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VISCLOSKY, Peter (1949-)

VISCLOSKY, PETER, a Representative from Indiana; born in Gary, Lake County, Ind., August 13, 1949; graduated from Andrean High School, Merrillville, Ind.; B.S., Indiana University Northwest, Gary, Ind., 1970; J.D., University of Notre Dame School of Law, Notre Dame, Ind., 1973; LL.M., Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, D.C., 1982; lawyer, private practice; staff, United States House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations, 1977-1980; staff, United States House of Representatives Committee on the Budget, 1980-1982; elected as a Democrat to the Ninety-ninth and to the seventeen succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1985-present).

Indiana University Northwest
Calumet Regional Archives
Gary, IN
Papers: 1985-1989, 68 linear feet.
The papers include constituent correspondence, subject files on the steel industry, bill files, press releases, and photographs documenting Peter Visclosky's service in Congress. Access to the papers is currently restricted.