Congresswoman Jackie Walorski

Representing the 2nd District of Indiana
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Mar 4, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— U.S. Representatives Jackie Walorski (IN-02) and Mike Kelly (PA-03) and U.S. Senators Joe Donnelly (D-IN) and Dan Coats (R-IN) today introduced concurrent resolutions in the Senate and House honoring the life of University of Notre Dame President Emeritus Fr. Theodore Hesburgh, C.S.C., who passed away on Thursday, February 26, 2015.

Feb 27, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02) issued the following statement following the passing of University of Notre Dame President Emeritus Fr. Theodore Hesburgh:

Feb 26, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Chairwoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02) convened her first Subcommittee on Nutrition hearing. The committee met to further examine the role of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) in relation to other federal assistance programs in a hearing titled, “SNAP Recipient Characteristics and Dynamics”.

Feb 26, 2015 Press Release

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.

Feb 24, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02) returned tonight 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.

Feb 19, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02) announced today she has been named to participate in the Fixing Veterans Health Care Summit next Thursday in Washington, D.C., along with Sens. John McCain (R-AZ) and Marco Rubio (R-FL), former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich, health policy experts, and veterans’ advocates.

Feb 18, 2015 Press Release

MISHAWAKA - Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02) visited Martin’s Super Market in South Bend today in an effort to tout legislation that encourages businesses to donate food inventory to local food shelters.

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Feb 12, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. – Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02), member of the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee, attended a bill signing ceremony today where President Obama signed legislation into law that aims to lower veteran suicides.

Feb 12, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC On Thursday, seven Hoosier Lawmakers penned a letter to Indiana Senator Joe Donnelly requesting that he reconsider three recent votes to block full and open debate on the House-passed bill fully funding the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), H.R.

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Mar 4, 2015 In The News

U.S. Senators Joe Donnelly (D-IN) and Dan Coats (R-IN) and U.S. Representatives Jackie Walorski (IN-02) and Mike Kelly (PA-03) introduced concurrent resolutions in the Senate and House Wednesday honoring the life of University of Notre Dame President Emeritus Fr. Theodore Hesburgh, C.S.C.

Mar 4, 2015 In The News

Local lawmakers are reacting to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ‘s address to Congress Tuesday.

Congresswoman Jackie Walorski spoke on the Senate floor Monday on the threat of Iran towards the United States and allies.  

Moments after the speech, she described his address as “electric” and “bold.”

Feb 27, 2015 In The News

U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski said Friday that a recent visit to the detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, has only reinforced her belief that it would be dangerous to close the facility and transfer detainees to the U.S.

Feb 27, 2015 In The News

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Feb 26, 2015 In The News

Many Department of Veterans Affairs hospitals should close and the department should focus on its original mission to care for those disabled in war, while reallocating the rest of its funding to partially subsidize routine medical care for other veterans at ordinary doctors' offices.

Feb 25, 2015 In The News

U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski, R-Jimtown, traveled to the U.S. Naval Station in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, this week as part of a bipartisan congressional delegation.

Feb 25, 2015 In The News

Eight House members returned Tuesday night from day-long inspection of the U.S. detention facility in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

The delegation observed detention operations, received an intelligence overview and toured specific areas of the detention facility, Rep. Jackie Walorski (R-Ind.), who participated in the trip, said in a statement. 

Feb 25, 2015 In The News
WASHINGTON, DC - Representative Jackie Walorski (R-IN) has returned from a visit to Guantanamo Bay to see operations at the base. She was part of a bipartisan Congressional Delegation or CODEL to the base to see its inner workings. 
Feb 20, 2015 In The News

ndiana Representative Jackie Walorski is making an announcement - that she will help in the fixing Veterans Health Care Summit next Thursday in D.C.

She will report on how to deliver efficient and effective health care to veterans in the 21st Century.

Congresswoman Walorski released this statement saying: 

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Feb 20, 2015 In The News

A tax break given to local businesses who donate to food pantries could soon become permanent.

It's called the Fighting Hunger Incentive. 

The idea is to encourage businesses to donate food they otherwise would throw out.

Congresswoman Jackie Walorski was at the Martin's on State Road 23.

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