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May 26, 2016 Ahead of Memorial Day Weekend, Committee Introduces Bill to Reduce Airport Wait Times Rep. John Katko Washington, DC
May 26, 2016 Hearing of the Transportation Security Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee - Opening Statement of Rep. Katko, Hearing on "Long Lines, Short Patience: Local Perspectives" Rep. John Katko Washington, DC
May 17, 2016 Hearing of the Transportation Security Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee - Opening Statement of Rep. Katko, Hearing on Flying Blind: What are the risks of resuming U.S. commercial air service to Cuba? Rep. John Katko Washington, DC
May 4, 2016 Schumer: Restrictive Canadian Trade Rules Could Threaten Upstate Dairy Industry Sen. Charles Schumer Hudson Falls, NY
May 4, 2016 Schumer: Restrictive Canadian Trade Rules Could Threaten Upstate Dairy Industry Sen. Charles Schumer Hudson Falls, NY
April 21, 2016 After Schumer's Urging, Drone Geo-Fencing Proposal Passes the Senate Sen. Charles Schumer Unknown
April 19, 2016 Schumer Announces, Following His Push, Bill That Includes Five-Year Extension Of Nuair Test Site Designation At Griffiss Airport Has Passed The Senate Sen. Charles Schumer Unknown
April 19, 2016 Reed Backs FAA Bill to Strengthen Airport Security & Keep TF Green Modernization on Schedule Sen. Charles Schumer Washington, DC
April 15, 2016 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce, Following Their Push, Ogdensburg International Airport To Receive More Than $11 Million In Fed Funding To Complete Airport Expansion & Begin Low-Fare Service With Allegiant Air Sen. Charles Schumer Unknown
April 15, 2016 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce, Following Their Push, Ogdensburg International Airport To Receive More Than $11 Million In Fed Funding To Complete Airport Expansion & Begin Low-Fare Service With Allegiant Air Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand Unknown
April 7, 2016 Schumer: Airline Amendment to Allow More Legroom & Expand Seat Size Defeated; Schumer Vows to Keep Trying Sen. Charles Schumer Washington, DC
April 6, 2016 In Wake Of Recent Terror Attacks At Brussels Airport, Schumer Announces Major Push To Pass Critical Legislation That Will Strengthen Security at Airports Across Upstate New York Sen. Charles Schumer Unknown
March 23, 2016 Letter to the Honorable John Carter, Chairman of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Homeland Security and the Honorable Lucille Roybal-Allard, Ranking Member of the Appropriatoins Subcommittee on Homeland Security - Transit Security Grant Program Funding Rep. Yvette Clarke Washington, DC
March 23, 2016 Letter to the Honorable John Carter, Chairman of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Homeland Security and the Honorable Lucille Roybal-Allard, Ranking Member of the Appropriatoins Subcommittee on Homeland Security - Transit Security Grant Program Funding Rep. Eliot Engel Washington, DC
March 23, 2016 Letter to the Honorable John Carter, Chairman of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Homeland Security and the Honorable Lucille Roybal-Allard, Ranking Member of the Appropriatoins Subcommittee on Homeland Security - Transit Security Grant Program Funding Rep. Carolyn Maloney Washington, DC
March 23, 2016 Letter to the Honorable John Carter, Chairman of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Homeland Security and the Honorable Lucille Roybal-Allard, Ranking Member of the Appropriatoins Subcommittee on Homeland Security - Transit Security Grant Program Funding Rep. Sean Maloney Washington, DC
March 23, 2016 Letter to the Honorable John Carter, Chairman of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Homeland Security and the Honorable Lucille Roybal-Allard, Ranking Member of the Appropriatoins Subcommittee on Homeland Security - Transit Security Grant Program Funding Rep. Jerrold Nadler Washington, DC
