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Rep. Peter Visclosky (D-IN 1st District)

18th term Democrat from Indiana 1st District.

Bio

Residence: Merrillville

Marital Status: Married (Joanne Royce)

Prev. Occupation: Attorney, Congressional Aide

Prev. Political Exp.: no prior elected office

Education: BS Indiana University, 1970; JD Notre Dame University, 1973; LLM Georgetown University, 1982

Birthdate: 08/13/1949

Religion: Catholic

Percentage in Last Election: 82%

Major Opponent: Donna Dunn


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Rep. Peter Visclosky.

Website: visclosky.house.gov


Washington, D.C. Office:

2328 Rayburn House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515-1401
Phone: (202) 225-2461
Fax: (202) 225-2493

Merrillville Office: (more district offices)

7895 Broadway, Suite A
Merrillville, Indiana 46410
Phone: (219) 795-1844
Fax: (219) 795-1850



Committee

Current Elected Office Committees:


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Mark Lopez
  • Exec. Asst.: Korry Baack
  • Legis. Dir.: Seth Engdahl
  • Comm. Dir.: Kevin Spicer
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Michael Peterson
  • Health LA: Michael Peterson
  • Judiciary LA: Sonja Schaefer
  • Budget LA: Sonja Schaefer
  • Civil Rights LA: Sonja Schaefer
  • Medicare/Medicaid LA: Michael Peterson
  • Science/Technology LA: Nate Sans
  • Women's Issues LA: Sonja Schaefer

Votes

 

Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Rep. Peter Visclosky voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

 
Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
P Fiscal 2020 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations 06/26/2019 Yea Voted Against
P Fiscal 2020 Labor-HHS-Education Appropriations 06/19/2019 Yea Voted Against
F Amendment to Restore Conscience Protection 06/13/2019 Nay Voted Against
F Amendment to Restore Pro-life Protections to Title X Program 06/13/2019 Nay Voted Against
P The So-Called "Equality Act" 05/17/2019 Yea Voted Against
P "For the People Act of 2019" (restrictions on free speech) 03/08/2019 Yea Voted Against
P Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance/ United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) 01/03/2019 Yea Voted Against
P Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (passage) 01/19/2018 Nay Voted Against
P Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (vote to protect bill) 01/18/2018 Nay Voted Against
P Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week abortion ban) 10/03/2017 Nay Voted Against
(More Key Votes)
 

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Bills

Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Rep. Peter Visclosky's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Rep. Peter Visclosky a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Our Position Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.5006 - Child Tax Credit for Pregnant Moms Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Peter Visclosky
H.R.4712 - Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Peter Visclosky
H.R.36 - Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Peter Visclosky
H.R.849 - Repeal law creating Independent Payment Advisory Board (health-care rationing board) Support No Send Message to Rep. Peter Visclosky
H.R.2918 - Patients First Act (promoting ethical stem cell research) Support No Send Message to Rep. Peter Visclosky
H.J.RES.39 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No Send Message to Rep. Peter Visclosky
H.R.1628 - American Health Care Act (Obamacare replacement / defund Planned Parenthood) Support No Send Message to Rep. Peter Visclosky
H.R.1192 - Dismemberment Abortion Ban Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Peter Visclosky
H.J.RES.43 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No Send Message to Rep. Peter Visclosky
H.R.1322 - "Women's Health Protection Act" (Abortion Without Limits Until Birth Act) Oppose Yes Send Message to Rep. Peter Visclosky
H.J.RES.33 - "Equal Rights Amendment" to U.S. Constitution Oppose No Send Message to Rep. Peter Visclosky
(More Bills)
 
Green means that this is our preferred cosponsorship position.
Red means that this is not our preferred cosponsorship position.