and when states, EPA and drinking water utilities must communicate their findings. Following passage, Congresswoman Susan W.
WASHINGTON, D.C.— Following Monday’s announcement by the Administration that an additional $1.8 billion in funding would be needed for an emergency fund to combat the Zika virus in the U.S. and abroad, Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) released the following statement:
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.
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U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks (R-IN) led 70 members of Congress on Friday in a letter to U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Acting Commissioner Dr.