In The News

Jul 2, 2015 | WLFI

Pence, Rokita tour crop damage in Jasper & Cass Counties

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence and U.S. Rep. Todd Rokita saw crop damage up close in one of the hardest hit areas — Jasper County.

Jun 24, 2015 | Indy Star

School lunches are creating a new contraband in Indiana

Issues: Education

"From firsthand experience, I can verify that despite the increased federal involvement in the school meals program, many students are still going to class hungry," said Rep. Todd Rokita, the Indianapolis Republican who called the hearing as head of a panel on the House Education and Workforce Committee.

Jun 24, 2015 | The Hill

Schools ask for more flexibility in school lunch regs

Issues: Education

Though the regulations are well-intended, Rep. Todd Rokita (R-Ind.), chair of the House Education and the Workforce Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary and Secondary Education, said states and schools are struggling.

Jun 18, 2015 | Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Hoosiers in Congress blast medical device tax

Issues: Health

Rep. Todd Rokita, R-4th, said, “If you want America to be less of a leader in the world when it comes to this industry, tax it.”

Jun 5, 2015 | Clinton County Daily News

Representative Rokita Speaks at Frankfort Rotary

United States Representative Todd Rokita (R-Indiana) was in Frankfort Friday to address a meeting of the Frankfort Rotary Club at Blueberry Hill Restaurant.

Jun 3, 2015 | Carroll County Comet

Supports choice in food production

s a farmer, as a mother, and as a health-conscious consumer, I applaud Representative Todd Rokita’s efforts and am pleased that he signed on as a co-sponsor of HR 1599.

Jun 2, 2015 | Clinton County Daily News

Ivy Tech Students Travel to Washington D.C.

Issues: Education

Students visited with Representatives Todd Rokita and Susan Brooks, and Senators Dan Coats and Joe Donnelly. The group was treated to a private tour of the Capitol building and House Gallery.

May 31, 2015 | Indy Star

Don’t let trade cheaters off the hook

On behalf of the American steel industry I would like to thank Rep. Todd Rokita, R-Ind., for his tenacious support of steel producers and our workers by co-sponsoring the American Trade Enforcement Effectiveness Act to improve the effectiveness of our trade laws, and for signing letters to House leadership on trade enforcement.

May 27, 2015 | AM 1310

Rep. Todd Rokita Talks New Education Legislation

Issues: Education

A strong conservative, Rokita is involved in the effort to rewrite No Child Left Behind.

May 21, 2015 | Safety and Health Magazine

Bipartisan bill would make VPP permanent

OSHA’s Voluntary Protection Programs would become a permanent fixture, under bipartisan legislation introduced May 21 in the House. VPP is a cooperative program intended to encourage employers to implement a comprehensive safety and health management system.

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