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Charlie Dent's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: Charles 'Charlie' W. Dent
Office: U.S. House (PA) - District 15, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 15
Primary May 20, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Pamela; 3 Children: Kathryn, William, Jack
Birth Date: 05/24/1960
Birth Place: Allentown, PA
Home City: Allentown, PA
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
Issue Position: Job Creation and Economic Growth
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Senator Barbara Boxer and Representative Bill Shuster - River Basin Commission Funding
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
April 26, 2013 Reducing Flight Delays Act of 2013
Aug. 31, 2012 Administration to Negotiate Tariffs Hurting Mack Trucks
Aug. 31, 2012 Administration to Negotiate Eliminating Tariffs Hurting Mack Trucks
June 29, 2012 Dent Votes for Bills to Create Jobs, Develop Infrastructure
May 2, 2012 Toomey and Dent Support Pennsylvania Manufacturing
April 18, 2012 Dent Votes for Infrastructure Development
March 9, 2012 Reading Eagle - U.S. Bill Could Jeopardize BARTA Financing
Dec. 7, 2011 Letter to President Obama
June 14, 2011 Letter to Ray LaHood, Secretary of the Department of Transportation - Revisions of Provisions Released by the Federal Highway Administration
June 1, 2011 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2012
Nov. 24, 2010 TSA Airport Screening
Oct. 27, 2010 Dent Commends Law Enforcement for Arrest of Farooque Ahmed
Jan. 27, 2010 Rep. Dent Advocates Fast Deployment Of Advanced Imaging For Airport Security
Jan. 21, 2010 Ranking Members Dent And Bilrakis Praise TSA's Decision To Release Document To Congress
Dec. 26, 2009 Rep. Dent Comments On Detroit Terrorist Attempt, Commends Everyday Citizens Who Foiled The Attack
Dec. 16, 2009 Rep. Dent To Compel TSA Cooperation On Review Of Compromised Security Documents
June 16, 2009 Hearing Of The House Committee On Homeland Security - The Chemical Facility Antiterrorism Act Of 2009
June 10, 2009 Hearing Of The Transportation Security And Infrastructure Protection Subcommittee Of The House Homeland Security Committee; Subject: The Fiscal Year 2010 Budget For the National Protection And Programs Directorate And The Transportation Security Administr
June 4, 2009 Transportation Security Administration Authorization Act
June 4, 2009 Rep. Dent Helps Pass TSA Authorization, Including Provision To Keep Terror Suspects Off Airplanes
Feb. 25, 2009 Hearing of the House of Homeland Security Committee - DHS: The Path Forward
Oct. 6, 2008 Congressman Dent Helps Launch Hydrogen Fueled Buses In the Lehigh Valley
Sept. 4, 2008 Rep. Dent Supports Bethlehem Intermodal, Strategy for Enhanced Public Transportation
Aug. 15, 2008 Congressman Dent's Statement on Mack Trucks
Dec. 6, 2007 Congressman Dent hosts regional officials for passenger rail discussion in Washington
Oct. 15, 2007 Congressman Dent and Local Partnerships Introduce National Teen Driver Safety Week
Sept. 20, 2007 Rep. Dent: Aviation Bill Brings Needed Upgrades to Air Traffic Control
Sept. 5, 2007 Supporting the Goals and Ideal of National Teen Driver Safety
July 27, 2007 Conference Report On H.R. 1, Implementing Recommendations Of The 9/11 Commission Act Of 2007
June 6, 2007 Announcing The Introduction Of A Resolution To Designate The Third Week Of October As "National Teen Driver Safety Week"
June 6, 2007 Rep. Dent Introduces Resolution To Help Combat Teen Driver Deaths
Oct. 13, 2006 Press Release - Congressman Dent hails signing of comprehensive port security law
Oct. 2, 2006 Press Release - Congressman Dent praises SAFE Port Act, which passes House overwhelmingly
April 18, 2006 Congressman Dent, Senator Santorum Deliver $10M for American Parkway Bridge in Allentown
June 27, 2005 Homeland Security
March 9, 2005 Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Transportation and Infrastructure
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Energy
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