Jackie_Walorski_RepresentativeU.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski (R-Ind.) Thursday evening released the following statement on airstrikes carried out by the U.S. military on targets in Syria:

“The Assad regime’s use of chemical weapons to attack innocent civilians demanded a decisive response. Tonight’s U.S. military airstrikes on targets in Syria send a clear message that America will not stand for such atrocities.”

Walorski represents the 2nd Congressional District of Indiana, serving as a member of the House Ways and Means Committee.