Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks

Representing the 5th District of Indiana
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Mar 30, 2017 News Releases

Washington, D.C. – This morning, Rep. Susan Brooks (R-IN) joined Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai, House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Greg Walden (R-OR) and Communications and Technology Subcommittee Chairman Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) at the U.S.

Mar 29, 2017 News Releases

Washington, D.C. – Today, President Trump announced that New Jersey Governor Chris Christie would chair the White House Opioid and Drug Abuse Commission. Rep. Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) released the following statement: 

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Mar 28, 2017 News Releases

Washington, D.C. – In response to a pervasive lack of legal assistance for domestic violence survivors, Congressman Joe Kennedy III today reintroduced the bipartisan POWER Act, which would help connect victims with legal representation.

Mar 24, 2017 News Releases

Washington, D.C. – Rep. Susan Brooks (R-IN) released the following statement today regarding the American Health Care Act:

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Mar 21, 2017 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – The Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, chaired by Rep.

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Mar 20, 2017 News Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S. schools could receive additional resources to prevent mass shootings under bipartisan legislation led by Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) and cosponsored by Reps. Mike Coffman (CO-06), Susan Brooks (IN-05) and Suzan DelBene (WA-01).

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Mar 15, 2017 News Releases

Washington, D.C. - Today, the Senate confirmed former Indiana Senator Dan Coats to serve as Director of National Intelligence (DNI) to President Trump. Coats represented the United States as Ambassador to Germany under the Bush Administration from 2001 to 2005, and while in the U.S. Senate, was an active a member of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence. Rep.

Mar 13, 2017 News Releases

Washington, D.C. – Following Senate confirmation of Seema Verma to serve as the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Administrator, Rep. Susan Brooks (R-IN) released the following statement:

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Mar 13, 2017 News Releases

Washington, D.C. - Following the Congressional Budget Office score of the American Health Care Act (AHCA), Rep. Susan Brooks (R-IN) released the following statement: 

“Today's CBO score confirms that our plan reduces premiums and taxes on you and your family over time, makes headway to address our federal deficit, and puts your healthcare decisions back in your hands."

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Mar 30, 2017 In The News
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U.S. Reps. Susan Brooks (R-IN) and Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) helped lead the introduction of bipartisan legislation on Tuesday that would connect survivors of domestic and sexual violence with legal representation.

Mar 30, 2017 In The News
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President Trump will meet with Republican lawmakers on Thursday to discuss legislative action that can be taken to combat the nation's opioid crisis.

The meeting comes less than 24 hours after the White House unveiled a new commission on drug abuse prevention that will be led by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.

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Mar 30, 2017 In The News
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WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Senate voted 51-50 on House Joint Resolution (H.J.Res.) 43, with a tie-breaking vote coming from Vice President Mike Pence. This measure overturns a rule from the end of the Obama presidency, which prohibited states from defunding abortion providers of taxpayer dollars.

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Mar 30, 2017 In The News
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WASHINGTON, D.C. – In response to the introduction by Rep.

Mar 29, 2017 In The News
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Schools across the United States could have more federal funds to improve safety and security if the School Safety Act of 2017 is passed.

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Mar 29, 2017 In The News
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A briefing entitled “Creating Opportunities for Girls to Thrive and Learn” is taking place on Capitol Hill today.

Mar 25, 2017 In The News
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Elizabeth Agnew, of Kokomo, sent this Cheer for Rep. Susan Brooks:

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Mar 23, 2017 In The News
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U.S. Rep. Tim Murphy (R-PA) said America is facing an opioid crisis during a hearing that he led this week that explored the impact of the powerful synthetic opioid fentanyl.

Murphy, the chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, looked at the public health impact of the synthetic opioid during the hearing.

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Mar 19, 2017 In The News
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The House Ethics Committee will meet for the first time in the 115th Congress next week and could make determinations on several complaints pending against lawmakers.

Mar 19, 2017 In The News
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INDIANAPOLIS- The push-back from House Republicans was swift and highly anticipated Tuesday in wake of the Congressional Budget Office releasing its report on their plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act.

“They’re not always right,” Rep. Todd Rokita (R-IN) said in an interview with FOX59 on Monday. “In fact, a lot of times they get it wrong.”

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Feb 11, 2016 Video

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.

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Jan 14, 2016 Video

Rep. Susan Brooks spoke in honor of National Computer Science Education Week, highlighting the importance of growing careers and educational opportunities in STEM fields.

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