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Mike Thompson's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: Michael 'Mike' C. Thompson
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 5, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1998
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 5
Primary June 3, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Janet; 2 Children: Chris, Jon
Birth Date: 01/24/1951
Birth Place: Saint Helena, CA
Home City: Saint Helena, CA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
July 28, 2014 Rep. Mike Thompson Announces $1 Million Grant for Charles M. Schulz-Sonoma County Airport
July 23, 2014 Rep. Mike Thompson Statement on DOT's Newly Announced Crude By Rail Regulations
July 8, 2014 Fiscal Year 2014 Intelligence Authorization Act
July 2, 2014 Benicia Herald - U.S. reps.: Make crude shipments safer
June 23, 2014 Letter to Dianne Feinstein and Barbara Boxer, United States Senate - Public and Transparent Water Negotiations
June 19, 2014 Reps. Mike Thompson, Jared Huffman Announce $2.5 Million DOT Grant For Smart
June 5, 2014 Thompson Legislation to Enhance Rail and Refinery Security Passes House
May 25, 2014 Benicia Herald - Congressman on Crude-by-Rail plan: 'Make sure it's done safely'
May 21, 2014 Rep. Mike Thompson Announces $2 Million Award for Mare Island Shipyard Contract
May 7, 2014 Vallejo Times-Herald - Mare Island Dry Docks Wins $5 Million Contract
May 6, 2014 Representative Mike Thompson Announces $5.1 Million Award for Shipyard Contract on Mare Island
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to David Camp, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee - Hearings on Funding Options for the Federal Highway Trust Fund
Sept. 26, 2013 Bucshon Launches Bipartisan Interstate 69 Congressional Caucus
Aug. 28, 2013 Rep. Mike Thompson Secures $39.7 Million for Charles M. Schultz-Sonoma County Airport
March 21, 2013 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes
June 29, 2012 Rep. Mike Thompson Statement on Passage of Two Year Transportation Bill
June 14, 2012 Letter to Chairwoman Boxer, Chairman Mica, and Ranking Members Inhofe and Rahall
May 10, 2012 Letter to Speaker Boehner and Leader Pelosi
April 19, 2012 Letter to Board of Directors, Bay Area Rapid Transit
March 21, 2012 Rep. Mike Thompson Co-Sponsors Bi-Partisan Infrastructure Jobs Bill
March 13, 2012 Letter to Chairman Ryan and Ranking Member Van Hollen
Feb. 1, 2012 Rep. Mike Thompson Announces Agreement to Pass Air Passenger Bill of Rights
Dec. 7, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Sept. 13, 2011 Rep. Mike Thompson Calls on House Majority to Pass Long-Term Transportation Authorizations
Aug. 23, 2011 Rep. Mike Thompson Applauds the Enactment of DOT's New Airline Passenger Protections
Aug. 4, 2011 Rep. Mike Thompson Issues Statement on Agreement to Reopen FAA
Aug. 4, 2011 Congressman Cardoza Urges Congressional Leadership to Reverse Cuts to California Transportation Projects
Aug. 3, 2011 Stark, CA Democratic Delegation Oppose Republican Proposal to Slash Transportation Funding
Aug. 3, 2011 Rep. Mike Thompson Urges Congressional Leaders to Immediately Address FAA Funding Lapse
July 30, 2011 Thompson Urges Airlines to "Stop Collecting, Start Reimbursing" Federal Aviation Taxes
May 13, 2011 Letter to Secretary LaHood
May 6, 2011 Letter to Chairman Mica, Ranking Member Rahall, Chairman Duncan and Ranking Member DeFazio
April 20, 2011 Representative Mike Thompson Applauds New Airline Passenger Protections
April 20, 2011 Lake County News -- "Department of Transportation Approves New Airline Passenger Protections"
March 31, 2011 FAA Reauthorization and Reform Act of 2011
Feb. 20, 2011 Times-Standard -- Plugging in Humboldt Bay: Government Officials Tour the Area, Discuss Future of Project for the Local Economy
Feb. 15, 2011 Rep. Mike Thompson Introduces Air Passenger Bill of Rights Act of 2011
Feb. 9, 2011 Letter to Chairmen Mica and Petri and Ranking Members Rahall and Costello, Key Members of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
Feb. 10, 2010 The Windsor Times- Article: "Congressman Comes To Town"
Dec. 21, 2009 Thompson's Passenger Bill Of Rights Enacted
July 23, 2009 Letter To Mr. Aikio Toyoda, President, Toyota Corporation
Feb. 11, 2009 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Aviation of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee - the Federal Aviation Administration Reauthorization Act of 2009
Sept. 20, 2007 Statement by Rep. Mike Thompson, Author of the Airline Passenger Bill of Rights, on House Passage of the FAA Reauthorization
Sept. 20, 2007 FAA Reauthorization Act of 2007
Sept. 19, 2007 Airline Passengers Get Right to Deplane in House FAA Reauthorization
June 29, 2007 Congress Takes On Passenger Rights
April 20, 2007 House Aviation Subcommittee Reviews Thompson's Passenger Bill of Rights
Feb. 16, 2007 Thompson to Introduce Passenger Bill of Rights
Jan. 4, 2007 Reps. Thompson and DeFazio Introduce Bill to Help Del Norte County Airport Receive Federal Funding
Nov. 15, 2006 Sonoma County Airport to Receive Screeners, Clearing Way for Commercial Service
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