Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks

Representing the 5th District of Indiana
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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:

Jul 12, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) voted in support of H.R. 1327, the Never Forget the Heroes: James Zadroga, Ray Pfeifer, and Luis Alvarez Permanent Authorization of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund Act, a bill she proudly cosponsors. Brooks provided the following statement:    

Jul 12, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) provided the following statement regarding her vote against the House version of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) and her support for the bipartisan Senate version of the NDAA: 

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Jul 10, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced it will extend the crop acreage reporting deadline for states impacted by recent flooding and heavy moisture, including Indiana.

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Jun 27, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) provided the following statement after voting in support of humanitarian aid for our southern border:

Jun 24, 2019 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the President signed into law the Pandemic and All Hazards Preparedness and Advancing Innovation Act (PAHPA), authored by Reps. Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) and Anna G.

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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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Sep 27, 2019 In The News
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(WASHINGTON, D.C.) -  Congress is on a two-week recess, but the House Intelligence Committee may hold its next impeachment hearing on Friday.

Sep 24, 2019 In The News
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Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-Ind.-05) provided the following statement after the Trump Administration’s announcement of an executive order to modernize influenza vaccines:

Sep 24, 2019 In The News
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U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks (R-IN) applauded the Sept. 19 executive order issued by the president to update influenza vaccines, which during the 2017–2018 flu season prevented roughly 7.1 million illnesses, 3.7 million medical visits, and 109,000 hospitalizations, according to the White House.

Sep 21, 2019 In The News
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WASHINGTON, D.C.–Merchant Marines were a vital part of the Allied forces that won World War II, yet they never got the recognition they deserved, said Rep. Susan Brooks (R-Ind.) She’s working to fix that by helping to get a bill passed in Congress, to award them the Congressional Gold Medal, the highest honor that can be awarded to civilians.

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