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Jim Costa's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: Jim Costa
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 16, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 16
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 04/13/1952
Birth Place: Fresno, CA
Home City: Fresno, CA
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Fresno Awarded $2.4 Million to Improve Downtown Connectivity
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairmans of the Federal Communications Commission - DeFazio Sponsors Bill to Ban Cell Phone Conversations on Planes
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Sept. 10, 2013 Costa Announces $4.2 Million to Modernize Valley Airports
Sept. 5, 2013 Costa Announces $4.2 Million to Modernize Valley Airports
May 10, 2013 Costa Cheers Decision to Keep Castle Air Tower Open
May 8, 2013 FAA Heeds Costa Call to Maintain Overnight Service at Fresno Yosemite
April 26, 2013 Costa Votes to End FAA Furloughs, Keep Castle Open
April 26, 2013 Reducing Flight Delays Act of 2013
April 5, 2013 FAA Heeds Costa's Call for Caution, Delays Cuts at Castle
April 5, 2013 Letter to Federal Aviation Administration Administrator Michael Huerta - Air Traffic Control Tower Closures
March 12, 2013 Letter to Federal Aviation Administration Administrator Michael Huerta - Costa Urges FAA to Reconsider Closing Castle Airport Control Tower
Feb. 21, 2013 Costa Announces Funds to Improve Transit to Yosemite
June 29, 2012 Costa Supports Highway Bill Reauthorization
May 22, 2012 Costa Announces $2.2 Million for Fresno Public Transportation
Jan. 3, 2012 Costa, Lofgren, Richardson Call for Comprehensive GAO Review of California High-Speed Rail
Dec. 7, 2011 Letter to President Obama
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
May 9, 2011 Rep. Costa Announces $300 Million for Valley High-Speed Rail
Dec. 2, 2010 Rep. Costa Statement On Selection Of Starting Point For State's High-Speed Rail Project
July 29, 2010 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2011
Oct. 17, 2008 President Signs Amtrak Reauthorization Into Law
June 11, 2008 Passenger Rail Investment and Improvement Act of 2008
June 11, 2008 Amtrak Reauthorization Passes House of Representatives: Legislation Includes Funding for High-Speed Rail Development In America
June 4, 2007 Costa Calls On Governor To Support High Speed Rail Funding
Nov. 9, 2005 Costa calls Gunn Firing: "A Sad Day for Amtrak"
June 29, 2005 Transportation, Treasury, Housing and Urban Development, the Judiciary, the District of Columbia, and Independent Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
March 9, 2005 Amtrak
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