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May 3, 2017

ROKITA VOTES TO SUPPORT PRESIDENT TRUMP’S AGENDA

Today I voted to keep President Trump’s agenda moving forward by keeping spending flat and better ordering our priorities.

Mar 9, 2017

ROKITA-GREEN-ROBY RE-INTRODUCE BIPARTISAN WORKPLACE SAFETY LEGISLATION

Today, Representative Todd Rokita (R-IN), along with Representatives Gene Green (D-TX) and Martha Roby (R-AL), re-introduced H.R. 1444, the Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) Act. The VPP Act is legislation to make permanent a key voluntary workplace safety program. This is the second consecutive Congress in which Rep. Rokita, Rep. Green, and Rep. Roby have introduced this bipartisan legislation.

Oct 28, 2016

ICYMI: ROKITA-LED FEDERAL EMPLOYEE REFORMS ‘LONG OVERDUE’

Rep. Todd Rokita’s Promote Accountability and Government Efficiency (PAGE) Act was praised in a recent editorial written by James Sherk, a research fellow of labor economics in the Center for Data Analysis at The Heritage Foundation.

Sep 22, 2016

ROKITA SUPPORTS PASSAGE OF JUVENILE JUSTICE REFORM

Today, H.R. 5963, the Supporting Youth Opportunity and Preventing Delinquency Act of 2016, passed the House after Rep. Todd Rokita spoke on the House of Representatives floor in support of the measure.

May 18, 2016

Rokita gets school food bill right

Thank you, Congressman Todd Rokita, for supporting Indiana jobs through expansion of the Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program for schools.

Apr 28, 2016

ROKITA REJECTS BURDENSOME FIDUCIARY RULE

The DOL’s new ‘fiduciary’ rule would deny Hoosiers retirement options while also driving up the cost of receiving financial consulting

Apr 27, 2016

HOUSE PASSES ROKITA-LED BILL REMOVING BURDENSOME TARIFFS

"Helping eliminate these miscellaneous tariffs will reduce costs and lower incentives to relocate manufacturing operations abroad, keeping good jobs here,” said Brian Burton, President and CEO of Indiana Manufacturers Association

Apr 21, 2016

ROKITA STATEMENT ON DEPARTMENT OF LABOR’S FIDUCIARY RULE OVERREACH

The DOL’s new ‘fiduciary’ rule is the latest over-regulation of the private sector we have experienced under President Obama. This rule will deny retirement options while also driving up the cost of receiving financial consulting.

Apr 16, 2016

Are you ready for new overtime rules?

Many in Congress agree. A letter dated Feb. 9 was sent to Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez, and was signed by 108 members of Congress, including Indiana representatives Todd Rokita, Susan Brooks, Luke Messer, Larry Bucshon and Jackie Walorski.

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