Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks

Representing the 5th District of Indiana
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Apr 8, 2013 News Releases

Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks issued the following statement today on the passing of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher:

Apr 8, 2013 News Releases

Senator Dan Coats (R-Ind.) and Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-Ind.) today announced an upcoming “Academy Day” session in Central Indiana to provide students the opportunity to learn more about applying to one of the U.S. Service Academies. The informational session will take place on Saturday, April 13 at 1 p.m. ET at the Indiana National Guard facility in Lawrence, Ind.

Apr 4, 2013 News Releases

Senator Dan Coats (R-Ind.) and Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-Ind.) met Wednesday with leaders of the Indiana chapter of The Campaign to Fix the Debt, a non-partisan movement to put America on a better fiscal and economic path. Coats, Brooks and attendees discussed the need for a comprehensive plan to fix our long-term debt and deficit.

Apr 2, 2013 News Releases



Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks released the following statement this morning after her first Business Tax Reform Listening Session in Fishers, Indiana:

Mar 21, 2013 News Releases


Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) released the following statement after voting in favor of the “Path to Prosperity” Fiscal Year 2014 budget:

Mar 12, 2013 News Releases

Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) offered the following statement on The Path to Prosperity: A Responsible, Balanced Budget released today by Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Republicans on the House Budget Committee:

Mar 11, 2013 News Releases

The office of U.S. Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) is pleased to announce bi-weekly district office hours in Zionsville starting Tuesday, March 12 from 1 – 4 p.m. at the Zionsville Town Hall. Sessions will take place every other Tuesday at the same time and location.

Mar 7, 2013 News Releases

The U.S. House Education and the Workforce Committee embraced an amendment offered by Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) today aiming to give states greater flexibility to financially reward top-flight workforce development programs. The amendment is part of H.R.


Oct 19, 2014 In The News

Indiana lawmakers Friday offered words of support and prayer for the family of Peter Kassig, who was named as the next victim for beheading by the terrorist group known as ISIL. Click here to read more.

Sep 11, 2014 In The News
Susan Brooks: Remember 9/11, stay alert for new threats

Like all Hoosiers, I have clear memories of Sept. 11, 2001. I picked up my kids from school — they were 8 and 11 at the time — and did my best to answer their questions and explain what had taken place. My thoughts also drifted back to the beginning of the summer, when Indianapolis hosted the World Police and Fire Games.

Sep 11, 2014 In The News
Rep. Brooks Holds Mental Health Roundtable

CARMEL – Rep. Susan Brooks met with dozens of mental-health professionals Thursday to get input on a proposed House bill that would bring sweeping changes to the nation’s mental-health system.

Sep 11, 2014 In The News
Brooks Holds Health Initiative Panel

Congresswoman Susan Brooks (R-IN5) co-hosted a listening session Aug. 7 on the 21st Century Cures initiative with the Indiana Health Industry Forum, BioCrossroads, Hoosiers for Health, and the Indiana Medical Device Manufactures Council at Roche Diagnostics.

Aug 4, 2014 In The News

WASHINGTON — Indiana’s congressional Republicans joined Gov. Mike Pence on Friday in asking the Obama administration for more information about unaccompanied Central American children living in Indiana.

Jul 2, 2014 In The News

NOBLESVILLE — Heroin is a worsening problem in Central Indiana, law enforcement authorities and lawmakers said during a meeting Tuesday that discussed ways to combat the issue.

"This is not just a big city problem," said U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks, R-Carmel. "This is not just a suburban problem or a rural problem."

Jul 2, 2014 In The News

Congresswoman Brooks joined fellow Hoosier Congresswoman Jackie Walorski for a tour of the Roudebush VA Medical Center on Tuesday, July 1. Click here to watch WISH TV's coverage.  

Jun 23, 2014 In The News
Congressional Hearing Focuses on Indy 500 Security

If you feel safe when you go to the Indianapolis 500, you need to know that the planning to keep race fans secure is nonstop.  Some of that planning is now being shared with others and Congress is playing a role.

Jun 16, 2014 In The News
Brooks Wants More Girls in Computer Science

EDGEWOOD, Ind. — Technology and computer skills have become a vital part of every business, and U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks would like to see more girls enrolling in computer science classes.

Brooks, R-5th District, was the featured speaker at the Females Active in Business meeting Friday at The Edge.

Jun 9, 2014 In The News
U.S. Rep. Brooks Speaking to Females Active in Business

ANDERSON, Indiana – Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks, representative of the 5th District of Indiana that spans eight counties in Central Indiana, is scheduled as the Guest Speaker at the June 13thFAB! Females Active in Business luncheon program.