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Bill Pascrell, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: William 'Bill' J. Pascrell, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (NJ) - District 9, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 9
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Elsie; 3 Children: William III, Glenn, David
Birth Date: 01/25/1937
Birth Place: Paterson, NJ
Home City: Paterson, NJ
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Transportation
July 18, 2014 Pascrell Statement on Malaysia Airlines Jet Flight MH17
July 15, 2014 Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2014
June 26, 2014 Letter to David Camp, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee - Hearing on Highway Funding
March 31, 2014 Letter to Tom Latham, Chairman, and Ed Pastor, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee
Jan. 27, 2014 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript: New Jersey Port Authority Scandal
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. 14, 2014 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: New Jersey Port Authority Scandal
Jan. 9, 2014 CNN "Newsroom" - Transcript: New Jersey Port Authority Scandal
Sept. 19, 2013 Letter to Secretary Anthony Foxx, Dept. of Transportation & Secretary Shaun Donovan, HUD - Hurricane Sandy Resiliency Funding
Sept. 16, 2013 Pascrell Announce $1 Million Grant to Improve Teterboro Airport Safety
March 21, 2013 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes
July 23, 2012 Congressman Pascrell Announces $76 Million to Upgrade NJ Transit Bus Fleet with Fuel-Efficient Buses
April 26, 2012 Letter to David Samson, Chairman of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
April 13, 2012 Rep. Pascrell: Governor Cancelling Arc Tunnel Due to Incorrect Cost Figures Means New Jersey Will Pay a Bigger Price
April 3, 2012 Letter to Ray LaHood, Secretary of U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT)
March 14, 2012 Rep. Pascrell Calls Upon House Speaker, Republican Leader To Bring Senate-Approved Transportation Bill To The Floor
Dec. 7, 2011 Letter to President Obama
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
Aug. 22, 2011 Rep. Pascrell Applauds U.S. Department of Transportation', Expedited Obligation of Threatened Funding To...
June 15, 2011 Rep. Pascrell Opposes Proposal to Privatize AMTRAK
May 9, 2011 Rep. Pascrell Applauds Allocation of $450 Million Rejected by Florida to AMTRAK's Northeast Corridor in New Jersey
April 29, 2011 Rep. Pascrell's Statement in Reaction to U.S. Department of Transportation's Decision not to Forgive $271 Million New Jersey Received in Grants for the ARC Tunnel
April 20, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Ray LaHood, Secretary, United States Department of Transportation
March 31, 2011 FAA Reauthorization and Reform Act of 2011
March 4, 2011 Letter to the Ray LaHood, Secretary, US Department of Transportation - Re-Program High-Speed Rail from Florida to Northeast Corridor
May 21, 2010 Letter to The Honorable James L. Oberstar, Chairman of Committe on Transportation and Infrastructure, and the Honorable John L. Mica, Ranking Member
May 13, 2010 Rep. Pascrell Announces Nearly $78 Million in Federal Funding to Secure New Jersey Ports, Chemical Plants, Mass Transportation
March 5, 2010 Congressman Pascrell Applauds General Motors Plans To Reinstate 661 Dealerships Closed During Last Year's Company Reorganization
Jan. 14, 2010 Pascrell Aids Young Constituent Stuck On Government Watch List
July 29, 2009 Pascrell Joins House Aviation Panel In Introducing Legislation To Establish Faa Task Force Aimed At Ensuring Airline Safety And Improving Pilot Training
June 16, 2009 Hearing Of The House Committee On Homeland Security - The Chemical Facility Antiterrorism Act Of 2009
June 4, 2009 Transportation Security Administration Authorization Act
May 8, 2009 Pascrell announces safe rotues to school funding for montclair, clifton, wayne & south orange
Feb. 25, 2009 Hearing of the House of Homeland Security Committee - DHS: The Path Forward
Feb. 13, 2009 Pascrell Votes With House Majority To Approve The American Recovery And Reinvestment Act
Feb. 13, 2009 Lautenberg, Menendez, Pascrell Win Hard-Fought Funding Battle For Transit, Rail Investments In Economic Recovery Bill
Feb. 3, 2009 Pascrell Auto Ownership Tax Assistance Act Approved in Senate Economic Recovery Legislation
Jan. 29, 2009 Pascrell Calls Increased Transit Funding a "Recession Buster"
Jan. 6, 2009 Pascrell Re-Introduces Auto Sales Tax Break On Opening Day Of New Congress
Dec. 19, 2008 Pascrell Pleased With Loan For Autos, Cautions Administration About Singling Out Workers
Nov. 19, 2008 Pascrell Introduces Emergency Tax Legislation To Boost Car Sales, Benefit Consumers
Nov. 13, 2008 Letter to Speaker Pelosi: Pascrell Meets With Local Auto Dealers, Requests New Tax Incentives to Stimulate Sales
Nov. 4, 2008 Letter to Speaker Pelosi: Rothman Calls for Affordable Housing Help in Stimulus Package
Oct. 9, 2008 Pascrell Blasts FAA Auction Proposal
Sept. 11, 2008 Highway Trust Fund Restoration Act
Sept. 5, 2008 Pascrell Commends Completion of Wayne ‘Spaghetti Bowl' Highway Project
Aug. 10, 2008 New Jersey's House Delegation Unites in Opposition to Proposed DOT Auction at Newark Liberty Airport
July 22, 2008 Pascrell Directed Study Examines Role of Public Transit Systems in Emergency Evacuations
June 11, 2008 Passenger Rail Investment and Improvement Act of 2008
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