Congresswoman Susan Brooks says people who are suffering from a mental illness pose a larger threat to school safety than guns.
U.S. Congresswoman Susan Brooks met with professionals working to stem the epidemic.
Susan Brooks is not going to seek the Ivy tech presidency. Sue Ellspermann may face competition for the job though from other big name candidates.
The state's entire Republican congressional delegation is voting or leaning no, while two of the state's three Democrats remain undecided.
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.
Legislators say the are ready to get to work with just two months before another showdown, over raising the debt limit and avoiding automatic spending cuts.