Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks

Representing the 5th District of Indiana
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Aug 1, 2017 News Releases

Carmel, IN – Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) issued the following statement after the Anderson Fire Department received a grant that will be used to purchase new self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA):

Jul 28, 2017 News Releases

Washington, D.C. – Today, Representatives Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) and Stephanie Murphy (D-FL) introduced H.R. 3558, the Improve Access to Care for Our Female Veterans Act.

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Jul 28, 2017 News Releases

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) issued the following statement after the Senate’s attempt to rebuild our broken healthcare system:  

Jul 24, 2017 News Releases

Washington, D.C. – Today, the Veterans To Enhance Studies Through (TEST) Accessibility Act, a bill Congresswoman Susan W.

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Jul 20, 2017 News Releases

Washington, D.C. – Representatives Diana DeGette (D-CO), Tom Reed (R-NY) and Susan Brooks (R-IN) introduced a bill on Monday that would strengthen protections for Medicare beneficiaries who buy blood glucose testing supplies through the National Mail Order Competitive Bidding Program (CBP).

Jul 19, 2017 News Releases

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) issued the following statement after the House Committee on Veterans Affairs passed a package of 16 bills, including a bill Brooks introduced earlier this year titled the Veterans To Enhance Studies Through (TEST) Accessibility Act:

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Jul 18, 2017 News Releases

Washington, DC – Representatives Diana DeGette (D-CO), Susan Brooks (R-IN) and Tom Reed (R-NY) introduced the “Protecting Access to Diabetes Supplies Act” (H.R. 3271), which would strengthen protections for Medicare beneficiaries who buy blood glucose testing supplies through the National Mail Order Competitive Bidding Program.

Jul 17, 2017 News Releases

Washington, D.C. – Today, the House Committee on Veterans Affairs held a legislative hearing to add H.R. 1104, the Veterans To Enhance Studies Through (TEST) Accessibility Act, a bill Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) introduced earlier this year, to H.R.

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Jul 14, 2017 News Releases

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) issued the following statement after voting in support of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018 (NDAA) in the House of Representatives:

Jun 29, 2017 News Releases

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) issued the following statement in support of Indiana Health Commissioner Dr. Jerome Adams’ nomination to serve as U.S. Surgeon General:

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Feb 15, 2018 In The News
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U.S. Reps. Susan Brooks (R-IN) and Fred Upton (R-MI), co-chairs of the bipartisan Congressional Access to Civil Legal Services Caucus, this week objected to President Donald Trump’s plan to cease civil legal aid for low-income Americans.

Feb 14, 2018 In The News
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WASHINGTON, DC – As co-chairs of the bipartisan Congressional Access to Civil Legal Services Caucus, Congresswoman Susan Brooks (R-IN), Congressman Joe Kennedy III (D-MA), Congressman Fred Upton (R-MI), and Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (D-MI) today raised concerns about President Trump’s proposal to eliminate the Legal S

Feb 10, 2018 In The News
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WASHINGTON, Feb. 9 -- Rep. Susan Brooks, R-Indiana, issued the following news release:

Today, the House of Representatives passed a bicameral bipartisan budget agreement to keep the government fully operational, boost defense spending, increasing disaster relief funding, support community health centers and provide funding to combat the opioid crisis.

Feb 9, 2018 In The News
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U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance (R-NJ) on Feb. 6 introduced the bipartisan, bicameral Advancing Innovation and Reinvigorating Widespread Access to Viable Electromagnetic Spectrum (AIRWAVES) Act, H.R. 4953, a measure to broaden 5G wireless connectivity for more Americans.

Feb 8, 2018 In The News
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The U.S. House of Representatives on Feb. 6 unanimously passed legislation to reform U.S. legislative-branch sexual harassment rules, one day after their introduction, with strong support from Reps. Susan Brooks (R-IN), Barbara Comstock (R-VA) and Rodney Davis (R-IL).

Feb 8, 2018 In The News
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At midnight tonight, the Federal government could shut down again unless the House and Senate can agree on a spending measure.

The House passed a spending plan earlier in the week that Fifth District Congresswoman Susan Brooks feels is good for all sides…especially the military, since it includes funding for them through later this year.

Feb 6, 2018 In The News
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WASHINGTON—Today, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) signed S. 534, the Protecting Young Victims from Sexual Abuse and Safe Sport Authorization Act. This measure is in response to reports of abuse in amateur athletics, including within the U.S. gymnastics program. He was joined today by Reps.

Feb 6, 2018 In The News
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The House on Tuesday approved a bipartisan legislative package that significantly reshapes the chamber's system for handling internal workplace misconduct, including a requirement that lawmakers pay for their own harassment settlements.

Feb 6, 2018 In The News
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The House of Representatives voted Tuesday to overhaul the way Congress handles sexual harassment claims, in the wake of multiple allegations against members in the last few months.

Feb 4, 2018 In The News
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Editor’s note: Ann Vermilion was personally selected by Rep. Susan Brooks to attend the State of the Union due to her efforts in combating the opioid crisis in Grant County and across the state.