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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Officials: PSP funding coming at expense of roads"If this keeps going, we're going to have trouble fixing potholes, let alone br
Officials: PSP funding coming at expense of roads
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 14 hours ago
"If this keeps going, we're going to have trouble fixing potholes, let alone bridges," state House Transportation Committee Chairman John Taylor, R-Philadelphia, said recently. Taylor is not alone in his view. "It's getting hard to hide that big... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
ALPA Hails Congressional Opposition To Norwegian Air Internationalsomething U.S. workers should be able to count on from their government,” said
ALPA Hails Congressional Opposition To Norwegian Air International
The Aero-News Network / Posted 2 days ago
something U.S. workers should be able to count on from their government,” said Capt. Canoll. On April 27, three U.S. House Transportation Committee leaders––Rep. Peter DeFazio, Rep. Frank LoBiondo, and Rep. Rick Larsen––sent a letter to the... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Drug-detecting spit test bill passes Vermont House, despite sciencein the body of 1.5 nanograms per milliliter of blood., a tiny amount. Passage
Drug-detecting spit test bill passes Vermont House, despite science
Bennington Banner / Posted 2 days ago
in the body of 1.5 nanograms per milliliter of blood., a tiny amount. Passage of the bill, which emerged from the House Transportation Committee, came after the panel was provided copies of a report by Pennsylvania laboratory that tested... Read more
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The Hill
Air traffic control plan faces tough fight aheadcompleted product, but in the House, we will continue to push forward with the
Air traffic control plan faces tough fight ahead
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
completed product, but in the House, we will continue to push forward with the AIRR Act,” Shuster said in a statement. The House Transportation Committee advanced a reauthorization bill in February with language to separate the nation’s air traffic... Read more
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The Hill
Lawmakers urge feds to block Norwegian Air from flying to USSome of the top lawmakers on the House Transportation Committee are pressing th
Lawmakers urge feds to block Norwegian Air from flying to US
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
Some of the top lawmakers on the House Transportation Committee are pressing the Department of Transportation (DOT) to block Norwegian Air International from flying to the United States — a permit that the agency has tentatively approved, but has not... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Rushing to adopt untested pot testconstitutional issues (Judiciary for the search and seizure aspects of drug tes
Rushing to adopt untested pot test
Rutland Herald / Posted 7 days ago
constitutional issues (Judiciary for the search and seizure aspects of drug testing). Instead, the proposal was sent to the House Transportation Committee, which normally deals with driver�s licenses, road construction, and bike and rail... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Rep. Shuster clings to 9th District seatthere would be a lot to lose for the people of the 9th District, pointing to Sh
Rep. Shuster clings to 9th District seat
Altoona Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
there would be a lot to lose for the people of the 9th District, pointing to Shuster's powerful position as leader of the House Transportation Committee, but, he said, while he supported the incumbent, "other people up there (in Indiana) were... Read more
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TribLIVE
Shuster poised to prevail in 9th Congressional DistrictShuster touted his record of championing many capital improvement projects in t
Shuster poised to prevail in 9th Congressional District
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
Shuster touted his record of championing many capital improvement projects in the region and his clout as chairman of the House Transportation Committee. He noted the transportation bill signed into law last year that funds the final section to... Read more
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The Hill
House GOP chairman beats back primary challenge despite dating lobbyistHouse Transportation Committee Chairman Bill Shuster (R-Pa.) barely fended off
House GOP chairman beats back primary challenge despite dating lobbyist
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
House Transportation Committee Chairman Bill Shuster (R-Pa.) barely fended off a Tea Party-backed primary challenge on Tuesday after a campaign focused on allegations that he has a conflict of interest because he's dating an airline lobbyist. The... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Are activist hedge fund managers to blame for mega-deal failures?about pre-merger coordination between the two companies. Four days before the b
Are activist hedge fund managers to blame for mega-deal failures?
