Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks

Representing the 5th District of Indiana
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Sep 25, 2020 News Releases

WASHINGTON -- Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) provided the following statement after participating in the ceremony preceding the lying-in state of Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in the United States Capitol:

Sep 25, 2020 News Releases

WASHINGTON -- Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) provided the following statement yesterday after the Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress passed its final recommendations to make Congress more effective, efficient, and transparent for all Americans:

Sep 22, 2020 News Releases

WASHINGTON -- Congresswomen Susan W. Brooks’ (R-IN05) and Elissa Slotkin’s (D-MI08) bipartisan H.R. 7574, the Strengthening America’s Strategic National Stockpile Act, passed the U.S. House of Representatives with unanimous, bipartisan support on Monday.

Sep 10, 2020 News Releases

Carmel, IN – Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) congratulates Hamilton Southeastern High School student Bloem Marylou Montalvo who was selected as a 2020-2021 recipient of the U.S. Department of State sponsored Congress Bundestag Youth Exchange (CBYX) Scholarship.

Jul 21, 2020 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) issued the following statement after voting in support of H.R. 6395, the William M. Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 (NDAA) in the House of Representatives:

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Jul 15, 2020 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswomen Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) and Elissa Slotkin (D-MI08) led a group of bipartisan lawmakers in introducing the Strengthening America’s Strategic National Stockpile Act, which passed the House Energy and Commerce Committee unanimously today.

Jul 1, 2020 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today Congresswomen Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) and Kathleen Rice (D-NY04) introduced H.R. 7441, the Hire Veteran Health Heroes Act of 2020 to ensure the Departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs collaborate to recruit medical personnel leaving the armed services to work for the Veterans Health Administration.

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Jun 25, 2020 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) provided the following statement after voting against H.R. 7120 the Justice in Policing Act:

Jun 9, 2020 News Releases

Carmel, IN – Last week, Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) congratulated the Fifth District winner of the 2020 Congressional Art Competition, Jackson Manwell, a junior from Madison-Grant High School. Jackson’s drawing, Indiana State Fair Midway, was selected by a team of local professional judges.

May 1, 2020 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswomen Susan W. Brooks (IN-05) and Anna G. Eshoo (CA-18) introduced the Prescription for American Drug Independence Act. The legislation requires the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine to convene a committee of experts to analyze the impact of U.S.

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Sep 18, 2020 In The News
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On Friday September 18, Axios' Margaret Talev hosted a conversation on the 2020 election, exploring the Trump and Biden administrations' positions on everything from health care to economics to the coronavirus response, featuring Rep. Ro Khanna and Rep. Susan Brooks.

Sep 18, 2020 In The News
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Insufficient stockpiles and a lack of personal protective equipment during the COVID-19 pandemic should serve as a warning for America on future preparedness, Rep. Susan Brooks (R-Ind.) said at an Axios virtual event on Friday.

Aug 20, 2020 In The News
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INDIANAPOLIS — Beloved IMPD officer Breann Leath is continuing to make a difference, even in death. During IMPD’s middle shift roll call Thursday, her fellow east district officers gathered as several honors were presented to her family.

Aug 20, 2020 In The News
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More than four months after Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Officer Breann Leath was killed in the line of duty, her fellow East District officers and

Jul 17, 2020 In The News
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U.S. Reps. Susan Brooks (R-IN) and Fred Upton (R-MI) on July 15 introduced bipartisan legislation to ramp up and expand America’s Strategic National Stockpile.

Jul 16, 2020 In The News
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Congresswomen Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) and Elissa Slotkin (D-MI08) led a group of bipartisan lawmakers in introducing the Strengthening America’s Strategic National Stockpile Act, which passed the House Energy and Commerce Committee unanimously today.

Jun 25, 2020 In The News

House Republicans have fleshed out their framework for closing the digital divide with more than two dozen broadband bills, including ones speeding cable franchising decisions, zoning decisions, and making it easier to deploy infrastructure on federal lands. 

May 15, 2020 In The News
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We all owe a debt of gratitude to our frontline heroes. We use this term, frontline heroes, to describe all the brave men and women who are working to keep us protected and safe during this global pandemic.

May 10, 2020 In The News
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This year marks the 15th anniversary of the Jake Laird Law, or Indiana’s red flag law. The law, passed in May 2005, allows police departments to temporarily confiscate firearms from people who are deemed dangerous or mentally ill and pose an imminent risk to themselves or others, according to the Indiana State Police website

May 5, 2020 In The News
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U.S. Reps. Susan Brooks (R-IN) and Anna Eshoo (D-CA) introduced legislation that would establish a committee of experts to analyze the impact of U.S. dependence on the foreign manufacturing of lifesaving drugs.

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Apr 27, 2016 Video

Representative Susan Brooks addressed retraining a workforce for skills needed in today’s dynamic economy at last year's Innovation Initiative Forum hosted at the U.S. Capitol by Leader Kevin McCarthy.

Mar 8, 2016 Video

U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks stopped by The Herald Bulletin during a visit to Anderson and chatted about what Congress can do to help slow the burgeoning crisis of heroin addiction among Hoosiers. She also offered her take on the Republican and Democratic presidential primary races.

Feb 12, 2016 Video

House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations hearing on our preparedness to meet the challenges of biothreats. Rep. Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) questions the witnesses about the lack of a national strategic plan, coordination, and leadership in biodefense.

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