Susan Brooks (R)
U.S. House Of Representatives District 5
The House did pass an alternative bill yesterday, H.R.7, that would prohibit taxpayer funding of elective abortions.
There will likely be several new bills when the General Assembly reconvenes next year dealing with sexual assault.
College, state and federal leaders say there needs to be more uniformity among state and federal laws to help reduce sexual assault among college students.
State health and safety officials say federal money for emergency preparedness planning has been inconsistent.
5th District Congresswoman Susan Brooks introduced The Respecting the Institution of Congress Act.