TheStreet.com / Posted 8 days ago
about pre-merger coordination between the two companies. Four days before the bid was called off, the chief lawmaker on the House Transportation Committee piled on by also publicly taking issue with the transaction, suggesting it is not in the best... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Electronic copies of driver's licenses gets approvalLegislation to do just that -- House Bill 481 -- won approval Monday in the Hou
Electronic copies of driver's licenses gets approval
The Houma Courier / Posted 8 days ago
Legislation to do just that -- House Bill 481 -- won approval Monday in the House Transportation Committee. The measure next faces action in the full House. Under current law, the state's 2.9 million motorists are required to carry hard copies of... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Electronic copies of driver's licenses gets approvalLegislation to do just that -- House Bill 481 -- won approval Monday in the Hou
Electronic copies of driver's licenses gets approval
The Daily Comet / Posted 8 days ago
Legislation to do just that -- House Bill 481 -- won approval Monday in the House Transportation Committee. The measure next faces action in the full House. Under current law, the state's 2.9 million motorists are required to carry hard copies of... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Arlington’s red-light camera ban eyed by activists elsewheretool. About three dozen supporters, including Arlington council member Charlie
Arlington’s red-light camera ban eyed by activists elsewhere
Dallas Morning News / Posted 8 days ago
tool. About three dozen supporters, including Arlington council member Charlie Parker, signed a letter sent to the Texas House Transportation Committee. Opponents have often criticized the cameras as intrusive, lacking due process and... Read more
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The Advocate
App for that? Louisianians could carry one-of-a-kind driver's license on phone in bill advancing to HouseLegislation to do just that — House Bill 481 — won approval Monday in the Louis
App for that? Louisianians could carry one-of-a-kind driver's license on phone in bill advancing to House
The Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
Legislation to do just that — House Bill 481 — won approval Monday in the Louisiana House Transportation Committee. The measure next faces action in the full House. The bill would give them the option of also downloading a copy of their license... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisianians could carry electronic driver's licenses on phones under bill advancing to HouseLegislation to do just that — House Bill 481 — won approval Monday in the Louis
Louisianians could carry electronic driver's licenses on phones under bill advancing to House
The Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
Legislation to do just that — House Bill 481 — won approval Monday in the Louisiana House Transportation Committee. The measure next faces action in the full House. The bill would give them the option of also downloading a copy of their license... Read more
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The Hill
Tea Party group backs challenge to House Transportation chairmanA major Tea Party group said it is endorsing a primary challenge to House Trans
Tea Party group backs challenge to House Transportation chairman
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
A major Tea Party group said it is endorsing a primary challenge to House Transportation Committee Chairman Bill Shuster (R-Pa.), one day before the state’s primary. In a statement on Monday, Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Chairman Jenny Beth... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisianians could carry electronic driver's licenses on phones under bill advancing to HouseLegislation to do just that -- House Bill 481 -- won approval Monday in the Hou
Louisianians could carry electronic driver's licenses on phones under bill advancing to House
The Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
Legislation to do just that -- House Bill 481 -- won approval Monday in the House Transportation Committee. The measure next faces action in the full House. The bill would give them the option of also downloading a copy of their license through an... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana drivers could carry electronic version of license on phone under bill advancing to Houseapp on their iPhones or other devices. Legislation to do just that -- House Bi
Louisiana drivers could carry electronic version of license on phone under bill advancing to House
The Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
app on their iPhones or other devices. Legislation to do just that -- House Bill 481 -- won approval Monday morning in the House Transportation Committee. The measure next faces action in the full House. Under current law, the state’s 2.9 milion... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana drivers could carry electronic version of license on app under bill advancing to Houseapp on their iPhones or other devices. Legislation to do just that -- House Bi
Louisiana drivers could carry electronic version of license on app under bill advancing to House
The Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
app on their iPhones or other devices. Legislation to do just that -- House Bill 481 -- won approval Monday morning in the House Transportation Committee. The measure next faces action in the full House. Under current law, the state’s 2.9 milion... Read more
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The Hill
