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Barbara Lee's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: Barbara J. Lee
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 13, Democratic
First Elected: 04/07/1998
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 13
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: 2 Children: Craig, Tony
Birth Date: 07/16/1946
Birth Place: El Paso, TX
Home City: Oakland, CA
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
May 20, 2014 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Hails Passage of Water Bill
March 31, 2014 Letter to Tom Latham, Chairman, and Ed Pastor, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee
Jan. 31, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Tier 3 Standards
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairmans of the Federal Communications Commission - DeFazio Sponsors Bill to Ban Cell Phone Conversations on Planes
April 26, 2013 Congresswoman Barbara Lee on FAA Sequester Fix Bill
Oct. 23, 2012 Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2013
July 19, 2012 Barbara Lee Announces Two Department of Transportation Grants Totaling $10.8 Million to Benefit East Bay Commuters
June 26, 2012 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act
June 19, 2012 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Announces $15 Million TIGER Grant Award for the Port of Oakland
April 19, 2012 Letter to Board of Directors, Bay Area Rapid Transit
March 13, 2012 Letter to Chairman Ryan and Ranking Member Van Hollen
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
Sept. 16, 2011 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Applauds Decision to Improve Outreach to Small and Disadvantaged Businesses for CA High Speed Rail Projects
Aug. 4, 2011 Congresswoman Barbara Lee on Agreement to Reopen the FAA
Aug. 4, 2011 Congressman Cardoza Urges Congressional Leadership to Reverse Cuts to California Transportation Projects
Aug. 3, 2011 Stark, CA Democratic Delegation Oppose Republican Proposal to Slash Transportation Funding
Aug. 3, 2011 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Urges Members in the House and Senate to End Shutdown of the FAA
June 28, 2011 Barbara Lee Calls on Department of State to Ensure Safety of American Passengers on Gaza-Bound U.S. Ship
Dec. 13, 2010 Reps. Higgins and Lee and Senators Schumer and Gillibrand Join With Flight 3407 Families to Call On Department of Transportation to Fully Enforce Aviation Safety Reforms
Feb. 23, 2010 Rebuild Main Street And Rescue Back Street
Dec. 11, 2009 Barbara Lee Supports Consolidated Appropriations Bill
Sept. 15, 2009 Barbara Lee Applauds New Fuel Economy Guidelines
July 23, 2009 Letter To Mr. Aikio Toyoda, President, Toyota Corporation
Feb. 26, 2009 Barbara Lee Comments on Allocation of Transportation Funding from Economic Recovery Package
Dec. 19, 2008 Congresswoman Lee Applauds Obama Selection Of Solis, LaHood For Administration Posts
Dec. 20, 2007 Barbara Lee Blasts Bush for Blocking CA's Car Emissions Rule
June 12, 2007 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2008
May 24, 2007 Barbara Lee's Statement on the Reopening of the MacArthur Maze
April 30, 2007 Barbara Lee Facilitating Federal Response To Freeway Collapse
June 7, 2006 House Approves Lee's Resolution on Passport Month
May 10, 2006 Security and Accountability for Every Port Act
May 3, 2006 Letter to Chair and Ranking Member of the Subcommittee for Transportation, Treasury, HUD and the Judiciary Committee on Appropriations
Nov. 21, 2005 Barbara Lee Gives East Bay Small Businesses a Seat at the Table for Federal Transportation Funds
Nov. 18, 2005 Barbara Lee Announces More Federal Funds For The Ed Roberts Campus
June 30, 2005 Transportation, Treasury, Housing and Urban Development, the Judiciary, the District of Columbia, and Independent Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
June 29, 2005 Transportation, Treasury, Housing and Urban Development, the Judiciary, the District of Columbia, and Independent Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
March 10, 2005 Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users
Sept. 22, 2004 Transportation, Treasury, and Independent Agencies Appropriations Act, 2005
Aug. 27, 2004 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Announces $6 Million Department of Transportation Grant for Oakland International Airport
July 15, 2004 Honoring Port of Oakland Executive Director Tay Yoshitani
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Environment
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Poverty
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