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Steve Israel's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: Steve J. Israel
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Marlene; 2 Children
Birth Date: 05/30/1958
Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY
Home City: Dix Hills, NY
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
March 27, 2014 Governor Cuomo Unveils $4.9 Billion Coordinated Transportation Resiliency Program
Jan. 27, 2014 Rep. Israel and Assemblywoman Rozic Call for Increased Bus Service to Douglaston
Nov. 14, 2013 After Calling for its Formation, Reps. Israel And Meng, Sens. Schumer and Gillibrand Commend Creation of Airplane Noise Community Roundtable
Sept. 17, 2013 Reps. Israel, Meng and Crowley Urge FAA to Continue Environmental Reviews for LaGuardia and JFK Flights
Sept. 4, 2013 Rep. Israel Demands Action to Extend Pre-Tax Commuter Benefits as End-of-Year Deadline Approaches
July 24, 2013 Schumer, Gillibrand, Meng and Israel Call on Port Authority to Establish Aiport Advisory Committee
July 16, 2013 Rep. Israel and Village of Old Brookville Mayor Ryba Cohost Meeting with Local Mayors to discuss Aviation Noise Issues with FAA
May 15, 2013 After Meeting with Reps. Israel and Meng, NYS Senator Avella and NYS Assemblyman Braunstein, FAA Agrees to Form Committee to Review Airplane Noise Issue
March 21, 2013 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes
July 23, 2012 Bishop, Schumer, Israel, Croci Give Tour of MacArthur Airport to Federal Aviation Administration Administrator, Making Case for $220 Million Air Traffic Control Center to be Built on Long Island
July 2, 2012 After Recent Wave of Fatal Crashes on Long Island, Rep. Israel Calls for New Action to Prevent Drunk Drivers from Getting Behind Wheel
June 19, 2012 Governor Cuomo and Mayor Bloomberg Applaud $10 Million Federal Grant to Support Hunts Point Produce Market
June 6, 2012 Bishop and Li Delegation Leading Fight to Keep Federal Aviation Jobs on Long Island
May 24, 2012 Rep. Israel Calls for Passage of Transportation Bill & Much-Needed Infrastructure Investment
Dec. 12, 2011 Rep. Israel Demands Action to Extend Pre-Tax Commuter Benefits as December Deadline Approaches
Aug. 4, 2011 Reps. Bishop and Israel Urge End to FAA Shutdown
March 21, 2011 Israel, Schumer Announce American Airpower Museum Saved from Demolition
July 29, 2010 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2011
July 31, 2009 Supplemental Appropriations, Fiscal Year 2009
July 31, 2009 Rep. Israel Statement On Cash For Clunkers
July 31, 2009 Blumenauer Introduces Bipartisan Bill To Maintain Nation's Orphan Highways
Nov. 25, 2008 Newsday - Rep. Israel Calls for Clear-Cut Airline Vouchers
Nov. 19, 2008 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript
April 24, 2008 Rep. Israel Announces Today's Slated House Passage of Boating Safety Provision Named for LI Girl Killed in Boating Accident
Nov. 6, 2007 Letter to Mary Peters, Secretary of Transportation, Re: Congestion Pricing
Oct. 19, 2007 Rep. Israel, Airline Pilots Association Address Major Vulnerability in Cockpit Security
Sept. 10, 2007 Alongside Lieneck Family, Rep. Israel to Announce "Brianna's Law," Legislation Named for LI Girl Killed in Boating Accident
July 24, 2007 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
June 13, 2006 Transportation, Treasury, Housing and Urban Development, the Judiciary, the District of Columbia and Independent Agencies Appropriations Act, 2007
July 8, 2005 Schumer, Israel: Long Island Rail Security Needs To Be Tightened - London Attacks Should Serve As Warning To Beef Up LIRR Security
May 18, 2005 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1817, Department of Homeland Security Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2006
July 21, 2004 Conference Report on H.R. 2443, Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2004
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