Press Releases

Sep 29, 2016

ROKITA VOTES ‘NO’ ON CONTINUING RESOLUTION

Representative Todd Rokita released the following statement after the House passed legislation to fund the federal government through December.

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).

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.

Sep 15, 2016

ROKITA LEADS ON ZIKA SOLUTION, INTRODUCES FULLY PAID-FOR PLAN

Issues: Health

ROKITA LEADS ON ZIKA SOLUTION, INTRODUCES FULLY PAID-FOR PLAN

Sep 14, 2016

ROKITA QUESTIONS DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION ON ITT TECH

Issues: Education

Today, Rep. Todd Rokita questioned James Runcie, the Chief Operating Officer of the Office of Federal Student Aid, in a letter asking for more information and data related to the government rules that ultimately forced Indiana-based ITT Educational Services, Inc. to close.

Sep 8, 2016

ROKITA SPEECH RECOGNIZES BICENTENNIAL TORCH RELAY

Rep. Todd Rokita spoke on the House of Representatives floor to recognize the Bicentennial Torch Relay, one of the major events celebrating 200 years of statehood for Indiana.

Sep 2, 2016

ROKITA, KLINE STATEMENT ON NEW HEAD START PERFORMANCE STANDARDS

Issues: Education

Education and the Workforce Committee Chairman John Kline (R-MN) and Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Subcommittee Chairman Todd Rokita (R-IN) issued the following joint statement in response to the Department of Health and Human Services’ final rule revising the Head Start Program Performance Standards:

Aug 5, 2016

REP. ROKITA RELEASES STATUS REPORT ON FIGHT FOR HOOSIER FAMILY HELD BY CANCUN HOSPITAL

I have been working with decision-makers at our consulate in Merida, Mexico on the situation. It is clear that the Consulate is aware of the situation and engaged at the highest levels.

Jul 24, 2016

ROKITA LEADS EFFORT TO HELP INDIANA SCHOOLS AFTER BUREAUCRATIC ERROR

Issues: Education

Last week, the US Department of Education granted permission for the Indiana Department of Education to grant waivers regarding the expenditure of Title 1 funds.

Jul 18, 2016

ROKITA STATEMENT ON BATON ROUGE ATTACK

Rep. Todd Rokita (IN-04) issued the following statement in the wake of a deadly attack on police officers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

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