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Ted Poe's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: Ted Poe
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 2, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 2
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Carol; 4 Children: Kim, Kara, Kurt, Kellee
Birth Date: 09/10/1948
Birth Place: Temple, TX
Home City: Humble, TX
Date Title
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Aug. 1, 2013 Houston Chronicle - Poe Emerges as New Rail Line Champion
July 30, 2013 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014
May 23, 2013 Ports Caucus Leaders Hahn, Poe and Brown Introduce Resolution Calling for Full & Immediate Utilization of Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund
Jan. 23, 2013 Roosevelt's Panama Canal and Taxes
Sept. 21, 2012 Poe: Rein the TSA, Protect Our Privacy and Our Safety
June 28, 2012 Ports Caucus Meets with Secretary LaHood
June 26, 2012 Gauging American Port Security Act
June 19, 2012 PORTS Caucus Meets With Secretary LaHood
Feb. 29, 2012 Letter to The Honorable John P. Holden, Director of Science and Technology Policy
Feb. 3, 2012 Poe Hails Passage of FAA Modernization and Reform Act 2012
July 28, 2011 Keystone XL Pipeline Press Conference
May 19, 2011 Letter to the Leaders of the U.S. House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
Feb. 11, 2011 The Federal Polar Express
Feb. 11, 2011 The Federal Polar Express
Jan. 20, 2011 KPRC Channel 2 Houston - Hidden Cameras Find Airport Screeners Leave Own Bags Unchecked
Nov. 18, 2010 MailOnline.com - Ditch TSA Altogether: Florida Congressman Asks Nation's 100 Busiest Airports to Employ Private Security as Pat-down Backlash Grows
Nov. 17, 2010 Houston Chronicle - Kay Bailey Hutchison Says Public has 'Legitimate' Concerns About 'Invasive' Pat-downs; Ted Poe Says X-Ray Strip Searches are Unconstitutional
Nov. 16, 2010 Full Body Scanners Violate Fourth Amendment
Aug. 3, 2010 Rep. Poe Calls for Justice for Nun killed by Illegal
July 27, 2010 Cruise Vessel Security and Safety Act Becomes Law
June 22, 2010 The Space Program
Feb. 23, 2010 Where, Oh Where, Have The Jobs Gone?
Nov. 17, 2009 Cruise vessel Security And Safety Act Of 2009
June 18, 2009 Government Closes Historic Texas Dealerships
June 10, 2009 Congressman Poe Cosponsors Bill Supporting Auto Dealers
May 18, 2009 Administration Closes Private Chrysler Dealerships
May 6, 2009 The High Seas Needs The Second Amendment
Dec. 10, 2008 Waiving Requirement of Clause 6(a) of Rule XIII with Respect to Consideration of Certain Resolutions
July 31, 2008 Flight 458
July 24, 2008 National Highway Bridge Reconstruction and Inspection Act of 2008
June 12, 2008 Passenger Rail Investment and Improvement Act of 2008
Feb. 26, 2008 Congressman Poe Calls on FAA to Cease Tracon Consolidation
Nov. 1, 2007 Congressman Poe and Senator Hutchison Meet with Head of FAA
Oct. 1, 2007 Marines Not Welcome Here
Sept. 20, 2007 Poe Amendment Gains House Proposal
Sept. 19, 2007 Oh No! Another Tax Increase
Aug. 31, 2007 Statement on DOT Mexican Trucking Program
July 24, 2007 Transportation, Housing And Urban Development, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
July 24, 2007 Breaking News: Poe Amendment Passes
July 23, 2007 Poe Files Amendment to Stop TRACON Consolidation
July 16, 2007 Behind Every Man, There's A Lady Bird
May 22, 2007 Poe's FAA Bill "Puts a Hold" on Air Traffic Controller Consolidations
May 15, 2007 Safe American Roads Act Of 2007
Feb. 27, 2007 The Trucks Are Coming, The Trucks Are Coming
Feb. 8, 2007 Congressman Ted Poe Pushes For More Funding For Sabine Neches Waterway
Dec. 5, 2006 U.S. Department of Transportation Withdraws International Investment Rule
Nov. 28, 2006 Letter to Secretary of Transportation Mary Peters
July 28, 2006 Pension Protection Act of 2006
June 14, 2006 Transportation, Treasury, Housing and Urban Development, the Judiciary, the District of Columbia and Independent Agencies Appropriations Act, 2007
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