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Donnelly & Walorski Releases Statements in Response to President Obama’s Rejection of the Keystone XL Pipeline

November 6, 2015
Donnelly & Walorski Releases Statements in Response to President Obama’s Rejection of the Keystone XL Pipeline

U.S. Senator Joe Donnelly and Congresswoman Jackie Walorski released statements Friday afternoon in response to President Obama’s announcement that the proposal to build the Keystone XL oil pipeline has been rejected. Donnelly has continually supported the Keystone XL pipeline by introducing bipartisan legislation to prevent lengthy delays on the project  and pushing for his...
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Walorski Stops at Nishikawaka Standard Co LLC in Marshall County

August 12, 2015
Walorski Stops at Nishikawaka Standard Co LLC in Marshall County

Representative Jackie Walorski (IN-02) Wednesday stopped in Marshall County as part of her district-wide ‘Get Regulation Out of the Way’ (GROW) tour.  Over the next two days, Walorski will visit manufacturers, local businesses and farms to hear how federal regulations have affected their industry. During her stop at Nishikawaka Standard Co LLC (NISCO), Walorski...
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Walorski Applauds House Passage of Balanced Federal Budget

March 26, 2015
Walorski Applauds House Passage of Balanced Federal Budget

Representative Jackie Walorski (IN-02), Wednesday applauded passage of the House Budget Resolution for Fiscal Year 2016, H. Con. Res. 27 which balances in 10 years, cuts spending and spurs job creation passed the House by a vote of 228-199.   “I’m proud to support a budget that balances in 10 years because Hoosiers know that a...
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Walorski Announces 2015 Congressional Art Competition

March 24, 2015
Walorski Announces 2015 Congressional Art Competition

WASHINGTON, DC - Representative Jackie Walorski (IN-02) announced that beginning Monday, her district offices will begin accepting artwork for the 2015 Congressional Art Competition sponsored by the U.S. House of Representatives. The Congressional Art Competition was established in 1982 to give members of Congress the opportunity to recognize artistic talent amongst their constituents. It takes...
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Walorski, Gabbard Introduce Veterans Access to Extended Care Act

March 16, 2015
Walorski, Gabbard Introduce Veterans Access to Extended Care Act

WASHINGTON, DC – Monday, Representatives Jackie Walorski (R-IN) and Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI) introduced bipartisan legislation that would expand veterans’ access to certain health care services and allow former service members to receive services from local providers. The Veterans Access to Extended Care Act would give Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) the authority to enter into provider...
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Upcoming Congresswoman Walorski Staff Office Hours

January 26, 2015
Upcoming Congresswoman Walorski Staff Office Hours

Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02) reminded constituents that a member of her staff will be holding office hours in Plymouth to assist constituents with casework and official business.  The staff member will be in the Council Chambers of City Hall on Wednesday, January 28th from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. Constituents are asked to enter...
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Walorski Votes to Protect Life

January 22, 2015
Walorski Votes to Protect Life

WASHINGTON D.C. – Thursday, Representative Jackie Walorski (IN-02) a champion of pro-life issues, voted to support legislation that would prohibit taxpayer funding of elective abortions, no matter where in the federal system these may occur. H.R. 7, the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2015 legislation will exclude federal funding from...
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Walorski Introduces Companion Bill to Ayotte’s Legislation to Restrict Transfers of Guantánamo Bay Detainees

January 21, 2015
Walorski Introduces Companion Bill to Ayotte’s Legislation to Restrict Transfers of Guantánamo Bay Detainees

WASHINGTON D.C. – In an attempt to protect the safety of the United States and its allies, Representative Jackie Walorski (IN-02) introduced legislation that would restrict transfers of detainees from Guantánamo Bay. H.R. 401, the Detaining Terrorists to Protect America Act of 2015, is companion legislation to a Senate bill introduced last week by Sen. Kelly...
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Congresswoman Walorski Visits Veterans at Miller’s Assisted

August 12, 2014
Congresswoman Walorski Visits Veterans at Miller’s Assisted

U.S. Congresswoman Jackie Walorski stopped at Miller’s Assisted Living during her Veterans Tour through counties in her district. She arrived at Miller’s on Tuesday precisely at noon and greeted the Miller’s residents while they enjoyed their mid-day meal. After spending time greeting and visiting with those in attendance she then joined a group of...
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Updated: Walorski to Speak at M.C. Farm Bureau

August 7, 2014

The Marshall County Farm Bureau office in Plymouth will host a luncheon with Congresswoman Jackie Walorski on Tuesday, August 19th. All farmers and business men and women are welcome to attend with and RSVP by Friday, August 15th. Lunch will be provided. The EPA is proposing rules for Waters of the United States. Farm...
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Donnelly & Walorski Welcomes Northern Indiana Honor Flight World War II Veterans in D.C.

