Congressman Pete Visclosky

Representing the 1st District of Indiana

Press Releases

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.”

Oct 31, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Visclosky released the following statement after voting in favor of a House Resolution to support the current impeachment inquiry.

Oct 28, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Below is the statement, as prepared for delivery, of Congressman Pete Visclosky, Chairman of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense, from the commissioning of the USS Indianapolis at the Port of Indiana - Burns Harbor:

Oct 11, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Visclosky announced today that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has awarded a grant to three Porter County fire departments under the Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) program.

Oct 10, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Pete Visclosky released the following statement in response to the announcement that Chairwoman Nita Lowey will not seek re-election:

“Chairwoman Lowey is a tremendous legislator and a constant, effective force for the people of our nation and the institution of Congress.  

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