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Jack Reed's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: John 'Jack' Francis Reed
Office: U.S. Senate (RI) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Julia; 1 Child: Emily
Birth Date: 11/12/1949
Birth Place: Cranston, RI
Home City: Jamestown, RI
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Transportation
July 18, 2014 Whitehouse, Chafee, Langevin & Cicilline Highlight Threat to Jobs & Safety Posed by Potential Highway Shutdown
July 3, 2014 Reed Urges Swift Action to Refill Highway Trust Fund
June 23, 2014 Reed, Whitehouse, Avedisian, Spalding join WSA and City Officials in Groundbreaking Ceremony for Facility Improvements
June 19, 2014 IRS Investigation
June 11, 2014 Officials Announce $6 Million in FAA Funds Approved to Relocate Ball Fields Near T.F. Green
June 10, 2014 Letter to Anthony Foxx, Secretary of Transportation - E-Cigarettes on Airplanes
June 6, 2014 Congress to Help WaterFire Navigate Tidal Challenges
June 5, 2014 Appropriations Committee Green Lights Transportation and Housing Bill - See more at: http://www.reed.senate.gov/news/release/appropriations-committee-green-lights-transportation-and-housing-bill#sthash.4vCuSFc6.dpuf
May 27, 2014 Reed, Chafee, & Avedisian Meet with Senate Appropriations Chairwoman Barbara Mikulski to Discuss Upgrading T.F. Green Airport
May 15, 2014 Reed Announces $20.8 Million Installment of FAA Funds Approved for T.F. Green
April 14, 2014 Reed, Whitehouse Call for Bipartisan Action, Multi-Year Fix to Address Transportation Infrastructure Needs
March 20, 2014 RIPTA Receives $1.6 Million Sandy Resiliency Grant to Strengthen Newport Gateway Center
Feb. 4, 2014 Senate to Vote on Plan to Renew Assistance for U.S. Job Hunters
Feb. 4, 2014 Repealing Section 403 of the Bipartisan Budget Act
Jan. 16, 2014 Congress Passes Bipartisan $1.1 Trillion Appropriations Bill
Sept. 5, 2013 RI Wins $10 Million Federal TIGER Grant for Improvements to Apponaug Circulator in Warwick
Sept. 5, 2013 RI Wins $10 Million Federal TIGER Grant for Improvements to Apponaug Circulator in Warwick
July 10, 2013 Western New York Delegation Announces FAA Release of New Rules on Pilot Training
June 28, 2013 Reed Helps Advance $107.5 Billion Transportation & Housing Appropriations Bill
March 20, 2013 Senate Passes Stopgap Appropriations Bill
Oct. 16, 2012 RI Federal & State Officials Outline $110 Million Federal Investment in Planned T.F. Green Airport Improvements
Oct. 2, 2012 Reed Impressed with Community's Initiative to Grow and Revitalize Broadway Corridor in Newport
July 24, 2012 RIPTA Awarded $1.22 Million Transit Improvement Grant
June 21, 2012 Reed Delivers Federal Funds to Help RIPTA Offer Free, Cool Rides
June 19, 2012 RI Delegation Announces $10M in Federal Funds for I-95 Viaduct
April 10, 2012 State Leaders Call for Passage of Long-Term Transportation Funding Bill
April 5, 2012 Reed Tours Wickford Junction Train Station, Commuter Rail Service Set to Begin April 23
April 5, 2012 Reed Tours Wickford Junction Train Station, Commuter Rail Service Set to Begin April 23
March 28, 2012 Reed Prods House to Get Moving on Transportation Bill
March 14, 2012 U.S. Senate Passes Transportation Bill
March 12, 2012 Shaheen Applauds Passage of Transportation Bill that will Create Jobs and Improve Infrastructure
March 8, 2012 Reed Sees End to Gridlock of Transportation Bill to Provide RI with $515 Million
March 2, 2012 Warwick Fire Department Receives $683k to Buy New Rescue Truck
March 1, 2012 Reed Lauds Agreement to Improve T.F. Green Airport
Feb. 22, 2012 Letter to Ray LaHood, Secretary of U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) and Lisa Jackson, EPA Administrator
Feb. 21, 2012 Chafee, Reed, and Avedisian Seek to Clear T.F. Green Airport Improvements for Takeoff
Feb. 16, 2012 Whitehouse and Reed Introduce Amendment to Fund Transportation Projects
Jan. 24, 2012 Reed Hails New Rules to Protect Airline Passengers from Hidden Fees
Nov. 3, 2011 Rebuild America Jobs Act--Motion to Proceed
July 25, 2011 Reed: Partial FAA Shutdown Hurts Economy, Halts RI Airport Project
June 24, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Max Baucus, Chairman, The Honorable Orrin Hatch, Ranking Member, Committee on Finance
April 5, 2011 Letter To The Honorable Daniel K. Inouye, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, The Honorable Thad Cochran, Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, The Honorable Harold Rogers, Chairman of the House Committee on Appropriat
April 4, 2011 Letter To The Honorable Ray LaHood, Secretary of the Department of Transportation, and The Honorable Lisa Jackson, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency
March 22, 2011 Delegation Announces $10.5 Million TIGER II Grant for ProvPort is Now Safe from GOP Claw Back
June 10, 2010 Resolution of Disapproval of EPA Rule--Motion to Proceed
March 17, 2010 Congress Approves Key Jobs Initiative to Spur Hiring & Provide RI with $252 Million for Transportation Upgrades
Feb. 22, 2010 U.S. Senate Advances Key Jobs Initiative to Spur Hiring
Feb. 18, 2010 Lautenberg Leads Effort to Include Significant Transportation Infrastructure Investment in Jobs Agenda
Feb. 16, 2010 Reed: Senate Job Growth Bill will Spur Hiring in Rhode Island
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