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Crain's New York Business
Why are so many big trucks pounding New York's roads? [in 5 steps]rendering Nadler’s dream tunnel unnecessary. Nadler, a 24-year veteran of Cong
Why are so many big trucks pounding New York's roads? [in 5 steps]
Crain's New York Business / Posted yesterday
rendering Nadler’s dream tunnel unnecessary. Nadler, a 24-year veteran of Congress, leverages his seniority on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee to pry federal dollars for his pet project. The Port Authority of New York and... Read more
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BC Local News
Surrey shelves road plan for 32 Avenuepromising motorists who use the area at least another five years of congestion.
Surrey shelves road plan for 32 Avenue
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
promising motorists who use the area at least another five years of congestion. Coun. Tom Gill, chair of Surrey council’s transportation and infrastructure committee, said the project is still a priority, but cost-sharing from the provincial... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Surrey shelves road plan for 32 Avenuepromising motorists who use the area at least another five years of congestion.
Surrey shelves road plan for 32 Avenue
Peace Arch News / Posted 5 days ago
promising motorists who use the area at least another five years of congestion. Coun. Tom Gill, chair of Surrey council’s transportation and infrastructure committee, said the project is still a priority, but cost-sharing from the provincial... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Rick Larsen for 2nd Congressional Districtway for the Trade Promotion Authority, he has yet to commit to the 12-nation Tr
Rick Larsen for 2nd Congressional District
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
way for the Trade Promotion Authority, he has yet to commit to the 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership. As a member of the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, Larsen helped shape the five-year, $305 billion highway bill, and is now well... Read more
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The Examiner
Crowded field chases lieutenant governor's jobremedies to what he calls the state's "badly crumbling infrastructure," pointin
Crowded field chases lieutenant governor's job
The Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
remedies to what he calls the state's "badly crumbling infrastructure," pointing to his years serving on the U.S. House's transportation and infrastructure committee as an asset.Pierson, a pastor who worked for more than three decades at a General... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
U.S. Treasury urged to probe Chinese company building MBTA railcarsof Chinese state investment continues without adequate scrutiny.” DeFazio is t
U.S. Treasury urged to probe Chinese company building MBTA railcars
WWLP Springfield / Posted 7 days ago
of Chinese state investment continues without adequate scrutiny.” DeFazio is the ranking member of the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. “As with all vehicle contracts, CRRC MA completely complies with the... Read more
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Boston Globe
US urged to probe Chinese company building MBTA subway carsproliferation of Chinese state investment continues without adequate scrutiny.”
US urged to probe Chinese company building MBTA subway cars
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
proliferation of Chinese state investment continues without adequate scrutiny.” DeFazio is the ranking member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. “As with all vehicle contracts, CRRC MA completely complies with the... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Crowded field chases Missouri lieutenant governor's jobremedies to what he calls the state's "badly crumbling infrastructure," pointin
Crowded field chases Missouri lieutenant governor's job
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
remedies to what he calls the state's "badly crumbling infrastructure," pointing to his years serving on the U.S. House's transportation and infrastructure committee as an asset. Pierson, a pastor who worked for more than three decades at a... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Crowded field chases Missouri lieutenant governor's jobremedies to what he calls the state's "badly crumbling infrastructure," pointin
Crowded field chases Missouri lieutenant governor's job
KOMU Columbia / Posted 8 days ago
remedies to what he calls the state's "badly crumbling infrastructure," pointing to his years serving on the U.S. House's transportation and infrastructure committee as an asset. Pierson, a pastor who worked for more than three decades at a... Read more
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The Hill
Dozens of lawmakers blast Chinese rail car dealagainst the resources of the world’s second largest economy.” Rep. Peter DeFaz
Dozens of lawmakers blast Chinese rail car deal
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
against the resources of the world’s second largest economy.” Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.), ranking member on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, helped lead the effort. The lawmakers also worry that allowing a foreign,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Congress passes aviation bill to close airport security gapsnon-profit corporation run primarily by segments of the aviation industry. Rep
Congress passes aviation bill to close airport security gaps
