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Joe Pitts' Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: Joseph 'Joe' R. Pitts
Office: U.S. House (PA) - District 16, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 16
Primary May 20, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Virginia; 3 Children: Karen, Carol, Daniel
Birth Date: 10/10/1939
Birth Place: Lexington, KY
Home City: Kennett Square, PA
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
May 2, 2013 Letter to Secretary LaHood - Preventing Closures of Air Traffic Control Towers
April 5, 2013 Pitts on Lancaster Tower Remaining Open
March 8, 2013 Pitts Decries Decision to Close Lancaster Airport Tower
June 29, 2012 Transportation Bill Contains Critical Mass Transit Provision
Feb. 16, 2012 Pitts Decries Cuts to Mass Transit in House Bill
Sept. 23, 2011 FDA has to Stop Dragging Its Feet on Food Transportation Regulations
June 14, 2011 Letter to Ray LaHood, Secretary of the Department of Transportation - Revisions of Provisions Released by the Federal Highway Administration
April 13, 2011 Continuing Resolution
Dec. 15, 2010 Pedestrian Safety Enhancement Act of 2010
Dec. 8, 2010 Letter to Lisa Jackson, Administrator U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Ray LaHood, Secretary U.S. Department of Transportation
July 15, 2010 Rep. Pitts Decries New Amtrak Charges for Lancaster Station
Feb. 26, 2010 New Regulations Will Hurt Pennsylvania Farmers
Sept. 16, 2009 Rep. Pitts Supports New Research To Improve Vehicle Efficiency
Dec. 10, 2008 Rep. Pitts Opposes Taxpayer Handout to Auto Industry
Feb. 15, 2008 Specter, Casey, Pitts Announce Congressional Approval of Essential Air Service Extension
Jan. 30, 2007 Rep. Pitts Reintroduces Legislation To Save America's Small Transit Systems
Jan. 16, 2007 Transit Flexibility
Sept. 20, 2006 Press Releases - Congressman Pitts introduces bill to save federal funding for RRTA, BARTA
March 10, 2005 Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users
April 2, 2004 A Threat to Public Transit in Our Area
March 11, 2004 Transit Funding
Feb. 23, 2004 BARTA Check Presentation with Congressman Gerlach
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Energy
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Transportation
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