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Maria Cantwell's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: Maria Cantwell
Office: U.S. Senate (WA) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Female
Family: Single
Birth Date: 10/13/1958
Birth Place: Indianapolis, IN
Home City: Edmonds, WA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Transportation
July 15, 2014 Cantwell: U.S. Economy Faces a "Freight Imperative'
June 18, 2014 Murray, Cantwell Announce $5M Grant for UW PacTrans Center
May 7, 2014 Cantwell Pushes USDOT Secretary for Mandatory Rules on Crude-by-Rail Safety
April 9, 2014 Cantwell Questions Top U.S. Coast Guard Nominee on Tar Sands Oil Spill Readiness in the Northwest
April 4, 2014 Letter to Chairman Murray and Ranking Member Collins - New Investments in Crude-by-Rail Safety
April 3, 2014 Letter to Chairman Murray and Ranking Member Collins - Support Safe Transportation of Energy Products Fund to Increase Rail Safety
March 18, 2014 Cantwell Statement on Fatal Helicopter Crash in Seattle
March 13, 2014 Hearing of the Aviation Subcommittee of the Senate Commerce Committee - U.S. Leadership in Aerospace Manufacturing at Risk
March 6, 2014 Cantwell Calls for Stronger Safety Measures for Oil Trains Carrying Flammable Bakken Crude
Feb. 27, 2014 Cantwell Applauds President Obama's Proposed Freight Investment Program
Feb. 14, 2014 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Secretary of the Army - Cantwell Calls for New Dredging at Small Ports in Pacific County, Kenmore Channel
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to Jim McNerney, Jr. Chairman, President and CEO The Boeing Company, and Ray Conner President and CEO Boeing Commercial Airplanes - Washington is the Best Place for the 777X
Nov. 13, 2013 Klobuchar, Boxer, Cantwell Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Address Pilot Fatigue
Nov. 13, 2013 Reps. Bishop and Grimm Join Capt. Sully in Push to Pass Safe Skies Act
Nov. 7, 2013 Cantwell Helps Launch New "Car of the Future,' Made with Cutting-Edge Carbon Fiber from Moses Lake
Oct. 22, 2013 Cantwell Announces Grant to Increase Air Service to Wenatchee
Sept. 17, 2013 Harbor Maintance Tax: Murray, Cantwell Introduce Legislation to Support American Ports
Sept. 13, 2013 Cantwell, FAA Announce Groundbreaking Hub to Launch New Era in Jet Biofuels Development
Aug. 15, 2013 Murray, Cantwell Unveil Legislation to Support American Ports
June 13, 2013 Northwest Washington Delegation Announces $15.6 Million for Skagit River Bridge Repairs
May 22, 2013 Cantwell Secures Commitments from USDOT Nominee Foxx to Continue Freight Initiative, Ferry Funding
May 10, 2013 Cantwell Hails Announcement That FAA Will Keep Contract Towers Open
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 26, 2013 Cantwell Applauds Congressional Passage of Bill to End Furloughs of Air Traffic Controllers
April 16, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, & Transportation - "Aviation Safety: FAA's Progress on Key Safety Initiatives"
April 12, 2013 Letter to the Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood and Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration Michael P. Huerta - Safety Concerns About FAA Shutting Down Towers
Dec. 12, 2012 Cantwell Statement on Proposed Committee Assignments for 113th Congress
Sept. 13, 2012 Cantwell, LaHood Kick Off New Freight Policy Council's First Outreach Meeting
July 18, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Aviation Subcommittee - On Aerospace Competitiveness
June 29, 2012 Cantwell Applauds Senate Bill to Prevent Student Loan Rate from Doubling, Invest in Key WA Transportation Projects
June 19, 2012 Cantwell, Murray, McMorris Rodgers Announce $10 Million USDOT Grant for North Spokane Corridor
June 13, 2012 Cantwell Applauds North Spokane Corridor Progress
May 31, 2012 Letter to the Honorable Ray LaHood, Secretary of Transportation
May 23, 2012 Cantwell Applauds Donation of 727 to Spokane Airport
May 11, 2012 Letter to Senate Conferees
May 11, 2012 Cantwell, Condon Urge USDOT Support for North Spokane Corridor as Grant Decision Draws Near
April 19, 2012 Murray, Cantwell Announce New Center of Excellence Funding
April 16, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Ray LaHood, Secretary of the United States Department of Transportation
April 5, 2012 Cantwell Touts Benefits of FAA Reauthorization to South West Washington's Insitu and Regional Aerospace Industry
March 20, 2012 Hearing of the Aviation Operations, Safety, and Security Subcommittee of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee - Discussing the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and Airline Industry
March 14, 2012 Cantwell Hails Senate Passage of Amendment to Support Washington's Rural Schools, Roads
March 14, 2012 Cantwell Hosts Seattle Chamber in Senate Roundtable on Job Creation
March 14, 2012 Cantwell-Backed Transportation Bill to Help Support Key Projects in State
March 12, 2012 Letter of The Honorable Ray LaHood Secretary, U.S. Department of Transportation
March 6, 2012 Cantwell Amendment Would Prioritize Freight Mobility to Support Growing Trade Economy
Feb. 12, 2012 Cantwell at Sea-Tac: Puget Sound Poised to Lead in 21st Century Aviation Technology, Jobs from New FAA Bill
Feb. 6, 2012 Cantwell on FAA Aviation Jobs Bill: "a Win for Aviation Innovation in Washington'
Feb. 3, 2012 Cantwell Applauds House Approval of FAA Reauthorization
Jan. 31, 2012 Cantwell Applauds Bipartisan Compromise to Reauthorize the FAA
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