July 31, 2014
Donnelly & Walorski Welcomes Northern Indiana Honor Flight World War II Veterans in D.C.

Wednesday Senator Joe Donnelly and Representative Jackie Walorski, a member of the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee greeted, visited and thanked Northern Indiana veterans for their service at the World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C. The 23 Hoosier World War II veterans made the trip to Washington as part of the Honor Flight Network....
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Walorski Attends RV Caucus Event

July 24, 2014
Walorski Attends RV Caucus Event

Representative Jackie Walorski (IN-02) attended an event Wednesday evening supporting the recreational vehicle industry association (RV Caucus), which she created last year to help educate members of Congress on the issues that impact the RV industry. “In Northern Indiana, Hoosiers are proud to be known as the “RV Capital of the World” as this...
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Walorski Statement: South Bend International Airport Announces Non-Stop Flights To New York City

July 14, 2014
Walorski Statement: South Bend International Airport Announces Non-Stop Flights To New York City

Monday, Representative Jackie Walorski (IN-02) released the following statement after the announcement that the South Bend International Airport will offer a direct flight from Newark Liberty International Airport: “This is a huge win for the city,” Walorski said. “Giving travelers another option will bring tourists to our hotels, shops, restaurants and attractions. I look...
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Walorski Votes to Support National Defense, Infrastructure Legislation

July 11, 2014
Walorski Votes to Support National Defense, Infrastructure Legislation

Thursday, Representative Jackie Walorski (IN-02) voted for the annual appropriations legislation to fund the Army Corps of Engineers and the Department of Energy. The bill passed by a vote of 253-170. H.R. 4923, the Energy & Water Development Appropriations Act, also included an amendment offered by Walorski that provided funds to the Army Corps...
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Statement: Walorski Supports Job Training Programs for Hoosiers

July 10, 2014
Statement: Walorski Supports Job Training Programs for Hoosiers

WASHINGTON D.C. – Representative Jackie Walorski (IN-02) made the following statement after passage of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act today Wednesday in the House of Representatives by a vote of 415-6: “Today is an important day for the hundreds of thousands of Hoosiers looking for work and employers trying to fill jobs. Our...
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Walorski Raises $335,000 in 2nd Quarter, Launches First TV Ad

July 8, 2014
Walorski Raises $335,000 in 2nd Quarter, Launches First TV Ad

Elkhart, Ind. – Representative Jackie Walorski (IN-02) Tuesday announced her campaign has raised over $335,000 during the second quarter of 2014, bringing the total amount raised for the 2014 election cycle to $1.5 million. Of the almost 800 individual donations Walorski received, 70 percent were from Hoosiers. In addition, her first commercial titled “I...
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Walorski Appointed to VA Conference Committee

June 19, 2014
Walorski Appointed to VA Conference Committee

WASHINGTON D.C. – Wenesday, House Speaker John Boehner appointed Representative Jackie Walorski (IN-02) to serve on a conference committee to resolve the differences between the House and Senate veterans’ affairs legislation. Walorski, a member of the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee, is the only House of Representatives member from Indiana to be selected to serve...
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Walorski Sends Letter to President Obama Urging Declassification of Intelligence of Five Afghan Nationals

June 11, 2014
Walorski Sends Letter to President Obama Urging Declassification of Intelligence of Five Afghan Nationals

Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02), member of the House Armed Services Committee, along with six of her House colleagues, sent a letter to President Obama Tuesday requesting the declassification of intelligence related to the five Afghan nationals transferred from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba to Qatar last month.   “I’m extremely concerned that releasing these individuals presents a...
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Walorski Votes to Support Increasing Veterans’ Access to Health Services

June 10, 2014

Tuesday, Representative Jackie Walorski (IN-02), a member of the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee, voted to support legislation that will provide veterans with greater access to health care. The bill passed the U.S. House of Representatives by a vote of 421-0. “Monday’s Veterans Affairs (VA) audit showing almost 60,000 veterans waiting to get appointments at...
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Walorski Announces Job Fair Friday, June 6th

June 3, 2014
Walorski Announces Job Fair Friday, June 6th

U.S. Representative Jackie Walorski (IN-02) is hosting a job fair this week featuring over 50 businesses and organizations that are offering over 600 jobs. The event will be held this Friday, June 6th at Bethel College, located at the Wekamp Athletic Center in Mishawaka. The event will feature a veteran’s job fair in the...
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