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James DeMint's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: James 'Jim' W. DeMint
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Debbie; 4 Children
Birth Date: 09/02/1951
Birth Place: Greenville, SC
Home City: Greenville, SC
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
Issue Position: Transportation
May 17, 2012 DeMint Launches New "Pickpocket" Blog
March 13, 2012 Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act
March 13, 2012 67 Senators Oppose Reforming Highway Program & Empowering States
Feb. 4, 2011 DeMint: Unionization of TSA Screeners Hurts U.S. Security
Feb. 2, 2011 FAA Air Transportation Modernization and Safety Improvement Act
Aug. 5, 2010 FAA Air Transportation Modernization and Safety Improvement Act
July 28, 2010 DeMint Praises U.S. House for Moving to Pass FAA Extension with Essential Safety Provisions
June 30, 2010 American Jobs and Closing Tax Loopholes Act of 2010--Continued
March 28, 2010 Blog: President Obama's Top 10 Failed Nominees and Appointees
Jan. 20, 2010 DeMint Statement on Southers Withdrawing Nomination
Jan. 8, 2010 Letter Barack Obama, President of the United States - Prosecuting Airline Bomber in Civilian Court Results in Missed Intelligence Opportunity
Jan. 1, 2010 DeMint Statement on TSA Nominee
Dec. 29, 2009 Fox News "Your World With Neil Cavuto" - Transcript
Dec. 11, 2009 Transportation, Housing And Urban Development, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010--Conference Report--Resumed
Dec. 8, 2009 Letter to Senator John D. Rockefeller Chairman Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation
Oct. 8, 2009 Letter to Erroll G. Southers, Assistant Chief, Los Angeles World Airports Police Department
Sept. 17, 2009 Transportation, Housing And Urban Development, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010--Resumed
Sept. 16, 2009 Transportation, Housing And Urban Development, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
July 21, 2009 Bipartisan Aviation Bill Passes Commerce Committee
July 14, 2009 DeMint, Rockefeller, Hutchinson, Dorgan Introduce Bipartisan Aviation Bill
June 17, 2009 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Aviation, Safety and Security of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee - Aviation Safety: The Role and Responsibility of Commercial Air Carriers and Employees
June 16, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee - To Consider the Nomination of Inez Tenenbaum to be Chairman and Commissioner for the Consumer Product Safety Commission
June 10, 2009 Hearing Of The Aviation Operations, Safety, and Security Subcommittee of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee - Aviation Safety: FAA's Role in the Oversight of Air Carriers
June 3, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Commerce, Science And Transportation Committee - GM and Chrysler Dealership Closures: Protecting Dealers And Consumers
Feb. 4, 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009
Jan. 21, 2009 Senate Commerce, Science And Transportation Committee Hearing - The Nomination Of Former Rep. Ray LaHood To Be Secretary Of Transportation
Sept. 29, 2008 Federal Railroad Safety Improvement Act of 2007
Sept. 8, 2008 DeMint: Earmarks and Energy Bans Caused Highway Trust Fund Shortfalls
April 16, 2008 Highway Technical Corrections Act of 2007
April 15, 2008 Highway Technical Corrections Act of 2007--Motion to Proceed--Continued
April 7, 2008 DeMint Introduces Transportation Empowerment Act
Jan. 15, 2008 Gas Tax Hike is Outrageous, Proves Washington Isn't the Solution
Oct. 30, 2007 Passenger Rail Investment and Improvement Act of 2007
Sept. 12, 2007 DeMint: Senate Shortchanges Infrastructure for Wasteful Earmark Spending
Sept. 12, 2007 Departments of Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
Feb. 28, 2007 Improving America's Security Act of 2007
Feb. 27, 2007 36 Senators Object to Provision Jeopardizing Air Travel Safety
Dec. 8, 2006 Unanimous Consent Request--S. 4047
Oct. 2, 2006 Democrats Block Efforts to Stop Serious Felons from Gaining Access to American Ports
Sept. 13, 2006 Security and Accountability for Every Port Act
April 11, 2006 Letter to The Honorable Christopher S. Bond Chairman Transportation, Treasury, the Judiciary, Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies and
April 5, 2006 DeMint Introduces Transportation Empowerment Act
Feb. 1, 2005 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Transportation & Technology
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