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Why rush to build South Shore extension?

Rep. Pete Visclosky, D-Ind., seems to be in a bit of a hurry. After 30 years of undistinguished service, he wants immediate action.

April 09, 2014 12:00 am
Officials dedicate new mobile health center

Officials dedicate new mobile health center

EAST CHICAGO | From the outside, the HealthLinc mobile unit looks like a recreational vehicle a family would drive on a summer trip to the Grand Canyon.

March 11, 2014 2:30 pm Photos

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Dyer council mulls South Shore expansion

DYER | Dyer Town Council members on Thursday heard a wide range of opinions on extending the South Shore commuter rail line to their suburban community of 16,400 people.

February 13, 2014 9:15 pm

Visclosky calls on leaders to resolve transit problems

MERRILLVILLE | U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky on Wednesday called for a March 31 deadline to resolve issues thwarting improvements to the South Shore rail line and the creation of a regional bus system.

September 25, 2013 3:38 pm
Visclosky tours USF site in Crown Point

Visclosky tours USF site in Crown Point

CROWN POINT | Dressed in a colorful shirt, shorts and baseball hat, the beer-bellied mannequin lay on a hospital bed and blinked. His chest moved up and down to simulate breaths.

September 03, 2013 3:00 pm Photos

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Protesters demand stop to sequestration, mental health funding cuts

Protesters demand stop to sequestration, mental health funding cuts

HAMMOND | Protesters rallied outside the federal courthouse Wednesday in Hammond, demanding a stop to the federal sequestration and cuts to mental health services.

August 14, 2013 6:15 pm Photos

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Visclosky to address annual chamber luncheon

GARY | U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky will speak at the Gary Chamber of Commerce's annual membership meeting, set for 11:30 a.m. May 13 at the Steel City Buffet & Grill, 411 East 5th Ave.

April 18, 2013 6:30 am
Looming doctor shortage casts shadow on health care

Looming doctor shortage casts shadow on health care

A national doctor shortage on the horizon could change the health care landscape in Northwest Indiana and across the country.

April 16, 2013 11:15 pm Photos

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Don't be fooled by politicians on sequester, federal budget

Our esteemed U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky, D-Ind., states the sequester cuts are "mindless." Visclosky conveniently leaves out that the sequester was proposed by President Barack Obama.

March 24, 2013 12:00 am

Visclosky submits testimony in support of steel

U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky on Thursday submitted written testimony on the importance of steel during a subcommittee hearing of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, where several steel industry executives spoke.

March 21, 2013 9:05 am

Here's my advice to Visclosky on federal budget

Note to U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky on balancing the federal budget:

March 17, 2013 12:00 am
America's budget: Your turn

America's budget: Your turn

Michael Rodriguez, 15, and his uncle Nick Rozdelsky, both of Lowell, join others in an attempt to balance the budget during a "How Would You Balance the Budget" event sponsored by U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky.

March 11, 2013 8:05 pm
America's budget: Your turn

America's budget: Your turn

U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky addresses attendees during a "How Would You Balance the Budget" event in Merrillville.

March 11, 2013 8:06 pm
America's budget: Your turn

America's budget: Your turn

Area residents attend a "How Would You Balance the Budget" event sponsored by U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky.

March 11, 2013 8:06 pm
America's budget: Your turn

America's budget: Your turn

Area residents attend a "How Would You Balance the Budget" event Monday night sponsored by U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky.

March 11, 2013 8:06 pm
America's budget: Your turn

America's budget: Your turn

Gerald Witulski, of Valparaiso, left, Michael Mitchell, of Merrillville and Joe Lisak do their best to balance the budget during a "How Would You Balance the Budget" event sponsored by U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky.

March 11, 2013 8:05 pm
America's budget: Your turn

America's budget: Your turn

Phil Smith, of  the Concord Coalition, a bipartisan think tank, addresses attendees during a "How Would You Balance the Budget" event in Merrillville.

March 11, 2013 8:06 pm
America's budget: Your turn

America's budget: Your turn

John Durante, of Crown Point, left, Michael Simpso,n of Valparaiso and Louis Stratton, of Crown Point do their best to balance the budget during a "How Would You Balance the Budget" event sponsored by U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky.

March 11, 2013 8:06 pm

Visclosky could have made sure jobs were for Gary

I attended the forum at the YWCA on 15th Avenue in Gary. I had an opportunity to address U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky.

January 20, 2013 12:00 am
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