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John Kerry's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: John Forbes Kerry
Office: U.S. Secretary of State, Democratic
First Appointed: 01/29/2013
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Teresa Heinz; 2 Children: Alexandra, Vanessa; 3 Stepchildren: John, Andre, Christopher
Birth Date: 12/11/1943
Birth Place: Aurora, CO
Home City: Boston, MA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 16, 2009 Kerry: White House Commitment to High Speed Rail A Step Towards World Class Rail System
March 24, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations - Alleviating Global Hunger: Challenges and Opportunities for U.S. Leadership
March 13, 2009 Massachusetts Will Benefit from $1.3 Billion Investment Which Includes Northeast Corridor
March 11, 2009 Remarks by Vice President Joe Biden
Feb. 10, 2009 Senate Passes Economic Recovery Package Including Kerry Provisions to Create Jobs
Jan. 27, 2009 Kerry Wins Inclusion of High Speed Rail Provision in Stimulus
Jan. 21, 2009 Senate Commerce, Science And Transportation Committee Hearing - The Nomination Of Former Rep. Ray LaHood To Be Secretary Of Transportation
Nov. 19, 2008 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Nov. 19, 2008 Kerry-Specter Bill Would Create Jobs, Stimulus, Infrastructure Investment
Oct. 2, 2008 Worcester Telegram & Gazette - State to Buy Worcester-Boston Rail Line
July 2, 2008 Letter to Mary Peters, Secretary of the Department of Transportation, Re: Update Analysis Model for Setting Fuel Economy Increases to Reflect Current Gas Prices and Urgency of Reducing U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions
June 19, 2008 Kerry Demands Cruise Ship Safety for Passengers
April 24, 2008 Commerce Committee Passes Kerry-Snowe Legislation to Protect Endangered Right Whales
April 21, 2008 Letter to Mr. Richard Anderson, Chief Executive Officer, Delta Air Lines, Inc. and Mr. Doug Steenland, Chief Executive Officer, Northwest Airlines
April 1, 2008 Letter to Secretary Michael Chertoff United States Department of Homeland Security
April 1, 2008 Letter to DHS Secretary Chertoff and TSA Asst. Secretary Hawley: Kerry Presses DHS on Reported Air Marshal Shortage
Jan. 18, 2008 Kerry Applauds AMTRAK Workers on Reaching AMTRAK Contract, Aversion of Strike
Dec. 19, 2007 Democrats Hold TSA Accountable to Contracting Laws
Dec. 18, 2007 Hearing of the Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries and Coast Guard Subcommittee of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee - Oil Spills
Dec. 13, 2007 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation - Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Oversight
Sept. 27, 2007 Kerry fights to improve safety of railroad bridges
Sept. 24, 2007 Kerry, Kennedy, Frank, McGovern and Patrick announce bill to finance rail funding improvements
Sept. 21, 2007 Kerry Teams with Lautenberg on Rail Funding Improvements
Aug. 1, 2007 Kerry, Snowe, Carney Seek to Hold TSA Accountable to Contracting Laws
July 16, 2007 Transportation & Infrastructure
May 16, 2007 Kerry Plan Requires Airlines to Publish Accurate, Monthly Lists of Chronically Late Flights
May 1, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Patty Murray, Chairwoman, Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and The Honorable Christopher Bond, Ranking Member...
April 4, 2007 Kerry, Kennedy, Frank, McGovern applaud Governor Patrick's South Coast Commuter Rail Timetable
March 6, 2007 Kerry Supports Improved Fuel Economy Standards
Feb. 12, 2007 Kerry Says Passenger Data Glitch Threatens Airline Safety
July 19, 2006 Senate Committee Passes Kerry Amendment on Big Dig Investigation
July 17, 2006 Letter to Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation Chairman Ted Stevens
July 13, 2006 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2007
July 12, 2006 Kerry Measure Adds Accountability to TSA Contracting
May 25, 2006 John Kerry Lifts "Hold" on Federal Highway Nominee
April 11, 2006 Letter to The Honorable Christopher S. Bond Chairman Transportation, Treasury, the Judiciary, Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies and
March 10, 2006 Menendez, Others Press for Increased Port Security Funds
Feb. 28, 2006 John Kerry on Commerce Committee Hearing on Dubai Ports Deal
Feb. 22, 2006 Kerry Presses Secretary Snow for Full Disclosure in Dubai Ports Deal
July 29, 2005 Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users
July 20, 2005 John Kerry: Fewer Speeches, More Action Needed on Port Security
July 12, 2005 Senator John Kerry Works to Secure America's Ports
July 12, 2005 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2006--Continued
May 17, 2005 Kennedy and Kerry Announce Record Transportation Funding for Massachusetts - A $1.17 Billion Increase Over TEA-21
April 25, 2005 Transportation Equity Act; A Legacy for Users -- Motion to Proceed
Nov. 23, 2004 Kerry, Kennedy, McGovern and Frank Announce New Funding for Fall River Area
Nov. 17, 2003 Vision 100 - Century of Aviation Reauthorization Act - Conference Report - Resumed
Oct. 23, 2003 Transportation, Treasury, and Independent Agencies Appropriations Act, 2004
June 16, 2003 Energy Security is American Security
May 23, 2003 Letter to President and CEO of Bouchard Transportation Company Morton S. Bourchard III
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