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Joe Barton's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: Joe Linus Barton
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 6, Republican
First Elected: 11/06/1984
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 6
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Terri; 4 Children; 2 Stepchildren
Birth Date: 09/15/1949
Birth Place: Waco, TX
Home City: Ennis, TX
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
March 11, 2014 Letter to Mary Barra, Cheif Executive Officer of the General Motors Company - Information on Auto Recall
March 11, 2014 Letter to David Friedman, Acting Administrator of the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration - Information on GM Recalls
Feb. 4, 2014 Privacy Caucus Co-Chairs DeGette And Barton Statement On Transportation Secretary Foxx's "Connected Vehicle' Comments
Jan. 16, 2014 Meng and Nadler Hail Grant Funding to Upgrade Old Diesel Engines
July 17, 2013 Energy Task Force Examines Effects of Renewable Fuel Standard on American Way of Life
March 22, 2013 Letter to FAA Administrator Michael Huerta - Effects of Sequestration
March 14, 2013 Letter to Federal Aviation Administration Administrator Michael Huerta - Local Contract Control Tower Closures
Aug. 21, 2012 Energy and Commerce Leaders Welcome Court Decision Blocking Costly EPA Power Rule
June 20, 2012 Motion to Instruct Conferees on H.R. 4348, Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012, Part II
May 16, 2012 Second Inauguration of Taiwan President Ma Ying-Jeou
April 19, 2012 Markey, Barton Ask FAA for Details on Drones: Who's Using Them in Public Airspace? How's Privacy Protected?
May 7, 2009 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Communications, Technology and the Internet of the House Committee on Energy - An Examination of Competition in the Wireless Industry
Dec. 11, 2008 Why I Support Arlington's Automakers
Dec. 10, 2008 Auto Industry Financing and Restructuring Act
Sept. 29, 2006 Wright Amendment Reform Act Of 2006
Aug. 25, 2006 Airline Safety and Convenience Can Go Hand-in-Hand
July 12, 2006 Barton Testifies Before Aviation Subcommittee on Wright Amendment Compromise
June 14, 2006 Statement by Rep. Barton on Wright Amendment Negotiations
May 3, 2006 Secretary Mineta Seeks Authority To Set Car Mileage Standards
Nov. 10, 2005 Barton Pledges to Protect Consumer Rights to Repair their Cars
July 29, 2005 Conference Report on H.R. 3, Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users
June 23, 2005 Work Remains to Make Cars Even Safer
March 10, 2005 Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users
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