Mishawaka, Ind. – After three days of touring schools across the Second Congressional District, Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02) ended her ‘Walorski Education Tour’ in St. Joseph County at Penn High School earlier today.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Jackie Walorski, R-Jimtown, along with Congressman Fred Upton, R-St. Joseph, have sent a letter to the chief executive officer of British Petroleum (BP) demanding answers to questions pertaining to the sudden closing of its refinery in Whiting, Ind., which has caused a sharp spike in gas prices throughout the upper Midwest.
WASHINGTON – Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02) and Rep. Fred Upton (MI-06) issued the following statement after production problems reportedly triggered an outage at BP’s Whiting Refinery in Northern Indiana last weekend:
Elkhart, Ind. – Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02) today stopped in Elkhart County as part of her district-wide ‘Get Regulation Out of the Way’ (GROW) tour. Over the next two days, Walorski will visit manufacturers, local businesses and farms to hear how federal regulations have affected their industry.
MISHAWAKA, Ind. – Today Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02) joined AM General and Mercedes-Benz executives during a historic event where the manufacturer rolled its first Mercedes-Benz R-Class off the line at its state-of-the-art commercial vehicle assembly plant in Mishawaka.
Mishawaka, Ind. – Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02) yesterday returned from a weeklong, bipartisan trip to the Czech Republic. While there, Walorski met with Czech Parliamentarians and participated in panel discussions regarding current defense collaboration and cybersecurity and privacy between the U.S., European Union (EU) and the Czech Republic.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – 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 the North Miami Future Farmers of America (FFA) for raising funds to help fellow student Evan Exmeyer, who suffers from cerebral palsy.
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.
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An Indiana Congresswoman is raising “grave concerns” about a possible Pentagon plan to move detainees from Guantanamo Bay to sites inside the United States.
Rep. Jackie Walorski raised those concerns in a letter sent to Defense Secretary Ash Carter Tuesday.
A Pentagon team is planning to visit a “handful” of additional locations in its search for a site on the mainland to house Guantánamo Bay detainees, risking the wrath of lawmakers wary of having terrorism suspects shipped to their backyards.
BUNKER HILL -- U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski paid a visit to Maconaquah Middle School Tuesday afternoon to see the school’s Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math initiative firsthand.
It was a special day for one Michiana educator.
NORTH MANCHESTER — U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski met with students of Manchester Jr. - Sr. High School's AP environmental science class on Tuesday to discuss local produce in the school's lunches, part of Walorski's two-day education tour.
As part of her September Education Tour, Representative Jackie Walorski (IN-02) visited two schools in Miami County on Tuesday.
ELKHART, Ind. (FOX28) -- Representative Jackie Walorski made a stop in Michiana Tuesday morning, for her Hoosier Education Tour.
Sept. 02--ELKHART -- U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski traveled to Elkhart Tuesday, visiting Roosevelt STEAM Academy here as part of a two-day tour focused on education.
Rep. Jackie Walorski (R-Ind.), a member of the House Armed Services Committee, sent a letter Tuesday to Defense Secretary Ash Carter expressing "grave concern" over Pentagon visits to potential sites in the U.S. where Guantanamo detainees may be housed.
U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski is taking a look at local schools in her district, to see what steps they are taking to increase graduation. One of her stops Monday was at North Judson-San Pierre High School. That school district has been challenged by budget issues, but school officials are working to keep programs in place to help struggling students graduate.
Watch Rep. Walorski provide her remarks after hearing testimony from parents of veterans on suicides in the VA.