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Peter DeFazio's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: Peter A. DeFazio
Office: U.S. House (OR) - District 4, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/1986
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 4
Primary May 20, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Myrnie
Birth Date: 05/27/1947
Birth Place: Needham, MA
Home City: Springfield, OR
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
July 31, 2014 Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2014
July 31, 2014 DeFazio: Highway Trust Fund Vote a "Missed Opportunity"
July 28, 2014 Transparent Airfares Act of 2014
July 22, 2014 $2.3 Million in Federal Grants Awarded to Two Southwest Oregon Airports
July 15, 2014 Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2014
July 15, 2014 No Devolution
July 15, 2014 DeFazio Criticizes Transportation "Band-Aid Bill"
June 12, 2014 DeFazio Introduces Transportation Funding Bill
June 10, 2014 DeFazio-Westmoreland Amendment Protects Airline Safety & U.S. Jobs
June 9, 2014 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
May 15, 2014 Rep. DeFazio Secures Millions of Dollars in Funding for Small Ports
May 8, 2014 Putting America Back to Work
April 8, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H. Con. Res. 96, Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2015, and Providing for Proceedings During the Period from April 11th, 2014, through Apil 25, 2014
March 31, 2014 Letter to Tom Latham, Chairman, and Ed Pastor, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee
March 14, 2014 Rep. DeFazio Congratulates Coos Bay Rail Link on Prestigious Award
March 6, 2014 DeFazio Statement on the Passage of the 'RAPID' Act
March 6, 2014 Transparent Airfares Act Introduced Today By Rep. Graves, Bipartisan Group
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Jeff Denham, Chairman, House of Representatives Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials - Hearing on Rail Safety
Jan. 15, 2014 Letter to Jeff Denham, Chairman, House of Representatives Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials - Rail Safety Hearing
Jan. 7, 2014 DeFazio Urges Hearing Following Latest Train Derailment
Dec. 30, 2013 Rep. DeFazio Statement on Train Derailment
Dec. 12, 2013 Letter to Michael Huerta, Federal Aviation Administration - Urging FAA to Not Allow Cell Phone Calls in Flight
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairmans of the Federal Communications Commission - DeFazio Sponsors Bill to Ban Cell Phone Conversations on Planes
Nov. 14, 2013 Meehan and DeFazio Introduce Legislation Blocking Abu Dhabi Customs Facility
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Oct. 23, 2013 Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2013
Sept. 11, 2013 DeFazio Pushes for Small Port Maintenance and Dredging Funds
May 2, 2013 Letter to Secretary LaHood - Preventing Closures of Air Traffic Control Towers
April 5, 2013 Letter to Federal Aviation Administration Administrator Michael Huerta - Air Traffic Control Tower Closures
March 21, 2013 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes
July 16, 2012 Defazio, Wyden, Merkley Urge Corps to Dredge Port of Port Orford
June 29, 2012 DeFazio Applauds Passage of Major Jobs Bill, County Payments Extension
June 29, 2012 Conference Report on H.R. 4348, Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act
June 27, 2012 Media Release: DeFazio Announces One-Year Extension of County Payments
June 21, 2012 Motion to Instruct Conferees on H.R. 4348, Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012, Part II
June 19, 2012 Motion to Instruct Conferees on H.R. 4348, Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012, Part II
June 8, 2012 American Jobs Act
June 8, 2012 America's Transportation System
June 7, 2012 Motion to Instruct Conferees on H.R. 4348, Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012, Part II
April 25, 2012 Motion to Instruct Conferees on H.R. 4348, Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012, Part II
April 25, 2012 DeFazio Selected to Negotiate With Senate on Transportation Bill, County Payments
April 20, 2012 DeFazio Protects Funding for Port Dredging
April 9, 2012 Politico - Transport Bill Follows Members Home - DeFazio Lays Out Options - Dozens of Stimulus Projects under Investigation - LaHood Helps Launch Pro T&I Next Week
March 29, 2012 Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012
March 27, 2012 Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012
March 27, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3309, Federal Communications Commission Process Reform Act of 2012
March 21, 2012 Senior House Transportation Leaders Introduce Senate Transportation Bill, Urge Immediate Consideration
March 21, 2012 National Transportation Policy
March 13, 2012 Letter to Chairman Ryan and Ranking Member Van Hollen
Feb. 27, 2012 Transportation Investment
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