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Congresswoman Walorski Tours New U.S. 31 Near South Bend

August 23, 2013
Congresswoman Walorski Tours New U.S. 31 Near South Bend

  08/26/13 Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02) Thursday toured the New U.S. 31 Plymouth to South Bend project with Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) officials.   “I appreciate the opportunity to tour the U.S. 31 construction between South Bend and Plymouth with the Indiana Department of Transportation to view the progress on this critical project...
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CONGRESSWOMAN WALORSKI HOSTS TOWN HALL IN ROCHESTER

August 22, 2013
CONGRESSWOMAN WALORSKI HOSTS TOWN HALL IN ROCHESTER

  08/23/13 Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02) Wednesday held a town hall meeting at the Fulton County Council Chambers in Rochester to provide a legislative update on her efforts in Washington to control federal spending and answer questions from constituents. “I appreciate the opportunity to meet with Second District Hoosiers to hear their questions and...
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CONGRESSWOMAN WALORSKI RETURNS FROM TRIP TO ISRAEL

August 20, 2013
CONGRESSWOMAN WALORSKI RETURNS FROM TRIP TO ISRAEL

  08/21/13 Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02) recently returned from Israel where she gained firsthand understanding of some of our nation’s most pressing foreign policy challenges.  During the trip, Walorski met with senior Israeli and Palestinian leaders and learned more about the U.S.-Israel relationship, Israel’s security situation, and current political and economic trends in the...
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WALORSKI VOTES TO REIGN IN GOVERNMENT, REQUEST ACCOUNTABILITY

August 4, 2013
WALORSKI VOTES TO REIGN IN GOVERNMENT, REQUEST ACCOUNTABILITY

  08/05/13 During “Stop Government Abuse Week,” Congresswoman Jackie Walorski supported numerous bills to demand accountability from government agencies, like the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), and reign in overreaching regulations that are hurting our economy.  “When I talk to Hoosiers at home on the weekends, they want Congress to work on strengthening the American...
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WALORSKI SUPPORTS BIPARTISAN STUDENT LOAN CERTAINTY ACT OF 2013

August 1, 2013
WALORSKI SUPPORTS BIPARTISAN STUDENT LOAN CERTAINTY ACT OF 2013

  08/02/13 Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02) released the following statement after the House passed the Bipartisan Student Loan Certainty Act of 2013 (originally passed by the House as the Smarter Solutions for Students Act): “As a first generation college student, I am pleased the Senate has finally joined the House to pass commonsense legislation...
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WALORSKI, LUCAS HOST AGRICULTURE ROUNDTABLE IN KNOX

July 29, 2013
WALORSKI, LUCAS HOST AGRICULTURE ROUNDTABLE IN KNOX

  07/30/13 Joined by House Agriculture Committee Chairman Frank Lucas (OK-3), Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02) Monday hosted a roundtable discussion with Hoosier farmers to address important issues facing the agriculture industry.  Held by Starke County Farm Bureau President Brad Lawrence at LTL Farms in Knox, Walorski and Lucas provided a legislative update on the...
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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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