Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks

Representing the 5th District of Indiana
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Nov 14, 2013 News Releases

Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) released the following statement after the Department of Health and Human Services announced that only 701 Hoosiers have successfully signed up for healthcare plans on the Obamacare exchanges:

Oct 30, 2013 News Releases

Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN5) co-chaired a joint Committee on Homeland Security subcommittee hearing today on cybersecurity and emergency management.

Oct 29, 2013 News Releases

Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN5) led today’s passage of House Resolution 1791 – the Medical Preparedness Allowable Use Act – during a markup session of the House Committee on Homeland Security.

Oct 16, 2013 News Releases

Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) released the following statement after voting in favor of legislation to prevent default and open the goverment: 

Oct 9, 2013 News Releases

Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) applauded passage of House Resolution 3273 – the Deficit Reduction and Economic Growth Working Group Act of 2013 – in the U.S. House of Representatives today:

Oct 9, 2013 News Releases

Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) took to the House Floor in support of the Food and Drug Safety Act, which ensures vital food inspections take place while Members of Congress work to reopen the Government:

Oct 7, 2013 News Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswomen Susan W. Brooks (IN-05) and Jackie Walorski (IN-02) joined members of the Republican Women's Policy Committee (RWPC) to send a letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, calling on him to allow a vote in the Senate on numerous House bills that will provide protections for the most vulnerable Americans.

Sep 30, 2013 News Releases

Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) released the following statement today after voting in favor of a Continuing Resolution (CR) to keep the government open:

Sep 28, 2013 News Releases

Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) announced her support for amendments that delay Obamacare for one year and permanently repeal the Medical Device Tax before a vote on the Continuing Resolution (H.J. Res 59):

Sep 20, 2013 News Releases

Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) applauded passage of House Joint Resolution 59 in the U.S. House of Representatives today. The legislation funds the government through December 15, 2013 at reduced spending levels and defunds Obamacare.

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Feb 19, 2017 In The News
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If you caught news coverage of the women’s marches held across the nation Jan. 21, you would believe females are integral to the nation’s political conversation. While the marches might be a launching pad for elected office, females have a long way to go to have real political clout – particularly in Indiana.

Feb 18, 2017 In The News
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ANDERSON — Rep. Susan Brooks has signed on as co-author of legislation that would maintain insurance coverage for pre-existing conditions.

Feb 17, 2017 In The News
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WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a measure, 230-188, that overturns an Obama administration rule forcing states to fund abortion providers with taxpayer dollars. Indiana’s seven pro-life U.S. representatives voted to advance the measure and protect taxpayers – Reps.

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Feb 12, 2017 In The News
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One hundred years ago during the 65th Congress, Jeannette Rankin was sworn in as the first female member of Congress. A Republican from Montana, Rankin was the first woman to hold national office.

Feb 11, 2017 In The News
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There are many reasons to applaud the early days of Gov. Eric Holcomb’s tenure. It’s clear he is focused on the things Hoosiers need, including job development, creating a ready workforce for the jobs we have and hope to attract, and our significant infrastructure needs.

Feb 8, 2017 In The News
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My first Women4Change meeting was last night at St. Luke's . There were about 1,500 people there and reservations filled up over a month ago. They looked into getting an alternate place to take in overflow, but logistics proved difficult, so did not. They stressed several times that it was bipartisan, but my guess is at least 90 percent were liberal, probably more.

Feb 4, 2017 In The News
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ANDERSON — Rep. Susan Brooks said nothing that President Donald Trump has done in his first two weeks in office has been a surprise.

Brooks, a Republican who represents Indiana's 5th District, was at the Anderson Impact Center on Saturday for one of her regular “Connect with Your Congresswoman” event.

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Feb 2, 2017 In The News
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A House subcommittee took a closer look Thursday at a group of bills that are designed to incrementally replace elements of the Affordable Care Act as Republican leaders gear up to repeal the healthcare law.

Feb 1, 2017 In The News
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As Congress weighs repeal of the Affordable Care Act, the home state of Vice President Mike Pence Tuesday sought to keep its conservative-style Medicaid expansion under the federal health the health law.

Feb 1, 2017 In The News
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Indiana's Republican Gov. Eric Holcomb will submit a waiver to continue the state's conservative Medicaid expansion for an additional three years, according to Rep. Susan Brooks (R-Ind.). That's despite congressional Republicans' plans to repeal the Affordable Care Act.