Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks

Representing the 5th District of Indiana
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May 9, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representatives Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05), Ted Deutch (D-FL22), Fred Upton (R-MI06) and Debbie Dingell (D-MI12) held a press conference to introduce H.R. 5717, the Jake Laird Act, a bipartisan bill named after an Indianapolis, Indiana police officer who was shot and killed in 2004 in the line of duty by a man who struggled with mental illness.

May 8, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DCToday, Congresswomen Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) and Anna Eshoo (D-CA) introduced H.R. 5700, the National Non-Emergency Mobile Number Act, a bipartisan bill which directs the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to facilitate the creation of a unified wireless number for critical non-emergency situations on our nation’s highways.

May 8, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DCToday, Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) issued the following statement regarding President Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) with Iran, commonly known as the Iran Deal, and re-impose sanctions lifted under the deal:

May 7, 2018 News Releases

INDIANAPOLIS, IN – This evening, Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) hosted a reception at the Art Institute of Indianapolis where she congratulated the Fifth District winner of the 2018 Congressional Art Competition, Jiwon Yu, a sophomore from Carmel High School.

Apr 25, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the House Committee on Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health passed H.R. 5329, the Poison Center Network Enhancement Act of 2018, which was recently introduced by Representatives Susan W.

Apr 25, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC The bipartisan Congressional Caucus for Women’s Issues hosted a hearing about sexual harassment in male-dominated jobs entitled, “From Silicon Valley to the Factory Floor: Time’s Up for Sexual Harassment in Male-Dominated Jobs.” Caucus members heard from survivors of sexual harassment in fields where women are often outnumbered, as well as from

Apr 23, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DCToday, U.S. Representatives Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) and Brad Schneider (D-IL10), introduced a bipartisan bill that works to combat the opioid crisis that is sweeping through the country.

Apr 19, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DCHealth and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alex Azar announced HHS will soon provide $485 million in grants to help states and territories address the heroin and opioid abuse crisis. Indiana will receive $10.9 million. Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) provided the following statement:

Apr 13, 2018 News Releases

CARMEL, IN – Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) released the following statement in support of the President’s announcement of retaliatory action in Syria:

Apr 11, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C.Today, Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) questioned Facebook, Inc.’s founder and CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, during a House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing examining the company’s privacy policies and use of consumer data.

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Jun 7, 2018 In The News
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NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (Howey Politics) – The May 25 shooting at West Middle School brought a déjà vu feeling to U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks. The ranking Democrat on the House Ethics Committee she chairs is U.S. Rep. Ted Deutch, who represents Parkland, Fla.

Jun 6, 2018 In The News
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WASHINGTON, DC – The Energy and Commerce Committee today released the third video in a series featuring committee members highlighting their legislative efforts to combat the opioid crisis.

Jun 5, 2018 In The News
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It’s been more than two years since Carmel 6-year-old Brooks Blackmore died after a battle with brain cancer. His parents, Josh and Tracey Blackmore, said the pain is still very real, but they feel the love and support of friends and family as they try to make a positive difference in Brooks’ name.

Jun 5, 2018 In The News
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The Noblesville community is recovering after the recent shooting at Noblesville West Middle School, something many have said they never thought would happen here.

May 26, 2018 In The News
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NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (WTHR) - President Trump Saturday called Jason Seaman, the 7th grade science teacher who tackled the shooter to the ground during Friday's shooting at Noblesville West Middle School.

May 25, 2018 In The News
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INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) -- U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks was in the newsroom Friday night to speak after a school shooting at Noblesville West Middle School that left a teacher and a student in the hospital.

May 25, 2018 In The News
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A teacher and a student are in critical condition after a shooting at Noblesville West Middle School.

May 25, 2018 In The News
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NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Local and state officials in Grant County are responding to the latest school shooting episode in the United States, this time in Hamilton County.

Friday morning a male student armed with two handguns opened fire at Noblesville West Middle School, wounding another student and a teacher before being taken into custody, authorities said.

May 24, 2018 In The News
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U.S. Sen. Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) and U.S. Reps. Michael McCaul (R-TX), Mike Kelly (R-PA), Susan Brooks (R-IN) and Fred Upton (R-MI) commended passage of a comprehensive bipartisan pediatric cancer bill on May 22 by the U.S. House of Representatives.

May 24, 2018 In The News
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People in every state across the country with terminal diseases or diseases with shorter life-expectancy rates deserve to have the option to access unapproved investigational drugs so they can have the opportunity to find treatments for their specific conditions.

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Feb 11, 2016 Video

Principal Susan Jordan served the Lawrence community for 22 years as an educator. Her heroism and dedicated service have left a legacy for Indiana's Fifth District, her students, the Lawrence Township community, and all Hoosiers who mourn her loss and cherish her memory.

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Jan 14, 2016 Video

Rep. Susan Brooks spoke in honor of National Computer Science Education Week, highlighting the importance of growing careers and educational opportunities in STEM fields.

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