Congressman Pete Visclosky

Representing the 1st District of Indiana

Press Releases

Mar 5, 2002 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Pete Visclosky declared President George W. Bush’s steel plan a step forward in the war against illegal dumping.  Visclosky learned Tuesday that the administration would place 30 percent tariffs on foreign steelmakers who violate American trade laws.

Feb 25, 2002 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – To better serve Northwest Indiana residents, Congressman Pete Visclosky announced today that he will establish a new district office location, effective Monday, March 4, 2002.

Feb 21, 2002 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Pete Visclosky and 139 of his colleagues sent a letter to President George W. Bush Thursday, demanding immediate trade relief to save steelworker jobs.

Feb 20, 2002 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Pete Visclosky today received high marks from the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) for his strong pro-environment voting record in Congress in 2001.

Feb 12, 2002 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Pete Visclosky announced a $1.25 million grant has been awarded to Northwest Indiana Healthy Start by a branch of the U.S.

Feb 1, 2002 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Pete Visclosky announced the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has awarded three grants, totaling $6,542,000, for housing programs in the City of Gary.

Jan 30, 2002 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Pete Visclosky announced the U.S.

Jan 14, 2002 Press Release

Washington, DC  – Congressman Pete Visclosky has nominated 14 young men and women from Northwest Indiana for appointments to various U.S. service academies.

Jan 10, 2002 Press Release

Merrillville, IN – Congressman Pete Visclosky today announced he has secured $1.4 million for a high-tech business incubator in Northwest Indiana to be developed by Purdue University Calumet.  The purpose of the facility, the first subsidiary incubator in the State of Indiana, will be to attract and grow technology companies, which will in turn create a new j

Jan 3, 2002 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – Starting Monday, January 7, Congressman Pete Visclosky will host 20 town forums in Northwest Indiana.  Visclosky will talk about the important issues facing Northwest Indiana residents, including the budget, crime, education, HMO reform, and the steel industry, and he will answer questions from the audience.

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