Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks

Representing the 5th District of Indiana
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Oct 16, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) joined over 90 colleagues to introduce legislation to impose sanctions against Turkey in response to Ankara’s military offensive against U.S.-allied Kurdish forces in Northern Syria.

Oct 4, 2019 News Releases

Carmel, IN – Today, Representatives Susan W. Brooks (IN-05) and Derek Kilmer (WA-06) introduced the Pell Plus Act of 2019, new legislation to promote college completion by establishing partnerships between colleges and universities to provide a Pell Grant bonus to low-income students in their third and fourth years on a path to on-time graduation.

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Sep 20, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) provided the below statement following the Administration’s announcement of an executive order to modernize influenza vaccines:

Sep 20, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DCThis week, the House of Representatives passed H.R.550, Merchant Mariners of World War II Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019, a bill Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (IN-05) co-sponsors and previously introduced.

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Sep 19, 2019 News Releases

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswomen Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) and Suzan DelBene (D-WA01) introduced bipartisan legislation to help college students save money on textbooks by encouraging the use of low-cost or free digital course materials in higher education. The bill was introduced with Rep. Josh Harder (D-CA).

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Jul 26, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – This week, Congresswomen Susan W. Brooks (IN-05) and Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23) introduced legislation (H.R. 4078) to reauthorize and increase funding for the Breast Cancer Education and Awareness Requires Learning Young Act (EARLY) Act.

Jul 24, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, bipartisan members of the House, led by Congressmen A. Donald McEachin (D-VA) and Pete Olson (R-TX), issued the following statements after their bipartisan bill – the Locking Up Robocallers Act of 2019 – passed out of the House as part of H.R. 3375, the Stopping Bad Robocalls Act.

Jul 23, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Senator Mike Braun, Senator Todd Young, Representative Pete Visclosky (IN01), Representative Jackie Walorski (IN-02), Representative Jim Banks (IN-03), Representative Jim Baird (IN-04), Representative Susan Brooks (IN-05), Representative Greg Pence (IN-06), Representative André Carson (IN-07), Representative Larry Bucshon (IN-08), and Representat

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Jul 22, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Todd Young (R-Ind.), Mike Braun (R-Ind.), Representative Larry Bucshon M.D. (R-IN-08), and members of the Indiana delegation sent a letter to U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue today in strong support of a Secretarial disaster designation in 88 counties following adverse weather conditions in Indiana.

Jul 16, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) provided the following statement after voting for House Resolution 489:

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Nov 4, 2019 In The News
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ANDERSON — U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks says she is concerned how the investigation into the possible impeachment of President Donald Trump is being handled.

Oct 30, 2019 In The News
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As the drumbeat on impeachment rages, 12 members of Congress have been quietly doing something extraordinary — even revolutionary. Democrats and Republicans have been shoving aside party differences to focus on one of the most pressing issues facing America: how to reform and rebuild Congress.

Oct 21, 2019 In The News
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SEATTLE, Washington — Access to education is incredibly important to a person’s life since. With education, people are able to thrive economically, broaden their horizons and open up new opportunities that they may not otherwise have. Not everyone receives this opportunity though.

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Oct 18, 2019 In The News
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Eastbrook High School was recently named the best school in the Marion Metro Area for 2019 by U.S. News and World Report.

While all the school corporations in Grant County have a graduation rate of 95 percent or higher, Eastbrook had the best overall score in the rankings at 85.9 out of 100, factoring in things like test performance and college preparedness.

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Oct 17, 2019 In The News
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ANDERSON — Rep. Susan Brooks voted with the majority to pass a resolution in the U.S. House of Representatives to condemn the removal of American troops from Syria.

Oct 16, 2019 In The News
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Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-Ind.-05) joined over 90 of her Republican colleagues in the U.S. House to introduce legislation to impose sanctions against Turkey in response to Ankara’s military offensive against U.S.-allied Kurdish forces in Northern Syria.

Oct 16, 2019 In The News
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A group of US politicians is committed to working across the aisle to end extreme poverty, by supporting a new bill to invest in girls’ education. This is in response to over 30,000 actions by Global Citizens since April this year.

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Oct 8, 2019 In The News
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U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks (R-IN) on Oct. 4 introduced a bipartisan bill to support low-income students in completing their college education.

“I am proud to lead this bipartisan legislation because with this bill, we can help improve graduation rates and reduce the increasing amount of student debt in our country,” said Rep. Brooks last week.

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Oct 5, 2019 In The News
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On Friday, Representatives Susan W. Brooks (Ind.-05) and Derek Kilmer (Wash.-06) introduced the Pell Plus Act of 2019, new legislation to promote college completion by establishing partnerships between colleges and universities to provide a Pell Grant bonus to low-income students in their third and fourth years on a path to on-time graduation.

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Sep 29, 2019 In The News
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Students, staff, faculty and alumni gathered Saturday at the IU Auditorium to celebrate the achievements of the last 200 years and look ahead at what the next century will bring for IU. 

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Nov 10, 2015 Video
In November 2015, Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) was honored by the Girl Scouts of Central Indiana at the 2015 Lt. Governor's Leadership Luncheon with the 'Making the World a Better Place' Award. Other 2015 honorees include Angela Braly, founder and president, the Braly Group; Mari Hulman George, chairman of the board of directors for the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Corporation, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Foundation, and Hulman & Company; and Jennett Hill, senior vice president and general counsel, Citizens Energy Group.
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Nov 4, 2015 Video
Social media is transforming the way we communicate before, during, and after terrorist attacks, natural disasters, and other emergencies.
Sep 11, 2015 Video
Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN5) spoke on the House floor in September in opposition to the Iran nuclear deal, stating that it is a deeply flawed deal.

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