Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks

Representing the 5th District of Indiana
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Nov 15, 2017 News Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, members of the Bipartisan Congressional Caucus for Women’s Issues joined Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao to discuss the future of infrastructure in the United States.

Representatives Susan Brooks (R-IN) and Lois Frankel (D-FL), co-chairs of the Congressional Caucus for Women’s Issues, provided the following statements:

Nov 2, 2017 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) issued the following statement after the President nominated Indianapolis attorney James R. Sweeney II to serve on the United States District Court for the Southern District of Indiana:

Nov 2, 2017 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) issued the following statement after the unveiling of The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act:

“So much has changed in our country since 1986, but our tax code has not. It is stale and outdated. If left untouched, our current tax system will continue to hold Hoosiers back.

Nov 1, 2017 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the President’s Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis, led by New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, conducted their last meeting and released their final recommendations.

Nov 1, 2017 News Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, members of the Bipartisan Congressional Caucus for Women’s Issues joined the First Lady of Afghanistan, Rula Ghani; Former First Lady Laura Bush; U.S. Afghan Council members and House Foreign Affairs Committee members for an off the record discussion surrounding the challenges and opportunities facing Afghanistan’s women and girls.

Oct 26, 2017 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) issued the following statement after attending President Trump’s announcement where he declared the opioid crisis a nationwide public health emergency:

Oct 24, 2017 News Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Representatives Susan Brooks (R-IN05) and Debbie Dingell (D-MI12) hosted the inaugural 5G Caucus briefing with the Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association (CTIA).

Oct 13, 2017 News Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – This week, Governor Holcomb announced that Indiana will join 24 other states in opting-in to the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet). Congresswoman Susan Brooks (R-IN05) offered the following statement after the announcement of this decision:

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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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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 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 24, 2018 In The News
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The U.S. House Committee on Energy and Commerce completed its second mark-up of legislation focused on combating the opioid and heroin crisis. The Committee passed 32 bills, two of which were recently introduced by Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05).

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.

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.