March 23, 2016 Letter to the Honorable John Carter, Chairman of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Homeland Security and the Honorable Lucille Roybal-Allard, Ranking Member of the Appropriatoins Subcommittee on Homeland Security - Transit Security Grant Program Funding Rep. Charles Rangel Washington, DC
March 23, 2016 Letter to the Honorable John Carter, Chairman of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Homeland Security and the Honorable Lucille Roybal-Allard, Ranking Member of the Appropriatoins Subcommittee on Homeland Security - Transit Security Grant Program Funding Rep. Joseph Crowley Washington, DC
March 23, 2016 Letter to the Honorable John Carter, Chairman of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Homeland Security and the Honorable Lucille Roybal-Allard, Ranking Member of the Appropriatoins Subcommittee on Homeland Security - Transit Security Grant Program Funding Rep. Kathleen Rice Washington, DC
March 17, 2016 Letter to- The Honorable Mario Diaz-Balart, Chariman and The Honorable David Price, Ranking Member, House Transportation and Housing and Urban Development Subcommittee-TIGER Grants Rep. Hakeem Jeffries Washington, DC
March 17, 2016 Letter to- The Honorable Mario Diaz-Balart, Chariman and The Honorable David Price, Ranking Member, House Transportation and Housing and Urban Development Subcommittee-TIGER Grants Rep. Louise Slaughter Washington, DC
March 17, 2016 Letter to- The Honorable Mario Diaz-Balart, Chariman and The Honorable David Price, Ranking Member, House Transportation and Housing and Urban Development Subcommittee-TIGER Grants Rep. Kathleen Rice Washington, DC
March 17, 2016 Letter to- The Honorable Mario Diaz-Balart, Chariman and The Honorable David Price, Ranking Member, House Transportation and Housing and Urban Development Subcommittee-TIGER Grants Rep. Sean Maloney Washington, DC
March 17, 2016 Letter to- The Honorable Mario Diaz-Balart, Chariman and The Honorable David Price, Ranking Member, House Transportation and Housing and Urban Development Subcommittee-TIGER Grants Rep. Jerrold Nadler Washington, DC
March 17, 2016 Letter to- The Honorable Mario Diaz-Balart, Chariman and The Honorable David Price, Ranking Member, House Transportation and Housing and Urban Development Subcommittee-TIGER Grants Rep. Charles Rangel Washington, DC
March 17, 2016 Letter to- The Honorable Mario Diaz-Balart, Chariman and The Honorable David Price, Ranking Member, House Transportation and Housing and Urban Development Subcommittee-TIGER Grants Rep. Eliot Engel Washington, DC
March 17, 2016 Letter to- The Honorable Mario Diaz-Balart, Chariman and The Honorable David Price, Ranking Member, House Transportation and Housing and Urban Development Subcommittee-TIGER Grants Rep. Brian Higgins Washington, DC
March 17, 2016 Letter to- The Honorable Mario Diaz-Balart, Chariman and The Honorable David Price, Ranking Member, House Transportation and Housing and Urban Development Subcommittee-TIGER Grants Rep. Gregory Meeks Washington, DC
March 17, 2016 Letter to- The Honorable Mario Diaz-Balart, Chariman and The Honorable David Price, Ranking Member, House Transportation and Housing and Urban Development Subcommittee-TIGER Grants Rep. Joseph Crowley Washington, DC
March 17, 2016 Letter to- The Honorable Mario Diaz-Balart, Chariman and The Honorable David Price, Ranking Member, House Transportation and Housing and Urban Development Subcommittee-TIGER Grants Rep. Nydia Velázquez Washington, DC
March 8, 2016 Higgins & Dyster Call on Feds to Expedite Robert Moses Parkway North Project Rep. Brian Higgins Washington, DC
March 7, 2016 Shrinking Airline Seats a Threat to Passenger Health and Safety; Blumenthal to Seek Action to Require Minimum Standard Sen. Charles Schumer Hartford, CT
March 2, 2016 Higgins Discusses Details of 8th Round of TIGER Grant Competition Rep. Brian Higgins Washington, DC
