Congresswoman Jackie Walorski

Representing the 2nd District of Indiana
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Apr 23, 2015 Press Release

Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02) encourages her constituents to vote for their favorite submission to the 2015 Congressional Art Competition.

The first and second winners will be determined by a panel of judges as well as honorable mentions. In addition, Walorski will award the student whose artwork receives the most Facebook “likes” on Walorski’s official Facebook page.

Apr 16, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. – Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02) made the following statement after H.R. 1105, Death Tax Repeal Act of 2015, passed the House by a vote of 240-179:

Mar 25, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02), today applauded passage of the House Budget Resolution for Fiscal Year 2016, H. Con. Res. 27 which balances in 10 years, cuts spending and spurs job creation passed the House by a vote of 228-199.

Mar 23, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02) announced that beginning today, her district offices will begin accepting artwork for the 2015 Congressional Art Competition sponsored by the U.S. House of Representatives. The Congressional Art Competition was established in 1982 to give members of Congress the opportunity to recognize artistic talent amongst their constituents.

Mar 16, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Reps. Jackie Walorski (R-IN) and Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI) introduced bipartisan legislation that would expand veterans’ access to certain health care services and allow former service members to receive services from local providers.

Mar 10, 2015 Press Release

NORTH MANCHESTER, IN – In recognition of Indiana’s Agriculture Appreciation Month, Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02), member of the House Committee on Agriculture, stopped in Wabash County today as part of her district-wide agriculture tour.  During the visit to Midwest Poultry Services, Walorski toured the facility and met with agriculture experts and business leaders.

Mar 6, 2015 Press Release

MISHAWAKA, IN –Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02) presented U.S. Navy veteran Maurice Mynsberge with nine military service awards at a ceremony in her Mishawaka District Office today, joined by St. Joseph County Veteran Service Officer Kevin Kelsheimer and Mishawaka's VFW Post 360 Commander Steve Vellner.

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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”.

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In The News

May 1, 2015 In The News

 

Congresswoman Jackie Walorski wants the Department of Defense to support non-profit programs that give support for children of veterans that have mental disorders.

Apr 24, 2015 In The News

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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Apr 20, 2015 In The News

SOUTH BEND - Last summer, in a rare act of bipartisanship, Congress overwhelmingly voted to change the VA. 

It was quickly singed into law by the president with the hopes of reducing wait times.

But a little less than a year after that bill was passed, this is what a local veteran has to say about the VA.

Apr 20, 2015 In The News

Last year’s scandal over delayed medical care for veterans brought a wave of outrage, demands for change and, eventually, a bipartisan deal in Congress — which provided about $17 billion in funding — to address the problems.

Apr 9, 2015 In The News

 

MISHAWAKA, Ind. -- Hundreds of people filed into Bethel College Wednesday for the second annual job fair hosted by Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (R-IN).

Apr 9, 2015 In The News
SOUTH BEND - For the second year House Representative Jackie Walorski hosted a job fair for the area. The fair was held at Bethel College and welcomed all people to apply for more than 1,000 available jobs.
Apr 9, 2015 In The News

Veteran-owned businesses are getting a spotlight from Washington. Rep.

Apr 9, 2015 In The News

Representative Jackie Walorski stopped in St. Joseph County Tuesday to visit four different veteran owned businesses.

Apr 1, 2015 In The News

Officials in a newly formed organization with aims to expand military presence in Miami County and increase Department of Defense contracts across the region recently traveled to Washington, D.C. to promote the area.

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