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James Risch's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: James 'Jim' E. Risch
Office: U.S. Senate (ID) - Jr, Republican
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Vicki; 3 Children: James, Jason, Jordan
Birth Date: 05/03/1943
Birth Place: Milwaukee, WI
Home City: Boise, ID
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Homeland Security Rand Beers - Explain Rise in Unwarranted Stops and Searches of U.S. General Aviation Aircraft
June 6, 2013 Letter to the Honorable Michael P. Huerta, Administrator of Federal Aviation Administration - Air Traffic Services
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 22, 2013 Crapo, Risch Want FAA To Keep Airport Towers Funded
March 14, 2013 Letter to Federal Aviation Administration Administrator Michael Huerta - Local Contract Control Tower Closures
May 11, 2012 Letter to Senate Conferees
April 4, 2011 Letter To The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
Jan. 31, 2011 Risch, Otter Hail Ruling on Idaho Roadless Case
Dec. 14, 2010 Federal Aviation Administration Extension Act of 2010--Continued
June 23, 2010 Boise Will Retain Radar System
June 11, 2010 TRACON Stays in Idaho, Keeping Jobs in Idaho and Travelers Safe
June 8, 2010 Delegation, Mayor Announce Tracon Will Stay
June 8, 2010 Delegation, Mayor Announce TRACON Will Stay
March 22, 2010 Tax on Bonuses Received from Certain TARP Recipients
March 10, 2010 Risch, Crapo Amendment Would Stop TRACON Move
Jan. 8, 2010 Letter To President Barack Obama
March 24, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations - Alleviating Global Hunger: Challenges and Opportunities for U.S. Leadership
Feb. 10, 2009 Idaho Delegation Introduces Transportation Bill
Aug. 30, 2008 Idaho Statesman - "Idaho's roadless deal may be final soon"
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Transportation
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