March 2, 2016 Hearing of the Transportation Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee - Opening Statement of Rep. Rice, Hearing on "The Transportation Security Administration's FY2017 Budget Request" Rep. Kathleen Rice Washington, DC
March 1, 2016 Letter to John Thune, Chairman of the Senate Commerce Committee, and William Nelson, Ranking Member of the Senate Commerce Committee -Nuair Test Site Expiration Date Sen. Charles Schumer Unknown
Feb. 25, 2016 Schumer Successfully Secured $2.3 Million Army Corps Needed to Fully Dredge Harbor Sen. Charles Schumer Unknown
Feb. 25, 2016 Reed to Governor: Use Federal Highway Funds for 219 Rep. Thomas Reed Unknown
Feb. 15, 2016 Schumer Reveals: With Road Safety Audit Now Complete, Senator Launches Major Push To Get New Federal Funds To Ithaca Commons To Implement Recommendations Sen. Charles Schumer Ithaca, NY
Feb. 10, 2016 Congressman Nadler Statement Blasting Air Traffic Control Privatization Scheme Rep. Jerrold Nadler Washington, DC
Feb. 3, 2016 Higgins, Collins, Slaughter & Reed Press Transportation Committee Leadership to Hold Firm on Flight Safety Rep. Brian Higgins Washington, DC
Feb. 3, 2016 Higgins, Collins, Slaughter & Reed Press Transportation Committee Leadership to Hold Firm on Flight Safety Rep. Chris Collins Washington, DC
Feb. 3, 2016 Higgins, Collins, Slaughter & Reed Press Transportation Committee Leadership to Hold Firm on Flight Safety Rep. Louise Slaughter Washington, DC
Feb. 2, 2016 Schumer, Gillibrand, Higgins, Collins, Slaughter, Reed will Join Families of Flight 3407 to Launch Push to Protect 3407-Inspired Aviation Safety Regulations as Part of Upcoming FAA Reauthorization - Rules Families Fought Hard for are at Risk of being Rolled Back in Coming Months Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand Washington D.C.
Feb. 2, 2016 Schumer, Gillibrand, Higgins, Collins, Slaughter, Reed Will Join Families Of Flight 3407 To Launch Push To Protect 3407-Inspired Aviation Safety Regulations As Part Of Upcoming FAA Reauthorization Sen. Charles Schumer Washington, DC
Jan. 22, 2016 Higgins Announces Support for NFTA Rail Extension Through DL&W Rep. Brian Higgins Washington, DC
Jan. 20, 2016 Lowey Applauds Dramatic Increase in Federal Enforcement of Rail Safety Rules Concerning Hazardous Materials Rep. Nita Lowey Washington, DC
Jan. 12, 2016 Letter to Therese McMillan, Acting Administratot of the Federal Transit Administrator - On Providing Infrastructure Upgrades Sen. Charles Schumer Unknown
Jan. 7, 2016 Hearing of the Transportation Security Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee - Opening Statement of Rep. Rice, Hearing on Transportation Security Acquisition Reform Act: Examining Remaining Challenges Rep. Kathleen Rice Washington, DC
Jan. 7, 2016 Legislation Introduced by Reps. Katko, Zeldin to Enhance Counterterrorism Efforts Overseas Advances in House Rep. John Katko Washington, D.C.
Jan. 7, 2016 Hearing of the Transportation Security Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee - Opening Statement of Rep. Katko, Hearing on Transportation Security Acquisition Reform Act: Examining Remaining Challenges Rep. John Katko Washington, DC
Jan. 6, 2016 Schumer: Broome County Buses Are Severely Outdated & In Constant Need Of Servicing; New Federal Bus Program Included In Recently Passed Transportation Bill Will Help Transit Authorities In Bus-Dependent Counties, Like Broome County'S B.C. Transit, Purchase New & Reliable Buses; Senator Vows To Fight Tooth & Nail To Secure Fed Funding For Broome County & Other Upstate NY Communities Sen. Charles Schumer Unknown
Jan. 6, 2016 Higgins Pushes Back on Department of Energy Attempts to Move Forward with Nuclear Waste Transport Without Proper Review Rep. Brian Higgins Unknown
Dec. 18, 2015 Lowey Touts Lower Hudson Valley and New York Funding Priorities in Year-End Government Spending Bill Rep. Nita Lowey New York, NY
Dec. 14, 2015 Rep. Zeldin's Safe Bridges Act Now Law Rep. Lee Zeldin Washington, DC
Dec. 11, 2015 Katko Launches Investigation Into Terror Watchlists Rep. John Katko Washington, D.C.
