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John Lewis' Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: John R. Lewis
Office: U.S. House (GA) - District 5, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/1986
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 5
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Lillian; 1 Child: John
Birth Date: 02/21/1940
Birth Place: Troy, AL
Home City: Atlanta, GA
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
Issue Position: Transportation
June 26, 2014 Letter to David Camp, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee - Hearing on Highway Funding
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to David Camp, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee - Hearings on Funding Options for the Federal Highway Trust Fund
March 21, 2013 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes
July 5, 2012 Rep. John Lewis Scores Transportation Safety Victory
March 22, 2012 Hearing of the Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Motor Vehicle Safety Provisions in House and Senate Highway Bills
March 22, 2012 Hearing of the Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Motor Vehicle Safety Provisions in House and Senate Highway Bills
March 1, 2012 Rep. John Lewis Comments on FAA Metroplex Initiative NextGen Air Control Modernization at Hartsfield-Jackson
Feb. 1, 2012 Rep. John Lewis Voices Atlanta Transportation Concerns in Harbor Maintenance Tax
July 13, 2011 Rep. John Lewis Announces $47 Millions for MARTA Streetcar Project
May 6, 2011 Letter to Chairman Mica, Ranking Member Rahall, Chairman Duncan and Ranking Member DeFazio
March 1, 2011 On Fourth Anniversary of Bluffton Motorcoach Crash that Claimed Seven Lives, Sens. Brown and Hutchison to Introduce Bipartisan Motorcoach Safety Legislation
June 29, 2010 Airport and Airway Extension Act of 2010, Part II
Jan. 29, 2010 Rep. Lewis Responds To Perdue's Unfair Criticism About Transportation Funding
Jan. 29, 2010 Rep. Lewis Responds To Perdue's Unfair Criticism About Transportation Funding
Aug. 6, 2009 Lewis Bill Would End Threat to Public Transportation
July 29, 2009 Fiscal Solvency of Certain Trust Funds
May 13, 2009 The Introduction of the Highway Trust Fund Fairness Act
May 13, 2009 Rep. John Lewis Sponsors Highway Trust Fund Fairness Act
March 18, 2009 Federal Avitation Administration Extension Act Of 2009
March 18, 2009 Federal Aviation Administration Extension Act of 2009
March 6, 2009 Rep. John Lewis Re-Introduces Bus Passenger Safety Bill in Response to Atlanta Bluffton Accident
Jan. 20, 2009 CBS "Early Show" - Transcript
Sept. 11, 2008 Highway Trust Fund Restoration Act
Sept. 11, 2008 Lewis, Ramstad Say Fair Reimbursement for Volunteers Includes Higher Cost of Gas
July 23, 2008 Rep. John Lewis Leads Successful House Response To America's Transportation Problems
July 23, 2008 Amending the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to Restore the Highway Trust Fund Balance
July 9, 2008 Pension Protection Technical Corrections Act Of 2008
April 24, 2008 Letter to Kip Hawley, TSA Administrator, Re: Reduce Delays, Improve Efficiency at Hartsfield-Jackson Security Checkpoints
April 14, 2008 Rep. John Lewis Responds to Delta-Northwest Merger
Nov. 14, 2007 Conference Report on H.R. 3074, Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
July 24, 2007 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agenceis Appropriations Act, 2008
Jan. 31, 2007 Rep. John Lewis Gratified by U.S. Airways Withdrawal
Dec. 8, 2006 Rep. John Lewis Pushes for Congressional Scrutiny of Delta Takeover
Dec. 7, 2006 Proposed Delta/U.S. Airways Merger
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Transportation
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