Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks

Representing the 5th District of Indiana
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Dec 12, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) provided the following statement after voting against H.R.3:

Dec 11, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the Farm Workforce Modernization Act, a bipartisan bill spearheaded by Reps. Zoe Lofgren (D-CA-19) and Dan Newhouse (R-WA-04), passed the U.S. House of Representatives with a 260-165 vote.

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Dec 10, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Yesterday, Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) joined Members of the Energy and Commerce Committee in introducing H.R.

Nov 22, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – This week Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) and André Carson (D-IN07) along with the entire Indiana congressional delegation reintroduced a Stomach Cancer Awareness Month resolution in memory of Indy Star reporter and columnist Matthew Tully.

Oct 31, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) provided the following statement regarding her opposition of the impeachment inquiry authorization:

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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Dec 18, 2019 In The News
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WASHINGTON, DC — Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-District 5) voted in favor of a bipartisan spending agreement that includes five of her top priorities and funds the government through Oct. 1, 2020, the remainder of the current fiscal year. This legislation passed the U.S House of Representatives with strong bipartisan support.

Dec 12, 2019 In The News
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Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-Ind.-05) joined Members of the Energy and Commerce Committee in introducing H.R. 19, The Lower Costs, More Cures Act, which uses bipartisan reforms to lower out of pocket spending on prescription drugs, protect access to new medicines and cures, strengthen transparency and promote competition.

Nov 25, 2019 In The News
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“We lost a bright and intelligent human being, a visionary, an entrepreneur. We lost a person that loved others.” I heard those words from a mother named Tonya, speaking about her son, Blake, at a roundtable in my Oregon district recently.

Nov 22, 2019 In The News
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On Friday, Congresswoman Susan Brooks presented a Congressional Record to Saint Maria Goretti School in Westfield for being recognized as a National Blue Ribbon School.

The Congressional Record is the official record of Congress – including all proceedings, debates, votes and remarks made on the House floor.

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Nov 21, 2019 In The News
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Senate and House lawmakers introduced a bill that would fund 1,000 additional medical residency positions in the next five years to address an anticipated physician shortage and to combat the ongoing opioid crisis.

Nov 4, 2019 In The News
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Last week, the House Foreign Affairs Committee advanced the Keeping Girls in School Act (

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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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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
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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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