Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks

Representing the 5th District of Indiana
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Jan 20, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) sent a letter requesting to suspend her pay during the government shutdown and signed onto H.R.

Jan 19, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representatives Susan Brooks (R-IN05) and Doris Matsui (D-CA06), both members of the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology, introduced H.R.

Jan 18, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995 Reform Act, was introduced in the House of Representatives. As an original cosponsor of the legislation, Congresswoman Susan W.

Jan 10, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the President signed H.R. 2228, the Law Enforcement Mental Health and Wellness Act of 2017, into law. Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) issued the following statement:

Dec 22, 2017 News Releases

CARMEL, IN – Late last night, the Senate passed H.R. 2228, the Law Enforcement Mental Health and Wellness Act of 2017, which would help agencies create and improve mental health services for law enforcement officers.

Dec 22, 2017 News Releases

CARMEL, IN – Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) issued the following statement after President Donald Trump signed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act into law:

Dec 19, 2017 News Releases

WATCH Brooks’ advocate for tax reform on behalf of Fifth District Hoosiers on the House Floor earlier today, here.

Dec 12, 2017 News Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, the House of Representatives unanimously passed H.R. 1733, a bill introduced by Congresswoman Susan Brooks and Congressman Joe Kennedy (D-MA).

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Dec 6, 2017 News Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks issued the following statement in support of President Trump’s decision to declare Jerusalem as the capital of Israel:

Dec 6, 2017 News Releases

WATCH Brooks’ remarks from today’s markup in support of H.R.1733 here.

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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.

Feb 4, 2018 In The News
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INDIANAPOLIS: The US Senate unanimously passed the Protecting Young Victims from Sexual Abuse and Safe Sport Authorization Act of 2017. The House also passed this legislation this week by a vote of 406-3. Congresswoman Susan W.

Feb 3, 2018 In The News
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Oregon Rep. Greg Walden said lawmakers riding an Amtrak train to their Republican retreat in Virginia felt a "real snap" when the train collided with a garbage truck. He said members with medical experience ran out to help the truck passengers. (Jan. 31) AP

Jan 31, 2018 In The News
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WASHINGTON — A train carrying Republican lawmakers to their retreat in West Virginia collided with a garbage truck on Wednesday.

Jan 31, 2018 In The News
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ANDERSON – Indiana Rep. Susan Brooks said she was shook up but fine after a train carrying members of the Republican congressional delegation struck a garbage truck in Virginia.

Jan 31, 2018 In The News
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WASHINGTON — A chartered train carrying dozens of GOP lawmakers to a Republican retreat in West Virginia struck a garbage truck south of Charlottesville, Virginia, on Wednesday. No lawmakers were believed injured, but it at least one person in the truck was said to have died.

Jan 31, 2018 In The News
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Rep. Susan Brooks (R-IN) felt the impact when the train she was riding on and a truck collided Wednesday morning near Charlottesville, Va.


Then she saw the strewn remains on the truck littering yards next to the tracks and said she knew it was bad.

Jan 30, 2018 In The News
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A week after Dr. Larry Nassar was sentenced to up to 175 years for decades of sexual assaultagainst U.S.

Jan 30, 2018 In The News
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WASHINGTON, D.C.--After the sentencing of Dr. Larry Nassar, formerly of USA Gymnastics, the Protecting Young Victims from Sexual Abuse and Safe Sport Authorization Act of 2017, passed the U.S. House 415-3, Monday. 

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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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