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Keith Ellison's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: Keith M. Ellison
Office: U.S. House (MN) - District 5, Democratic/Farmer/Labor
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic/Farmer/Labor for U.S. House - District 5
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Kim; 4 Children: Isaiah, Jeremiah, Elijah, Amirah
Birth Date: 08/04/1963
Birth Place: Detroit, MI
Home City: Minneapolis, MN
Religion: Muslim
Date Title
June 10, 2014 Rep. Ellison: Missed Opportunities on Transportation and Housing
April 9, 2014 Rep. Ellison Statement on Met Council Vote on SWLRT
March 31, 2014 Letter to Tom Latham, Chairman, and Ed Pastor, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee
March 14, 2014 MinnPost - Delay on Southwest Light Rail is Not Cost-Free; It's Time to Come Together
Dec. 12, 2013 Letter to Michael Huerta, Federal Aviation Administration - Urging FAA to Not Allow Cell Phone Calls in Flight
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairmans of the Federal Communications Commission - DeFazio Sponsors Bill to Ban Cell Phone Conversations on Planes
Oct. 23, 2013 Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2013
Oct. 23, 2013 Ellison, Walz, Nolan, and Paulsen Applaud Passage of Provision to Stop the Spread of Invasive Carp
Aug. 8, 2013 Klobuchar, Franken, Ellison, McCollum Announce $93 Million To Complete Central Corridor Light Rail Project
April 26, 2013 Rep. Keith Ellison: End The Sequester For Everyone
March 21, 2013 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes
Jan. 22, 2013 President Obama's Inaugural Speech
July 12, 2012 Klobuchar, Franken, McCollum, Ellison Announce Over $93 Million for Central Corridor Light Rail Project
June 29, 2012 Ellison Hails Agreement to Support America's Roads, Bridges and Students
June 21, 2012 The Progressive Message
June 8, 2012 Student Loan Interest Rates
March 30, 2012 Rep. Keith Ellison Calls for Long-Term Transportation Plan
March 30, 2012 Rep. Ellison Urges Swift Bipartisan Action To Rebuild America
March 16, 2012 Rep. Ellison Urges Swift Bipartisan Action To Rebuild America
March 1, 2012 Ellison Statement On The St. Croix River Crossing Project Authorization Act
Feb. 29, 2012 St. Croix River Crossing Project Authorization Act
Nov. 14, 2011 Letter to Tom Latham and John Olver, Chairman and Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies
Sept. 6, 2011 Ellison Hails Progress on Minnesota Light-Rail
Aug. 3, 2011 Ellison Denounces Republican Shutdown of FAA
May 17, 2010 Op-Ed - Let's Eliminate the Auto-Loan Loophole
Jan. 14, 2010 Ellison Applauds U.S. Department Of Transportation Decision
May 14, 2009 Tribute To Metropolitan Airports
Nov. 20, 2008 MinnPost - Auto Bailout Divides Minnesota's Congressional Delegation
Aug. 1, 2008 Commemorating the Minneapolis I-35w Bridge Collapse
Feb. 21, 2008 Ellison Calls for Congressional Hearing on NWA/Delta Merger Proposal
Jan. 15, 2008 Ellison Praises NTSB Report
Oct. 17, 2007 Letter to the Honorable Patty Murray, Chair Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies
Sept. 5, 2007 Honoring the City of Minneapolis, First Responders, and the Citizens of Minnesota for their Valiant Efforts in Responding to the Collapse of the ...
Aug. 3, 2007 Authorizing Additional Funds for Emergency Repairs and Reconstruction of Interstate I-35 Bridge in Minneapolis, Minnesota
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Economy
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