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Pete Visclosky's Public Statements

Full Name: Peter 'Pete' J. Visclosky
Office: U.S. House (IN) - District 1, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/1984
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 1
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 6, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Joanne; 2 Children: John, Timothy
Birth Date: 08/13/1949
Birth Place: Gary, IN
Home City: Merrillville, IN
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
July 30, 2013 Transportation, Housing, and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
July 24, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
July 23, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
July 23, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
July 19, 2013 Inside Indiana Business - Gary Chosen for Federal Brownfield Grant
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
June 5, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations
May 17, 2013 Northwest Indiana Times - Editorial: Erase Barrier to Progress at State Line
May 16, 2013 Northwest Indiana Times - Editorial: Buy American Steel for Federal Projects
May 13, 2013 Northwest Indiana Times - Visclosky: Investing in NWI Essential
May 13, 2013 Post-Tribune - Visclosky Discusses Sequester at Gary Chamber Luncheon
May 8, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense and Janet Napolitano, Secretary of Homeland Security - Muscatatuck Training Exercises
May 6, 2013 Letter to Ray LaHood, Secretary of the United States Department of Transportation and Michael Huerta, Administrator of Federal Aviation Administration - UAS Test Site
May 1, 2013 Chesterton Tribune - Visclosky Reintroduces American Steel First Act
April 30, 2013 Northwest Indiana Times - Visclosky Introduces Bill Requiring Public Projects to Use American Steel
April 23, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Civilian Furloughs
April 16, 2013 Hearing of the House Appropriations Committee - Future of Department of Defense at FY 14 Budget Hearing
April 12, 2013 Visclosky Votes "No" on Attempt to Shut Down National Labor Relations Board
April 11, 2013 NWI Times - Visclosky Announces Support of Marriage Equality
April 9, 2013 Visclosky Statement on Equal Pay Day
April 7, 2013 NWI Times - Visclosky Lauds Defense Department for US Steel Requirement
April 7, 2013 The Times of Northwest Indiana - Visclosky Lauds Defense Department for U.S. Steel Requirement
April 3, 2013 Munster Community News - Visclosky: 'We don't govern anymore'
April 3, 2013 Munster Community - Visclosky: 'We don't govern anymore'
March 29, 2013 Visclosky Announces Support for Invest in American Jobs Act
March 22, 2013 Visclosky Co-Sponsors Legislation to Hold Currency Manipulators Accountable
March 14, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Concerns About Japan's Possible Entry to the Trans-Pacific Partnership
March 7, 2013 LoBiondo & Visclosky Introduce Legislation to Reauthorize Bulletproof Vest Program to Protect Law Enforcement Officers
March 6, 2013 Department of Defense, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013
Feb. 19, 2013 Visclosky Announces Award for Hebron Volunteer Fire Department
Feb. 14, 2013 Visclosky Blasts "Mindless" Sequestration Cuts
Feb. 14, 2013 Visclosky Announces Resources to Connect Workers with Jobs
Feb. 7, 2013 Visclosky Votes to Endorse Balanced, Long-Term Budget Solution
Feb. 6, 2013 Visclosky Announces $72,450 for East Chicago Fire Department
Feb. 5, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Keystone XL Pipeline
Feb. 5, 2013 Visclosky, Freeman-Wilson, Gary Community Schools Corporation, U.S. Department of Education Team Up to Host College Financial Aid and Opportunity Night
Jan. 30, 2013 Visclosky Statement on Selection as Ranking Member of Defense Subcommittee
Jan. 25, 2013 Visclosky to Host Job Fair, "Balance the Budget" Event
Jan. 15, 2013 Disaster Relief Appropriations Act, 2013
Jan. 14, 2013 Opposing the American Taxpayer Relief Act
Jan. 4, 2013 Visclosky to Participate in Gary Mayor Freeman-Wilson's Job Compliance Forum
Jan. 3, 2013 Visclosky Pushes Tougher Protections of Voters' Rights
Jan. 2, 2013 Visclosky: Fiscal Cliff Deal Kicks the Can down the Road
Dec. 31, 2012 Visclosky Statement on Automatic Spending Cuts and Expiration of Bush Tax Cuts
Dec. 19, 2012 Visclosky Announces New Resources for Student Health in Northwest Indiana
Nov. 19, 2012 The Times of Northwest Indiana
Oct. 18, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Irving Williamson
Oct. 17, 2012 Visclosky Takes a Stand for American Steel at ITC Hearing
Sept. 20, 2012 Working for Law Enforcement
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