Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks

Representing the 5th District of Indiana
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Mar 21, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the House of Representatives passed “Right to Try” legislation by a vote of 267-149. Already, 38 states, including Indiana, have passed similar laws that take a variety of approaches to help vulnerable patients.

Mar 19, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, H.R. 4851, the Kennedy-King Establishment Act, introduced by Congressman André Carson (D-IN07) and co-sponsored by Congresswoman Susan W.

Mar 19, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the bipartisan Congressional Caucus for Women’s Issues hosted a hearing about sexual harassment in the service sector entitled, “Beyond the Headlines: Combating Service Sector Sexual Harassment in the Age of #MeToo.” Members of Congress heard from survivors of sexual harassment as well as professionals with expertise on the issue, and di

Mar 15, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today marks seven years of civil war in Syria, where innocent women and children are continuously killed, chemical attacks on civilians are far too frequent and bombings plague the nation and tear families apart. Congresswoman Susan W.

Mar 14, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, H.R. 4851, the Kennedy-King Establishment Act, introduced by Congressman André Carson (D-IN07) and co-sponsored by Congresswoman Susan W.

Mar 14, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed by a vote of 407-10 H.R.

Mar 13, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) issued the following statement after the President nominated former Member of Congress and current CIA Director, Mike Pompeo, to serve as Secretary of State:

Mar 8, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Representatives Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) and Lois Frankel (D-FL), co-chairs of the bipartisan Congressional Caucus for Women’s Issues, issued the following video commemorating International Women’s Day:   

Feb 14, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the President signed the Protecting Young Victims from Sexual Abuse and Safe Sport Authorization Act of 2017 into law. Congresswoman Susan W.

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Apr 6, 2018 In The News
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Bipartisan, bicameral legislation led by Indiana Republicans U.S. Sen. Todd Young and U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks establishing an African American Civil Rights Network site in their home state to honor two of the nation’s brightest pro-freedom stars has been signed into law by the president.

Apr 5, 2018 In The News
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Keeping your children safe in school was the name of the game Tuesday when some of Indiana’s top educators gathered together in one room.

They were there to talk school safety and security.

Ideas and topics tossed around came on the heels of tragic school shootings in the United States. Indiana education leaders tried to hash out tangible solutions.

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Apr 5, 2018 In The News
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Apr 5, 2018 In The News
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Dignitaries and officials took part in the Indiana Military Veterans Hall of Fame grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony today at 5360 Herbert Lord Road. At the center of the photo, Senator Joe Donnelly, Congresswoman Susan Brooks, Mayor Steve Collier and Colonel Russ Dowden (Ret) took part in the ceremony.

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Apr 5, 2018 In The News
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U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks (R-IN) thinks schools across America could benefit from certified school safety specialists, which her home state of Indiana trains and certifies to keep public schools safe.

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Apr 5, 2018 In The News
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INDIANAPOLIS --  Indiana students could gain more access to mental-health counseling at school.

Apr 5, 2018 In The News
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On April 4, President Donald Trump signed into law the Kennedy-King National Commemorative Site Act of 2018, legislation led by Senators Todd Young (R-Ind.) and Joe Donnelly (D-Ind.) in the Senate, and Representatives André Carson (D-Ind.-07) and Susan W. Brooks (R-Ind.-05) in the House. This legislation commemorates the Landmark for Peace Memorial in Indianapolis where Sen. Robert F.

Apr 5, 2018 In The News
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WASHINGTON, D.C. – President Donald Trump has signed into law the Kennedy-King National Commemorative Site Act of 2018 (H.R.4851), legislation led by Sens. Todd Young (R-Ind.) and Joe Donnelly (D-Ind.) in the Senate, and Reps. André Carson (D-Ind.-07) and Susan W. Brooks (R-Ind.-05) in the House.

The News advocated for the designation in a recent editorial.

Apr 4, 2018 In The News
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For U.S. Rep. John Lewis, a civil rights pioneer, the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Park in Indianapolis holds 50-year-old memories that have made it difficult for him to return.

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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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