Congressman Pete Visclosky

Representing the 1st District of Indiana

Press Releases

Apr 10, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Visclosky announced today that the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) under the National Park Service has awarded two grants in Northwest Indiana. 

Mar 29, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – This week, Congressman Visclosky testified before four House Appropriations Subcommittees on priorities for Northwest Indiana in Fiscal Year 2020 Appropriations bills.

The Congressman expressed support for several federal programs, including:

Mar 27, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – House Defense Appropriations Subcommittee Chairman Pete Visclosky (D-IN) today denied the Department of Defense’s request to use Defense funds for an unauthorized wall on the southern border of the United States.

Mar 15, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Visclosky released the following statement in response to the Federal Transit Administration’s rating for the South Shore Rail Line West Lake project.

Mar 14, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Below is the statement from Congressman Pete Visclosky on the passing of Birch Bayh.

Mar 1, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC - Today, Congressman Pete Visclosky announced the details of the 2019 Congressional Art Competition for high school students from Indiana’s First Congressional District.

Feb 15, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – On February 14, 2019, Congressman Visclosky supported the Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 Omnibus Appropriations legislation.  As the legislation has been also approved by the Senate and signed into law, Congressman Visclosky is pleased to highlight the following priorities included in the law:

Feb 15, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Pete Visclosky (D-IN-1), Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (R-IN-2), and U.S. Senator Todd Young (R-IN) are pleased to announce that the 61st National Park in the United States and the first National Park for the state of Indiana is the Indiana Dunes National Park.

Feb 12, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Below is the testimony of Congressman Pete Visclosky before today’s International Trade Commission hearing in support of the American steel industry, as prepared for delivery:

Feb 5, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC –Congressman Pete Visclosky released the following statement in advance of tonight’s State of the Union address.

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