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Gerry Connolly's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: Gerald 'Gerry' E. Connolly
Office: U.S. House (VA) - District 11, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 11
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 10, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Cathy; 1 Child: Caitlin
Birth Date: 03/30/1950
Birth Place: Boston, MA
Home City: Fairfax, VA
Date Title
Issue Position: Improving Transportation
July 9, 2014 Highway Trust Fund
July 2, 2014 Connolly Warns of Consequences for Virginia Commuters if Congress Fails to Replenish Highway Trust Fund
May 29, 2014 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
May 1, 2014 Bipartisan VA. Delegation Announces Final Approval
May 1, 2014 Virginia Delegation Announces Final Approval of TIFIA Funding for Rail to Dulles
April 30, 2014 Va. Officials Break Ground on Route 1 Widening Project to Relieve Fort Belvoir Congestion
April 24, 2014 Metro, MWAA Agreement Puts Silver Line on Course to Open in Summer
Feb. 21, 2014 Loan Commitment For Rail To Dulles Advances
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
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
July 30, 2013 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act
April 11, 2013 Negative Effects of Sequestration on Local Employers
March 13, 2013 Connolly Makes Case for FBI HQ Relocation to Northern Virginia
March 7, 2013 Blog: The Hill: Washington can learn a lot from Richmond
March 5, 2013 Connolly, Moran Introduce Bill to Study Metrorail Extension to Prince William County & Centreville Area
Feb. 26, 2013 Virginia Lawmakers Warn Budget Cuts Could Affect Airport Travel
Feb. 25, 2013 Virginia Lawmakers, Air Travel Organizations Call on Congress to Avoid Sequestration
June 27, 2012 Release: House Republicans Kill Connolly Amendment on Dangers of Distracted Driving
June 26, 2012 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
June 21, 2012 Motion to Instruct Conferees on H.R. 4348, Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012, Part II
June 8, 2012 The GOP's Orphans
May 24, 2012 Letter to Chairmen Boxer and Johnson, Vice Chairman Mica and Ranking Member Shelby, Surface Transportation Conference Committee
April 17, 2012 Washington Metro Area Delegation Meets with WMATA Board
March 29, 2012 Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012
March 29, 2012 Connolly Calls on House GOP to Scrap Band-Aid and Pass Bipartisan Senate Transportation Bill
March 6, 2012 Vote "No" on American Energy and Infrastructure JOBS Act
Feb. 14, 2012 Reject the American Energy and Infrastructure Jobs Act of 2012 JOBS ACT OF 2012
Dec. 16, 2011 Webb, Warner, Moran, Connolly Applaud Passage of Mark Center Parking Cap
Dec. 7, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Dec. 1, 2011 DoD Inspector General Releases Damning Report on BRAC #133
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. 28, 2011 Letter to Secretary Panetta, Department of Defense
Sept. 21, 2011 Falls Church News Press - Connolly in Sharp-Tongued Rebuke Of Job-Obstructing Ideologues
Sept. 13, 2011 Surface and Air Transportation Programs Extension Act of 2011
Sept. 13, 2011 Connolly Applauds Transportation & FAA Funding Passage in House
Aug. 18, 2011 Statement: September 11th Memorial Motorcade in NoVA Friday, Motorcycles will Create Traffic Challenges
Aug. 5, 2011 Connolly Applauds Apparent Funding Agreement
July 14, 2011 Letter to Honorable Leon E. Panetta
June 15, 2011 National Capital Region Congressional Delegation Meets with Metro Management for Safety Update
May 26, 2011 House Passes Bill with BRAC Transportation Reforms
May 6, 2011 Letter to Chairman Mica, Ranking Member Rahall, Chairman Duncan and Ranking Member DeFazio
April 14, 2011 Connolly Votes Yes On Short-Term Government Funding Bill
April 14, 2011 Moran, Webb, Warner, Connolly Show Record of Success in Efforts to Reduce Impact of BRAC Moves
March 31, 2011 Congresswoman Edwards' and Washington Area Metro Region Members Reintroduce the National Metro Safety Act of 2011
March 15, 2011 Rep. Carney Praises USDOT Decision Regarding Northeast Rail Funding
March 4, 2011 Letter to the Ray LaHood, Secretary, US Department of Transportation - Re-Program High-Speed Rail from Florida to Northeast Corridor
March 1, 2011 The Time to Govern is Now
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