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Walorski Questions VA Secretary on Budget Shortfall

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July 26, 2015
Walorski Questions VA Secretary on Budget Shortfall

WASHINGTON D.C. – Thursday, Representative Walorski (IN-02) and members of the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee heard testimony from the Secretary of the Department of Veteran Affairs (VA), Robert McDonald, regarding the pending $2.5 billion VA budget shortfall and looming system shutdown. “It wasn’t too long ago that veterans were dying because of intolerable acts...
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Donnelly & Walorski Meets with New Adjutant General of Indiana National Guard

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July 15, 2015
Donnelly & Walorski Meets with New Adjutant General of Indiana National Guard

Washington, D.C. – Tuesday, U.S. Senator Joe Donnelly and Congresswoman Jackie Walorski had the opportunity to meet with Major General Courtney P. Carr, the new Adjutant General of the Indiana National Guard. Donnelly, Walorski and Carr discussed a range of issues, including the importance of the Indiana National Guard to our state and country, as well as the...
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Walorski Votes to Permanently Extend Research & Development Tax Credit Provides Innovation to Build a 21st Century Economy

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May 21, 2015
Walorski Votes to Permanently Extend Research & Development Tax Credit  Provides Innovation to Build a 21st Century Economy

Representative Jackie Walorski (IN-02) Wednesday supported legislation to strengthen manufacturing and promote Hoosier investment. H.R.880, the American Research and Competitiveness Act, permanently extends and strengthens the expired research and development tax credit, while allowing small businesses to claim the credit. The bill passed the House by a vote of 274-145. “Hoosier businesses are suffering from a...
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Walorski Issues Statement on Death Tax Repeal Act of 2015

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April 16, 2015
Walorski Issues Statement on Death Tax Repeal Act of 2015

WASHINGTON D.C. – Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02) made the following statement after H.R. 1105, Death Tax Repeal Act of 2015, passed the House by a vote of 240-179: “For too long, the death tax has undermined small businesses and the life savings of farmers across Indiana and has become the number one reason why family-owned businesses...
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Walorski Supports Permanent Relief for Doctors, Medicare Patients

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March 30, 2015
Walorski Supports Permanent Relief for Doctors, Medicare Patients

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02), last week voted for legislation that would permanently repeal the current formula that pays doctors who treat Medicare patients which has long been broken, and replaces it with a formula that returns stability to Medicare physician payments. The bill,H.R. 2 will resolve a long-running problem over how much doctors...
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Walorski Attends Fixing Veterans Health Care Summit

February 26, 2015
Walorski Attends Fixing Veterans Health Care Summit

WASHINGTON, DC – In an effort to discuss solutions and reforms in providing health care to our nation’s finest, Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02) attended the “Fixing Veterans Health Care” summit today in downtown Washington DC. The event, sponsored by Concerned Veterans for America (CVA), was created to isolate existing challenges to veterans’ health care, identify systemic...
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Walorski Participates in CODEL to Guantanamo Bay

February 25, 2015
Walorski Participates in CODEL to Guantanamo Bay

WASHINGTON, DC – Representative Jackie Walorski (IN-02) returned Tuesday night from a daylong, bipartisan Congressional Delegation (CODEL) to the U.S. Naval Station in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.  Members of the CODEL observed detention operations, received an intelligence overview and toured specific areas of the detention facility. The trip also included meetings with the commander and...
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Coats, Walorski Offices to Host “Academy Day” in Northern Indiana

April 2, 2013
Coats, Walorski Offices to Host “Academy Day” in Northern Indiana

  04/03/13 Senator Dan Coats (R-Ind.) and Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (R-Ind.) Tuesday announced an upcoming “Academy Day” session in northern Indiana to provide students the opportunity to learn more about applying to one of the U.S. Service Academies. The informational session will take place on Saturday, April 6 at 1 p.m. ET at the Grissom...
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THREE YEARS LATER: WALORSKI HIGHLIGHTS LOCAL IMPACT OF OBAMACARE

March 28, 2013
THREE YEARS LATER: WALORSKI HIGHLIGHTS LOCAL IMPACT OF OBAMACARE

  03/29/13 In recognition of the three-year anniversary of the President’s Health Care Law last Satruday, Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02) visited Complexus Medical to hear about the impact of Obamacare on Michiana businesses. “The medical device tax is just one example of bad policy to burden innovators, eliminate good-paying jobs, and endanger quality care. ...
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CONGRESSWOMAN WALORSKI JOINS COMMUNITY FOOD DROP IN GRANGER

January 28, 2013
CONGRESSWOMAN WALORSKI JOINS COMMUNITY FOOD DROP IN GRANGER

  01/29/13 Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02) today joined an estimated 3,000 volunteers at the annual Food Drop to pack and distribute food boxes for area families in need.  Through a partnership of churches including Granger Community College, South Gate Church, and Waypoint Church, volunteers loaded groceries into trucks, delivering over 8,000 boxes to local...
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