Congressman Pete Visclosky

Representing the 1st District of Indiana

Press Releases

May 25, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Visclosky announced today that the City of Gary Fire Department has received a grant award under the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) program. 

May 18, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Pete Visclosky testified at the International Trade Commission (ITC) hearing on rebar from Japan, Taiwan, and Turkey.  Below is a copy of Congressman Visclosky’s remarks as prepared for delivery.

May 8, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Visclosky announced today the promotion of several members of his Washington, D.C., office who have ties to Northwest Indiana.

May 3, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Below are the details for Congressman Pete Visclosky’s 2017 Military Academy Night.

When:      

6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. - Monday - May 15, 2017

Where:

Indiana University Northwest

Anderson Library Conference Center

Room LC105

Apr 3, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC - Today, Congressman Pete Visclosky announced the details of the 2017 Congressional Art Competition for high school students from Indiana’s First Congressional District.

 

Mar 29, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Below is the prepared opening statement of Congressman Pete Visclosky, Vice Chairman of the Congressional Steel Caucus, from today’s Caucus hearing entitled “America Rebounding: Steel in 2017 and Beyond.”    

Mar 24, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Visclosky spoke on the House floor in opposition to the American Health Care Act.  Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery.

Mr. Speaker, I rise in strong opposition to the American Health Care Act.

Mar 9, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Pete Visclosky testified before the House Appropriations Committee on his support for transportation infrastructure funding in Fiscal Year 2018 appropriations legislation.

Mar 9, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, U.S. Senator Joe Donnelly and Congressman Pete Visclosky, along with the support of the entire Indiana Congressional delegation, have introduced respective legislation in the U.S. Senate and the U.S. House of Representatives to designate the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore as a National Park. 

Mar 8, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Below is the opening statement of Congressman Pete Visclosky, Ranking Democrat on the Defense Appropriations Subcommittee, delivered during the House consideration of the conference agreement for the Fiscal Year 2017 Defense Appropriations Act, as prepared for delivery. 

Mr. Speaker, I yield myself as much time as I may consume.   

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