Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks

Representing the 5th District of Indiana
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Oct 11, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, on International Day of the Girl, Congresswomen Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) and Lois Frankel (D-FL21), co-chairs of the bipartisan Congressional Caucus for Women’s Issues, announce the introduction of the Keeping Girls in School Act to support the economic and educational empowerment of girls globally. 

Oct 6, 2018 News Releases

CARMEL, IN – The U.S. Department of Justice this week announced almost $320 million in grants to further help states and territories address the heroin and opioid abuse crisis. These grants will be administered by the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) and the Office of Justice Programs (OJP).

Sep 25, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the House of Representatives voted to pass a bill introduced by Congresswomen Susan Brooks (R-IN05) and Anna Eshoo (D-CA18) along with Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Greg Walden (R-OR02) and Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr.

Sep 22, 2018 News Releases

CARMEL, IN – The Department of Health and Human Services this week announced more than $1 billion in grants to further help states and territories address the heroin and opioid abuse crisis.

Sep 13, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – As the one-year anniversary of the Harvey Weinstein sexual assault and harassment allegations approaches, the bipartisan Congressional Caucus for Women’s Issues hosted a hearing about sexual harassment entitled, “#MeToo, What’s Next?

Aug 20, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today marks the beginning of Startup Week Across America. This week, a bipartisan coalition of House members will draw attention to the important role startups play in our economy and how we can help support their efforts to grow and succeed.

Aug 16, 2018 News Releases

CARMEL, IN – Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) provided the following statement regarding the arrest of the person responsible for the act of antisemitism perpetrated against Congregation Shaarey Tefilla in Carmel:

Jul 29, 2018 News Releases

Carmel, IN – Today Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) provided the following statement regarding the recent news on the act of antisemitism perpetrated yesterday against Congregation Shaarey Tefilla in Carmel.

Jul 20, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC As the co-founders and co-chairs of the Congressional 5G Caucus, Congresswomen Susan W.

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Oct 30, 2018 In The News
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Today, we are at a loss for words.

Former IndyStar columnist Matt Tully has died. He died at 49 years old on Monday evening, two years after being diagnosed with stomach cancer. He and his wife, Valerie, have a 7-year-old son, Reid.

Matt had been a reporter and columnist for IndyStar since 2002. The impact he had on our newsroom, and our community, was immeasurable. 

Oct 30, 2018 In The News
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Community and political leaders gathered at the Indianapolis Hebrew Congregation for a memorial service in honor of the 11 killed at a Pittsburgh’s Tree of Life synagogue over the weekend.

Before the service, the assistant director of the Indianapolis Jewish Community Relations Council David Sklar says the tragedy was a shock but that anti-Semitic sentiments have been on the rise.

Oct 24, 2018 In The News
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Susan Brooks, U.S. Representative for Indiana’s 5th congressional district made a visit to Blackford High School last week. During her visit, she met with members of the JROTC Raider team at their new obstacle course located behind the high school. Brooks also visited with local school officials and administrators while in Hartford City.

Oct 23, 2018 In The News
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Indiana Congresswoman Susan Brooks says in a world where your refrigerator and toaster can take instructions over the Internet, there are more avenues for hackers to wreak havoc. And she warns the so-called "Internet of Things" includes implanted medical devices. She says it's critical for comapnies and government to identify and plug security gaps.

Oct 15, 2018 In The News
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WASHINGTON – The Legal Services Corporation (LSC) announced today that Indiana Legal Services will receive a $25,000 Technology Initiative Grant to enhance online resources for individuals seeking civil legal assistance.

Oct 15, 2018 In The News
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U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks (R-IN) introduced a new bipartisan proposal in the U.S. House of Representatives that would support the empowerment, economic security and educational opportunities for adolescent girls around the world.

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Oct 15, 2018 In The News
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The Legal Services Corporation’s Opioid Task Force is coming to Indianapolis for its first field hearing, which will include an examination of Indiana’s statewide response to the opioid crisis.

Oct 12, 2018 In The News
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Oct 11, 2018 In The News
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 Hamilton County leaders, including U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks, recently celebrated the completion of one of the state’s largest solar panel projects.

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Oct 11, 2018 In The News
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In their travels around the world, Reps.

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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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