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Ed Whitfield's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: Edward 'Ed' Whitfield
Office: U.S. House (KY) - District 1, Republican
First Elected: 11/08/1994
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 1
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Connie; 1 Child: Kate
Birth Date: 05/25/1943
Birth Place: Hopkinsville, KY
Home City: Hopkinsville, KY
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
Whitfield is Honored by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Issue Position: Transportation
Issue Position: Transportation
June 12, 2014 Whitfield Announces Grant for Muhlenberg Airport
March 14, 2014 Whitfield Works to Ensure I-69 Route Remains On Target for Henderson Area
Nov. 7, 2013 Whitfield Pushes House Leadership to Appoint WRRDA Conferees
Oct. 23, 2013 Multiple Whitfield Initiatives Pass the House as Part of Waterways Bill
Oct. 23, 2013 Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2013
Sept. 26, 2013 Bucshon Launches Bipartisan Interstate 69 Congressional Caucus
Sept. 25, 2013 Fire-Retardant Material Exemption Extension
Sept. 25, 2013 Whitfield Helps Advance Bill to Allow Delta Queen to Operate Once Again
June 28, 2013 Whitfield, Bipartisan Coalition Introduces Plan to Provide for Transportation Infrastructure
June 27, 2013 Bipartisan Legislation Would Provide $50 billion for Transportation Infrastructure
May 2, 2013 Letter to Secretary LaHood - Preventing Closures of Air Traffic Control Towers
March 14, 2013 Whitfield & Lipinski Joined by Fellow Congressmen to Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Strengthen Nation's Inland Waterways
Nov. 30, 2012 Relief for the Mississippi River
Aug. 21, 2012 Energy and Commerce Leaders Welcome Court Decision Blocking Costly EPA Power Rule
June 29, 2012 Whitfield Statement For Bipartisan Transportation Reauthorization Extension of Low Student Loan Rates and Flood Insurance Program
May 25, 2012 Whitfield Statement on Reopening of the Eggner Ferry Bridge
April 25, 2012 Upton and Whitfield Appointed Conferees on Transportation Bill
March 30, 2012 Whitfield, Costello File Legislation to Strengthen Nation's Inland Waterways
Jan. 31, 2012 Bipartisan Coalition of Lawmakers Urges Colleagues to Consider TRIP Bonds as an Additional Way to Fund Transportation Infrastructure Projects
Dec. 20, 2011 Whitfield, Boswell Legislation to Provide for Transportation Infrastructure Projects
Dec. 8, 2010 Letter to Lisa Jackson, Administrator U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Ray LaHood, Secretary U.S. Department of Transportation
May 28, 2010 Whitfield Votes to Protect Madisonville GE Plant
Nov. 18, 2009 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Water Resources And Environment Of The House Committee On Transportation And Infrastructure - "Proposals For A Water Resources Development Act Of 2010"
Sept. 23, 2009 Whitfield Calls On Congress To Provide Funding For KY I-69
July 23, 2009 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
April 22, 2009 Panel I Of A Hearing Of The House Energy And Commerce Committee - The American Clean Energy And Security Act Of 2009
Dec. 10, 2008 Whitfield Votes To Protect KY Taxpayers, Opposes Automobile Bailout
Sept. 27, 2008 Taking Responsible Action for Community Safety Act
Sept. 10, 2008 Whitfield Works to Give Mexican Trucks Red Light
Sept. 7, 2006 American Horse Slaughter Prevention Act
March 11, 2005 Whitfield Delivers On Local Transportation Projects
Sept. 19, 2004 The Courier-Journal - Transportation bill might see movement - Transcript
May 13, 2004 Horse Slaughter Prevention
May 4, 2004 Horse Slaughtering for Human Consumption
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Transportation
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Transportation
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