Congressman Pete Visclosky

Representing the 1st District of Indiana

Press Releases

May 9, 2002 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – Congressman Pete Visclosky and 44 colleagues are asking President Bush to save jobs by keeping tariffs against illegally dumped foreign steel firmly in place.

May 8, 2002 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – Fighting to save jobs, Congressman Pete Visclosky led a successful effort to defeat an anti-steel tariff resolution in the U.S. House of Representatives Wednesday.

May 2, 2002 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – Congressman Pete Visclosky (D-Indiana) joined more than 90 colleagues Thursday in introducing legislation that will save steel jobs, help retired steelworkers, and bolster our national defense.  The bill, the Steel Industry Legacy Relief Act of 2002, will relieve struggling domesti

Apr 22, 2002 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – Congressman Pete Visclosky today announced that the U.S. Department of Transportation had released $961,568 in funding for the Central Business District Trail Link.  The funding will help the City of Portage extend the Prairie-Duneland Trail through downtown Portage and link it with the Iron Horse Heritage Trail.

Apr 10, 2002 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – Congressman Pete Visclosky today will request $2.7 million for three Northwest Indiana projects from the U.S. House of Representatives Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, State, the Judiciary, and Related Agencies.

Apr 10, 2002 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – Congressman Pete Visclosky today requested a total of $3 million for two Northwest Indiana projects from the U.S. House of Representatives Subcommittee on Veterans Affairs, Housing and Urban Development, and Independent Agencies.

Apr 2, 2002 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Pete Visclosky today announced the National Park Service has awarded Land and Water Conservation Fund grants to parks in Hammond, Hobart, and Munster.

Mar 29, 2002 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – Congressman Pete Visclosky will sponsor a public forum from 6:30-8:00 p.m., April 4, 2002, to inform constituents on Medicare and managed-care rights, as well as senior and dislocated-worker issues.  The forum will take place at The Center at Purdue University Calumet, 2300 173rd Street, Hammond.  The meeting is free and open to all reside

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