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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
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
Feb. 3, 2006 Rep. Tierney Spearheads Effort For C.O.P.S. Funding in FY 2007 Budget
Jan. 31, 2006 Tribute to Coretta Scott King
Jan. 25, 2006 Lugar-Visclosky Endorse Renewable Energy Bill
Jan. 3, 2006 Visclosky: Bush Chooses Outsourcing Steel Jobs to China over Protecting American Workers
Dec. 15, 2005 Penstion Protection Act of 2005
Dec. 15, 2005 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2830, Pension Protection Act of 2005
Dec. 14, 2005 Recommending Integration of Croatia into NATO
Dec. 13, 2005 Visclosky Pushes to Fund Lost Income for National Guard and Reserve Soldiers
Dec. 1, 2005 Visclosky to Bush: Stop the Outsourcing of American Steel Jobs to China
Nov. 18, 2005 Visclosky Announces $6.5 Million for Rail, Airport and Buses in NWI
Nov. 10, 2005 Visclosky Secures $500,000 for Indiana Water Institute at Purdue Calumet
Nov. 9, 2005 Visclosky Delivers $800,000 for Law Enforcement Programs in Northwest Indiana; Visclosky's Bullet Proof Vest Program Receives $30 Million
Nov. 9, 2005 Conference Report on H.R. 2419, Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2006
Nov. 8, 2005 Visclosky Secures $24.2 Million for Flood Protection, Environmental Projects in Northwest Indiana
Nov. 7, 2005 Visclosky Secures $20 Million for the Marquette Plan
Nov. 3, 2005 Tribute to the 29th Annual Asian-American Charity Ball
Oct. 7, 2005 Congress Not Doing Enough to Reduce High Gas Prices
Sept. 30, 2005 Visclosky Leads State Pitch for the Gary Chicago Airport
Sept. 27, 2005 Visclosky Testifies for Fair-Trading Policies, Local Steel Jobs
Sept. 22, 2005 Visclosky Calls for End to Gasoline Price Gouging, Wants Relief at the Pump for Northwest Indiana Families
Sept. 21, 2005 Supporting Gold Star Mothers Day
Sept. 1, 2005 Indiana Congressional Delegation Extends Deepest Sympathies to the Victims of Hurricane Katrina and Urges All Hoosiers Who Can to Contribute...
July 29, 2005 Visclosky: Gary/Chicago Airport will Receive $7 Million to Enhance Service and Improve Safety
July 28, 2005 Visclosky Secures $34.6 million for Transportation Projects in NWI; New $10 Million Project for Interstate-80 in Hammond Added to Final List
July 28, 2005 Visclosky Announces $1.5 Million Grant for South Shore Line
July 27, 2005 Visclosky: CAFTA will Encourage Outsourcing of American Jobs
July 27, 2005 Visclosky Secures $1.7 Million for Lakeshore and Quality of Life Projects throughout Northwest Indiana
July 14, 2005 Visclosky Secures Federal Commitment to the Marquette Plan
July 6, 2005 Visclosky Bill to Provide Soldiers with 2nd Chance for Education
May 4, 2005 Memorial to Those Who Lost Their Lives in Armenian Genocide
April 14, 2005 Visclosky Applauds International Trade Commission Decision to Continue Policies that Stop Unfair Trade
April 6, 2005 Honoring the Life and Achievements of his Holiness Pope John Paul II and Expressing Profound Sorrow on his Death
March 3, 2005 Visclosky Introduces Bill to Extend and Enhance Steel Import Monitoring Program
March 2, 2005 Visclosky Secures Federal OK for South Shore Rail Extension
March 1, 2005 Visclosky to Testify at International Trade Commission Review of Illegally Dumped and Subsidezed Hot-Rolled Steel from Brazil, Japan and Russia
Feb. 9, 2005 Celebrating Black History Month and its 2005 Theme-The Niagara Movement
Feb. 9, 2005 Visclosky Calls for Legislation to Repeal China's Permanent Normal Trade Relations
Jan. 30, 2005 The Marquette Plan, a Lakeshore Reinvestment Strategy, is Finished
Jan. 26, 2005 Visclosky Calls on Commerce Secretary Gutierrez to Extend and Enhance the Steel Import Monitoring Program
Nov. 20, 2004 St. Elijah Serbian Orthodox Cathedral's 40th Anniversary
Nov. 16, 2004 Recognizing the Accomplishments of the Girl Scouts of the Calumet Council
Nov. 16, 2004 The Calumet Community Hero Award
Nov. 16, 2004 90th Anniversary of St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church in Merrillville, Indiana
Nov. 16, 2004 28th Annual Asian-American Charity Ball
Nov. 16, 2004 Commending Richard Malis, David White, and Toni's Dance Academy
Oct. 11, 2004 Recognizing the Accomplishments of Mr. Lowell E. Enslen
Oct. 8, 2004 Congratulations to St. George's Greek Orthodox Church on Their 75th Anniversary
Oct. 7, 2004 Recognizing Gary, Indiana Members of NAACP
Sept. 30, 2004 In Honor of Army Reserve Private First Class Nathan Stahl
Sept. 29, 2004 Veterans Health Programs and Facilities Enhancement Act of 2004
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