Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks

Representing the 5th District of Indiana
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Sep 13, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – As the one-year anniversary of the Harvey Weinstein sexual assault and harassment allegations approaches, the bipartisan Congressional Caucus for Women’s Issues hosted a hearing about sexual harassment entitled, “#MeToo, What’s Next?

Aug 20, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today marks the beginning of Startup Week Across America. This week, a bipartisan coalition of House members will draw attention to the important role startups play in our economy and how we can help support their efforts to grow and succeed.

Aug 16, 2018 News Releases

CARMEL, IN – Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) provided the following statement regarding the arrest of the person responsible for the act of antisemitism perpetrated against Congregation Shaarey Tefilla in Carmel:

Jul 29, 2018 News Releases

Carmel, IN – Today Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) provided the following statement regarding the recent news on the act of antisemitism perpetrated yesterday against Congregation Shaarey Tefilla in Carmel.

Jul 20, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC As the co-founders and co-chairs of the Congressional 5G Caucus, Congresswomen Susan W.

Jul 19, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) introduced H.R.

Jul 17, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC Today, the House passed the bipartisan POWER Act, which would help provide legal assistance for domestic and sexual violence survivors. Studies have shown that survivors who can afford or access a lawyer successfully obtain restraining orders in 83% of cases, compared to 32% without a lawyer.  

Jul 16, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC Congresswomen Susan Brooks (R-IN05) provided the following statement:

Jul 16, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC Today, Congresswomen Susan Brooks (R-IN05) and Anna Eshoo (D-CA18) along with Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Greg Walden (R-OR02) and Ranking Member Frank Pallone (D-NJ06) introduced H.R.6378, the Pandemic and All Hazards Preparedness and Advancing Innovation Act of 2018 (PAHPA

Jul 10, 2018 News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC On Monday, July 9, 2018, Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) joined a bipartisan group of members of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce to tour facilities where children and adults are detained at the U.S. – Mexico border.

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May 8, 2019 In The News
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Representatives Susan W. Brooks (R-Ind.-05) and Paul Tonko (D-N.Y.-20) heralded passage of H.R. 1328, the ACCESS BROADBAND Act, in the House today by a unanimous voice vote.

May 6, 2019 In The News
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U.S. Rep Susan Brooks (R-IN) on May 1 introduced bipartisan legislation that would authorize more medical residency positions across the country to help combat the ongoing opioid crisis.

May 4, 2019 In The News
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On Thursday, U.S. Representatives Susan W. Brooks (R-Ind.), Brad Schneider (D-Ill.), Elise Stefanik (R-N.Y.) and Annie Kuster (D-N.H.) introduced bipartisan legislation, the Opioid Workforce Act of 2019, to train more doctors equipped to combat the opioid epidemic.

Apr 18, 2019 In The News
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Indiana political figures began weighing in on Thursday's release of special counsel Robert Mueller's more-than-400-page investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. The redacted report made public by Attorney General Robert Barr documents nearly two years of work done by Mueller and other investigators.

Vice President Mike Pence

Apr 17, 2019 In The News
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U.S. Rep. Susan W. Brooks (R-IN) on April 9 joined a bipartisan, bicameral effort to support empowerment, economic security and educational opportunities for adolescent girls around the world.

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Apr 17, 2019 In The News
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By the spring of 2017, funding for the Legal Services Corporation (LSC) had come under attack. The independent nonprofit was established by Congress in 1974 to provide financial support for civil legal aid to low income Americans.

Apr 9, 2019 In The News
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Actress and Global Citizen Ambassador Rachel Brosnahan is getting behind new bipartisan legislation to protect girls’ education around the world. 

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Apr 6, 2019 In The News
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INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) – Walter Murphy survived the Battle of the Bulge and other bloody engagements of World War II. And, as an Army medic he helped other soldiers survive too.

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Apr 5, 2019 In The News
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U.S. Representative Susan Brooks will be holding a “connect with your congresswoman” event in Greentown April 8th.

She will be speaking with 5th district constituents between noon and 1:30 on Monday at the Greentown Historical Society at 103 East Main Street.   Residents can speak with Congresswoman Brooks one on one during that time, on a first come, first serve basis.

Apr 5, 2019 In The News
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WASHINGTON – The House voted Thursday to reauthorize a 25-year-old law that helps victims of domestic and sexual violence, despite complaints by Republicans that Democrats were politicizing the popular law by expanding gun control.