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Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel took fire from skeptical House members over the president’s strategy for dealing with the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS or ISIL), even after the House approved a plan to train and equip moderate Syrian rebels to fight the group.
A day after the House passed legislation authorizing the Pentagon to arm and train vetted Syrian rebels, the debate on Capitol Hill shifted to what the United States needs to do next to defeat the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.
U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski spoke Tuesday in support of a resolution condemning the Obama administration for the release of five Taliban prisoners in exchange for U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl.
The resolution passed by a vote of 249-163, with 22 Democrats joining all Republicans to support the resolution.
Second District U.S. Congresswoman Jackie Walorski toured the Ivy Tech Warsaw Orthopedic and Advanced Manufacturing Facility Wednesday.
The stop in Warsaw was during her two day district-wide “Hoosier Education Tour.”
U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski is impressed with the workforce training that’s taking place at the SCILL Center welding lab. She stopped there yesterday as part of her district-wide education tour.
La PORTE — While visiting the South La Porte County Special Education Cooperative on Thursday, U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski, R-District 2, related a story about her first serious encounter with a child with special needs.
LAKEVILLE — As a crowd gathered around Indiana Gov. Mike Pence Wednesday after a portion of the new U.S. 31 was dedicated as Mangus Memorial Highway, a son of the late state Rep. Richard Mangus said he knew exactly what his father would be thinking about with the opening of the long-awaited highway.