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Barack Obama II's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: Barack Hussein Obama II
Office: President, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Michelle; 2 Children: Malia, Sasha
Birth Date: 08/04/1961
Birth Place: Honolulu, HI
Home City: Chicago, IL
Religion: United Church of Christ
Date Title
Oct. 1, 2008 Statement of Senator Barack Obama on the Senate's Passage of Federal Railroad Safety Improvement Act
Sept. 24, 2008 Letter to Matthew K. Rose, CEO and President of BNSF, E. Hunter Harrison, CEO and President of Canadian National, and James R. Young, CEO and President of UP, Re: Commit to Improving Amtrak On-Time Performance
Sept. 16, 2008 Statement of Senator Barack Obama on the House Transportation Committee's Hearing on the Proposed DHL-UPS Deal
Sept. 10, 2008 Statement of Senator Barack Obama on the Senate's Passage of the National Highway Trust Fund Bill
Sept. 10, 2008 Statement of Senator Barack Obama on the Senate's Passage of the National Highway Trust Fund Bill
Sept. 9, 2008 Statement of Senator Barack Obama on the House Judiciary Committee Hearing on the Proposed DHL-UPS Deal
Aug. 31, 2008 The Cleveland Plain Dealer - Obama in Toledo: Rebuild Cities
Aug. 1, 2008 Senator Barack Obama Announces Emergency Economic Plan
June 20, 2008 Letter to The Honorable George W. Bush, The President of the United States
June 18, 2008 Letter to Robert Byrd and Thad Cochran, Chairman and Ranking Member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, Re: Supplemental Funding for Storm and Flood Damaged Areas
May 15, 2008 The Detroit News - Obama Pledges Help for Auto Industry
April 21, 2008 Letter to Mr. Richard Anderson, Chief Executive Officer, Delta Air Lines, Inc. and Mr. Doug Steenland, Chief Executive Officer, Northwest Airlines
April 18, 2008 Chicago Sun-Times - Obama Prods TSA on O'Hare Security Slip
Oct. 30, 2007 Democratic Presidential Candidate Forum
Oct. 19, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Kip Hawley, Adminstrator Transportation Security Administration
Sept. 24, 2007 Obama Statement on UAW Strike
July 6, 2007 The Hawk Eye - Obama Rides Wave to Mount Pleasant
May 8, 2007 Obama Bill Helps End Gridlock Over Increased Fuel Economy Standards
May 8, 2007 Chicago Sun-Times: Even In Detroit, Obama Isn't Muffled
May 1, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Patty Murray, Chairwoman, Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and The Honorable Christopher Bond, Ranking Member...
April 18, 2007 Obama, Inslee Introduce Bill to Help U.S. Automakers Produce Hybrids, Lower Health Care Costs
March 29, 2007 Obama, Durbin Push to Help 183rd
Oct. 24, 2006 Letter to E. Hunter Harrison, President and Chief Executive Officer, Canadian National Railway Company
Oct. 24, 2006 Durbin, Colleagues Say Canadian National Railway Must Honor Its Agreements with Amtrak
Sept. 20, 2006 Energy Independence: A Call for Leadership
Aug. 3, 2006 Pension Protection Act of 2006
June 7, 2006 Letter to President and CEO of American Honda Motor Company Mr. Koichi Kondo
June 1, 2006 Durbin, Obama Ask Congress to Fund Chicago Rail Modernization
April 11, 2006 Letter to The Honorable Christopher S. Bond Chairman Transportation, Treasury, the Judiciary, Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies and
March 17, 2006 Obama, Lugar Introduce The American Fuels Act to Reduce U.S. Dependence on Foreign Oil
March 16, 2006 Durbin Pushes to Save Amtrak
March 3, 2006 IL Congressional Coalition Demands Answers on FAA's Plan to Relocate 100 Workers from Des Plaines to Texas
Feb. 21, 2006 Obama Statement on Administration's Approval of Plan to Outsource U.S. Ports to United Arab Emirates
Nov. 10, 2005 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
July 29, 2005 Obama Says Energy Bill Helps Illinois by Doubling Ethanol Use, Investing in Clean Coal
July 29, 2005 Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users
June 29, 2005 Senate Energy Bill Contains Goodies for Illinois
June 28, 2005 Energy Policy Act of 2005
May 12, 2005 Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users
March 16, 2005 Congressional Budget for the United States Government for the Fiscal Year 2006
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