House primaries to watch on Tuesdayhurt Shuster? Shuster is under heavy scrutiny for his romantic relationship wi
House primaries to watch on Tuesday
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
hurt Shuster? Shuster is under heavy scrutiny for his romantic relationship with an airline lobbyist while he chairs the House Transportation Committee. His Tea Party-backed opponent, Art Halvorson, was unsuccessful in trying to defeat Shuster in... Read more
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Philly.com
What to watch for in Pa. primaryThat's the race in the Ninth Congressional District. U.S. Rep. Bill Shuster, w
What to watch for in Pa. primary
Philly.com / Posted 11 days ago
That's the race in the Ninth Congressional District. U.S. Rep. Bill Shuster, who happens to be the chairman of the House Transportation Committee, is being challenged by Art Halvorson, who had run previously for the office and has... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Senate passes bill that would boost airport securityprivatization question to be sorted out, which might not happen this year. But
Senate passes bill that would boost airport security
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
privatization question to be sorted out, which might not happen this year. But Rep. Bill Shuster, R-Pa., chairman of the House transportation committee, made clear after the vote that he still wants an aviation bill that includes... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Senate Passes Bill That Would Boost Airport Securityprivatization question to be sorted out, which might not happen this year. But
Senate Passes Bill That Would Boost Airport Security
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 14 days ago
privatization question to be sorted out, which might not happen this year. But Rep. Bill Shuster, R-Pa., chairman of the House transportation committee, made clear after the vote that he still wants an aviation bill that includes... Read more
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The Columbian
Senate backs boost to airport securityprivatization question to be sorted out, which might not happen this year. But
Senate backs boost to airport security
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
privatization question to be sorted out, which might not happen this year. But Rep. Bill Shuster, R-Pa., chairman of the House transportation committee, made clear after the vote that he still wants an aviation bill that includes... Read more
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TribLIVE
Aviation policy bill clears Senateto be sorted out, which might not happen this year. But Rep. Bill Shuster, a H
Aviation policy bill clears Senate
TribLIVE / Posted 14 days ago
to be sorted out, which might not happen this year. But Rep. Bill Shuster, a Hollidaysburg Republican and chairman of the House transportation committee, made clear after the vote that he wants an aviation bill that includes... Read more
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TribLIVE
15-year House veteran Shuster’s record pivotal in 9th District rematch with Halvorsonhis father, U.S. Rep. E.G. “Bud” Shuster, said he is confident in running on hi
15-year House veteran Shuster’s record pivotal in 9th District rematch with Halvorson
TribLIVE / Posted 14 days ago
his father, U.S. Rep. E.G. “Bud” Shuster, said he is confident in running on his record. He touts that as chairman of the House Transportation Committee he has devoted his political career to championing many projects benefitting Western... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana House panel OK’s lapsed vehicle insurance aid billThe measure, House Bill 245, breezed through the House Transportation Committee
Louisiana House panel OK’s lapsed vehicle insurance aid bill
The Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
The measure, House Bill 245, breezed through the House Transportation Committee and is sponsored by freshman state Rep. C. Denise Marcelle, D-Baton Rouge. It next faces action in the full House. The legislation stems from controversy last year when... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana House panel OK’s lapsed vehicle insurance aid billThe measure, House Bill 245, breezed through the House Transportation Committee
Louisiana House panel OK’s lapsed vehicle insurance aid bill
The Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
The measure, House Bill 245, breezed through the House Transportation Committee and is sponsored by freshman state Rep. C. Denise Marcelle, D-Baton Rouge. It next faces action in the full House. The legislation stems from controversy last year when... Read more
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The Advocate
House OK’s lapsed vehicle insurance aid billThe measure, House Bill 245, breezed through the House Transportation Committee
House OK’s lapsed vehicle insurance aid bill
The Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
The measure, House Bill 245, breezed through the House Transportation Committee and is sponsored by freshman state Rep. C. Denise Marcelle, D-Baton Rouge. It next faces action in the full House. The legislation stems from controversy last year when... Read more
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NJ.com
Atlantic City's FAA center gets boost in Senate billsaid U.S. Sen. Cory Booker, a member of the Senate Commerce Committee, which ha
Atlantic City's FAA center gets boost in Senate bill
NJ.com / Posted 14 days ago
said U.S. Sen. Cory Booker, a member of the Senate Commerce Committee, which has jurisdiction over aviation. The House Transportation Committee proposed its own FAA bill that renews the agency and sets aviation policy for six years. That... Read more
