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John Larson's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: John B. Larson
Office: U.S. House (CT) - District 1, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1998
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Leslie; 3 Children: Carolyn, Laura, Raymond
Birth Date: 07/22/1948
Birth Place: Hartford, CT
Home City: East Hartford, CT
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 7, 2014 Gov. Malloy: Lesson From Super Storm Sandy --Connecticut's Transportation Infrastructure Needs "Hardening'
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to David Camp, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee - Hearings on Funding Options for the Federal Highway Trust Fund
April 30, 2013 Letter to Secretary LaHood - Keep State's Air Traffic Control Towers Open
April 5, 2013 Connecticut Delegation Issues Statement on FAA Decision to Delay Closure of Air Traffic Control Towers
March 21, 2013 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes
Aug. 3, 2012 Larson Praises Manchester Educator on White House Recognition
Aug. 2, 2012 Delegation Announces More than $3 Million in Grants for Connecticut Infrastructure
July 24, 2012 Lieberman, Blumenthal, and Larson Announce $2 Million in Transit Funds for Hartford
June 19, 2012 Gov. Malloy & Congressional Delegation Announce $10M Federal Grant to Strengthen Transportation Infrastructure in Hartford
May 24, 2012 America's Great Outdoors Rivers: Secretary Salazar Creates National Blueways System, Designates Connecticut River and Its Watershed as First National Blueway
March 22, 2012 Larson Continues to Call for House to Pass Broad, Bipartisan Transportation Bill
Feb. 28, 2012 Larson, Becerra Discuss Cracking Down on Excessive Oil Speculation, Infrastructure Investment
Feb. 27, 2012 Larson, Segarra & Labor Leaders Highlight Need For Federal Transportation Funding to Rebuild Infrastructure and Create Jobs
Dec. 7, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Nov. 21, 2011 Larson Statement on Busway Signing Ceremony
Nov. 10, 2011 Letter to Daniel K. Inouye, Thad Cochran, Harold Rogers, Norman D. Dicks - Members of House and Senate Appropriations Committee
Oct. 31, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, The President of the United States
Oct. 17, 2011 Delegation Applauds $2.6 Million in Transportation Grants to Connecticut
Aug. 5, 2011 Larson: Speaker Should Call House Back to Pass Clean FAA Reauthorization
May 9, 2011 Connecticut Delegation Statement on $30 Million Awarded for High Speed Rail
April 14, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Ray LaHood, Secretary, U.S. Department of Transportation; and the Honorable Joseph Szabo, Administrator, Federal Railroad
April 5, 2011 Letter To The Honorable Daniel K. Inouye, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, The Honorable Thad Cochran, Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, The Honorable Harold Rogers, Chairman of the House Committee on Appropriat
April 4, 2011 Larson Statement on Approval of New Britain Busway
March 15, 2011 Rep. Carney Praises USDOT Decision Regarding Northeast Rail Funding
March 4, 2011 Letter to the Ray LaHood, Secretary, US Department of Transportation - Re-Program High-Speed Rail from Florida to Northeast Corridor
Jan. 28, 2011 Larson Host House Subcommittee Chair in Hartford to Discuss High Speed Rail in Northeast
Nov. 22, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Ray LaHood Secretary of Transportation
Aug. 6, 2010 Letter to Secretary LaHood and Administrator Szabo
May 20, 2010 Larson: Gates, Obama, and I of Like Mind on Extra Engine Program
Dec. 3, 2009 Larson Introduces Legislation To Help Community Colleges Train Workers, Weather Difficult Economic Times
Nov. 6, 2009 Larson: Infrastructure Jobs Program Vital To Economic Recovery
Sept. 16, 2009 Advanced Vehicle Technology Act Of 2009
March 23, 2009 Larson Announces Bradley International Airport To Receive $8 Million From ARRA
April 10, 2008 Letter to Jodi Rell, Governor of Connecticut, Re: Federal Transportation Funding Increase
Oct. 12, 2006 Letter to Commissioner of the Social Security Administration Jo Anne B. Barnhart
July 13, 2005 Connecticut Delegation Works for Federal Aid to Repair Route 7
March 3, 2005 Larson Statement on Committee's Passage of Transportation Bill
July 21, 2004 Conference Report on H.R. 2443, Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2004
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