Congresswoman Jackie Walorski

Representing the 2nd District of Indiana
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Sep 2, 2015 Press Release
Visited ten schools across the Second Congressional District

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.

Aug 15, 2015 Press Release
Pair Send Letter to BP for Information on Refinery Shutdown, Pledge Rigorous Oversight

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.

Aug 13, 2015 Press Release

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:

Aug 12, 2015 Press Release
Walorski Get Regulation Out of the Way district-wide tour stops in Elkhart

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.

Aug 11, 2015 Press Release

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.

Aug 10, 2015 Press Release

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. 

Aug 4, 2015 Press Release
Weekly initiative highlights a local Hoosier or business for notable achievements

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.  

Aug 3, 2015 Press Release

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.

Aug 3, 2015 Press Release

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:

Jul 31, 2015 Press Release
Bill would provide clear set of standards for healthcare providers, vendors

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.