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
non-profit corporation run primarily by segments of the aviation industry. Rep. Bill Shuster, R-Pa., chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, and the airline industry have made privatizing air traffic control a top... Read more
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The Columbian
Congress passes aviation legislationnon-profit corporation run primarily by segments of the aviation industry. Rep
Congress passes aviation legislation
The Columbian / Posted 13 days ago
non-profit corporation run primarily by segments of the aviation industry. Rep. Bill Shuster, R-Pa., chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, and the airline industry had made privatizing air traffic control a top... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Congress passes aviation bill to close airport security gapsnon-profit corporation run primarily by segments of the aviation industry. Rep
Congress passes aviation bill to close airport security gaps
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
non-profit corporation run primarily by segments of the aviation industry. Rep. Bill Shuster, R-Pa., chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, and the airline industry had made privatizing air traffic control a top... Read more
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Boston Globe
Congress passes aviation bill to close airport security gapsrun primarily by the aviation industry. Representative Bill Shuster, Republica
Congress passes aviation bill to close airport security gaps
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
run primarily by the aviation industry. Representative Bill Shuster, Republican of Pennsylvania and chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, and the airline industry have made privatizing air traffic control a top... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Congress Passes Aviation Bill To Close Airport Security Gapsnonprofit corporation run primarily by segments of the aviation industry. Rep.
Congress Passes Aviation Bill To Close Airport Security Gaps
Hartford Courant / Posted 13 days ago
nonprofit corporation run primarily by segments of the aviation industry. Rep. Bill Shuster, R-Pa., chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, and the airline industry have made privatizing air traffic control a top... Read more
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Daily Herald
Congress passes aviation bill to close airport security gapsnon-profit corporation run primarily by segments of the aviation industry. Rep
Congress passes aviation bill to close airport security gaps
Daily Herald / Posted 13 days ago
non-profit corporation run primarily by segments of the aviation industry. Rep. Bill Shuster, R-Pa., chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, and the airline industry had made privatizing air traffic control a top... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Congress passes aviation bill to close airport security gapsnon-profit corporation run primarily by segments of the aviation industry. Rep
Congress passes aviation bill to close airport security gaps
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 13 days ago
non-profit corporation run primarily by segments of the aviation industry. Rep. Bill Shuster, R-Pa., chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, and the airline industry had made privatizing air traffic control a top... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
NBAA Issues Statement on Full Congressional Passage of FAA Funding Extensionthe committee’s Aviation Subcommittee Chairwoman Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) and Rankin
NBAA Issues Statement on Full Congressional Passage of FAA Funding Extension
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 13 days ago
the committee’s Aviation Subcommittee Chairwoman Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) and Ranking Member Maria Cantwell (D-WA); House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Bill Shuster (R-9-PA) and Ranking Member Peter DeFazio (D-4-OR); and the... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Congress passes aviation bill to close airport security gapsnon-profit corporation run primarily by segments of the aviation industry. Rep
Congress passes aviation bill to close airport security gaps
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 14 days ago
non-profit corporation run primarily by segments of the aviation industry. Rep. Bill Shuster, R-Pa., chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, and the airline industry has made privatizing air traffic control a top... Read more
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The Morning Call
Congress passes aviation bill to close airport security gapsnon-profit corporation run primarily by segments of the aviation industry. Rep
Congress passes aviation bill to close airport security gaps
The Morning Call / Posted 14 days ago
non-profit corporation run primarily by segments of the aviation industry. Rep. Bill Shuster, R-Pa., chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, and the airline industry have made privatizing air traffic control a top... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Congress passes aviation bill to close airport security gapsnon-profit corporation run primarily by segments of the aviation industry. Rep
Congress passes aviation bill to close airport security gaps
KXXV Waco / Posted 14 days ago
