Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks

Representing the 5th District of Indiana
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May 1, 2020 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswomen Susan W. Brooks (IN-05) and Anna G. Eshoo (CA-18) introduced the Prescription for American Drug Independence Act. The legislation requires the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine to convene a committee of experts to analyze the impact of U.S.

Apr 17, 2020 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today Congresswomen Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) and Kim Schrier, M.D. (D-WA08) introduced H.R. 6516, the Stockpiling for America’s Future Endeavors (SAFE) Act to improve our nation’s Strategic National Stockpile (SNS).

Apr 17, 2020 News Releases
WASHINGTON, DC – Today Congresswomen Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) and Anna Eshoo (D-CA18) introduced H.R. 6517, the Stockpile Inventory Modernization (SIM) Act of 2020 to allow our Strategic National Stockpile to better serve Americans.
 
Apr 8, 2020 News Releases

CARMEL, IN – Today Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) provided the following changes to the 2020 Congressional Art Competition due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

Mar 27, 2020 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) provided the following statement after the House passed H.R. 785, the CARES Act in a voice vote:

Mar 11, 2020 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Each spring, a nation-wide high school arts competition is sponsored by the Members of the House of Representatives. The office of Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) is seeking submissions from high school students in the Fifth District of Indiana for a chance to have their artwork displayed in the United States Capitol Building for one year.

Mar 4, 2020 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) provided the following statement after voting in favor of H.R. 6074, the Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act, which passed the House by a vote of (415-2):

Feb 25, 2020 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Susan Brooks (IN-05) and Congresswoman Betty McCollum (MN-04), Co-Chairs of the Global Health Caucus, have introduced a resolution in support of the live-saving work of the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunizations (GAVI).

Feb 13, 2020 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) provided the following statement after voting against H.J Res. 79, Removing the Deadline for the Ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment:

Feb 5, 2020 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Yesterday, Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) and Congressman Rick Larsen (D-WA02), co-chairs of the Congressional School Safety Caucus, introduced bipartisan legislation to improve security and safety measures in schools nationwide.

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May 10, 2020 In The News
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This year marks the 15th anniversary of the Jake Laird Law, or Indiana’s red flag law. The law, passed in May 2005, allows police departments to temporarily confiscate firearms from people who are deemed dangerous or mentally ill and pose an imminent risk to themselves or others, according to the Indiana State Police website

May 5, 2020 In The News
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U.S. Reps. Susan Brooks (R-IN) and Anna Eshoo (D-CA) introduced legislation that would establish a committee of experts to analyze the impact of U.S. dependence on the foreign manufacturing of lifesaving drugs.

May 5, 2020 In The News
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U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks (R-IN) on May 1 introduced bipartisan legislation that would fund exploratory strategies designed to increase domestic drug manufacturing and diversify the nation’s drug supply chain.

“This bipartisan legislation will take rapid steps to ensure the United States has better visibility into our own pharmaceutical supply chain,” Rep. Brooks said on Friday.

Apr 21, 2020 In The News
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During the current pandemic, many American nonprofits and businesses stepped up to donate medical equipment to the Strategic National Stockpile but had no direct way to do it, U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks (R-IN) said recently.

Apr 17, 2020 In The News
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Today Congresswomen Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) and Kim Schrier, M.D. (D-WA08) introduced H.R. 6517, the Stockpiling for America’s Future Endeavors (SAFE) Act to improve the Strategic National Stockpile (SNS).

Apr 17, 2020 In The News
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Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) introduced two bills Friday regarding the nation's Strategic National Stockpile (SNS).

Brooks and Rep. Kim Schrier (D-WA08) introduced H.R. 6517, the Stockpiling for America’s Future Endeavors (SAFE) Act to improve the SNS.

Apr 17, 2020 In The News
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Congressional legislators on Friday introduced two bipartisan bills in the U.S. House of Representatives to bolster the Strategic National Stockpile (SNS), the nation’s repository of antibiotics, vaccines and other critical medical supplies that has been strained by the current coronavirus pandemic.

Apr 3, 2020 In The News
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INDIANAPOLIS – Rep. Susan Brooks (R-IN) appeared on this week’s edition of IN Focus to share her thoughts on the ongoing coronavirus crisis, and the efforts to stimulate the suddenly struggling economy.

Brooks says she’s focused on helping small businesses throughout her district and across the state.

Mar 28, 2020 In The News
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ANDERSON – Long before the COVID-19 pandemic, Rep. Susan Brooks was working to prepare for the crisis.

Brooks, R-5th District, has served on the health subcommittee of the Energy and Commerce Committee in the U.S. House and sponsored the reauthorization of the Pandemic and All Hazards Preparedness and Advancing Innovation Act (PAHPA) in 2019.

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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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