Dec. 10, 2015 Schumer: Jetblue Flights From Albany International Are Now Departing; Non-Stop Service To Ft. Lauderdale & Orlando Begins Today; Senator Fought To Bring Jetblue Affordable Air Service & Flights To Albany Sen. Charles Schumer Unknown
Dec. 8, 2015 Hearing of the Transportation Security Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee - Opening Statement of Rep. Rice, Hearing on "Examining TSA's Global Efforts to Protect the Homeland from Aviation Threats and Enhance Security at Last Point of Departure Airports" Rep. Kathleen Rice Washington, DC
Dec. 7, 2015 Schumer, Booker, Amtrak Chair Announce Breakthroughs Achieved In Just-Passed Transpo Bill That Provides Clear Path To Federal Funding For Gateway Tunnel; New Law Puts Gateway On Track For Billions Of Much-Needed, Additional Federal Dollars Sen. Charles Schumer Washington, DC
Dec. 7, 2015 Meng Transportation Measures Become Law Rep. Grace Meng Washington, DC
Dec. 4, 2015 Reed Champions Funding for Local Public Transportation Rep. Thomas Reed Washington, DC
Dec. 4, 2015 Reed Champions Funding for Roads; Creates Funding Opportunity for Rural Roads, Route 219 Rep. Thomas Reed Unknown
Dec. 4, 2015 Following Years Of Work, Schumer Secures Major Victories For New York In Just-Passed 5-Year Transportation Bill Sen. Charles Schumer Washington, DC
Dec. 4, 2015 Gillibrand Announces, After Her Push, New Measure to Give States the Authority to Use More Federal Funds on Local Bridge Improvement Projects was Passed by Congress Last Night, Will Head to President's Desk to Become Law Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand Washington D.C.
Dec. 3, 2015 Rangel Votes for Five-Year Highway Reauthorization Rep. Charles Rangel Washington, DC
Dec. 3, 2015 House Passes Long-term, Fully Funded Highway Bill With Katko Support Rep. John Katko Washington, D.C.
Dec. 3, 2015 Conference Report on H.R. 22, Surface Transportation Reauthorization and Reform Act of 2015 Rep. Jerrold Nadler Washington, DC
Dec. 3, 2015 House Passes Highway Legislation Aimed at Improving Nation's Infrastructure Rep. Chris Collins Unknown
Dec. 2, 2015 North American Energy Security and Infrastructure Act of 2015 Rep. Nita Lowey Washington, DC
Dec. 2, 2015 Schumer Announces, After His Push, Senate & House Leaders Have Agreed To Restore Critical Transit Program Funding In Transportation Bill & Legislation Will Even Increase Program By Millions Of Dollars--A Win-Win For New York Commuters; Schumer Successfully Fought A Provision That Would Have Eliminated Program Funding & Cost NYC/LI Transit Agencies More Than $75 Million Per Year Sen. Charles Schumer Washington, DC
Dec. 1, 2015 Schumer, Katko Announce, Following Their Push, Senate & House Leaders Have Agreed To Restore Critical 5340 Transit Program Funding -- Schumer & Katko Successfully Fought A Provision That Would Have Slashed Program Funding & Costupstate & Downstate Transit Agencies Nearly $100M Per Year Sen. Charles Schumer Washington, DC
Dec. 1, 2015 Hanna Leads Successful Effort to Save Transit Funding in Highway Bill Rep. Richard Hanna Washington, DC
Dec. 1, 2015 Schumer, Katko Announce, Following Their Push, Senate & House Leaders Have Agreed To Restore Critical 5340 Transit Program Funding -- Schumer & Katko Successfully Fought A Provision That Would Have Slashed Program Funding & Costupstate & Downstate Transit Agencies Nearly $100M Per Year Rep. John Katko Washington, DC
Dec. 1, 2015 As Schumer Completes 17Th Annual 62-County Tour In Rensselaer County, Senator Will Push For Critical Fire Grant Program That Is Dangerously Low & Helps Capital Region & All Of Upstate Ny; Will Allow Local Fire Departments To Purchase New Equipment & Train New Firefighters Sen. Charles Schumer Washington, DC
Nov. 30, 2015 Katko Provides Update on Highway Bill Conference, Centro Funding Rep. John Katko Syracuse, NY
Nov. 30, 2015 Schumer Makes Final Push To Restore Critical Transit Program That Could Cost Centro Millions -- Potentially Forcing Them To Reduce Services And Raise Rates; Cuts Will Be Devastating For Centro & Upstate New York Transit Systems Sen. Charles Schumer Washington, DC
