Member Login

Lost your password?

Not a member yet? Sign Up!

Posts Tagged ‘ jackie walorski ’

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...
Read More »

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...
Read More »

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...
Read More »

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. ...
Read More »

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...
Read More »

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...
Read More »

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...
Read More »

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)...
Read More »

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...
Read More »

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...
Read More »