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The Advocate
Bill to aid targets of lapsed vehicle insurance clears House committeeThe measure, House Bill 245, breezed through the House Transportation Committee
Bill to aid targets of lapsed vehicle insurance clears House committee
The Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
The measure, House Bill 245, breezed through the House Transportation Committee and is sponsored by freshman state Rep. C. Denise Marcelle, D-Baton Rouge. It next faces action in the full House. The legislation stems from controversy last year when... Read more
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The Advocate
Bill to aid targets of lapsed vehicle insurance clears House committeeThe measure, House Bill 245, breezed through the House Transportation Committee
Bill to aid targets of lapsed vehicle insurance clears House committee
The Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
The measure, House Bill 245, breezed through the House Transportation Committee and is sponsored by freshman state Rep. C. Denise Marcelle, D-Baton Rouge. It next faces action in the full House. The legislation stems from controversy that erupted... Read more
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The Advocate
Bill to aid targets of lapsed vehicle insurance clears House committeeto pay their debts in installments, and keep their driver’s license. The measu
Bill to aid targets of lapsed vehicle insurance clears House committee
The Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
to pay their debts in installments, and keep their driver’s license. The measure, House Bill 245, breezed through the House Transportation Committee and is sponsored by freshman state Rep. C. Denise Marcelle, D-Baton Rouge. It next faces... Read more
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Havre Daily News
Meyers outlines policies before GOP groupis coming into the state. Last legislative session, state Rep. Nancy Wilson, D
Meyers outlines policies before GOP group
Havre Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
is coming into the state. Last legislative session, state Rep. Nancy Wilson, D-Missoula, proposed legislation that would have raised the gas tax by 5 cents. The House Transportation Committee voted to table the bill, effectively killing the propos... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Tax extension for flood victimsto wear a helmet passed its first legislative hurdle in Baton Rouge this week.
Tax extension for flood victims
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 19 days ago
to wear a helmet passed its first legislative hurdle in Baton Rouge this week. The bill passed unanimously in a Louisiana House transportation committee and now heads to the full House. It's just the latest in a long series of efforts over the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Tax extension for flood victimsto wear a helmet passed its first legislative hurdle in Baton Rouge this week.
Tax extension for flood victims
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 19 days ago
to wear a helmet passed its first legislative hurdle in Baton Rouge this week. The bill passed unanimously in a Louisiana House transportation committee and now heads to the full House. It's just the latest in a long series of efforts over the... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Strong reactions to LA voluntary motorcycle helmet billBut not everyone is celebrating this partial legislative victory. House Bill 3
Strong reactions to LA voluntary motorcycle helmet bill
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 19 days ago
But not everyone is celebrating this partial legislative victory. House Bill 337 passed unanimously Tuesday in a Louisiana House transportation committee and now heads to the full House. It's just the latest in a long series of efforts over the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Strong reactions to LA voluntary motorcycle helmet billBut not everyone is celebrating this partial legislative victory. House Bill 3
Strong reactions to LA voluntary motorcycle helmet bill
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 19 days ago
But not everyone is celebrating this partial legislative victory. House Bill 337 passed unanimously Tuesday in a Louisiana House transportation committee and now heads to the full House. It's just the latest in a long series of efforts over the... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Strong reactions to LA voluntary motorcycle helmet billBut not everyone is celebrating this partial legislative victory. House Bill 3
Strong reactions to LA voluntary motorcycle helmet bill
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 19 days ago
But not everyone is celebrating this partial legislative victory. House Bill 337 passed unanimously Tuesday in a Louisiana House transportation committee and now heads to the full House. It's just the latest in a long series of efforts over the... Read more
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The Hill
Overnight Cybersecurity: Senate panel unveils long-awaited encryption billwould have a dramatic effect on the number of classified documents created by t
Overnight Cybersecurity: Senate panel unveils long-awaited encryption bill
The Hill / Posted 20 days ago
would have a dramatic effect on the number of classified documents created by the government. THURSDAY --The House Transportation Committee will look at whether the U.S. is prepared to handle the aftermath of a cyberattack on the... Read more
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The Maui News
Fuel tax is schizophrenia in motionwill pay something toward road upkeep. The House bill died a while ago and the