Nov. 25, 2015 Letter to Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House - Increasing Transportation Funding Rep. Joseph Crowley Washington, DC
Nov. 25, 2015 Letter to Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House - Increasing Transportation Funding Rep. Brian Higgins Washington, DC
Nov. 25, 2015 Letter to Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House - Increasing Transportation Funding Rep. Grace Meng Washington, DC
Nov. 25, 2015 Letter to Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House - Increasing Transportation Funding Rep. Kathleen Rice Washington, DC
Nov. 25, 2015 Letter to Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House - Increasing Transportation Funding Rep. Yvette Clarke Washington, DC
Nov. 25, 2015 Letter to Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House - Increasing Transportation Funding Rep. Gregory Meeks Washington, DC
Nov. 24, 2015 Schumer to FDA: Ban Long-Range Green Lasers Before -- Not After -- A Plane Crashes Sen. Charles Schumer Unknown
Nov. 19, 2015 Schumer Announces Senate Successfully Struck Provision in the T-HUD Appropriations Bill That Would Have Allowed Oversized Trucks On Major NYS Roadways Sen. Charles Schumer Unknown
Nov. 18, 2015 Letter to the Honorable Conference Committee - Regarding Transportation Funding Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand Washington D.C.
Nov. 17, 2015 Hearing of the Transportation Security Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee - Opening Statement of Rep. Rice, Hearing on "Assessing TSA's Management and Implementation of the Screening Partnership Program" Rep. Kathleen Rice Washington, DC
Nov. 16, 2015 Schumer To Feds: Ancient Hudson River Charts Leave Ship Captains Rudderless Sen. Charles Schumer Unknown
Nov. 13, 2015 Letter to Senate Committee Chairs and Ranking Members James Inhofe, John Thune, Richard Shelby, Orrin Hatch, Barbara Boxer. Bill Nelson, Sherrod Brown, and Ron Wyden - Save Essential Funding for the Most Densely Travelled Region in the Country Sen. Charles Schumer Washington, DC
Nov. 13, 2015 Letter to Senate Committee Chairs and Ranking Members James Inhofe, John Thune, Richard Shelby, Orrin Hatch, Barbara Boxer. Bill Nelson, Sherrod Brown, and Ron Wyden - Save Essential Funding for the Most Densely Travelled Region in the Country Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand Washington, DC
Nov. 12, 2015 Governors, Senators Announce Agreement That Paves The Way For Gateway Tunnel Project To Proceed Full Steam Ahead Sen. Charles Schumer Unknown
Nov. 11, 2015 Reps. Slaughter, Hanna Lead Bipartisan, National Effort to Restore Transit Funding in Highway Bill Rep. Louise Slaughter Washington, DC
Nov. 9, 2015 Schumer Vows To Fight Tooth & Nail To Restore Funding Cuts Sen. Charles Schumer Unknown
Nov. 6, 2015 House Passes Mutli-year Highway Bill With Katko Support Rep. John Katko Washington, D.C.
Nov. 5, 2015 Meng Transportation Legislation Passed by House Rep. Grace Meng Washington, DC
Nov. 5, 2015 Congressman Nadler Named to Surface Transportation Reauthorization and Reform Act Conference Committee Rep. Jerrold Nadler Washington, DC
Nov. 5, 2015 Rep. Ruben Gallego Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Compel FAA to Reconsider Flight Routes and Address Flight Noise Problems Rep. Joseph Crowley Washington, D.C.
Nov. 5, 2015 Rep. Ruben Gallego Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Compel FAA to Reconsider Flight Routes and Address Flight Noise Problems Rep. Steve Israel Washington, D.C.
Nov. 5, 2015 https://chriscollins.house.gov/media-center/press-releases/congressman-collins-applauds-legislation-funding-our-nations Rep. Chris Collins Washington, DC
Nov. 5, 2015 Hire more Heroes Act of 2015 Rep. Jerrold Nadler Washington, DC
Nov. 5, 2015 House of Representatives Passes Six Year Highway Bill; Legislation Includes Rep. Zeldin's Safe Bridges Act Rep. Lee Zeldin Washington, DC
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