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CONGRESSWOMAN WALORSKI STAFF IN PLYMOUTH WEDNESDAY

June 25, 2013
CONGRESSWOMAN WALORSKI STAFF IN PLYMOUTH WEDNESDAY

  06/26/13 A member of Congresswoman Jackie Walorski’s (IN-02) staff will be holding office hours on Wednesday, June 26th from 1 to 4 at the Plymouth Council Chambers to assist constituents with casework and official business.  Residents who cannot attend the listed office hours are encouraged to contact Brian Spaulding at (574) 780-1330 to...
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Senator Donnlley & Congresswoman Walorski Comment on Failed Farm Bill Vote

June 20, 2013
Senator Donnlley & Congresswoman Walorski Comment on Failed Farm Bill Vote

  06/21/13 Thursday afternoon Senator Joe Donnelly released the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives voted on their version of a five-year farm bill and it failed to pass, 195-234. “I am disappointed that the House did not pass a version of a five-year farm bill so we could go to a...
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NATIONAL DEFENSE BILL INCLUDES WALORSKI MILITARY SEXUAL ASSAULT PROPOSAL

June 6, 2013
NATIONAL DEFENSE BILL INCLUDES WALORSKI MILITARY SEXUAL ASSAULT PROPOSAL

  6/07/13 The House Armed Services Committee (HASC) approved its version of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2014, including a provision by Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02) extending whistleblower protections to victims of military sexual assault.  The proposal is based on bipartisan legislation introduced by Walorski and Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez (CA-46)...
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Walorski Plans “Supporting Our Veterans” Tour Stop in Plymouth

May 28, 2013
Walorski Plans “Supporting Our Veterans” Tour Stop in Plymouth

  05/29/13 Just after Memorial Day, Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-2) will visit the VFW Post # 1162 today (Wednesday) to hold a roundtable discussion with local veterans.  As a member of the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee, Walorski plans to highlight the role of local Veterans Service Officers (VSO), listen to concerns, and provide a...
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WALORSKI MILITARY SEXUAL ASSAULT BILL ADVANCES IN HOUSE ARMED SERVICES SUBCOMMITTEE

May 23, 2013
WALORSKI MILITARY SEXUAL ASSAULT BILL ADVANCES IN HOUSE ARMED SERVICES SUBCOMMITTEE

  05/24/13 The House Armed Services Subcommittee (HASC) on Military Personnel Wednesday approved a proposal authored by Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02) extending whistleblower protections to victims of military sexual assault.  The proposal is based on bipartisan legislation introduced by Walorski and Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez (CA-46) to strengthen existing military whistleblower protection laws and clarify...
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WHITE HOUSE INVITES WALORSKI TO DISCUSS MILITARY SEXUAL ASSAULT BILL

May 13, 2013
WHITE HOUSE INVITES WALORSKI TO DISCUSS MILITARY SEXUAL ASSAULT BILL

  05/14/13 As the only Republican freshman, Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02) was invited to join a bipartisan meeting with White House senior advisers to discuss legislation geared toward reducing military sexual violence, including her bill on whistle-blower protections for military sexual assault victims last week.  “It was a privilege to join my colleagues and...
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WALORSKI JOINS WOMEN IN AGRICULTURE BREAKFAST IN FULTON COUNTY

May 4, 2013
WALORSKI JOINS WOMEN IN AGRICULTURE BREAKFAST IN FULTON COUNTY

    05/06/13 Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02) today joined the Women in Agriculture Breakfast to talk to with over 25 local farmers and Indiana Farm Bureau members about their concerns and current updates in the agricultural industry.  Representing many counties across Indiana’s Second District, Walorski had the opportunity to brief farmers on the upcoming...
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WALORSKI COMPLETES “BUILDING BETTER BUSINESS” TOUR IN PLYMOUTH

April 30, 2013
WALORSKI COMPLETES “BUILDING BETTER BUSINESS” TOUR IN PLYMOUTH

  05/01/13 Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02) completed a district-wide “Building Better Business” tour Tuesday evening at a joint meeting with the Plymouth and Culver Chambers of Commerce.  At a roundtable discussion with local business owners and volunteers, Walorski learned important updates on relevant issues affecting economic growth in Northern Indiana.   “Hard-working Hoosiers have...
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CONGRESSWOMAN JACKIE WALORSKI VISITS AFGHANISTAN, BAHRAIN

April 24, 2013

04/25/13 Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02), a freshman member of the House Armed Services Committee, Tuesday returned to Washington after her first visit to Afghanistan and Bahrain.    “Our military embodies a standard of excellence, professionalism, and unparalleled talent that all Americans should be proud of,” said Walorski.  “I was deeply humbled to meet Hoosier servicemen...
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WALORSKI INTRODUCES BALANCED BUDGET AMENDMENT

April 15, 2013
WALORSKI INTRODUCES BALANCED BUDGET AMENDMENT

  04/16/13 Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02), a member of the House Budget Committee, introduced a balanced budget Constitutional amendment (H.J. Res. 38) as her first sponsored legislation in the 113th Congress.  The bill restricts outlays to revenue, allowing Congress to spend no more than it takes in each year. “On Tax Day, Hoosier families...
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WALORSKI and COATS Speak Out on Obama’s Budget

