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Frank Lautenberg's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: Frank R. Lautenberg
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Bonnie; 4 Children: Ellen, Nan, Lisa, Joshua
Birth Date: 01/23/1924
Birth Place: Paterson, NJ
Home City: Cliffside Park, NJ
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Issue Position: New Jersey Transportation
Issue Position: Senator Lautenberg - On the Issues
May 30, 2013 Schumer, Lautenberg, Lahood Announce Critical First Step Towards Building Rail Tunnel Under the Hudson - Federal Funding Would Arrive Just in Time to Save Necessary Right of Way Before Opportunity is Lost
May 23, 2013 Senators Menendez, Lautenberg Applaud $3.7 Billion in Second Round of FTA Sandy Relief for Public Transit Needs
May 22, 2013 Schumer, Lautenberg, Menendez, Gillibrand Announce Legislation to Overturn TSA Decision Allowing "Small" Knives on Plane Surges
May 14, 2013 Federal Transportation Safety Panel Includes Lautenberg's Ignition Interlock Proposal in Drunk Driving Recommendations
May 10, 2013 Lautenberg Statement on FAA Announcement that Trenton-Mercer Tower Will Not Be Closed
May 7, 2013 Lautenberg Bill Will Keep Dangerous, Super-Sized Trucks Off Highways
May 2, 2013 Letter to Ray LaHood, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation, and Michael Huerta, Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration - Preserve Contract Tower Funding
April 11, 2013 Lautenberg Applauds Passenger Rail Investment in Obama Budget
April 8, 2013 Lautenberg, Menendez: $75.9 Million in Federal Funding Will Help Rebuild Ocean County Stretch of Route 35 Damaged by Superstorm Sandy
March 29, 2013 Lautenberg, Menendez Announce More Than $360 Million For Superstorm Sandy Transit Recovery
March 19, 2013 Letter to U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood and National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) President Mark Emmert - Ensure Safety of Buses Carrying Student-Athletes
March 18, 2013 Lautenberg Applauds Tony Coscia Being Named Amtrak Chairman
March 14, 2013 Menendez, Lautenberg Announce More Than $144 Million in Sandy Relief for NJ Transit
March 13, 2013 Letter to Administrator Pistole - TSA Decision to Allow Air Passengers to Carry On Small Knives
Feb. 14, 2013 Lautenberg Named Chair of Surface Transportation Subcom, Announces Priorities
Nov. 5, 2012 Letter to Administrator Jackson
Nov. 5, 2012 Lautenberg, Menendez Announce Federal Dispatch of Buses to Aid New Jersey Transit
Oct. 25, 2012 Menendez, Lautenberg Visit Hudson-Bergen Light Rail to Announce New Federal Funding
Oct. 17, 2012 Lautenberg Announces Federal Funding for Pipeline Safety Efforts in New Jersey
Oct. 10, 2012 Lautenberg, Menendez Applaud New Amtrak Ridership Records
Oct. 2, 2012 Lautenberg, Menendez Announce Nearly $5 Million to Reduce Drunk Driving in New Jersey, Improve Highway Safety
Sept. 24, 2012 Lautenberg, Menendez Applaud Amtrak High-Speed Rail Test Run in New Jersey
Aug. 29, 2012 Lautenberg, Rockefeller, Durbin Seek Safety Review of Rail System After Accidents
Aug. 21, 2012 Lautenberg, Menendez Announce $10 million to Improve NJ Transit Safety, Performance, and to Lower Fuel Costs
Aug. 6, 2012 Lautenberg Statement on Security Breaches at Newark Airport
July 12, 2012 Lautenberg on Report that Shows New Jersey Transportation Deficiencies Hurting Business Prospects
July 9, 2012 Lautenberg Highlights Importance of Gateway Tunnel in New Amtrak Northeast Corridor Plan
July 3, 2012 Lautenberg, Menendez Announce More than $540,000 Investment In Transportation Services for Morris County Veterans
June 29, 2012 Senate Approves Surface Transportation Jobs Bill
June 28, 2012 Lautenberg Statement on TSA Disciplinary Action at Newark Airport
June 22, 2012 Menendez, DOT Secretary LaHood, Lautenberg, Sires Announce TIGER Grant for Port of New York and New Jersey
June 5, 2012 Menendez, Lautenberg Announce $544,000 in Funds to Improve Local Airport Facilities
June 5, 2012 Lautenberg Responds After NTSB Finds Driver Fatigue Responsible for Tragic Bus Crash Last Year
June 1, 2012 Menendez, Lautenberg Announce Nearly $500,000 in Funds to Improve Local Airport Facilities and Services
May 25, 2012 Lautenberg, Menendez Announce More Than $170,000 for New Jersey Highway Safety Program
May 14, 2012 Federal Airport Security Investigation Requested by Lautenberg Shows TSA Failing to Address Security Breaches
May 2, 2012 Lautenberg, Rothman, State Legislators Urge Governor Christie, Port Authority To Suspend Toll Hikes
April 26, 2012 Letter to David Samson, Chairman of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
April 24, 2012 Lautenberg, Menendez: $68 Million to Complete NY/NJ Port Harbor Deepening Approved in Senate Subcommittee
April 19, 2012 Lautenberg, Menendez Announce $20 Million for Gateway Tunnel Project Approved in Senate Committee
April 18, 2012 Port Authority's Baroni Calls $12 Tolls "Fair"
April 18, 2012 Hearing of the Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety, and Security Subcommittee of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - Protecting Commuters: Ensuring Accountability and Oversight in Tolling
April 10, 2012 Lautenberg: GAO Report on Cancellation of ARC Tunnel Project Contradicts Christie Claims
April 10, 2012 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
April 9, 2012 Lautenberg, Menendez Announce Nearly $350,000 for New Jersey Highway Safety Program
April 3, 2012 Lautenberg Statement on Need for New Gateway Tunnel Under Hudson River MTA Chairman Voices Support for Amtrak's Gateway Project
March 28, 2012 Letter to Ray LaHood, Transportation Secretary and Janet Napolitano, Homeland Security Secretary
March 19, 2012 Secretary LaHood, New Jersey Senators, Rep. Sires Highlight Benefits of Senate Surface Transportation Bill for New Jersey
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