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WALORSKI SUPPORTS PRIVACY RIGHTS FOR AMERICAN CITIZENS

July 25, 2013
WALORSKI SUPPORTS PRIVACY RIGHTS FOR AMERICAN CITIZENS

  07/26/13 As part of the House-passed Department of Defense Appropriations Act (H.R. 2397), Congresswoman Jackie Walorski supported an amendment offered by Congressman Richard Nugent to stand up for the privacy rights of American citizens in light of recent revelations regarding NSA surveillance.  “American citizens must be protected from overreaching government infringement,” said Walorski. ...
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HOUSE APPROVES WALORSKI MILITARY WHISTLEBLOWER PROTECTIONS BILL

June 27, 2013
HOUSE APPROVES WALORSKI MILITARY WHISTLEBLOWER PROTECTIONS BILL

    06/28/13 The House of Representatives today passed a bill authored by Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02), H.R. 1864, to extend whistleblower protections to military sexual assault victims with an overwhelmingly bipartisan vote of 423-0.  As her first standalone bill, this legislation requires the Inspector General to investigate allegations of retaliation in connection to...
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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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