Fuel tax is schizophrenia in motion
The Maui News / Posted 21 days ago
will pay something toward road upkeep. The House bill died a while ago and the Senate bill was recently killed by the House Transportation Committee, so the issue of how to fund our highway and bridge maintenance still needs to be dealt... Read more
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The Advocate
Bill giving Louisiana motorcyclists option to wear helmet sails through House committeethe full House. More On This Topic John LeBlanc, executive director of the Lo
Bill giving Louisiana motorcyclists option to wear helmet sails through House committee
The Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
the full House. More On This Topic John LeBlanc, executive director of the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission, told the House Transportation Committee that, if the bill becomes law, he expects 128 additional fatalities in the next decade because... Read more
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The Advocate
Bill giving Louisiana motorcyclists option to wear helmet sails through House committeenext faces a vote in the full House. John LeBlanc, executive director of the L
Bill giving Louisiana motorcyclists option to wear helmet sails through House committee
The Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
next faces a vote in the full House. John LeBlanc, executive director of the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission, told the House Transportation Committee that, if the bill becomes law, he expects 128 additional fatalities in the next decade because... Read more
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The Hill
Overnight Cybersecurity: White House casts doubt on encryption legislationin a summary of the report. These flaws helped hackers pilfer an enormous amou
Overnight Cybersecurity: White House casts doubt on encryption legislation
The Hill / Posted 21 days ago
in a summary of the report. These flaws helped hackers pilfer an enormous amount of personal information. THURSDAY --The House Transportation Committee will look at whether the U.S. is prepared to handle the aftermath of a cyberattack on the... Read more
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The Advocate
Bill giving Louisiana motorcyclists option to wear helmet sails through House committeenext faces a vote in the full House. John LeBlanc, executive director of the L
Bill giving Louisiana motorcyclists option to wear helmet sails through House committee
The Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
next faces a vote in the full House. John LeBlanc, executive director of the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission, told the House Transportation Committee that, if the bill becomes law, he expects 128 additional fatalities in the next decade because... Read more
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The Advocate
Bill giving Louisiana motorcyclists option to wear helmet sails through House committeethe full House. More On This Topic John LeBlanc, executive director of the Lo
Bill giving Louisiana motorcyclists option to wear helmet sails through House committee
The Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
the full House. More On This Topic John LeBlanc, executive director of the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission, told the House Transportation Committee that, if the bill becomes law, he expects 128 additional fatalities in the next decade because... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Canadian Pacific stops biddingcompeting interests" to be managed as one could harm national defense. Rep. Bil
Canadian Pacific stops bidding
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
competing interests" to be managed as one could harm national defense. Rep. Bill Shuster, R-Pa., and the chairman of the House transportation committee, was among lawmakers who expressed concern over the takeover plan. Some shippers warned that... Read more
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The Hill
Overnight Cybersecurity: EU regulators' judgment on data deal coming soonreplaces Rosemary Wenchel, who had held the position on an acting basis and is
Overnight Cybersecurity: EU regulators' judgment on data deal coming soon
The Hill / Posted 22 days ago
replaces Rosemary Wenchel, who had held the position on an acting basis and is retiring. TUESDAY THURSDAY --The House Transportation Committee will look at whether the U.S. is prepared to handle the aftermath of a cyberattack on the... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Shuster faces primary challenge as conflict-of-interest allegations arisereforms through Congress. The bill would have been a signature legislative ach
Shuster faces primary challenge as conflict-of-interest allegations arise
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 23 days ago
reforms through Congress. The bill would have been a signature legislative achievement for Mr. Shuster, who chairs the House Transportation Committee, but it stalled last month in the House, where it had mixed support. No Democrat has filed to... Read more
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The Hill
Obama reviews encryption billFinance Committee will hold a hearing on cybersecurity and protecting taxpayer
Obama reviews encryption bill
The Hill / Posted 23 days ago
Finance Committee will hold a hearing on cybersecurity and protecting taxpayer information on Tuesday. On Thursday, the House Transportation Committee will look at whether the U.S. is prepared to handle the aftermath of a cyberattack on the... Read more
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