Press Releases

July 19

Rokita Applauds Passage of Cut, Cap and Balance

Today Rep. Todd Rokita applauded the passage of legislation he co-authored, the Cut, Cap and Balance Act of 2011, and encouraged President Obama and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid to support this landmark legislation.

July 15

House to Vote on Cut, Cap and Balance Act of 2011

Today it was announced that the Cut, Cap and Balance Act of 2011, of which Rep. Todd Rokita is a co-author, will be considered in the House of Representatives on Tuesday.

July 13

Rokita Votes for Consumer Choice, Against Light Bulb Mandates

Rep. Todd Rokita voted for the Better Use of Light Bulbs Act, legislation to repeal the government imposed ban on traditional incandescent light bulbs scheduled to begin in 2012.

July 12

Rokita Introduces First Bill, Will Prohibit Collective Bargaining

Today Rep. Todd Rokita introduced his first bill as a member of Congress, the TSA Employee Freedom Act, to prevent TSA unions from engaging in collective bargaining, thereby threatening employee freedom, jeopardizing national security, and limiting the recourse Americans have to redress mistreatment by TSA personnel.

July 8

Rokita: Defense Appropriations Bill ‘Step in the Right Direction’ But Larger Cuts Needed

Today Rep. Todd Rokita voted for the 2012 Department of Defense Appropriations Act. Afterwards Rokita explained his decision to support the legislation despite the fact larger cuts remain to be made to the Department of Defense’s $700 billion dollar budget

July 8

Rokita Responds to Dismal June Labor Report

Today’s report from the Department of Labor is another indication that the policies of President Obama and liberals in Congress have made matters worse, not better.

July 7

Payback: Obama’s NLRB Tries to Fast Track Union Elections, Reward Big Labor Allies

Today the House Committee on Education and the Workforce held a hearing on the National Labor Relations Board’s proposed rules to fast track union elections and pay back Big Labor for its major financial support of President Obama.

July 1

Rokita Remarks on the Meaning of Independence Day

As we gather with family and friends this 235th Independence Day weekend to enjoy barbeques, parades and fireworks, it is important to take time to reflect on the freedom that is uniquely ours as Americans.

June 28

Rokita Congratulates Carah Austin of Whiteland for Awards, Volunteerism

Rep. Todd Rokita congratulated Carah Austin of Whiteland who visited Washington last week to accept a Congressional Award Gold Medal and a Jefferson Award for volunteerism.

June 24

Rokita Votes Against Continuing American Involvement in Libya

Rep. Todd Rokita (IN-4) voted against H.R. 2278, legislation which would have continued American involvement in Libya. Rokita released this statement.