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Jim Oberstar's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: James 'Jim' L. Oberstar
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Jean; 6 Children: Ted, Noelle, Annie, Monica, Lindsey, Charlie
Birth Date: 09/10/1934
Birth Place: Chisholm, MN
Home City: Chisholm, MN
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Transportation Reauthorization Bill
Oct. 7, 2010 Oberstar, Costello Support New Copter Rule
Sept. 30, 2010 Hearing of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee - "Impact of Green Infrastructure and Low Impact Development on the Nation's Water Quality, Economy, and Communities"
Sept. 30, 2010 Recovery Act Invests $677 million in Minnesota
Sept. 29, 2010 Hearing of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee - Recovery Act Transportation and Infrastructure Projects: Impacts on Local Communities and Business
Sept. 22, 2010 Hearing of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee - Residential Through-the-Fence Agreements at Public Airports: Action to Date and Challenges
Sept. 22, 2010 The Shipping Act of 2010-- (Extensions of Remarks)
Sept. 22, 2010 Hearing of the Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management Subcommittee of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee - Five Years After Katrina: Where We Are and What We Have Learned for Future Disasters?
Sept. 16, 2010 Hearing of the Aviation Subcommittee of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee - The Pilot Flight and Duty Time Rule
Sept. 15, 2010 Hearing of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee - "Enbridge Pipeline Oil Spill in Marshall, Michigan"
July 29, 2010 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2011
July 29, 2010 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2011
July 29, 2010 Oberstar Unveils New Database to Track Member-Designated Transportation Projects
July 29, 2010 Member-Designated Transportation and Infrastructure Projects Database Initiative
July 29, 2010 Airline Safety and Federal Aviation Administration Extension Act of 2010
July 29, 2010 Transportation, Housing Bill Includes Minnesota Projects
July 28, 2010 H.R. 5892, The Water Resources Development Act of 2010
July 27, 2010 Surface Transportation Earmark Rescission, Savings, and Accountability Act
July 27, 2010 Hearing of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure - "Recovery Act: Progress Report for Transportation Infrastructure Investments"
July 26, 2010 Recognizing 20th Anniversary of Americans with Disabilities Act
July 21, 2010 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure - Pipeline Safety Public Awareness and Education
July 21, 2010 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure - "Oversight of the Highway Bridge Program and the National Bridge Inspection Program"
July 20, 2010 Surface Transportation Savings Act of 2010
July 15, 2010 Flood Insurance Reform Priorities Act of 2010
July 15, 2010 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure - Putting America Back to Work Through Clean Water Infrastructure Investment
July 15, 2010 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure - The Safety of Hazardous Liquid Pipelines (Part 2): Integrity Management
July 14, 2010 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Aviation of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure - Airline Fees
June 30, 2010 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure - Utilization and Impacts of Automated Traffic Enforcement
June 30, 2010 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure - Update on Federal Maritime Commission's Examination of Vessel Capacity
June 30, 2010 H.R. 5629, the Oil Spill Accountability and Environmental Protection Act of 2010
June 29, 2010 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure - "The Safety of Hazardous Liquid Pipelines: Regulated vs. Unregulated Pipelines"
June 29, 2010 Airport and Airway Extension Act of 2010, Part II
June 23, 2010 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure - Comprehensive Safety Analysis 2010: Understanding FMCSA's New System of Motor Carrier Oversight
June 17, 2010 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure - Foreign Vessel Operations in the U.S. Exclusive Economic Zone
June 9, 2010 Hearing of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure - Liability and Financial Responsibility for Oil Spills under the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 and Related Statutes
May 28, 2010 Oberstar Transportation Funding Fix to Create 18,000 Jobs
May 26, 2010 Hearing On The House Committee On Transportation and Infrastructure - Progess Report for Infrastructure Investments
May 6, 2010 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Economic Development, Public Buildings, And Emergency Management Of The House Committee On Transportation And Infrastructure - "priorities For Disasters And Economic Disruption: The Proposed Fy2011 Budgets For FEMA And EDA"
May 5, 2010 National Train Day
April 28, 2010 Authorizing Use Of Capitol Grounds For National Peace Officers' Memorial Service
April 15, 2010 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 Part II
April 14, 2010 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Highways And Transit Of The House Committee On Transportation And Infrastructure - Using Innovative Financing To Deliver Highway And Transit Projects
March 24, 2010 Hearing On The Subcommittee On Economic Development, Public Buildings And Emergency Management Of The House Committee On Transportation And Infrastructure Committee - "Capital Assets Crisis: Maintaining Federal Real Estate With The Dwindling Federal Build
March 23, 2010 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Economic Development, Public Buildings, And Emergency Management Of The House Committee On Committee On Transportation And Infrastructure - "Snow Disasters For Local, State And Federal Governments In...
March 17, 2010 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On The Coast Guard And Maritime Transportation Of The House Committee On Transportation and Infrastructure - "Capacity Of Vessels To Meet U.S. Import And Export Requirements"
March 12, 2010 Letter To Daniel R. Elliot III, Chairman, Surface Transportation Board
March 10, 2010 Authorizing Compensation For Furloughed Transportation Department Employees
March 4, 2010 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Economic Development, Public Buildings, And Emergency Management Of The House Committee On Transportation And Infrastructure - "U.S. Mayors Speak Out: Addressing Disasters In Cities"
Feb. 23, 2010 Hearing Of The House Committee On Transportation And Infrastructure - "Recovery Act: One-year Progress Report For Transportation And Infrastructure Investment"
Feb. 22, 2010 The Public Transportation Safety Program Act Of 2010
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