non-profit corporation run primarily by segments of the aviation industry. Rep. Bill Shuster, R-Pa., chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, and the airline industry have made privatizing air traffic control a top... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Congress passes aviation bill to close airport security gapsnon-profit corporation run primarily by segments of the aviation industry. Rep
Congress passes aviation bill to close airport security gaps
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 14 days ago
non-profit corporation run primarily by segments of the aviation industry. Rep. Bill Shuster, R-Pa., chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, and the airline industry have made privatizing air traffic control a top... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Congress passes aviation bill to close airport security gapsnon-profit corporation run primarily by segments of the aviation industry. Rep
Congress passes aviation bill to close airport security gaps
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 14 days ago
non-profit corporation run primarily by segments of the aviation industry. Rep. Bill Shuster, R-Pa., chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, and the airline industry have made privatizing air traffic control a top... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Congress passes aviation bill to close airport security gapsnon-profit corporation run primarily by segments of the aviation industry. Rep
Congress passes aviation bill to close airport security gaps
KWWL Iowa / Posted 14 days ago
non-profit corporation run primarily by segments of the aviation industry. Rep. Bill Shuster, R-Pa., chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, and the airline industry have made privatizing air traffic control a top... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Congress passes aviation bill to close airport security gapsnon-profit corporation run primarily by segments of the aviation industry. Rep
Congress passes aviation bill to close airport security gaps
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 14 days ago
non-profit corporation run primarily by segments of the aviation industry. Rep. Bill Shuster, R-Pa., chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, and the airline industry have made privatizing air traffic control a top... Read more
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The Hill
Senate clears FAA authorization billbetween committee leaders and staff. The Senate passed a wide-ranging FAA bill
Senate clears FAA authorization bill
The Hill / Posted 14 days ago
between committee leaders and staff. The Senate passed a wide-ranging FAA bill earlier this year, while the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee approved its own measure that contained a controversial proposal to separate the... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Nev. drone institute sees broad horizons with FAA rulesWalach told the Las Vegas Review-Journal. In Congress, Democratic Rep. Dina Ti
Nev. drone institute sees broad horizons with FAA rules
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 15 days ago
Walach told the Las Vegas Review-Journal. In Congress, Democratic Rep. Dina Titus of Nevada noted this week that a House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee funding measure includes provisions to certify Nevada as an unmanned aviation... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
FAA Extension: The Bad Art of the Backroom Dealand transparent, amendable and subjected to full legislative scrutiny in both c
FAA Extension: The Bad Art of the Backroom Deal
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 15 days ago
and transparent, amendable and subjected to full legislative scrutiny in both congressional chambers. Last week, the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee and Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee leadership concluded... Read more
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Business Wire
Airlines for America Commends Passage of Long-Term FAA Extensionrole as a leader in aviation technology and innovation. Passage of the bicamera
Airlines for America Commends Passage of Long-Term FAA Extension
Business Wire / Posted 15 days ago
role as a leader in aviation technology and innovation. Passage of the bicameral, bipartisan agreement reached by House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Bill Shuster (R-PA), Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Ranking... Read more
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The Hill
House sends short-term FAA bill to Senate as clock ticks downthis extension, the FAA programs will face a shutdown next week,” Rep. Bill Shu
House sends short-term FAA bill to Senate as clock ticks down
The Hill / Posted 15 days ago
this extension, the FAA programs will face a shutdown next week,” Rep. Bill Shuster (R-Pa.), chairman of the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, said on the House floor. “Employees will be furloughed, airport projects will... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Nevada drone institute sees broad horizons with FAA ruleWalach told the Las Vegas Review-Journal. In Congress, Democratic Rep. Dina Ti
Nevada drone institute sees broad horizons with FAA rule
Nevada Appeal / Posted 16 days ago
Walach told the Las Vegas Review-Journal. In Congress, Democratic Rep. Dina Titus of Nevada noted this week that a House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee funding measure includes provisions to certify Nevada as an unmanned aviation... Read more
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Island Packet