April 10, 2013
WALORSKI and COATS Speak Out on Obama’s Budget

  04/11/13 Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02) issued the following statement regarding the President’s budget proposal: “The President’s budget is the latest testament to his unfortunate disconnect with the American people.  Considering his plan is 65 days late for submission, it is discouraging that the White House could not offer a more legitimate budget to...
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Congresswoman Stops in Bremen as part of District-wide Agriculture Tour

March 26, 2013
Congresswoman Stops in Bremen as part of District-wide Agriculture Tour

  03/27/13 In recognition of Indiana’s Agriculture Appreciation Month, Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02) stopped in Bremen as part of the “Hoosier Harvest Tour,” a district-wide agriculture tour.  During a visit to Marvin Houin’s Farm, Congresswoman Walorski sat down with area farmers and members of the Indiana Farm Bureau to have a roundtable discussion about...
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WALORSKI APPLAUDS HOUSE PASSAGE OF A BALANCED FEDERAL BUDGET

March 21, 2013
WALORSKI APPLAUDS HOUSE PASSAGE OF A BALANCED FEDERAL BUDGET

  03/22/13 The U.S. House of Representatives today voted for passage of the House Budget Resolution for Fiscal Year 2014, H. Con. Res. 25.  As a member of the House Budget Committee, Congresswoman Jackie Walorski applauded the passage of a budget that will balance in 10 years, spur economic growth, and enable job creation....
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WALORSKI: IT IS TIME FOR CONGRESS TO PASS A RESPONSIBLE BUDGET

March 13, 2013
WALORSKI: IT IS TIME FOR CONGRESS TO PASS A RESPONSIBLE BUDGET

  03/14/13 Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02), a member of the House Budget Committee, released the following statement regarding the House Republicans budget plan, The Path to Prosperity: A Responsible, Balanced Budget: “I applaud the hard work of Chairman Paul Ryan and my Republican colleagues to present the American people with a responsible, commonsense budget...
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WALORSKI JOINS VA & PARKVIEW HEALTH TO ANNOUNCE HEALTH CARE FACILITY

March 12, 2013
WALORSKI JOINS VA & PARKVIEW HEALTH TO ANNOUNCE HEALTH CARE FACILITY

  03/13/13 Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02) today joined members of the VA Northern Indiana Health Care System, Parkview Health, and other elected officials to introduce plans for a new veteran’s mental health facility.  The Parkview Hospital Randallia campus is set to begin construction on the VA Fort Wayne Outpatient Clinic for Northern Indiana veterans...
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WALORSKI SUPPORTS HOOSIER BILL TO RESTORE FISCAL TRANSPERENCY

March 6, 2013
WALORSKI SUPPORTS HOOSIER BILL TO RESTORE FISCAL TRANSPERENCY

  03/07/13 Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02) Tuesday supported a bill sponsored by Congressman Luke Messer (IN-06) requiring the President to tell Congress how much future deficits will cost taxpayers (H.R. 668).  This legislation passed with overwhelming bipartisan support, with a final vote of 392-28. “I applaud the passage of Rep. Messer’s legislation to bring Hoosier...
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Walorski Speaks at Republican Breakfast

February 21, 2013
Walorski Speaks at Republican Breakfast

  02/22/13 Congresswoman Jackie Walorski was in Plymouth Thursday morning for the monthly breakfast of the Marshall County Republicans.  She addressed a group of over 50 Republican during breakfast meeting at Christo’s Banquet Center.  Walorski spoke about a wide range of subjects including concerns about the upcoming sequestration.
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CONGRESSWOMAN WALORSKI STATEMENT ON PASSAGE OF FEDERAL PAY FREEZE BILL

February 15, 2013
CONGRESSWOMAN WALORSKI STATEMENT ON PASSAGE OF FEDERAL PAY FREEZE BILL

  02/18/13 Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02) released the following statement on the bipartisan passage of H.R. 273, to eliminate a statutory pay adjustment for federal employees: “With a national debt of $16.5 trillion, I applaud my colleagues for passing legislation to freeze pay for federal employees including the Vice President, Cabinet Secretaries, and Members...
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Congresswoman Walorski Responds to State of Union Address

February 13, 2013
Congresswoman Walorski Responds to State of Union Address

  02/14/13 Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02) released the following response to the President’s State of the Union address: “House Republicans are ready to get to work on common sense reforms to reduce our deficit and wasteful government spending in this Congress. “In Indiana, Hoosiers sit around their kitchen tables and make tough choices to...
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WALORSKI CO-SPONSORS PROTECT MEDICAL INNOVATION ACT

February 10, 2013
WALORSKI CO-SPONSORS PROTECT MEDICAL INNOVATION ACT

  02/11/13 In an effort to save Hoosier jobs, Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02) today became an original co-sponsor of the Protect Medical Innovation Act (H.R. 523).  This bill will eliminate the 2.3 percent tax on the sale of medical devices, which went into effect on January 1, 2013 as part of the President’s Affordable...
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