Press Releases

June 16

Rokita Congratulates Class of 2017

Congratulations to all of the high school and college graduates from the Class of 2017. An education is one of the most valuable things in our world. It can take you anywhere you want to go and I am excited to see where it takes you.

June 14

Rokita Statement About Shooting at Congressional Baseball Practice

Many of those on the practice field today are my friends. Steve Scalise is a leader, a mentor and a good friend to me.

June 13

Rokita is Reforming the Veterans Administration

Issues: Veterans

The VA is an important institution that helps our veterans, but we can’t let it lose sight of this mission. We need to keep our promises to our veterans.

June 13

Rokita Celebrates Evansville Bishop

Bishop Thompson has been a leader in the Evansville promoting faith and community. As Archbishop, he will be able to continue guiding so many individuals in their faith.

June 8


Dodd-Frank was a knee-jerk government reaction to a financial crisis that the government created. The way to solve it wasn’t to create more government and to choose a one size fits all solution, but that’s what my democratic colleagues created and it has handicapped our economy.

June 4

Rokita Statement Following Terrorist Attack in Europe

This attack serves as the latest tragic reminder that the United States must remain relentless in confronting and destroying ISIS, and implementing policies to prevent ISIS and other radical Islamic terrorists from infiltrating our country.”

June 2

Rokita Supports Trump’s Efforts to Keep Our Nation Safe

We need to keep our country safe and President Trump and Vice President Pence's plans will help prevent another horrific tragedy within our borders.

June 1

Rokita Submits Prayers for the Western Wall

Congressman Rokita was invited by Speaker Edelstein of the Knesset to submit wishes or prayers to be placed at the Western Wall.

May 25

Rokita, Hastings are Lifting the Burden of Student Loans

Issues: Education

More than 43 million Americans borrow money from the federal government for their education and the total is a whopping $1.3 trillion.

May 24

Rokita Stands Strong Supporting Obamacare Repeal

The Congressional Budget Office report shows us that premiums will go down by nearly 10% over the next ten years and our national deficit will also decrease.