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.”

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Dec 1, 2016 In The News
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Seema Verma is an outstanding choice to lead the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, and I’m delighted that she can bring her experience and expertise to the table for the Trump administration.

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Dec 1, 2016 In The News
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WASHINGTON – Rep. Susan Brooks will chair the House panel overseeing the ethical conduct of her colleagues.

House Speaker Paul Ryan appointed the Carmel Republican to the top spot on the House Ethics Committee, a panel she’s served on since entering the House in 2013.

The appointment is expected to be ratified by House Republicans on Friday.

Dec 1, 2016 In The News
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He threatened women from his apartment. And from a burrito joint. He even did it from a Lowe's hardware store. Ryan Vallee of New Hampshire, now 22, first targeted some of his high school classmates when he hacked into teenage girls’ email and social media accounts to steal naked photos of them, then threatened to post the photos online unless they sent him more sexual images.

Nov 30, 2016 In The News
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Nov 30, 2016 In The News
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The decades-long effort to recognize and honor the U.S. Merchant Marines of WWII took another step forward Wednesday when the House passed a bipartisan measure to award the seamen a Congressional Gold Medal.  

The medal, along with the Presidential Medal of Honor, is the highest civilian award in the country.

Nov 21, 2016 In The News
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INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 21, 2016 -- Rep. Susan Brooks (R-IN05) met with pharmacists working in a new controlled substances pharmacy recently opened in Indianapolis by Cordant Health Solutions (cordantsolutions.com ).

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Nov 17, 2016 In The News
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As the healthcare industry continues to embrace the Internet of Things, cybersecurity may present unprecedented health and privacy risks to patients.

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Nov 16, 2016 In The News
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FDA launched two major initiatives in 2016—cybersecurity requirements and a national system for real-world device monitoring.

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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.