19 hrs ago
OPINION: Letter: Ludicrous to impose higher rates on students
If Congress fails to act, then on July 1 interest rates on subsidized federal student loans will double from 3.4 percent to 6.8 percent.
Sat May 11, 2013
Evansville Courier & Press
Legislative Roll Call | Public Records | May 6 - May 10
U.S. DEBT PRIORITIES: Voting 221 for and 207 against, the House on May 9 sent the Senate a Republican bill giving payment priority to bondholders, such as domestic pension funds and foreign governments, if the Treasury were unable to meet all of its debt obligations.
Thu May 09, 2013
Bill would set timeline for aircraft-certification reform
Five members of the U.S. House, citing regulations that they say have been overtaken by technology, are seeking to set a year-end 2015 deadline for the FAA to act on recommendations being developed for less costly - and safer - aircraft certification procedures.
Tue May 07, 2013
The Wichita Eagle
Re: Pompeo introduces legislation he says will help light aircraft industry
Rep. Mike Pompeo, R-Wichita, on Tuesday introduced the Light Aircraft Revitalization Act, which sponsors say would streamline the certification process, lower costs and revitalize the general aviation industry.
Sun May 05, 2013
Sat May 04, 2013
WLFI-TV West Lafayette
Rokita urges Hoosiers to report damage
This week, Republican Congressman Todd Rokita urged those affected by the flood to turn in their damages to the Department of Homeland Security.
Wed May 01, 2013
Walorski, Indiana Representatives Request Answers Regarding Medical Device Impact on Veterans
As the only member of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee, Congresswoman Jackie Walorski led a letter to the Department of Veterans Affairs supported by bipartisan members of Indiana's delegation.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Aftermath of forgery trial
Local party leaders and others reacted Friday to the verdict in the forgery trial involving former longtime chair of the county and congressional district Democratic Party Butch Morgan and party member Dustin Blythe.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Journal and Courier
Gun control reason for simultaneous rallies on bridge, at courthouse
Around 10 a.m. Saturday, Stephanie Karpicke welcomed a crowd on the John T. Myers Pedestrian Bridge.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
American Institute of Physics
House Education and Workforce Subcommittee Reviews STEM Education Programs
The Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary and Secondary Education within the House Committee on Education and the Workforce held an April 10 hearing to review federal investments in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics education programs.
The Indianapolis Star
Todd Rokita: Indiana can do better than expanding broken Medicaid system
During a recent House Budget Committee hearing, I had an exchange with the director of the White House's Office of Management and Budget, Jeff Zients, about President Obama's budget proposal for fiscal year 2014 and how it addresses Medicaid.