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Mike Honda's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: Michael 'Mike' M. Honda
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 17, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 17
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Widowed; 2 Children: Mark, Michelle
Birth Date: 06/27/1941
Birth Place: Walnut Creek, CA
Home City: San José, CA
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
April 1, 2014 Congressman Mike Honda Proposes Extending BART to "Just Outside DC"
Feb. 24, 2014 Silicon Valley Reps. Eshoo, Lofgren and Honda Announce $141 Million Grant for BART Berryessa Extension
Dec. 12, 2013 Letter to Michael Huerta, Federal Aviation Administration - Urging FAA to Not Allow Cell Phone Calls in Flight
Dec. 12, 2013 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Support For Rule Update Allowing Data Use on Airplanes, Opposition to In-Flight Voice Calls
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 Reducing Flight Delays Act of 2013
March 21, 2013 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes
July 19, 2012 Reps. Zoe Lofgren, Anna G. Eshoo and Mike Honda Announce $3.75 Million Grant Funding for Santa Clara County Valley Transportation Authority Bus Replacement
July 17, 2012 Reps. Zoe Lofgren and Mike Honda Announces Over $7 Million Funding for Construction Improvements at Mineta San Jose International Airport
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
June 23, 2011 Rep Honda Lauds U.S. Department of Transportation Announcement of $16 Million Grant for California's Rail Network
June 23, 2011 U.S. Department of Transportation, Eshoo Announce $16 Million Grant for California's Rail Network
May 6, 2011 Letter to Chairman Mica, Ranking Member Rahall, Chairman Duncan and Ranking Member DeFazio
Feb. 16, 2011 San Jose Mercury News - Republicans Push for Cutting Funds for New Rail Lines
July 23, 2009 Letter To Mr. Aikio Toyoda, President, Toyota Corporation
Sept. 27, 2007 Rep. Mike Honda and TSA Officials Discuss Sikh American Community's Airport Screening Concerns
Aug. 24, 2007 Letter to Mehdi Morshed, Executive Director, California High Speed Rail Authority
May 17, 2006 House Transportation Committee Introduces Bill Elevating FEMA to Independent, Cabinet-Level Status
March 13, 2006 115 House Members Sign Norwood Letter Seeking Airline Pension Help
Dec. 9, 2005 Honda Supports VTA Decision to Withdraw BART Project
July 29, 2005 Conference Report on H.R. 3, Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users
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
June 17, 2004 Department of the Interior and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2005
Feb. 11, 2004 Congressional Leaders Ask President Bush: How Will You Protect Passenger Privacy?
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Transportation - Surface Transportation
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Homeland Security
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: The Current State of Homeland Security
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Aviation Security
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Safe and Efficient Transportation
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Aviation
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Rail - California High Speed Rail
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Amtrak
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Surface Transportation
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: SAFETEA-LU
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: BART Extension to San Jose
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Highway Safety
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Transportation
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Proven Record of Accomplishment on Transportation
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Transportation - Aviation
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Safe and Efficient Transportation
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Transportation - Surface Transportation
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Transportation - Rail
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Transportation - Aviation
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Transportation
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Homeland Security
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Economic Growth
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Transportation
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