Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks

Representing the 5th District of Indiana
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Feb 2, 2016 News Releases

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:

Feb 2, 2016 News Releases

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.

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Feb 2, 2016 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representatives G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) and Susan Brooks (IN-05) have introduced H.R.

Jan 29, 2016 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – The House Energy and Commerce Committee added to its bipartisan

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Jan 28, 2016 News Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Today, the World Health Organization categorized the Zika virus outbreak as “spreading explosively” in the Americas and announced that an emergency meeting would be convened on Monday to determine if the outbreak should be declared a public health emergency.

Jan 11, 2016 News Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) is pleased to announce that her guest for the State of the Union address on January 12, 2016, will be Jay Ruckelshaus.

Jan 11, 2016 News Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Today, Congress passed S. 142, the Child Nicotine Poisoning Prevention Act of 2015, companion legislation to a proposal introduced in the House by Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05). This legislation requires that child safety packaging be used for liquid nicotine containers in the United States.

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Jan 6, 2016 News Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Today, Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) voted in favor of H.R. 3762, the Restoring American’s Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act, which paves the way for patient-centered health care solutions and repeals as much of Obamacare as possible through the budget reconciliation process.

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Dec 17, 2015 News Releases
“The PATH Act will grow the economy and empower businesses to invest with confidence in new equipment, research and jobs,” Brooks said. “Hoosiers will be able to keep more of their hard-earned dollars and will not be subject to arbitrary deadlines or unpredictable lapses in the tax code.”
Dec 11, 2015 News Releases
There are five weeks remaining in the 2015 Congressional App Challenge (CAC), a congressional initiative to improve student engagement in coding and computer science, and as part of Computer Science Education Week, Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) encourages high school students who live or attend school in the Fifth District to submit their plans for a software application (“app”).
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Nov 15, 2016 In The News
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The Noblesville High School junior class hosted area veterans, Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks, Senator Luke Kenley and Noblesville Mayor John Ditslear Nov.

Nov 14, 2016 In The News
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With 2016 being a presidential election year, many issues that will shape America’s future are in front of voters. Bosma Enterprises made participating in May’s primary and November’s upcoming election a little more convenient for employees who are blind or visually impaired.

Nov 11, 2016 In The News
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Hillary Clinton is hoping to shatter an enormous glass ceiling on Tuesday by being elected to the Oval Office, but today’s story looks across the reflecting pool to Capitol Hill. One hundred years ago today, Montana’s Jeannette Rankin became the first woman elected to the U.S. House of Representatives.

Nov 9, 2016 In The News
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The Noblesville High School junior class hosted area veterans, Congresswoman Susan Brooks, State Sen. Luke Kenley and Mayor John Ditslear at their annual Veteran's Day program. (Pictured) Ditslear and Noblesville Schools Superintendent Beth Niedermeyer greet U.S. Navy veteran Don Roberts as he arrives for the program. Roberts served in the Navy 1960-62, on the Aircraft Carrier Essex.

Nov 7, 2016 In The News
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U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks (R-IN) has led a bipartisan inquiry into steps being taken by the Food and Drug Administration to protect medical devices from cyberattacks, malware and unauthorized access.

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Nov 3, 2016 In The News
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ANDERSON – Rep. Susan Brooks expects changes in the Affordable Care Act, regardless of who is elected U.S. president on Tuesday.

Brooks, R-5th District, visited with the editorial board of The Herald Bulletin on Wednesday to address issues facing the nation in the next four years.

Nov 1, 2016 In The News
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On Oct. 25, representatives from education, public safety and Congress attended a school safety roundtable at Hamilton Southeastern High School in Fishers. U.S. Reps. Susan W. Brooks and Luke Messer hosted the event.

Afterward, members of the media were invited for closing remarks and a press conference.

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Oct 31, 2016 In The News
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Despite Indiana’s growing economy and shrinking unemployment, many Hoosiers are stuck in a generations-long cycle of poverty.

Oct 30, 2016 In The News
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Every election cycle candidates for national office profess they are willing, if elected, to work in a bipartisan manner to reach common ground with members of the opposing party.

But in reality how does “the rubber meet the road” when it comes to following through with campaign promises.

Oct 29, 2016 In The News
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Noblesville High School has scheduled a Veteran's Day event for 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Nov. 7, 2016, in the high school auditorium and is inviting local veterans to attend.

Superintendent Dr. Beth Niedermeyer, Mayor John Ditslear, Senator Luke Kenly and Congresswoman Susan Brooks are expected to be in attendance.