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Daniel Lipinski's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: Daniel William Lipinski
Office: U.S. House (IL) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 18, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Judy
Birth Date: 07/15/1966
Birth Place: Chicago, IL
Home City: Western Springs, IL
Date Title
Feb. 27, 2014 Lipinski and Bennett Make Case in Washington for Increased Investment in Local Transportation; Focus on Need for Rail Underpasses
Feb. 17, 2014 Letter to Donald Orseno, Executive Directior & Chief Executive Officer, Metra - Needed Improvements on BNSF, Heritage Corridor Lines
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. 14, 2014 Rep. Lipinski, House Transportation Committee Formally Begin Work Surface Transportation Reauthorization
Nov. 2, 2013 Lipinski Opens 71st Street Underpass in Bridgeview, Calls for Increased Investment in Grade Separations
Oct. 25, 2013 Lipinski Helps Pass Bill to Create Jobs by Rebuilding the Nation's Ports and Waterways
Oct. 23, 2013 Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2013
Oct. 16, 2013 Lipinski, Bucshon Bill Signed Into Law
Sept. 24, 2013 Politico - Sleep apnea bill awakens Congress
Sept. 13, 2013 Rep. Lipinski Announces $5 Million Federal Grant for Midway Airport
Sept. 6, 2013 Rep. Lipinski Applauds Plan to Halt Midway Privatization
Aug. 20, 2013 Chicago Tribune - Lipinski Urges Panel to Include Public in Transit Reforms
Aug. 15, 2013 Sun-Times Media Network - Lewis Airport Runway Rehab Under Way
Aug. 14, 2013 Rep. Lipinski Announces New Runway Upgrades at Lewis University Airport
Aug. 1, 2013 Transportation, Housing, and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014
June 27, 2013 Chicago Tribune - 'Patent Trolls' Targeted Metra, Officials Say
June 27, 2013 Associated Press - Public Transit Agencies Deride 'Patent Trolls'
June 26, 2013 Lipinski Urges Federal Investigation of Patent Lawsuits Against Public Transit Agencies
June 10, 2013 Rep. Lipinski Touts CREATE, Urges Commitment to Larger Projects
May 23, 2013 Reps. Lipinski and Grimm Launch Congressional Caucus Promoting Public Transportation
May 7, 2013 Tribune - Midway Airport Gets Reprieve from Overnight Tower Closures 05/07/2013
May 7, 2013 Rep. Lipinski Announces Midway Tower to Remain Open Overnight
April 9, 2013 Rep. Lipinski Tours Midway Airport, Presses FAA for Answers on Potential Overnight Closure of Control Tower Due to Sequester
April 8, 2013 Letter to Federal Aviation Administrator Michael Huerta - Chicago Midway Airport Air Traffic Control Tower
March 19, 2013 Rep. Lipinski Plans Congressional Action to Pressure CN to Allow Additional Service on Metra's Heritage Corridor Line
March 14, 2013 Whitfield & Lipinski Joined by Fellow Congressmen to Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Strengthen Nation's Inland Waterways
Jan. 29, 2013 Rep. Lipinski Statement on Departure of Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood
June 29, 2012 Lipinski Statement on Passage of Transportation Bill and Legislation to Prevent Student Loan Rates from Doubling
June 28, 2012 Rep. Lipinski Issues Statement on Transportation Reauthorization Bill
June 26, 2012 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act
June 22, 2012 Lipinski, Dold, and Biggert Joined by Transit, Business, and Labor Leaders to Call On Congress to Pass Transportation Bill as Deadline Looms
June 20, 2012 Rep. Lipinski Announces New Funding for CREATE Rail Modernization Projects will Help Reduce Congestion for Metra Heritage Corridor and Amtrak Riders
June 15, 2012 Federal funds to Aid Lewis Airport Repairs
June 14, 2012 Lipinski Announces Funding for Lewis University Airport Runway Resurfacing
May 22, 2012 Sens. Kirk, Mikulski, Reps. Quigley, Lipinski, Applaud Inclusion of Visa Waiver Language in Homeland Security Appropriations Legislation
May 11, 2012 Lipinski Leads 22 Local Officials in Urging Additional Trains on Metra's Heritage Corridor
April 25, 2012 Congresswoman Matsui Leads Letter Calling for Higher Speed Trains
April 19, 2012 Lipinski Votes for Measure to Facilitate a Bipartisan House/Senate Compromise on Transportation Reauthorization Bill
March 14, 2012 Southwest News-Herald - What Matters Most to Me: Results for My Constituents
March 14, 2012 Southwest News-Herald - What Matters Most to Me: Results for My Constituents
March 12, 2012 Lipinski Announces Big Improvement in Performance on Heritage Corridor Following Early January Meeting Between Metra and CN
March 8, 2012 Lipinski: Decision to Not Bring Republican Transportation Bill Up for a Vote in the House is a Victory for Our Region and the Nation
Feb. 23, 2012 Lipinski Applauds House GOP's Decision to Reverse Course and Maintain Dedicated Funding for Public Transportation
Feb. 21, 2012 Representatives Lipinski, Dold, and Biggert Advocate For Common Sense Amendments to Transportation Bill
Feb. 13, 2012 Lipinski, Dold, Transportation, Business, and Labor Leaders Issue Bipartisan Call to House Republican Leaders: "It's Not Too Late to Fix the Transportation Bill!"
Feb. 8, 2012 The Bugle - Transportation Committee Seeks to Ban Promotional Road Signs
Feb. 3, 2012 Lipinski Hails Passage of Aviation Reauthorization That Will Create Jobs and Reduce Delays Locally and Nationally
Feb. 3, 2012 Lipinski: House GOP Plan is Bad News for Chicago-Area Mass Transit
Feb. 2, 2012 Lipinski Opposes House GOP's Partisan Transportation Bill that Hurts Northeastern Illinois and the State; Urges a Bipartisan Approach
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