WASHINGTON, D.C., November 11, 2019 – Today, Representative Pete Visclosky (D-IN) announced his impending retirement, as he will not seek re-election in 2020. Philip K. Bell, president of the Steel Manufacturers Association (SMA) issued the following statement:

“ Congressman Visclosky has been a stalwart supporter of the domestic steel industry.  His strong backing of Buy America provisions, and his acumen as an appropriator helped steel producers and their workers not only in Northwest Indiana but around the country.  His leadership and statesmanship will be missed.”