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Charles Boustany, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: Charles W. Boustany, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (LA) - District 3, Republican
First Elected: 12/04/2004
Last Elected: 12/08/2012
On The Ballot: Announced, Republican for U.S. House - District 3
Primary Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Bridget; 2 Children: Erik, Ashley
Birth Date: 02/21/1956
Birth Place: New Orleans, LA
Home City: Lafayette, LA
Religion: Episcopal
Date Title
Issue Position: Transportation & Infrastructure
Jan. 15, 2014 Boustany Touts Record-Funding Levels for Maintaining and Dredging America's Ports and Harbors
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Oct. 23, 2013 Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2013
Oct. 23, 2013 Boustany Supports Louisiana's Waterways, Ports, and Jobs
Sept. 17, 2013 Boustany Announces Two DOT Grants for Southwest Louisiana
Sept. 11, 2013 Boustany Committed to Funding Waterway Maintenance Infrastructure
Sept. 9, 2013 Boustany Promotes RAMP Act Benefits to VP Biden
Aug. 27, 2013 Boustany Announces $1.8+ Million Grant for Lake Charles Airport
May 15, 2013 Boustany Urges Swift Passage of WRDA Through House T&I Committee
May 7, 2013 Boustany Calls on Administration to Stop Being Hypocritical and Support Harbor Maintenance
March 27, 2013 Boustany Commends Vitter for Bringing Attention to Dredging Needs
March 20, 2013 Boustany: "RAMP Act gains momentum in Senate."
March 1, 2013 Boustany Continues Push for America's Ports and Harbors
Feb. 14, 2013 Boustany Seeks for POTUS to Make Ports Top Priority
Jan. 23, 2013 Boustany Introduces RAMP Act in 113th Congress
Nov. 20, 2012 Boustany Seeks to Keep Mighty Mississippi River Open for Trade
June 29, 2012 Boustany Votes for Funding of South Louisiana's Ports and Harbors
June 21, 2012 Boustany Announces $3+ Million Grant for Lafayette Regional Airport
May 31, 2012 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
May 23, 2012 Boustany Continues Support of Maritime Industry of Louisiana
May 8, 2012 RAMP Authors Boustany and Courtney Lead Charge to Defend America's Ports in Transportation Bill Conference
April 18, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4348, Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012, Part II
April 18, 2012 Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012, Part II
April 18, 2012 Boustany Wins RAMP Amendment Inclusion
March 8, 2012 RAMP Leaders Courtney and Boustany Continue Bipartisan Effort to Promote American Maritime Commerce
Feb. 1, 2012 Hearing of the Joint Committee on Harbor Maintenance - Funding and Maritime Tax Issues
Aug. 26, 2011 Boustany Announces Grant for Le Gros Memorial Airport
Aug. 26, 2011 Letter to President Obama
July 8, 2011 Subcommittee Hearing Focuses on Bill to Ensure Maintenance of U.S. Harbors
June 23, 2011 Boustany Commends Rep. Richmond for Co-sponsoring RAMP Act
May 19, 2011 Letter to the Leaders of the U.S. House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
May 12, 2011 Boustany Introduces Bill Easing Regulations on American Mariners
March 30, 2011 Courtney, Boustany encourage Budget Committee to Fully Fund Dredging in 2012 Budget
Jan. 14, 2011 Boustany Announces Grants for Vermilion Parish
Nov. 18, 2009 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Water Resources And Environment Of The House Committee On Transportation And Infrastructure - "Proposals For A Water Resources Development Act Of 2010"
April 22, 2009 The Daily Advertiser - Making Transportation a True Priority
June 2, 2008 Boustany Announces $376,297 Grant for Chennault Airport Taxiway
May 12, 2008 Boustany Announces $1.9 Million Grant for Lafayette Multimodal Transportation Terminal
April 30, 2008 Boustany- "Dredging Funds Should Not Be Used to Cover-Up the Deficit"
April 25, 2008 Boustany Protects $11 Million for Calcasieu Ship Channel and Freshwater Bayou
May 18, 2007 Boustany Cautions Summer Travelers on Delayed Passport Processing
Aug. 15, 2006 Members of Louisana Congressional Delegation Ask for Confirmation That State Tolling Proposal Will Not Be Considered
Nov. 22, 2005 Boustany Named House Conferee to Coast Guard Conference Committee
Sept. 27, 2005 Lake Charles Regional Airport Awarded $7.9 Million Grant
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Maritime
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Transportation
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