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Bob Menendez's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: Robert 'Bob' Menendez
Office: U.S. Senate (NJ) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 01/18/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Divorced; 2 Children: Alicia, Robert
Birth Date: 01/01/1954
Birth Place: New York, NY
Home City: Hoboken, NJ
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Homeland Security - Protecting New Jersey's Critical Infrastructure
June 23, 2014 Senators Booker and Menendez Respond to NTSB Investigation of Fatal N.J. Turnpike Accident
June 18, 2014 Feinstein, Senators Introduce Amendment to Maintain Truck Safety Rules
May 21, 2014 Menendez: New Airline Fee Disclosure will Help Protect Consumers
May 9, 2014 Sens. Booker, Menendez Announce $500K for Cape May Airport Improvements
May 7, 2014 Sens. Menendez, Booker Announce Nearly $1M to Upgrade NJ Marinas
May 5, 2014 CBS: New York - Sen. Robert Menendez Aims To Keep Hidden Airline Fees Grounded
May 5, 2014 Menendez Doubles-Down on Consumer Protections for Air Travelers
May 5, 2014 The Star-Ledger - Lawmakers Would Double Fines for Deceptive Airfare Pricing
May 1, 2014 Menendez, Booker Condemn EPA Decision to Abandon "Coastal Crusader' Monitoring of Jersey Shore
April 29, 2014 Sen. Menendez Statement on Calls for PANYNJ Reform
Feb. 26, 2014 Sens. Menendez, Booker Statement on Efforts to Address NJ's Rock Salt Shortage
Feb. 18, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of Homeland Security and Anthony Foxx, Secretary of Transportation - Sens. Menendez, Booker Urge Feds to Expedite Shipment of Road Salt to NJ
Jan. 16, 2014 Menendez: Funding Agreement Prevents Another Government Shutdown, Rejects Arbitrary, Damaging Cuts that Hurt Economy and Families
Dec. 27, 2013 Sen. Menendez: Public Transportation Tax Benefit Critical For NJ Commuters
Dec. 19, 2013 Letter to Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx, Office of Mangement and Budget Director Sylvia Mathews Burwell - Airline Fee Transparency
Dec. 12, 2013 Letter to FTA Administrator Peter Rogoff - Hagan Pushes for Transportation Infrastructure Funding
Oct. 29, 2013 Menendez, Sires Announce Progress to Reduce Helicopter Traffic, Noise Over Hudson River Communities
Oct. 29, 2013 Letter to Administrator John Pistole, Transportation Security Administration - TSA Searches at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
Sept. 23, 2013 Letter to Administrator Carmine Gallo, FAA - Tourist Helicopter Restrictions in NJ
Sept. 19, 2013 Letter to Secretary Anthony Foxx, Dept. of Transportation & Secretary Shaun Donovan, HUD - Hurricane Sandy Resiliency Funding
Aug. 16, 2013 Letter to Secretary Anthony Foxx, Department of Transportation - Formation of Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
Aug. 5, 2013 Menendez, Kirk Reintroduce Horse Transportation Safety Act of 2013
July 29, 2013 Sen. Menendez, Rep. Sires Discuss Tourist Helicopter Traffic with FAA, Local Officials, Residents of Hudson River Waterfront Communities
July 25, 2013 Chairman Menendez Statement on the Tragic Train Accident in Spain
July 2, 2013 Sires Holds Press Conference Calling for Ban on Tourist Helicopters in New Jersey
June 28, 2013 Legislation Granting Taiwan Observer Status at International Civil Aviation Organization Passes Congress, Heads to President for Signature
June 20, 2013 Chairman Menendez, Senator Inhofe Applaud Passage of Bill Granting Taiwan Observer Status at International Civil Aviation Organization
May 23, 2013 Senators Menendez, Lautenberg Applaud $3.7 Billion in Second Round of FTA Sandy Relief for Public Transit Needs
May 22, 2013 Schumer, Lautenberg, Menendez, Gillibrand Announce Legislation to Overturn TSA Decision Allowing "Small" Knives on Plane Surges
May 2, 2013 Letter to Ray LaHood, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation, and Michael Huerta, Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration - Preserve Contract Tower Funding
April 16, 2013 Menendez, Lautenberg Announce $27 Million for Hybrid Buses
April 8, 2013 Lautenberg, Menendez: $75.9 Million in Federal Funding Will Help Rebuild Ocean County Stretch of Route 35 Damaged by Superstorm Sandy
March 29, 2013 Lautenberg, Menendez Announce More Than $360 Million For Superstorm Sandy Transit Recovery
March 19, 2013 Schumer: Statue of Liberty to Reopen by July 4th
March 14, 2013 Menendez, Lautenberg Announce More Than $144 Million in Sandy Relief for NJ Transit
March 12, 2013 Menendez Questions Wisdom of TSA Relaxed Carry-On Restrictions
Nov. 15, 2012 Sportsmen's Act of 2012 - Resumed
Nov. 5, 2012 Lautenberg, Menendez Announce Federal Dispatch of Buses to Aid New Jersey Transit
Oct. 25, 2012 Menendez, Lautenberg Visit Hudson-Bergen Light Rail to Announce New Federal Funding
Oct. 10, 2012 Lautenberg, Menendez Applaud New Amtrak Ridership Records
Oct. 2, 2012 Lautenberg, Menendez Announce Nearly $5 Million to Reduce Drunk Driving in New Jersey, Improve Highway Safety
Sept. 24, 2012 Lautenberg, Menendez Applaud Amtrak High-Speed Rail Test Run in New Jersey
Aug. 21, 2012 Lautenberg, Menendez Announce $10 million to Improve NJ Transit Safety, Performance, and to Lower Fuel Costs
Aug. 7, 2012 Menendez Protects US Manufacturers from Toxic Competition
July 2, 2012 Menendez, Lautenberg Announce More than $540,000 Investment in Transportation Services for Morris County Veterans
July 2, 2012 The Jersey Journal - Sen. Menendez praises new federal transportation bill at visit to Hoboken Terminal
July 2, 2012 Hoboken Patch - Menendez Announces More Federal Funding for Transportation
July 2, 2012 Menendez Announces What Transportation Bill Means For New Jersey
June 29, 2012 Small Business Jobs and Tax Relief Act
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