Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks

Representing the 5th District of Indiana
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Feb 13, 2020 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) provided the following statement after voting against H.J Res. 79, Removing the Deadline for the Ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment:

Feb 5, 2020 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Yesterday, Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) and Congressman Rick Larsen (D-WA02), co-chairs of the Congressional School Safety Caucus, introduced bipartisan legislation to improve security and safety measures in schools nationwide.

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Feb 4, 2020 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) provided the below statement following the 2020 State of the Union.

Feb 4, 2020 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) is pleased to announce Carmel residents, Mike and Lee Corr as her guests to the President’s State of the Union Address.

Jan 28, 2020 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. House of Representatives today passed H.R. 2153, Keeping Girls in School Act, legislation authored by Congress Members Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) and Lois Frankel (D-FL) to support the educational empowerment of girls globally.

Jan 16, 2020 News Releases

Washington, D.C.-Today, Congresswoman Susan Brooks (IN-05), along with Representatives Greg Gianforte (MT- At Large), Lisa Blunt Rochester (DE- At Large), Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01), and Robin Kelly (IL-02), introduced the Data Mapping to Save Moms’ Lives Act.

Jan 14, 2020 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) provided the following statement after announcing her Congressional partnership with the U.S. Census Bureau to support the 2020 Census.

Jan 9, 2020 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) provided the following statement after voting against H. Con Res. 83, Directing the President pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution to terminate the use of United States Armed Forces to engage in hostilities in or against Iran.

Jan 9, 2020 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Yesterday, Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) voted in favor of H.R. 2881, the Secure 5G and Beyond Act and H.R. 4463, the Promoting U.S. Wireless Leadership Act, two bipartisan bills she proudly cosponsored. Brooks provided the following statement:

Dec 19, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) released the following statement after the House passage of U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA):

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Dec 18, 2019 In The News
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WASHINGTON, DC — Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-District 5) voted in favor of a bipartisan spending agreement that includes five of her top priorities and funds the government through Oct. 1, 2020, the remainder of the current fiscal year. This legislation passed the U.S House of Representatives with strong bipartisan support.

Dec 12, 2019 In The News
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Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-Ind.-05) joined Members of the Energy and Commerce Committee in introducing H.R. 19, The Lower Costs, More Cures Act, which uses bipartisan reforms to lower out of pocket spending on prescription drugs, protect access to new medicines and cures, strengthen transparency and promote competition.

Nov 25, 2019 In The News
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“We lost a bright and intelligent human being, a visionary, an entrepreneur. We lost a person that loved others.” I heard those words from a mother named Tonya, speaking about her son, Blake, at a roundtable in my Oregon district recently.

Nov 22, 2019 In The News
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On Friday, Congresswoman Susan Brooks presented a Congressional Record to Saint Maria Goretti School in Westfield for being recognized as a National Blue Ribbon School.

The Congressional Record is the official record of Congress – including all proceedings, debates, votes and remarks made on the House floor.

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Nov 21, 2019 In The News
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Senate and House lawmakers introduced a bill that would fund 1,000 additional medical residency positions in the next five years to address an anticipated physician shortage and to combat the ongoing opioid crisis.

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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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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