Braun joins bill to stop Biden from transferring student loan debt onto all Americans

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Sens. Mike Braun, John Thune, Richard Burr, Bill Cassidy and Roger Marshall introduced the Stop Reckless Student Loan Actions Act, legislation that would end President Biden's untargeted, budget-busting suspension of repayments on qualifying federal student loans, following 24 months of non-payment and six executive actions extending the payment pause. The bill would still allow the president to temporarily suspend repayment for low- and middle-income borrowers in future...

Sen. Braun presses AG Garland on Hunter Biden: “Do you think we need a Special Counsel?”

WASHINGTON -- Today, Senator Mike Braun asked Attorney General Merrick Garland if a special counsel is needed in the Hunter Biden investigation in a hearing of the Appropriations Committee.

Federal law instructs that a special counsel is warranted when there’s “conflict of interest for the Department,” or when doing so would support public confidence in the investigation. Senator Braun also asked AG Garland if he believed the investigation by Special Counsel Robert Mueller into the Trump...

Joint Veterans Event held by Congressman Bucshon & Senator Braun/Young

Joint Veterans Event held by Congressman Bucshon & Senator Braun/Young

Friday, April 22, 2022 from 1pm to 4pm Central

Evansville Wartime Museum

7503 Petersburg Road Evansville, Ind. 47725

EVANSVILLE, IN – This Friday, April 22, Senator Mike Braun will be hosting a special veterans event for Hoosiers in Southwest Indiana. Working side-by-side the other offices of Sen. Todd Young and Rep. Larry Bucshon, the event will offer informational tables and vendors as well as guest speakers, so that...

Senator Mike Braun addresses Carroll County Economic Development Corporation Lunch in Delphi

DELPHI, Ind. – Today, Senator Mike Braun addressed the Economic Development Corporation Lunch in Carroll County Indiana as part of his 92 County Tour. Senator Braun’s remarks to the assembled local business leaders and state and regional officials focused on his past as a business owner and his work in the U.S. Senate to promote small businesses.

Every year, Senator Braun visits all 92 counties in Indiana. This week, he is visiting several counties in north-central Indiana and north-east...

Senator Braun on End of “Federal Overreach” Mask Mandate for Transportation

JASPER, IN -- Senator Mike Braun released the following statement after a federal judge ruled against transportation mask mandates, leading to airlines, public transit, and private transportation companies like Lyft and Uber to drop their mask mandates.

“While I’m glad the federal mask mandate on airplanes is over, we have to remember this federal overreach was only ended by the courts, just like Biden’s vaccine mandate that jeopardized millions of jobs. If the White House had their way, these...

Senator Braun visits Northeastern Wayne Schools on his yearly 92 County Tour

FOUNTAIN CITY, Ind. – Today, Senator Mike Braun visited Northeastern Wayne Schools in Wayne County as part of his 92 County Tour for 2022. Senator Braun spoke with teachers and school administrators during his visit.

Every year, Senator Braun visits all 92 counties in Indiana. This week, he will visit 17 Hoosier counties in southeastern and east-central Indiana.

“I always learn a lot when I visit Hoosier schools on my 92 County Tour. Today I spoke with teachers and administrators at...

Sen. Braun visits Madison High School Workforce Development Program as part of annual 92 County Tour

MADISON, Ind.—Today, Senator Mike Braun visited the Madison High School workforce development program in Jefferson County as part of his 92 County Tour for 2022. During the visit, Sen. Braun met with students in the workforce development program that are learning skills in manufacturing, welding, engineering and industrial maintenance.

Every year, Senator Braun visits all 92 counties in Indiana. This week, he will visit 17 Hoosier counties in southeastern and east-central Indiana.

“Every high...

Braun, Walorski and Banks introduce legislation to promote investment in American workers and industry

WASHINGTON—Senator Mike Braun, Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02) and Congressman Jim Banks (IN-03) have introduced the Renewing Investment in American Workers and Supply Chains Act to allow accelerated depreciation for non-residential and residential property and make tax code more efficient.  

“We must do everything we can to invest in American workers and industry. That starts with commonsense, pro-growth legislation like the Renewing Investment in American Workers and Supply Chains Act I...

Senator Braun visits Ohio County on yearly 92 County Tour

RISING SUN, Ind. – Today, Senator Mike Braun visited the Ohio County Historical Society in Rising Sun as part of his 92 County Tour for 2022. Senator Braun toured the museum and saw many artifacts of Ohio County history, including the famous early 20th century racing boats – Hoosier Boy and Hoosier Girl – which set speed records sailing between Cincinnati and Louisville on the Ohio River.

Every year, Senator Braun visits all 92 counties in Indiana. This week, he will visit 17 Hoosier counties...

Senator Braun holds Community Roundtable in Dearborn County on yearly 92 County Tour

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind. – Today, Senator Mike Braun held a Community Roundtable in Lawrenceburg in Dearborn County as part of his 92 County Tour for 2022. Senator Braun held his community roundtable at Perfect North Slopes.

Every year, Senator Braun visits all 92 counties in Indiana. This week, he will visit 17 Hoosier counties in southeastern and east-central Indiana.

“I ran for Senate because I thought D.C. needed more people from the real world who know what’s really going on. That’s why I’ve...