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Rep. Peter J. Visclosky, D-Ind.

Member of the House (17th term)

Democrat



Biography

District: Indiana - 1st District
Political Highlights: no previous office,
Born: August 13, 1949; Gary, Ind.
Residence: Merrillville
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Wife, Joanne Royce; two children
Education: Indiana U., Northwest, B.S. 1970; U. of Notre Dame, J.D. 1973; Georgetown U., LL.M. 1982
Elected: 1984
Committee Assignments: Appropriations (Defense - Ranking Member; Energy-Water)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 6th ranked House Democrat
Twitter: 11,305 followers
State Clout: Indiana is 42nd on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

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