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Earl Blumenauer's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: Earl Blumenauer
Office: U.S. House (OR) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 05/21/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Margaret; 2 Children: Jon, Anne
Birth Date: 08/16/1948
Birth Place: Portland, OR
Home City: Portland, OR
Religion: Non-denominational Protestant
Date Title
Issue Position: Growing Support for Livability
Issue Position: Transportation
Issue Position: Transportation - Streetcar and "Small Starts"
Issue Position: Transportation - Bike and Pedestrian Issues
Issue Position: Transportation - Amtrak and Freight Rail
Issue Position: Rebuilding and Renewing America - A New National Plan
Issue Position: Transportation - Transportation Highlights from Portland, Oregon
June 26, 2014 Letter to David Camp, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee - Hearing on Highway Funding
June 24, 2014 Transportation -- A Vision for a Sustainable Future
June 18, 2014 America's Decaying Infrastructure
June 12, 2014 America's Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2014
June 9, 2014 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
April 30, 2014 Increase in Cargo Preference
March 31, 2014 Letter to Tom Latham, Chairman, and Ed Pastor, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee
March 11, 2014 Our Transportation Infrastructure
March 5, 2014 Transportation Needs
Jan. 31, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Tier 3 Standards
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
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Transportation
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairmans of the Federal Communications Commission - DeFazio Sponsors Bill to Ban Cell Phone Conversations on Planes
Dec. 6, 2013 The Gas Tax: An FAQ on the UPDATE Act
Dec. 4, 2013 Blumenauer Joined by Leaders in Transportation, Commerce, Labor, Construction to Introduce UPDATE Act to Fund Infrastructure
Dec. 3, 2013 Debate Over New Push To Raise Federal Gas Tax
Nov. 14, 2013 Blumenauer, DeFazio, Coble, McCaul Introduce Bipartisan Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Act
Sept. 10, 2013 Blumenauer, Grimm, McGovern, King Call for Transit Benefit Parity
July 30, 2013 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014
June 10, 2013 Reps. Grimm, McGovern, King, Blumenauer Introduce Transit Parity Act to Protect Tax Benefits for Public Transportation Commuters
June 6, 2013 Grimm, McGovern, King, Blumenauer Introduce Transit Parity Act to Protect Tax Benefits for Public Transportation Commuters
May 20, 2013 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Director of the Office of Management and Budget - Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund
April 26, 2013 Reducing Flight Delays Act of 2013
March 13, 2013 Blumenauer: House Budget Proposal Draconian, Reinforces Deep Divisions
March 5, 2013 Welcoming the 14th Annual Bike Summit
Nov. 15, 2012 Beyond "Bike-Partisanship"
Sept. 21, 2012 H.R. 3409
June 29, 2012 Congressman Blumenauer Statement on Surface Transportation Authorization
June 29, 2012 Congressman Blumenauer Statement on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations
June 29, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 5856, Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2013; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 6020, Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2013; and Providing for Consideration of Conference Report on H.R. 4348, Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act
June 27, 2012 Transportation Bill
June 20, 2012 Domestic Energy and Jobs Act
June 19, 2012 Motion to Instruct Conferees on H.R. 4348, Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012, Part II
May 8, 2012 Blumenauer: "Transportation Bill is a Jobs Bill!"
April 19, 2012 Small Business Tax Cut Act
April 6, 2012 Blumenauer Leads Bi-Partisan Call for Senate Transportation Bill
March 29, 2012 Heavy Truck Tax Fairness Act
March 29, 2012 Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012
March 29, 2012 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2013
March 28, 2012 The House Republican Budget
March 28, 2012 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2013
March 27, 2012 Cycling: A Comprehensive Approach to Transportation
March 26, 2012 Letter to Speaker Boehner, Majority Leader Cantor, Minority Leader Pelosi, and Minority Whip Hoyer
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