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Blake Farenthold's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: Blake R. Farenthold
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 27, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 27
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Debbie; 2 Children: Morgan, Amanda
Birth Date: 12/12/1962
Birth Place: Corpus Christi, TX
Home City: Corpus Christi, TX
Religion: Episcopalian
Date Title
July 31, 2014 Letter to Michael Huerta, Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration - Keep Dubuque Air Traffic Control Tower Open
June 9, 2014 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
May 5, 2014 Blog - Investigating the Benghazi Attack
May 1, 2014 Statement from Congressman Blake Farenthold on NASCC Aircraft Incident Near Corpus Christi
April 30, 2014 Rep. Farenthold Hosts I-69 Caucus Briefing with Region Leaders in DC, Introduces Bill to Expand State Highway 44 into I-69
March 5, 2014 U.S. Congressman Blake Farenthold Participates in Roundtable on Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Program
Nov. 27, 2013 Congressman Farenthold Applauds $8 Million Army Contract For Maintenance and Dredging at Corpus Christi Ship Channel
Nov. 20, 2013 Protecting States' Rights to Promote American Energy Security Act
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Sept. 26, 2013 Bucshon Launches Bipartisan Interstate 69 Congressional Caucus
July 16, 2013 U.S. Congressman Blake Farenthold Announces Grant for Runway Extension at Corpus Christi International Airport
June 25, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Furloughs at FRC East
May 23, 2013 Rep. Farenthold Creates Texas Maritime Caucus
May 2, 2013 Letter to Secretary LaHood - Preventing Closures of Air Traffic Control Towers
April 26, 2013 Reducing Flight Delays Act of 2013
April 5, 2013 Rep. Farenthold Commends TXDOT's Swift Action in Preventing Local Airport Tower Closures
April 2, 2013 Houston Chronicle - As Sequester Hits Home, Rep. Farenthold Fights Texas Airport Closures
March 23, 2013 Rep. Farenthold Urges FAA to Reconsider Closure of Smaller Airport Traffic Control Towers
March 22, 2013 Letter to Michael Huerta, Federal Aviation Administration Administrator - FAA Closure of Airport Tower
March 14, 2013 Letter to Federal Aviation Administration Administrator Michael Huerta - Local Contract Control Tower Closures
June 29, 2012 Rep. Farenthold Encouraged I-69 Language Included in Two Year Transportation Bill
March 13, 2012 Letter to Chairman Ryan and Ranking Member Van Hollen
March 8, 2012 Coast Guard to Lease Space at Corpus Christi International Airport
Jan. 24, 2012 Airport and Airway Extension Act of 2012
Nov. 29, 2011 Risk-Based Security Screening for Members of the Armed Forces Act
Nov. 8, 2011 Rep. Farenthold Participates in NextGen Field Hearing
Nov. 2, 2011 Hearing of the House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure - Lesssons from Deepwater Horizon
Nov. 1, 2011 Rep. Farenthold Comments on TTC Designation of 1-69 in South Texas
Sept. 1, 2011 Rep. Farenthold Responds to the President's Remarks on Infrastructure Bill
June 14, 2011 Letter to Ray LaHood, Secretary of the Department of Transportation - Revisions of Provisions Released by the Federal Highway Administration
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Transportation
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Transportation and Infrastructure
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Transportation
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