In the News: Elkhart Truth: Obama signs bill backed by Walorski to study recreation economy, another awaits his signature
Walorski also saw Congress approve another bill she had been actively working on, the 2017 National Defense Authorization Act.
NDAA Includes Walorski Provisions to Keep Gitmo Terrorists Off U.S. Soil, Strengthen Oversight of Detainee Transfers, Boost Electronic Warfare Innovation
In the News: Elkhart Truth: Congress approves Walorski’s bill to safeguard equipment used by military veterans
A bill introduced by U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski to safeguard the quality of mobility equipment used by disabled military veterans passed the U.S. House in a unanimous voice vote Wednesday.
Congress Passes Walorski Bill to Improve Quality and Safety of Disabled Veterans’ Mobility Equipment
Veterans Mobility Safety Act Will Update VA Standards for Automobile Adaptive Equipment
In the News: Elkhart Truth: Local reaction positive after federal overtime rule blocked from taking effect
U.S. Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (R-Dist.2) said she was “thrilled” and that the rule change was an “erroneous, over the top regulation” by President Barack Obama’s administration.
Rep. Jackie Walorski, R-Ind., … said the lack of a long-term plan has created a vacuum that allows actors other than the U.S. to influence the region.
House Acts to Stall Department of Labor Rule That Would Impact Small Businesses, Schools, Nonprofits, Employees
House Action Follows Administration’s $1.7 Billion Cash Payments to World’s No. 1 State Sponsor of Terrorism
Walorski, Rice, Costello Introduce Bill to Help WWII Veterans Denied Care After Secret Mustard Gas Experiments
Arla Harrell Act Would Require Reevaluation of Denied Benefits Claims Tied to Mustard Gas Exposure
H.R. 5351 Blocks Guantanamo Bay Detainee Transfers Until New Safeguards in Place or End of President’s Term; Vote Comes Day After Administration Reported Two More Former Gitmo Detainees Reengaged in Terrorist Activities