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Sep 28, 2016

ROKITA SUPPORTS 9/11 BILL, VOTES TO OVERTURN OBAMA VETO

Today, Rep. Todd Rokita issued a statement after voting in favor of overturning President Obama’s veto of the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA).

Jun 28, 2016

REP. ROKITA STATEMENT ON BENGHAZI REPORT

Today, the House Select Committee on Benghazi released its final report looking into the events preceding and following the Benghazi attack. Rep. Todd Rokita issued the following statement in response to the report’s release.

Jun 23, 2016

REP. ROKITA STATEMENT ON UNITED STATES V. TEXAS RULING

Today, the Supreme Court issued a 4-4 decision in United States v. Texas, which upholds the lower court’s decision that President Obama’s executive order regarding illegal immigration is unlawful. Rep. Todd Rokita issued the following statement in response to the ruling.

May 25, 2016

ROKITA DISCUSSES CONGRESS’S “POWER OF THE PURSE”

Our Constitution lays out clear roles and boundaries for all three branches of our government. Unfortunately, recent actions by the President and courts have put that separation of powers in jeopardy.

May 19, 2016

5-19-2016 Rokita Report

This week's Rokita Report discusses the committee passage of the Improving Child Nutrition and Education Act, House passage of the NDAA, and a Rokita Reading on an ill-conceived regulation.

Mar 1, 2016

Rokita Discusses Closing Guantanamo Bay

Rep. Rokita was on Fox 59's INFocus to discuss the President's reckless plan to close the Guantanamo Bay facilities.

Feb 23, 2016

ROKITA STATEMENT ON PRESIDENT’S RECKLESS PLAN TO CLOSE GUANTANAMO BAY

Over 100 former detainees in Guantanamo Bay have already been confirmed to have returned to terrorist activities and over 70 more are suspected of having done so. The President’s irresponsible plan jeopardizes the safety of American troops and the general public.

Dec 18, 2015

ROKITA VOTES FOR PACKAGE THAT PROTECTS HOOSIER MEDICAL DEVICE INDUSTRY, FARMERS, AND BUSINESSES

“This package is a good step forward to locking in conservative reforms that will help put this country back on the right track. It is important going into next year that the Senate do their job and pass critical appropriations bills on time,” added Rokita.

Nov 20, 2015

ROKITA HOSTS COLLABORATIVE DISCUSSION ABOUT SCHOOL SAFETY

I have visited over 30 schools during the last few years where we discussed school safety. I have also studied school safety technology with the security industry and best practices with law enforcement. One of the things I learned is that those groups were not always talking with each other. Today’s event is meant to reverse that," said Rep. Rokita.

Nov 19, 2015

ROKITA STATEMENT ON SYRIAN REFUGEE STRATEGY

This bill honors our Constitutional duty to the American people to keep them safe by requiring the Obama Administration to verify that any refugees from Syria or Iraq entering the United States have no terrorist or radical sympathies," Rep. Todd Rokita

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