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.
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.
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:
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.
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.
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.
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:
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.