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Dec 14, 2014 | General Aviation News

Pilots appointed to House Transportation Committee

Issues: Transportation

Rep. Todd Rokita, (R-Ind.), is among the 12 new committee members announced on Dec. 10. Rokita is an active pilot and member of the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association.

Dec 11, 2014 | North West Indiana Times

Rokita wins seat on U.S. House transportation committee

Issues: Transportation

U.S. Rep. Todd Rokita, R-Indianapolis, has been selected to serve on the key U.S. House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, starting in January.

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 14, 2014 | Kokomo Tribune

Rep. Rokita appointed to new committee

Rep. Todd Rokita (IN-4) has been selected to join the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure in the U.S. House of Representatives. Rokita will begin his committee assignment when the 114 th United States Congress begins in January 2015.

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.