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Niki Tsongas' Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: Nicola 'Niki' S. Tsongas
Office: U.S. House (MA) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 10/16/2007
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Widowed; 3 Children: Ashley, Katina, Molly
Birth Date: 04/26/1946
Birth Place: Chico, CA
Home City: Lowell, MA
Date Title
July 1, 2014 Lowell Sun - Traffic-Clogged Methuen Rotary to get $66 Million Makeover
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to Administrator Michael P. Huerta, Federal Aviation Administration - Protect Air Control Towers from Closure
Oct. 29, 2013 Letter to Administrator John Pistole, Transportation Security Administration - Changes to Guarding of Airport Exit Lanes
June 3, 2013 Eagle Tribune - Enough Delays, Sequestration Needs to be Grounded
April 26, 2013 Tsongas Votes to Stop Air Traffic Controller Furloughs, Urges Broader Solution to Sequester
March 21, 2013 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes
March 20, 2013 Letter to Michael P. Huerta Administrator Federal Aviation Administration - Airport Control Tower
June 29, 2012 Tsongas Statement on House Voting to Keep Student Loan Interest Rates Low; Highway Projects Funded
Oct. 26, 2011 Tsongas Statement on the Retirement of Massachusetts First District Representative John Olver
Oct. 21, 2011 Why We Need the American Jobs Act
Aug. 30, 2011 Federal Funding to Enable Purchase of Fuel Efficient Bus for LRTA
Aug. 12, 2011 Tsongas pushes for creation of direct hires job program Says Congress should come back into session
May 9, 2011 Massachusetts to Benefit from $845 Million in Rejected Florida Rail Funding
May 6, 2011 Letter to Chairman Mica, Ranking Member Rahall, Chairman Duncan and Ranking Member DeFazio
Dec. 9, 2010 Congressman McGovern Joins Colleagues to Announce $2.9 Million for High Speed Rail in Massachusetts
Aug. 6, 2010 Letter to Secretary LaHood and Administrator Szabo
April 15, 2010 Tsongas Introduces "lt Warrior' Act To Improve Body Armor For Service Members
May 21, 2009 Tsongas Introduces Legislation to Improve Body Armor for Service Members
April 11, 2008 Congresswoman Tsongas Responds to District Needs; Releases Federal Funding Requests for Projects in the Fifth District
Jan. 22, 2008 Establishing National Tunnel Inspection Standards
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