A Republican congresswoman has introduced a resolution in support of sending captured Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) fighters to the Guantánamo Bay detention facility, calling their release "completely nonsensical."
Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02) announced this week’s honoree for her ‘Who’s Who in IN-02’ initiative. During a speech on the House floor, Walorski congratulated the Penn High School girls’ basketball team for winning the Class 4A Girls Basketball State Championship last month.
This week, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) selected Rep. Jackie Walorski (R-IN), a member of the House Armed Services Committee, to deliver the Weekly Republican Address on Saturday, February 27. In her address, Rep. Walorski will discuss the House’s commitment to prevent the transfer of Guantanamo Bay detainees to American soil. - See more at: http://www.speaker.gov/press-release/rep-jackie-walorski-deliver-weekly-republican-address-0#sthash.LtyWImy5.dpuf
Congresswoman Jackie Walorski made several stops in Michiana Tuesday as part of her Who's Who in IN-02 tour.
New legislation was filed Wednesday on Capitol Hill following a FOX59 investigation into the prescribing practices at the Marion Veteran Affairs Medical Center. Representative Jackie Walorski (R-Ind.), will speak on the house floor Thursday morning and introduce the bill. She is also a member of the Veteran Affairs Committee.
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WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02) today greeted Hoosier veterans of World War II and the Korean War who are visiting Washington, D.C., with Honor Flight Northeast Indiana.
WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02) today applauded the unanimous passage of her legislation to protect veterans from scheduling manipulations at Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) facilities.
WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02) today spoke on the House floor to mark National Police Week and honor the nation’s police officers.
WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02) today voted for H.R. 5243, the Zika Response Appropriations Act, which provides $622.1 million in fully-offset funding for domestic and international efforts to combat the global Zika virus outbreak. The bill passed the House by a vote of 241 to 184.
WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02), a member of the House Armed Services Committee, today released the following statement after the House passed H.R. 4909, the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2017, which authorizes defense spending, by a vote of 277 to 147:
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by Leigh Munsil
Days after US Special Operatives captured a leader of the Islamic State, Congresswoman Jackie Walorski introduced a resolution on how to handle the captured fighters, saying it's simple: send him t