Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks

Representing the 5th District of Indiana
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Aug 22, 2017 News Releases

Carmel, IN – Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) issued the following statement after President Trump proposed a new Afghanistan strategy:

Aug 10, 2017 News Releases

Carmel, IN – Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) issued the following statement after President Trump verbally declared the opioid crisis a national emergency:

Aug 1, 2017 News Releases

Carmel, IN – Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) issued the following statement after the Anderson Fire Department received a grant that will be used to purchase new self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA):

Jul 28, 2017 News Releases

Washington, D.C. – Today, Representatives Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) and Stephanie Murphy (D-FL) introduced H.R. 3558, the Improve Access to Care for Our Female Veterans Act.

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Jul 28, 2017 News Releases

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) issued the following statement after the Senate’s attempt to rebuild our broken healthcare system:  

Jul 24, 2017 News Releases

Washington, D.C. – Today, the Veterans To Enhance Studies Through (TEST) Accessibility Act, a bill Congresswoman Susan W.

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Jul 20, 2017 News Releases

Washington, D.C. – Representatives Diana DeGette (D-CO), Tom Reed (R-NY) and Susan Brooks (R-IN) introduced a bill on Monday that would strengthen protections for Medicare beneficiaries who buy blood glucose testing supplies through the National Mail Order Competitive Bidding Program (CBP).

Jul 19, 2017 News Releases

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) issued the following statement after the House Committee on Veterans Affairs passed a package of 16 bills, including a bill Brooks introduced earlier this year titled the Veterans To Enhance Studies Through (TEST) Accessibility Act:

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Jul 18, 2017 News Releases

Washington, DC – Representatives Diana DeGette (D-CO), Susan Brooks (R-IN) and Tom Reed (R-NY) introduced the “Protecting Access to Diabetes Supplies Act” (H.R. 3271), which would strengthen protections for Medicare beneficiaries who buy blood glucose testing supplies through the National Mail Order Competitive Bidding Program.

Jul 17, 2017 News Releases

Washington, D.C. – Today, the House Committee on Veterans Affairs held a legislative hearing to add H.R. 1104, the Veterans To Enhance Studies Through (TEST) Accessibility Act, a bill Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) introduced earlier this year, to H.R.

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Jul 25, 2017 In The News
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The U.S. House voted unanimously Monday evening to approve legislation that would expand the GI Bill for military veterans.

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Jul 24, 2017 In The News
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WASHINGTON, July 24, 2017 – Even though People are now streaming emergencies on Facebook, but there is not yet a way to stream videos to 911, said Patrick Halley, executive director of the NG911 Institute, on Capitol Hill on July 17.

Jul 24, 2017 In The News
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Legislation introduced by U.S. Reps. Susan Brooks (R-IN) and Tom Reed (R-NY) to strengthen Medicare beneficiaries’ access to diabetes supplies was the subject of a subcommittee hearing convened by U.S. Rep. Michael Burgess (R-TX) on Thursday.

Jul 24, 2017 In The News
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NDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — A bipartisan proposal to help veterans impacted by school closures unanimously passed the U.S. House of Representatives on Monday as part of a landmark GI Bill reform package.

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Jul 24, 2017 In The News
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I recently had the opportunity to meet with U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks’ office in Washington, D.C., and talk to her staff about the Palliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act. As her constituent and the daughter of a stage-four cancer patient, I’m passionate about this legislation and asked her to co-sponsor it.

Jul 24, 2017 In The News
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INDIANAPOLIS -- Indiana Republican congresswoman Susan W. Brooks told a packed room of small and mid-sized cable operators here that the government should back away from burdensome internet regulation, and called on the crowd to help explain to consumers how the current rules could hurt. 

Jul 21, 2017 In The News
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Washington, DC - Representatives Diana DeGette (D-CO), Susan Brooks (R-IN) and Tom Reed (R-NY) introduced the "Protecting Access to Diabetes Supplies Act" (H.R. 3271), which would strengthen protections for Medicare beneficiaries who buy blood glucose testing supplies through the National Mail Order Competitive Bidding Program.

Jul 20, 2017 In The News
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WASHINGTON – Reps. Diana DeGette, D-Colo., Susan Brooks, R-Ind., and Tom Reed, R-N.Y., have introduced a bill to ensure Medicare beneficiaries have access to their preferred brand of diabetes supplies.

Jul 17, 2017 In The News
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Lisa Hamp is a survivor of the 2007 Virginia Tech shootings, in which 32 people died at the hands of student Seung-Hui Cho. Hamp and her classmates lived because they barricaded their classroom door. “The door did not have a lock,” Hamp says. “We used a desk and table to keep the shooter from entering.”

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Jul 15, 2017 In The News
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The East Central Indiana Regional Planning District hosted its bipartisan annual fly-in to Washington, D.C., from June 20 to 22.

Videos

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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