Rep. Peter Visclosky [D]

Representative from Indiana’s 1st District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1985-2016 Representative Indiana's 1st District (map)

2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Visclosky has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below is a member of the House of Representatives. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Visclosky is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Committee Membership

Peter Visclosky sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Visclosky sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (100%)

Recent Bills

Some of Visclosky’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1985 to Nov 2015, Visclosky missed 367 of 18,942 roll call votes, which is 1.9%. This is on par with the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 106 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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