Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) released the following statement today after voting in favor of House Resolution 3 – The Northern Route Approval Act – which approves the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline:
Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) introduced a bill today precluding members of Congress who commit felonies during or after their time in office from receiving federal pension benefits for their elected service.
Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) managed debate on the House Floor today for House Resolution 1334 – the Helping Heroes Fly Act – which requires the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to ensure expedited screening for our nation’s wounded warriors. The Congresswoman is a cosponsor of the bill and member of the House Committee on Homeland Security.
Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks offered the following statement today after voting for a full repeal of Obamacare:
Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) spoke on the House Floor today in favor of repealing Obamacare:
“Mr. Speaker: I rise today in strong support of HR 45, the repeal of the Affordable Care Act. Obamacare is bad for the young and for the elderly.
Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) celebrated the accomplishments of 5th District educators and students during visits to three local schools on Monday. The Congresswoman held a question and answer session with students, toured classrooms and presented two Congressional Records honoring recent academic success stories.
Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks issued the following statement today after being notified of the U.S. Small Business Administration’s (SBA) decision to issue disaster assistance to flood victims in several Indiana counties:
Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) led a bipartisan letter from Indiana’s Congressional Delegation in support of Governor Mike Pence’s request for Small Business Administration disaster assistance. The funds aim to help communities damaged by last month’s severe storms and flooding.
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Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks joined Senator Dan Coats, Lieutenant Governor Sue Ellspermann and Major General R. Martin Umbarger at a Military Commanders Roundtable on Wednesday, May 1. This was the first meeting between members of Indiana’s congressional delegation and all of Indiana’s military commanders in the last decade.
In my home of Kern County, California, over the past six years more than 160 people have been sent to the emergency room for opioid overdoses every year. Another 45 died from overdoses in 2012 alone.
Ebola. Pandemic flu. And now the Zika virus. These emergencies all test the mettle of the world’s public health officials.
Those who would face such a challenge must have some sense of what to do.
Fifth district Indiana Congresswoman Susan Brooks (R) visited Ball State April 5 to talk to students about their growing voice in political issues, especially those in Indiana.
Brooks said Indiana is actually a big contender for results in the polls for the 2016 primaries.
Even though U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks doesn’t directly serve the Terre Haute area — she serves the 5th District, which takes in the eastern and northern suburbs of Indianapolis — she said she felt honored to be keynote speaker for the Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College honors banquet Tuesday evening.
Indiana Congresswoman Susan Brooks says the fight against terrorism needs to include American nation-building in the Third World.
The Indianapolis 500's Borg-Warner Trophy got quite the tour of Capitol Hill Tuesday in advance of this year's 100th Indianapolis 500. House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., posed with the trophy — and with 2014 winner Ryan Hunter-Reay. The trophy even got to check out the view from the speaker's balcony. Then it stole all the attention in Statuary Hall. How big is the trophy? It's taller than Rep.
The month of May is just around the corner, and that means the countdown has started for America’s most iconic race.
As Indianapolis Motor Speedway preps for the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil, they had to clear out a little room to dust behind the Borg-Warner Trophy, so they loaned it to Ryan Hunter-Reay.
INDIANAPOLIS (March 20, 2016) - Indiana continues to face a war on heroin and opioid abuse.
Last week, congresswoman Susan Brooks (R-IN) held a special listening session to talk with Hoosiers about the war on drugs.