Congressman Pete Visclosky

Representing the 1st District of Indiana

Press Releases

Nov 1, 2001 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Following is the text of Congressman Pete Visclosky’s remarks, delivered Thursday, November 1 on the floor of the U.S House of Representatives during debate on H.R. 3150, the Secure Transportation for America Act supported by House Republicans.

Oct 31, 2001 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Pete Visclosky Wednesday secured $3 million in the Fiscal Year 2002 Treasury, Postal Service and General Government Appropriations conference report for Northwest Indiana’s High-Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA) to fight drugs and crime in Northwest Indiana.

Oct 31, 2001 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Pete Visclosky today secured $21,341,000 to fund waterway projects throughout Northwest Indiana.  Visclosky secured this funding for Fiscal Year (FY) 2002 in his role as the ranking member of the powerful Energy and Water Appropriations Subcommittee.

Oct 31, 2001 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – Congressman Pete Visclosky today secured $424,000 to design a levee/floodwall protecting Sumava Resorts.  Visclosky secured this funding for Fiscal Year (FY) 2002 in his role as the ranking member of the powerful Energy and Water Appropriations Subcommittee of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations.

Oct 17, 2001 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Pete Visclosky today announced that the House of Representatives passed the Fiscal Year (FY) 2001 Department of Interior Appropriations Conference Report, a bill that included $2.6 million to enhance and preserve the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore (INDL).

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