Nevada drone institute sees broad horizons with FAA ruleReview-Journal (http://bit.ly/29lyeaQ ). In Congress, Democratic Rep. Dina Tit
Nevada drone institute sees broad horizons with FAA rule
Island Packet / Posted 17 days ago
Review-Journal (http://bit.ly/29lyeaQ ). In Congress, Democratic Rep. Dina Titus of Nevada noted this week that a House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee funding measure includes provisions to certify Nevada as an unmanned aviation... Read more
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Naples Daily News
GOP congressional candidate Chauncey Goss walks line between D.C. background and Southwest Florida rootsparty and move up the ranks. Clawson said his refusal to raise large sums of mo
GOP congressional candidate Chauncey Goss walks line between D.C. background and Southwest Florida roots
Naples Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
party and move up the ranks. Clawson said his refusal to raise large sums of money probably cost him an appointment to the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. "I hate asking people for money," Goss said, who has given $9,500 to candidates... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
FAA Reauthorization Widely Praised By Industry ... With Caveatsunnecessary obstacles to creating jobs and selling their products. “The certif
FAA Reauthorization Widely Praised By Industry ... With Caveats
The Aero-News Network / Posted 19 days ago
unnecessary obstacles to creating jobs and selling their products. “The certification reforms in both the original House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee-passed bill and Senate-passed bill are very similar and could be implemented... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
FAA Extension Is Missed Opportunity to Support U.S. Manufacturing Jobsunnecessary obstacles to creating jobs and selling their products. “The certif
FAA Extension Is Missed Opportunity to Support U.S. Manufacturing Jobs
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 20 days ago
unnecessary obstacles to creating jobs and selling their products. “The certification reforms in both the original House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee-passed bill and Senate-passed bill are very similar and could be implemented... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
New TIF districts may greenlight Belmont flyover, other transit projectsthe much-discussed extension of the Red Line south of 95th Street. Democratic
New TIF districts may greenlight Belmont flyover, other transit projects
Chicago Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
the much-discussed extension of the Red Line south of 95th Street. Democratic Illinois Rep. Dan Lipinski, a member of the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, said he was "a little surprised" the legislature went for the TIF idea, because... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Congressional Leaders Reach Agreement On FAA FundingWill Only Carry The Agency Through September 2017 It's not exactly a long-term
Congressional Leaders Reach Agreement On FAA Funding
The Aero-News Network / Posted 21 days ago
Will Only Carry The Agency Through September 2017 It's not exactly a long-term funding bill, but the leaders of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee and the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee today announced... Read more
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The Advocate
Major Baton Rouge, Lafayette projects targeting traffic gridlock get boost with $60 million federal grantdisputed the governor’s account to the media. Meanwhile, Graves has maintained
Major Baton Rouge, Lafayette projects targeting traffic gridlock get boost with $60 million federal grant
The Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
disputed the governor’s account to the media. Meanwhile, Graves has maintained that it’s his role as a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee that enabled him to author amendments that put Louisiana in the best position to... Read more
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The Advocate
Major Baton Rouge, Lafayette projects targeting traffic gridlock get boost with $60 million federal grantdisputed the governor’s account to the media. Meanwhile, Graves has maintained
Major Baton Rouge, Lafayette projects targeting traffic gridlock get boost with $60 million federal grant
The Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
disputed the governor’s account to the media. Meanwhile, Graves has maintained that it’s his role as a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee that enabled him to author amendments that put Louisiana in the best position to... Read more
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The Advocate
June 2015: DOTD agrees with Congressman Garret Graves about solutions for 'ridiculous' Washington Street exiteastbound traffic leaving the bridge is forcing its way into the middle and out
June 2015: DOTD agrees with Congressman Garret Graves about solutions for 'ridiculous' Washington Street exit
The Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
eastbound traffic leaving the bridge is forcing its way into the middle and outer lane. Graves, a member of the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, said today’s backups represent a failure of sorts by Baton Rouge area community... Read more
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The Advocate
Major Baton Rouge, Lafayette projects targeting traffic gridlock get boost with $60 million federal grantGarrett Graves also touted the announcement as a major win for South Louisiana.
