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Ben Nelson's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: E. Benjamin 'Ben' Nelson
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Diane; 4 Children: Kevin, Kristy, Patrick, Sara
Birth Date: 05/17/1941
Birth Place: McCook, NE
Home City: Omaha, NE
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
April 16, 2012 Column: Fairness in the Air
March 14, 2012 Nelson: Highway Bill PAves the Way for Jobs and Economic Development in Nebraska
March 7, 2012 Nelson: Job-Killing Gridlock Delaying Highway Bill
Feb. 22, 2012 Letter to Ray LaHood, Secretary of U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) and Lisa Jackson, EPA Administrator
Feb. 8, 2012 Letter to Victor Mendez, Federal Highway Administrator
Feb. 6, 2012 FAA Bill Protects Nebraska Jobs, Economic Development and Air Passenger Privacy
Feb. 3, 2012 FAA Reauthorization Will Protect Economic Development in Rural Nebraska
Sept. 26, 2011 Paving the Way for Highway Construction
Aug. 1, 2011 Letter to Anne S. Ferro, Administrator, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
Feb. 17, 2011 FAA Bill Helps Nebrasks Air Travel and Jobs, and Makes Misuse of Body Scan Images Illegal
Feb. 16, 2011 FAA Air Transportation Modernization and Safety Improvement Act
Feb. 15, 2011 FAA Air Transportation Modernization and Safety Improvement Act
Feb. 15, 2011 FAA Air Transportation Modernization and Safety Improvement Act
Feb. 8, 2011 FAA Transportation Modernization and Safety Improvement Act
Feb. 7, 2011 FAA Transportation Modernization and Safety Improvement Act
Feb. 3, 2011 Letter to the Honorable John McCain, United States Senate
Feb. 3, 2011 Letter to The Honorable John McCain, United States Senator
Aug. 2, 2010 FAA Air Transportation Modernization And Safety Improvement Act
March 30, 2010 Nelson Transportation Summit Airs Concerns And Possible Solutions To Road Building Delays In Nebraska
March 30, 2010 Nelson Transportation Summit Update
March 22, 2010 Column: Transportation Summit Aims To Cut Through Red Tape
March 16, 2010 Nelson To Hold Transportation Summit Exploring Ways To Speed Nebraska Projects To Construction
June 8, 2009 Nelson Introduces "Small Airport Relief Act" To Support Rural Airports During Downturn
June 2, 2009 Letter To Ms. Catherine M. Lang, Acting Associate Administrator For Airports, Federal Aviation Administration
March 17, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Armed Services Committee
Feb. 23, 2009 Tax Breaks Help Stimulate Economy
Feb. 9, 2009 CNBC "The Kudlow Report" - Transcript
Nov. 19, 2007 Fighting to Keep Air Travel in Rural Nebraska
Nov. 13, 2007 We Need to Keep Trains on the Plains
Oct. 30, 2007 Nelson: Senate Passes Amtrak Reauthorization Bill
Sept. 13, 2007 Nelson: Senate Passes $65.7 Billion Transportation, HUD Appropriations Bill
April 11, 2006 Letter to The Honorable Christopher S. Bond Chairman Transportation, Treasury, the Judiciary, Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies and
Oct. 20, 2005 Transportation, Treasury, The Judiciary, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
May 20, 2005 Rural Nebraska Roads and Economy Benefit from Transportation Bill
May 10, 2005 Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users -- Resumed
Feb. 15, 2005 Nelson Presses TSA Official on "User Tax" Hike
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Rural Air Service
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Transportation & Infrastructure
Issue Position: Rural Air Service
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