In The News

Dec 9, 2014 | Indiana Chamber

Job ‘Casualties’ Mount Due to Device Tax

Issues: Health

In our most recent Indiana Chamber Policy Call with Congressman Todd Rokita, the subject of the medical device tax came up. No surprise. It’s been a topic in countless conversations ever since the terrible idea was first broached in 2010.

Dec 1, 2014 | Kokomo Perspective

Rokita visits

Congressman Todd Rokita recently paid a visit to Kokomo in order to get his “marching orders” from citizens before returning to Congress.

Nov 22, 2014 | Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

D.C. bipartisanship benefits children

Issues: Energy

The House passed the legislation on a voice vote in September; the Senate approved it by a 88-1 vote on Tuesday; and Obama, surrounded by Republican and Democratic lawmakers, signed it on Wednesday.

Nov 3, 2014 | XRB Radio

Rokita to EPA: Abandon Harmful Farm Regulations

Issues: Energy

Representative Todd Rokita is again leading the charge to stand up for Hoosier Farmers. Today, the Congressman called on the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to abandon its “Navigable Waterways” rule, which could potentially allow the agency to regulate Hoosiers’ puddles and front yards.

Oct 22, 2014 | XRB Radio

Rokita calls for greater protection from Ebola threat

Issues: Health

“Hoosiers, concerned about Ebola, as well as misleading information from the Administration, expect quicker action,” said Rokita. “I support a ban on flights from infected countries, visa suspensions, as well as stronger screenings at our ports of entry, including airports and border crossings.”

Oct 10, 2014 | The Flyer Group

U.S. Rep Todd Rokita visits Brownsburg PD

U.S. Rep. Todd Rokita visited the police department here on Wednesday to learn more about local government and what they do for the community.

Oct 3, 2014 | AOPA

Rep. Rokita says bill is ‘very important’

Issues: Transportation

Rokita said that the FAA could direct its focus to more important matters and there could be more, safer pilots. Rokita said that he and other lawmakers will keep the pressure up on the rulemaking process, but noted that even if the FAA proposed rules aren’t what pilots want, the legislative effort continues.

Oct 2, 2014 | Hindu American Foundation

HAF Joins Indian American Groups In Welcoming Prime Minister Modi

HAF’s Associate Director of Government Relations, Jay Kansara, liaised with community leaders and other major Indian American organizations to enable an unprecedented 33 Members of Congress and Governor Nikki Randhawa Haley to both attend the event as well as participate in a private meeting with the Prime Minister organized by the Embassy of India.*

Sep 29, 2014 | Kokomo Herald

Lafayette to Kokomo Car Cruise Drives Home School Choice

Issues: Education

“School Choice is an important foundation supporting our Hoosier and national economy,” said Rokita. “As Chairman of the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary and Secondary Education, I’m helping to make sure every student makes his or her unique contribution.”

Sep 29, 2014 | Pharos Tribune

Rokita looking to cut red tap

Rokita met with nine of the company's employees to talk about issues related to Red Tape Rollback, a program he said thrives on receiving feedback from constituents regarding what they feel are examples of excessive regulation so that his office can work to address them.