Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks

Representing the 5th District of Indiana
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Oct 31, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) provided the following statement regarding her opposition of the impeachment inquiry authorization:

Oct 16, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) joined over 90 colleagues to introduce legislation to impose sanctions against Turkey in response to Ankara’s military offensive against U.S.-allied Kurdish forces in Northern Syria.

Oct 4, 2019 News Releases

Carmel, IN – Today, Representatives Susan W. Brooks (IN-05) and Derek Kilmer (WA-06) introduced the Pell Plus Act of 2019, new legislation to promote college completion by establishing partnerships between colleges and universities to provide a Pell Grant bonus to low-income students in their third and fourth years on a path to on-time graduation.

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Sep 20, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) provided the below statement following the Administration’s announcement of an executive order to modernize influenza vaccines:

Sep 20, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DCThis week, the House of Representatives passed H.R.550, Merchant Mariners of World War II Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019, a bill Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (IN-05) co-sponsors and previously introduced.

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Sep 19, 2019 News Releases

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswomen Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) and Suzan DelBene (D-WA01) introduced bipartisan legislation to help college students save money on textbooks by encouraging the use of low-cost or free digital course materials in higher education. The bill was introduced with Rep. Josh Harder (D-CA).

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Jul 26, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – This week, Congresswomen Susan W. Brooks (IN-05) and Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23) introduced legislation (H.R. 4078) to reauthorize and increase funding for the Breast Cancer Education and Awareness Requires Learning Young Act (EARLY) Act.

Jul 24, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, bipartisan members of the House, led by Congressmen A. Donald McEachin (D-VA) and Pete Olson (R-TX), issued the following statements after their bipartisan bill – the Locking Up Robocallers Act of 2019 – passed out of the House as part of H.R. 3375, the Stopping Bad Robocalls Act.

Jul 23, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Senator Mike Braun, Senator Todd Young, Representative Pete Visclosky (IN01), Representative Jackie Walorski (IN-02), Representative Jim Banks (IN-03), Representative Jim Baird (IN-04), Representative Susan Brooks (IN-05), Representative Greg Pence (IN-06), Representative André Carson (IN-07), Representative Larry Bucshon (IN-08), and Representat

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Jul 22, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Todd Young (R-Ind.), Mike Braun (R-Ind.), Representative Larry Bucshon M.D. (R-IN-08), and members of the Indiana delegation sent a letter to U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue today in strong support of a Secretarial disaster designation in 88 counties following adverse weather conditions in Indiana.

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Nov 4, 2019 In The News
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Last week, the House Foreign Affairs Committee advanced the Keeping Girls in School Act (

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Nov 4, 2019 In The News
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ANDERSON — U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks says she is concerned how the investigation into the possible impeachment of President Donald Trump is being handled.

Oct 30, 2019 In The News
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As the drumbeat on impeachment rages, 12 members of Congress have been quietly doing something extraordinary — even revolutionary. Democrats and Republicans have been shoving aside party differences to focus on one of the most pressing issues facing America: how to reform and rebuild Congress.

Oct 21, 2019 In The News
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SEATTLE, Washington — Access to education is incredibly important to a person’s life since. With education, people are able to thrive economically, broaden their horizons and open up new opportunities that they may not otherwise have. Not everyone receives this opportunity though.

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Oct 18, 2019 In The News
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Eastbrook High School was recently named the best school in the Marion Metro Area for 2019 by U.S. News and World Report.

While all the school corporations in Grant County have a graduation rate of 95 percent or higher, Eastbrook had the best overall score in the rankings at 85.9 out of 100, factoring in things like test performance and college preparedness.

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Oct 17, 2019 In The News
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ANDERSON — Rep. Susan Brooks voted with the majority to pass a resolution in the U.S. House of Representatives to condemn the removal of American troops from Syria.

Oct 16, 2019 In The News
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Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-Ind.-05) joined over 90 of her Republican colleagues in the U.S. House to introduce legislation to impose sanctions against Turkey in response to Ankara’s military offensive against U.S.-allied Kurdish forces in Northern Syria.

Oct 16, 2019 In The News
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A group of US politicians is committed to working across the aisle to end extreme poverty, by supporting a new bill to invest in girls’ education. This is in response to over 30,000 actions by Global Citizens since April this year.

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Oct 8, 2019 In The News
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U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks (R-IN) on Oct. 4 introduced a bipartisan bill to support low-income students in completing their college education.

“I am proud to lead this bipartisan legislation because with this bill, we can help improve graduation rates and reduce the increasing amount of student debt in our country,” said Rep. Brooks last week.

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Oct 5, 2019 In The News
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On Friday, Representatives Susan W. Brooks (Ind.-05) and Derek Kilmer (Wash.-06) introduced the Pell Plus Act of 2019, new legislation to promote college completion by establishing partnerships between colleges and universities to provide a Pell Grant bonus to low-income students in their third and fourth years on a path to on-time graduation.

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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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