Press Releases

Jun 8, 2020 Press Release

Merrillville, IN - Today, Congressman Pete Visclosky released the statement below on Mr. George Floyd and the protests.

“Mr. Floyd’s life mattered.  I firmly believe that no human being should be subjected to such violence at the hands of law-enforcement officers – and no community should have to live in fear of those who are sworn to protect and serve the public.

May 20, 2020 Press Release
Below is an update on efforts being taken to address the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
 
Apr 29, 2020 Press Release
I write to provide you with an update on efforts being taken by Congress to address the current COVID-19 pandemic.
 
Mar 24, 2020 Press Release
I write to provide you with an update on efforts by Congress to address the outbreak of the 2019 novel coronavirus, also known as COVID-19.  I recognize that the situation we face is unique and unprecedented in our lifetimes, but you should know that I remain dedicated – alongside other solution-oriented Members of Congress, our Governor, and local stakeholders – to do our very best to suppor
Jan 3, 2020 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Pete Visclosky announced the following 2020 schedule for Town Forums that will be held throughout Indiana’s First Congressional District. 

Dec 19, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Visclosky submitted the following statement into the Congressional Record during the House of Representatives consideration of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA).  

“I rise today to oppose the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement.  

Dec 18, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Visclosky submitted the following statement into the Congressional Record during the House of Representatives consideration of articles of impeachment against the President of the United States. 

Dec 17, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Below is the statement of Congressman Pete Visclosky from the House floor consideration of the conference report for the Fiscal Year 2020 Defense Appropriations Act, as prepared for delivery. 

“I would like to begin by expressing appreciation to Ranking Member Calvert.  He continues to be a tremendous partner in this process. 

Nov 21, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Visclosky announced today that the Department of Justice has awarded a grant to the City of East Chicago under the COPS School Violence Prevention Program.

Nov 6, 2019 Press Release

Pete Visclosky: “For my entire career, I have worked to build support for our domestic steel industry and organized labor, secure investments in transformational projects and improve our quality of place to benefit the only place I have ever called home.”

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