– Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02) today announced this week’s honoree for her ‘Who’s Who in IN-02’ initiative. During a speech on the House floor, Walorski congratulated Danielle Green, a former Notre Dame basketball player and Iraq veteran who recently won the Pat Tillman award at the Excellence in Sports Performance Yearly (ESPY) ceremony this month.
Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02), a member of the House Armed Services and House Veterans’ Affairs Committees, introduced legislation to rename a United States Post Office building in honor of Elkhart resident, U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Jesse Williams who was killed in the line of duty in 2013. H.R. 2413 will designate an Elkhart post office as the "Staff Sergeant Jesse Williams Post Office Building,” in honor of Williams.
Washington D.C. – Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02), a member of the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee, today welcomed Hoosier veterans at the World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C. Hoosier World War II veterans from Northern Indiana made the trip to Washington as part of a Northeast Indiana Honor Flight Network trip. During the visit, Walorski thanked veterans for their service and sacrifice on behalf of their country. Today’s flight also carried Honor Flight Northeast Indiana’s (NEI) 1,000th veteran and was also the 400th national Honor Flight.
A Goshen veteran is counting his lucky stars after doctors told him several months ago he only had three weeks to live. Thursday, former Marine Sgt. Erik Olson and his wife Erin sat down with NewsCenter 16 to talk about Erik's remission and their experience fighting "poor" healthcare at a local VA clinic.
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Weekly initiative highlights a local Hoosier or business for notable achievementsWASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02) today announced this week’s honoree for her ‘Who’s Who in IN-02’ initiative.
Mishawaka, Ind. – Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02) today presented Granger resident Shaun Armet with a Congressional Award Silver Medal for participating in the Congressional Award program and demonstrating an outstanding commitment to community service, personal development, physical fitness, and exploration.
Mishawaka, Ind. – Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02) today issued the following statement regarding the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) final Clean Power Plan unveiled by President Obama and EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy:
WASHINGTON D.C. – Today, Rep. Jackie Walorski (R-IN) and Rep. Tim Walz (D-MN), members of the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee, introduced legislation to help provide more efficient care to veterans.
WASHINGTON D.C. – Today, Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02), a member of the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee, voted to support legislation to bring greater accountability to the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).