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

18th term Democrat from Indiana 1st District.


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

Birthplace: Gary, IN

Religion: Catholic

Percentage in Last Election: 82%

Major Opponent: Donna Dunn


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


Current Elected Office Committees:


Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Mark Lopez
  • Exec. Asst.: Korry Baack
  • Legis. Dir.: Seth Engdahl
  • Comm. Dir.: Kevin Spicer
  • Veteran Affairs LA: Joe DeVooght
  • Military LA: Joe DeVooght
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Michael Peterson
  • Health LA: Michael Peterson
  • Financial Services LA: Leslie Samuel
  • Foreign Policy LA: Travis Wheeler
  • Education LA: Megan Salrin
  • Agriculture LA: Megan Salrin
  • Telecomm LA: Leslie Samuel
  • Elections LA: Travis Wheeler
  • Energy LA: Travis Wheeler
  • Environment LA: Michael Peterson
  • Tax LA: Leslie Samuel



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
A Johnson of Connecticut Amendment, as Amended; Energy Policy Act of 2005 04/20/2005 Yea Voted For
F Amendment to Budget for FY 2006 03/17/2005 Yea Voted For
P Providing for consideration of H.R. 3394; Cyber Security Research and Development Act 02/07/2002 Yea Voted For
P Clean Lakes Program 04/12/2000 Yea Not Scored
F Organ Procurement and Transplantation 04/04/2000 Yea Voted For

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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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 Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.1182 - Bill to Amend the Truth in Lending Act No Send Message to Rep. Peter Visclosky


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