Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks

Representing the 5th District of Indiana
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Apr 6, 2017 News Releases

Washington, D.C. – Rep. Susan Brooks (R-IN), Rep. Lois Frankel (D-FL), Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) and Rep. Martha Roby (R-AL) introduced H.R.

Mar 30, 2017 News Releases

Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Susan Brooks (R-IN) joined a group of her Congressional colleagues for a meeting at the White House with President Donald Trump, Vice President Mike Pence and other partners to discuss efforts to continue to address the heroin and opioid abuse crisis in this country. Brooks released the following statement after the meeting:

Mar 30, 2017 News Releases

Washington, D.C. – The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released its 2017 Long-Term Budget Outlook today and Rep. Susan Brooks released the following statement in response to the CBO’s findings:

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Mar 30, 2017 News Releases

Washington, D.C. – This morning, Rep. Susan Brooks (R-IN) joined Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai, House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Greg Walden (R-OR) and Communications and Technology Subcommittee Chairman Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) at the U.S.

Mar 29, 2017 News Releases

Washington, D.C. – Today, President Trump announced that New Jersey Governor Chris Christie would chair the White House Opioid and Drug Abuse Commission. Rep. Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) released the following statement: 

Mar 28, 2017 News Releases

Washington, D.C. – In response to a pervasive lack of legal assistance for domestic violence survivors, Congressman Joe Kennedy III today reintroduced the bipartisan POWER Act, which would help connect victims with legal representation.

Mar 24, 2017 News Releases

Washington, D.C. – Rep. Susan Brooks (R-IN) released the following statement today regarding the American Health Care Act:

Mar 21, 2017 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – The Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, chaired by Rep.

Mar 20, 2017 News Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S. schools could receive additional resources to prevent mass shootings under bipartisan legislation led by Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) and cosponsored by Reps. Mike Coffman (CO-06), Susan Brooks (IN-05) and Suzan DelBene (WA-01).

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Aug 11, 2017 In The News
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LAPEL — Tax reform will be a top priority when Congress returns from the summer recess, Rep. Susan Brooks says.

Brooks, a Republican who represents the 5th District that includes Madison County, met with area farmers on Wednesday at the farm of Andy Bracken to discuss farm and national issues.

Aug 2, 2017 In The News
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U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks (R-IN) introduced a bill on Monday that would ensure Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) facilities adhere to policies that are in place to ensure that female veterans have access to critical health care services.

Aug 1, 2017 In The News
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ANDERSON — The Anderson Fire Department has received a federal grant to purchase new self-contained breathing apparatus and will also provide additional funding for the rehabilitation of Station 1.

Anderson received a Federal Assistance to Firefighters Grant in the amount of $281,791 from the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

Jul 25, 2017 In The News
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The U.S. House voted unanimously Monday evening to approve legislation that would expand the GI Bill for military veterans.

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Jul 24, 2017 In The News
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Legislation introduced by U.S. Reps. Susan Brooks (R-IN) and Tom Reed (R-NY) to strengthen Medicare beneficiaries’ access to diabetes supplies was the subject of a subcommittee hearing convened by U.S. Rep. Michael Burgess (R-TX) on Thursday.

Jul 24, 2017 In The News
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I recently had the opportunity to meet with U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks’ office in Washington, D.C., and talk to her staff about the Palliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act. As her constituent and the daughter of a stage-four cancer patient, I’m passionate about this legislation and asked her to co-sponsor it.

Jul 24, 2017 In The News
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NDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — A bipartisan proposal to help veterans impacted by school closures unanimously passed the U.S. House of Representatives on Monday as part of a landmark GI Bill reform package.

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Jul 24, 2017 In The News
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WASHINGTON, July 24, 2017 – Even though People are now streaming emergencies on Facebook, but there is not yet a way to stream videos to 911, said Patrick Halley, executive director of the NG911 Institute, on Capitol Hill on July 17.

Jul 24, 2017 In The News
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INDIANAPOLIS -- Indiana Republican congresswoman Susan W. Brooks told a packed room of small and mid-sized cable operators here that the government should back away from burdensome internet regulation, and called on the crowd to help explain to consumers how the current rules could hurt. 

Jul 21, 2017 In The News
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Washington, DC - Representatives Diana DeGette (D-CO), Susan Brooks (R-IN) and Tom Reed (R-NY) introduced the "Protecting Access to Diabetes Supplies Act" (H.R. 3271), which would strengthen protections for Medicare beneficiaries who buy blood glucose testing supplies through the National Mail Order Competitive Bidding Program.