Congressman Pete Visclosky

Representing the 1st District of Indiana

Press Releases

Sep 7, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congressional Steel Caucus Chairman Tim Murphy (R-PA) and Vice-Chairman Peter J. Visclosky (D-IN) introduced a House resolution that calls on the Administration to take action regarding non-market economy (NME) countries in order to protect American jobs and our nation’s economic security. 

Sep 1, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressional Steel Caucus Chairman Tim Murphy (R-PA) and Vice Chairman Peter J. Visclosky (D-IN) have called on President Obama to address the illegal trading practices of China and the growing global steel overcapacity crisis at the upcoming Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Forum in Paris and the G20 Summit in China.

Aug 18, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Visclosky announced today the students who have completed summer internships in his Washington, D.C., office.

Aug 10, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Visclosky announced today that the Environmental Protection Agency’s Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI) has awarded a grant for the City of East Chicago.

Aug 4, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC - Below are the prepared remarks of Congressman Pete Visclosky from today’s International Trade Commission (ITC) hearing on hot-rolled steel products. 

Jul 14, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC - Below are the prepared remarks of Congressman Pete Visclosky from today’s International Trade Commission (ITC) hearing on heavy walled rectangular welded carbon steel pipe and tube products. 

Jun 28, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Pete Visclosky announced that the winner of the 2016 Congressional Art Competition is Vanessa Garcia for her piece entitled Indiana Treasures.

Jun 15, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Pete Visclosky advanced a Buy America amendment to the Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 Interior Appropriations Act.

The amendment strikes provisions that would have weakened Buy America requirements for projects receiving funding through the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Drinking Water State Revolving Fund.   

Jun 14, 2016 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 H.R. 5293, the Fiscal Year 2017 Defense Appropriations Act. 

Jun 1, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Visclosky announced today that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has awarded a grant for the City of Gary Fire Department under the Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) Program.

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