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Mike Capuano's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: Michael 'Mike' E. Capuano
Office: U.S. House (MA) - District 7, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1998
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic for U.S. House - District 7
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Barbara; 2 Children: Michael, Joseph
Birth Date: 01/09/1952
Birth Place: Somerville, MA
Home City: Somerville, MA
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
March 7, 2014 E-Update: Green Line Extension and the President's Budget, Ukraine, Flood Insurance, Health Care, and the EPA
March 4, 2014 Rep. Mike Capuano Statement on Inclusion of the Green Line Extension in the President's FY 2015 Budget
Feb. 14, 2014 E-Update - Debt Ceiling, Legislative Calendar, Janel Yellen and the Transportation Panel
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Jeff Denham, Chairman, House of Representatives Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials - Hearing on Rail Safety
Jan. 17, 2014 E-Update: Omnibus Appropriations and Public Private Partnerships
Jan. 15, 2014 Letter to Jeff Denham, Chairman, House of Representatives Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials - Rail Safety Hearing
Dec. 12, 2013 Letter to Michael Huerta, Federal Aviation Administration - Urging FAA to Not Allow Cell Phone Calls in Flight
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairmans of the Federal Communications Commission - DeFazio Sponsors Bill to Ban Cell Phone Conversations on Planes
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to Administrator Michael P. Huerta, Federal Aviation Administration - Protect Air Control Towers from Closure
Nov. 1, 2013 e-Update: Congratulations Boston Red Sox World Series Champions; Recent Votes on Improvements for US Ports and Waterways, Protections for Retirement Investors, Banking Regulations, and the Debt Limit
Oct. 29, 2013 Letter to Administrator John Pistole, Transportation Security Administration - Changes to Guarding of Airport Exit Lanes
Aug. 2, 2013 e-Update: August 2, 2013
March 21, 2013 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes
March 20, 2013 Letter to Michael P. Huerta Administrator Federal Aviation Administration - Airport Control Tower
July 6, 2012 Lieutenant Governor Murray Joins President Obama for $105 Billion Transportation Bill Signing Ceremony at the White House
June 22, 2012 Wicked Local - Time for 'Adult Conversation' on Somerville Green Line Extension
June 20, 2012 The Hill - It Should Not Be This Difficult
June 15, 2012 E-Newsletter 6/15/12
March 13, 2012 Letter to Chairman Ryan and Ranking Member Van Hollen
June 21, 2011 Capuano Introduces Legislation to Create a Nationwide Highway Tunnel Inspection Program
May 9, 2011 Massachusetts to Benefit from $845 Million in Rejected Florida Rail Funding
April 20, 2011 Congressman Capuano Lauds FAA Final Rule on Passenger Protections as Positive First Step
April 14, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Ray LaHood, Secretary, U.S. Department of Transportation; and the Honorable Joseph Szabo, Administrator, Federal Railroad
March 31, 2011 FAA Reauthorization and Reform Act of 2011
March 29, 2011 Airport and Airway Extension Act of 2011
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
Feb. 18, 2011 E-Update: FY 2011 Budget Bill; Airline Baggage Bill; Financial Services Subcommittee Work
Feb. 15, 2011 Congressman Capuano Introduces Baggage Fee Fairness Act
Aug. 6, 2010 Letter to Secretary LaHood and Administrator Szabo
July 30, 2010 Capuano Introduces Legislation Establishing a Grant Program on Teen Driver Safety
May 25, 2010 Congressman Capuano Introduces Baggage Fee Fairness Act
May 21, 2010 Letter to The Honorable James L. Oberstar, Chairman of Committe on Transportation and Infrastructure, and the Honorable John L. Mica, Ranking Member
March 24, 2010 Federal Aviation Administration Extension Act Of 2010
July 23, 2009 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
April 30, 2009 Capuano Introduces Legislation to Create a Nationwide Highway Tunnel Inspection Program
Jan. 22, 2008 Establishing National Tunnel Inspection Standards
Sept. 17, 2007 Statement of Mike Capuano on the Department of Transportation Office of the Inspector General's Report
Aug. 2, 2007 Capuano's Legislation to Create a Nationwide Highway Tunnel Inspection Program Passes in Committee
July 10, 2007 Regarding the National Transportation Safety Board's Final Report on the Big Dig Ceiling Panel Collapse
Feb. 16, 2007 Capuano Files Legislation Granting Consumers More Control Over Their Car's "Black Box"
June 15, 2006 Reps. Capuano and Bono File Bill to Protect Auto Owners' Privacy Legislation Calls for Disclosure of Presence and a Disable Function for Automobile
July 29, 2005 Federal Transportation Funding for Mass., to Increase 25 Percent to $5.23 Billion
March 11, 2005 $5.1 Billion in Federal Transportation Funding Coming to Massachusetts
Oct. 18, 2004 Tierney, New England Members of Congress: Regional Approach to LNG Terminals Necessary
Feb. 11, 2004 Congressional Leaders Ask President Bush: How Will You Protect Passenger Privacy?
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Transportation
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Transportation
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Transportation
Issue Position: Transportation
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