Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN5) released the following statement today marking the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings:
Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN5) will receive the prestigious Nancy A. Maloley Outstanding Public Servant Award from the Richard G. Lugar Excellence in Public Service Series on Monday, April 14, 2014, at the JW Marriott in downtown Indianapolis. The Lugar Series Annual Event begins at 11:30 a.m. EST and media registration begins at 11:00 a.m. EST.
Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN5) will hold the first in a series of “Connecting Careers and Classrooms” events on Thursday, April 17 at the headquarters of Beck’s Hybrids in Atlanta, Indiana.
Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN5) released the following statement after voting in favor of Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan’s “Path to Prosperity” Fiscal Year 2015 budget plan:
Legislation introduced by Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN5) freeing charitable and cooperative associations from burdensome federal pension requirements was signed into law by President Obama yesterday evening. House Resolution 4275 – the Cooperative and Small Employer Charity Pension Flexibility Act – will benefit more than 1,500 Hoosiers working for several nonprofit employers.
Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN5) will hold her fourth 2014 “Connect with your Congresswoman One-on-One” event at the Lawrence National Guard Armory on Thursday, April 17 from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN5) took to the House Floor today in support of House Resolution 2575 – the Save American Workers Act of 2014 – legislation that restores the traditional 40-hour work week by repealing the 30-hour definition of full-time employment included in the employer mandate of the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
Legislation Heads to President’s Desk
Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN5) released the following statement applauding the return of Indianapolis to the list of cities eligible to receive funding through the Department of Homeland Security’s Urban Area Security Initiative (UASI):
As Chair of the Committee on Homeland Security’s Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response and Communications (EPRC), Representative Susan W. Brooks (R-IN5) introduced the Social Media Working Group Act of 2014. EPRC Ranking Member Rep. Donald Payne (D-NJ10), Vice Chairman Rep. Steven Palazzo (R-MS4) and Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-CA15) are all original cosponsors. The bill – H.R.