Major Baton Rouge, Lafayette projects targeting traffic gridlock get boost with $60 million federal grant
The Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
Garrett Graves also touted the announcement as a major win for South Louisiana. Graves is a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee and authored amendments that his office says made Louisiana more competitive to... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Senate panel OKs waiver for Delta QueenJohn Boozman and Tom Cotton, are among eight Senate co-sponsors. An identical
Senate panel OKs waiver for Delta Queen
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
John Boozman and Tom Cotton, are among eight Senate co-sponsors. An identical bill, H.R. 1248, awaits action by the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. It has 21 House co-sponsors, including a Republican representing the Arkansas... Read more
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The Hill
House lawmakers renew fight over shrinking airplane seatsshort-term reauthorization of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Rep.
House lawmakers renew fight over shrinking airplane seats
The Hill / Posted 27 days ago
short-term reauthorization of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Rep. Steve Cohen (D-Tenn.), a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, and Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Ill.), are pushing to attach a provision to an FAA... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Runoffs today; Panama Canal trip 'illuminating' for Sanford; Why Trump scares Aziz Ansaridead in Benghazi, Libya. Source: NYT After traveling to Panama over the weeken
Runoffs today; Panama Canal trip 'illuminating' for Sanford; Why Trump scares Aziz Ansari
Charleston City Paper / Posted 29 days ago
dead in Benghazi, Libya. Source: NYT After traveling to Panama over the weekend on an official trip with the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, Congressman Mark Sanford says the trip was "illuminating" about how the... Read more
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The Hill
The Energy and Commerce Committee: getting the job donethe country. That law needed to be reauthorized and also needed some fine-tunin
The Energy and Commerce Committee: getting the job done
The Hill / Posted 29 days ago
the country. That law needed to be reauthorized and also needed some fine-tuning so we worked in tandem with the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, and constructed the PIPES Act, which our committee advanced by a unanimous vote... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Port authority budget includes $47 million to begin river dredgingtimes in the last month to discuss funding. U.S. Reps. Corrine Brown and John
Port authority budget includes $47 million to begin river dredging
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 30 days ago
times in the last month to discuss funding. U.S. Reps. Corrine Brown and John Mica of Florida, both members of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, are working with port officials to set up a meeting with Jo-Ellen Darcy,... Read more
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The Hill
Waterways bill eyed as solution for Flintthat we can quickly move this bill through the Senate in the remaining weeks of
Waterways bill eyed as solution for Flint
The Hill / Posted a month ago
that we can quickly move this bill through the Senate in the remaining weeks of this work period,” he added. The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee approved a $5 billion WRDA bill to boost the nation’s ports, harbors, dams and... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
National League Of Cities Calls Part 107 A Win For Local Governmentsa package of bipartisan amendments to the underlying bill, but did not receive
National League Of Cities Calls Part 107 A Win For Local Governments
The Aero-News Network / Posted 1 months ago
a package of bipartisan amendments to the underlying bill, but did not receive a vote due to procedural reasons. The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee passed their version of the reauthorization bill without preemption language... Read more
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The Hill
Chairman slams sit-in 'circus' after cancelled transportation markupThe top lawmaker on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee slamm
Chairman slams sit-in 'circus' after cancelled transportation markup
The Hill / Posted 1 months ago
The top lawmaker on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee slammed the Democratic sit-in on the House floor, which forced his panel to cancel a markup of transportation bills Thursday morning. ADVERTISEMENT GOP leaders were forced to... Read more
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