Washington, DC – Today, the House approved H.R. 2740, legislation that included Congressman Visclosky’s Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 Defense Appropriation Act, by a vote of 226 to 203.
Washington, DC – The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) recently announced a request for information from the public on blocked railroad crossings. U.S. Senators Todd Young (R-Ind) and Mike Braun (R-Ind) and Congressman Pete Visclosky (D-Ind-1) are urging Hoosiers to provide input to the FRA.
Washington, DC – The U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded a grant through their Consolidated Rail Infrastructure and Safety Improvements Grant Program that will improve railroad safety in LaPorte County.
Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Pete Visclosky announced that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded a grant through their Brownfields Program that will improve areas in Gary, Hammond, and East Chicago. The grant was awarded to a coalition that included the Northwest Indiana Regional Planning Commission (NIRPC), the Northwest Indiana Forum Foundation, and th
Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Pete Visclosky and the House Appropriations Committee voted to approve the Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act.
Washington, DC – Below are the details for Congressman Pete Visclosky’s 2019 Military Academy Night.
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. - Tuesday - May 28, 2019
Indiana University NorthwestArts and Science Building
1st Floor – Room 1041
Washington, DC - Congressman Visclosky announced today that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has selected the School City of East Chicago to receive an award for new school buses.
Specifically, the School City of East Chicago will receive $100,000 through the EPA’s Diesel Emissions Reduction Act program to assist the replacement of five school buses.
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.
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:
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.