Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks

Representing the 5th District of Indiana
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Apr 9, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representatives Susan W. Brooks (R-IN-05), Lois Frankel (D-FL-21), Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA-01), and Nita Lowey (D-NY-17) re-introduced the Keeping Girls in School Act to support the educational empowerment of girls globally. 

Apr 4, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) provided the following statement after voting to support H.R.1585, the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2019, otherwise known as VAWA:

Apr 4, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representatives Susan Brooks (R-IN05) and Paul Tonko (D-NY20) announced the introduction of H.R.

Apr 3, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Hoosier Representatives Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) and Jim Banks (R-IN03) joined Reps. Tony Cárdenas (D-CA) and Filemon Vela (D-TX) to introduce a bipartisan bill, the E-FRONTIER Act.

Apr 2, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) provided the following statement after signing a discharge petition that would bring the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act to a vote on the House floor: 

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Mar 8, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswomen Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) provided the following statement:

Mar 8, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswomen Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) provided the following statement after she voted against H.R. 1:

Feb 28, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswomen Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) and Yvette D. Clarke (D-NY09), both members of the Energy and Commerce Committee, introduced the Mobile Health Records Act.

Feb 26, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) voted to support the President’s national emergency declaration that addresses the immigration crisis at our southern border. Brooks provided the following statement:

Feb 25, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. House of Representatives today passed H.R. 501, the Poison Center Network Enhancement Act of 2019, legislation authored by Congress Members Susan W. Brooks (R-IN), Eliot Engel (D-NY), Diana DeGette (D-CO), and Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-WA) that will assist with potential poison exposures and help combat the national opioid epidemic.

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Apr 18, 2019 In The News
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Indiana political figures began weighing in on Thursday's release of special counsel Robert Mueller's more-than-400-page investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. The redacted report made public by Attorney General Robert Barr documents nearly two years of work done by Mueller and other investigators.

Vice President Mike Pence

Apr 17, 2019 In The News
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By the spring of 2017, funding for the Legal Services Corporation (LSC) had come under attack. The independent nonprofit was established by Congress in 1974 to provide financial support for civil legal aid to low income Americans.

Apr 17, 2019 In The News
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U.S. Rep. Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) on April 9 joined a bipartisan, bicameral effort to support empowerment, economic security and educational opportunities for adolescent girls around the world.

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Apr 9, 2019 In The News
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Actress and Global Citizen Ambassador Rachel Brosnahan is getting behind new bipartisan legislation to protect girls’ education around the world. 

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Apr 6, 2019 In The News
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INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) – Walter Murphy survived the Battle of the Bulge and other bloody engagements of World War II. And, as an Army medic he helped other soldiers survive too.

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Apr 5, 2019 In The News
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WASHINGTON – The House voted Thursday to reauthorize a 25-year-old law that helps victims of domestic and sexual violence, despite complaints by Republicans that Democrats were politicizing the popular law by expanding gun control.

Apr 5, 2019 In The News
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U.S. Representative Susan Brooks will be holding a “connect with your congresswoman” event in Greentown April 8th.

She will be speaking with 5th district constituents between noon and 1:30 on Monday at the Greentown Historical Society at 103 East Main Street.   Residents can speak with Congresswoman Brooks one on one during that time, on a first come, first serve basis.

Apr 4, 2019 In The News
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Washington, D.C. — Indiana members of Congress have taken the lead in introducing legislation that will prevent government management of the construction of a 5-G mobile communications network and instead rely on the expertise of the private sector.

Apr 4, 2019 In The News
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WASHINGTON – Members of Congress, business leaders, distinguished jurists, and members of the legal aid community will gather at Georgetown University Law Center on Tuesday, April 9, for the Forum on Increasing Access to Justice. The Legal Services Corporation (LSC) is hosting the event in conjunction with its Board of Directors’ quarterly meeting.

Apr 2, 2019 In The News
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Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-Ind.-05) provided the following statement after signing a discharge petition that would bring the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act to a vote on the House floor: 

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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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