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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
Sept. 27, 2006 Letter to President of the United States of America George W. Bush
July 29, 2006 Visclosky: Pension Bill Does Not Protect American Workers
July 20, 2006 Visclosky: Instead of Standing Up for American Jobs, President Bush and Republican Controlled Congress Push Trade Policies that Ship Jobs Overseas
July 13, 2006 Visclosky Statement on U.S. Steel Industry's Report on Chinese Manipulation of Global Steel Market
June 29, 2006 Science, State, Justice, Commerce, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2007
June 14, 2006 At Congressional Steel Caucus Hearing, Visclosky Calls for Less Talk and More Action to Stop Outsourcing and Illegal Chinese Trade
June 8, 2006 Letter to Chairman Gruenberg
May 24, 2006 Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2007
May 24, 2006 Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2007
May 24, 2006 Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2007
May 23, 2006 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 5427, Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2007
May 15, 2006 Letter to President of the United States George W. Bush
May 11, 2006 Letter to the President of the United States of America George W. Bush
May 3, 2006 Visclosky Fights to Lower Gas Prices, Backs Bill to Punish Gas Gougers
April 27, 2006 Letter to Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert
April 26, 2006 Visclosky Testifies for Local Steel Jobs at International Trade Commission
April 7, 2006 Letter to European Commision Commissioner for External Relations Ms. Benita Ferrero-Waldner
April 4, 2006 Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King
March 8, 2006 Lofgren Calls for Veterans' Care to Be Included in Iraq Supplemental
March 2, 2006 Hastings Leads Democratic Charges that Dubai Deal Reinforces Arab Boycott Against Israel
Feb. 14, 2006 Visclosky Statement on Bush Announcing Review of Chinese Trade Laws
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 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2830, Pension Protection Act of 2005
Dec. 15, 2005 Penstion 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 Announces $1.5 Million Grant for South Shore Line
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 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
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