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Eliot Engel's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: Eliot L. Engel
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 16, Democratic
First Elected: 11/08/1988
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Working Families, Democratic for U.S. House - District 16
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Patricia; 3 Children
Birth Date: 02/18/1947
Birth Place: Bronx, NY
Home City: Bronx, NY
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
July 2, 2014 Rep. Engel Urges Congress to Renew Highway Trust Fund Authorization
May 14, 2014 Congressman Engel Announces DOT Research Grants
May 2, 2014 Letter to Anthony Foxx, Secretary of Transportation - Support for Vision Zero TIGER Application
May 1, 2014 Blog: Rep. Engel Urges Safety On The Road
April 30, 2014 Military Construction/VA Appropriations Bill Includes Engel Language on Alternative Fuels
March 27, 2014 Governor Cuomo Unveils $4.9 Billion Coordinated Transportation Resiliency Program
March 14, 2014 Engel Says He is Appalled by Metro-North Safety Report
March 14, 2014 Metro-North Train Safety
Feb. 20, 2014 Rep. Engel Urges Metro-North to Implement NTSB Recommendations
Feb. 20, 2014 Engel Urges Metro-North to Implement NTSB Recommendations
Feb. 18, 2014 Rep. Engel: New Fuel Efficiency Standards a Start, Alternative Fuel Sources a "Must"
Dec. 13, 2013 New York, Connecticut Delegation Members Lead Effort to Strengthen Metro-North Safety
Dec. 3, 2013 Remembering the Victims of New York's Derailment on Metro-North
Dec. 2, 2013 The Metro-North Railroad Derailment
Oct. 18, 2013 Engel Open Fuel Standards for Cars Endorsed by U.S. Energy Security Council on 40th Anniversary of Oil Embargo
July 30, 2013 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014
July 22, 2013 Engel to MTA: Restore Co-Op City Buses
June 5, 2013 Rep. Engel Amendment on Alternative Fuels Accepted into the Military Construction/ Veterans Administration Appropriations Bill
June 4, 2013 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014
March 21, 2013 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes
July 12, 2012 Rep. Engel - Ensuring the Safety of Rental Car Drivers
July 10, 2012 Capps, Engel, Schakowsky Introduce Legislation in Honor of Raechel and Jacqueline Houck to Ensure the Safety of America's Rental Car Flee
June 19, 2012 Governor Cuomo and Mayor Bloomberg Applaud $10 Million Federal Grant to Support Hunts Point Produce Market
May 31, 2012 Rep. Engel Urges More Oversight on Low-Fare Bus Lines
May 9, 2012 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
April 16, 2012 Tappan Azee Bridge Replacement Needs Increased Funding; Nation Needs Long-Term Transportation Bill
March 29, 2012 Rep. Engel: Bipartisan Agreement Needed for Transportation Jobs, Infrastructure Improvements
Feb. 3, 2012 Rep. Engel Calls House Transportation Bill "Disastrous"
Feb. 3, 2012 Conference Report on H.R. 658, FAA Reauthorization and Reform Act of 201
Jan. 24, 2012 New Rules Protecting Airline Passengers in Effect this Week
Dec. 13, 2011 Rep. Engel - Driving Distracted a Threat to All of Us
Nov. 17, 2011 Government Shutdown Avoided Again
Oct. 20, 2011 Engel, Rockland Electeds Call for a Rebuilding Program to Repair our Infrastructure, Put People Back to Work, Enerigize Economy
Sept. 8, 2011 Rep. Engel -- GOP Needs to Work with Democrats, President Obama Instead of Obstructing
Sept. 2, 2011 Rep. Engel -- America Needs Robust Investment in Infrastructure, Jobs
Aug. 25, 2011 New Rules Protecting Airline Passengers in Effect
July 20, 2011 Airport and Airway Extension Act of 2011, Part IV
July 8, 2011 Rep. Engel Condemns 'Anemic' Transportation Bill
June 2, 2011 Engel Amendment on Alternate Fuels Accepted Into Homeland Security Appropriations Bill
June 1, 2011 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2012
June 1, 2011 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2012
March 31, 2011 FAA Reauthorization and Reform Act of 2011
March 17, 2011 Calling For a No-Fly Zone in Libya
March 2, 2011 Rep. Engel: Bipartisan Agreement Needed For Transportation Jobs, Infrastructure Improvements
Dec. 9, 2010 Federal Aviation Administration's Airspace Redesign Plan
Dec. 9, 2010 Rep. Engel - Increased Flights Over Rockland Unacceptable
Dec. 8, 2010 Rep. Engel - Increased Flights Over Rockland Unacceptable
Sept. 21, 2010 Rep. Engel -- Driving Distracted A Threat To All Drivers
July 30, 2010 House Votes to Boost Affordable Housing , Transportation System
March 3, 2010 Congressman Eliot Engel On Proposed MTA Cuts In Service
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