In The News
by Leigh Munsil
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."
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 to Guantanamo Bay.
Veterans treated at VA hospitals will now be enrolled in the Indiana State Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (INSPECT). This will allow doctors to view patients’ controlled substance history and note red flags.
The House Veterans Affairs Committee approved a provision authored by U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski (R-IN) on Thursday that would require Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) facilities to participate in drug monitoring programs.
President Barack Obama 'seems to think as if a more timid America would keep us safe," and the debate over whether to transfer Guantanamo Bay detainees to the United States is a "distraction from the president's failure to defeat ISIS," Rep. Jackie Walorski said in Saturday's GOP address. https://youtu.be/Af6z9zluk20
Up, up and away.
Civil Air Patrol cadets took flight at Elkhart Municipal Airport on Saturday.
As the civilian auxiliary of the Air Force, "CAP," focuses on youth development intended to strengthen future aerospace leaders .
Rep. Jackie Walorski (R-Ind.) used the Republican weekly address to suggest that President Obama's last-ditch push to shutter the Guantánamo Bay detention facility is a move to make the U.S. more "timid."
ELKHART — A local U.S. representative had the privilege of delivering the weekly Republican address on Saturday morning.