Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks

Representing the 5th District of Indiana
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Jul 15, 2013 News Releases

Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) and Dr. Jeff Sperring, President and CEO of the nationally recognized Riley Hospital for Children at Indiana University Health, will highlight the Kids First Research Act today during a tour of the hospital and media availability.

Jul 12, 2013 News Releases

Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) and Dr. Jeff Sperring, President and CEO of the nationally recognized Riley Hospital for Children at Indiana University Health, will highlight the Kids First Research Act during a tour of the hospital and media availability this Monday. They will be joined by representatives of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS).

 

Jul 10, 2013 News Releases

WASHINGTON – Members of the Republican Women's Policy Committee held a meeting last night with representatives of the armed forces to discuss the recent revelations of wide-spread sexual assaults in the military. RWPC Members released the following statements regarding the discussions that took place:

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Jul 10, 2013 News Releases

As Chair of the Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response and Communications, Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) held the second in a series of hearings today on the impact of social media and new technologies on emergency management. 

Jul 2, 2013 News Releases

Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) visited MESH Coalition today for a tour of its headquarters and a town hall meeting with staff members. During the meeting, she announced that MESH CEO Chad Priest and MESH Board Chair Dr. Virginia Caine will provide testimony during a Committee on Homeland Security Subcommittee Field Hearing chaired by the Congresswoman in August. 

Jun 27, 2013 News Releases

Representatives Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) and Jared Polis (D-CO) introduced a bipartisan bill today, which would strengthen computer science opportunities in the nation’s K-12 classrooms. The “Computer Science Education Act” allows federal funding set aside for core academic subjects to be used in support of computer science efforts in schools. 

Jun 26, 2013 News Releases

Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) joined House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA), Congressman Tom Cole (R-OK), Congresswoman Renee Ellmers (R-NC) and Washington Redskins player Darryl Tapp in highlighting the Kids First Research Act today during a tour of the Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, DC.

Jun 25, 2013 News Releases

Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) spoke to over 300 Hoosier public health officials, emergency managers and first responders at the State Emergency Support Function (ESF-8) Conference in Indianapolis this morning. During her keynote address, the Congresswoman announced she will hold a Committee on Homeland Security Subcommittee Field Hearing in the 5th District this August.   

Jun 24, 2013 News Releases

Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) held a Life Science Listening Session today at the headquarters of Software Engineering Professionals (SEP) in Carmel. The event was attended by more than 25 industry professionals representing pharmaceutical companies, hospitals, consulting groups and other entities.

Jun 19, 2013 News Releases

Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) released the following statement today after voting in favor of the “Student Success Act” during its markup in the House Committee on Education and the Workforce: 

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Jun 29, 2017 In The News
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Rep. Katherine Clark (D-MA) has proposed legislation to specifically outlaw internet harassment-based crimes like swatting and devote $24 million a year to stopping them.

Jun 27, 2017 In The News
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He, along with Democratic Rep. Brendan Boyle of Pennsylvania, created the Friends of a Free, Stable and Democratic Syria Caucus.
 
Jun 27, 2017 In The News
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Online behavior that is considered harassing, including sextortion, doxing and swatting, would be outlawed under a new bill announced Tuesday afternoon by three U.S. Representatives. The bill would also focus local and federal law enforcement on the new crimes, assigning more FBI agents to deal with these acts and mandate that the U.S.

Jun 23, 2017 In The News
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Jun 21, 2017 In The News
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INDIANAPOLIS – Two health insurance providers, Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield and MDwise, announced Wednesday they would not be offering health plans under the Affordable Care Act in Indiana for 2018.

Jun 14, 2017 In The News
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Michigan football coach Jim Harbaugh wants to make a difference in the world, beyond sports.

That’s why he was on Capitol Hill today in Washington, D.C., in the Senate Building as the Legal Services Corporation presented its new report about “The Justice Gap: Measuring the Unmet Civil Legal Needs of Low-Income Americans.”

Jun 14, 2017 In The News
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Jun 14, 2017 In The News
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WASHINGTON – No members of Indiana’s Congressional delegation were at Wednesday morning’s baseball practice when a gunman opened fire, but an aide to Vice President Mike Pence was in attendance, according to the vice president’s staff.

Jun 13, 2017 In The News
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The Security Industry Association (SIA), in cooperation with the Congressional School Safety Caucus, will host a critically important panel discussion on "Securing America's K-12 Schools" at the U.S. Capitol Visitors Center, HVC-201, at 12 p.m. ET on June 28 during its SIA GovSummit public policy conference.