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Ed Markey's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Office: U.S. Senate (MA) - Jr, Democratic
Date Title
Oct. 4, 2017 Senator Markey Aviation Safety and Security Amendments Included in Senate TSA Modernization Legislation
Oct. 4, 2017 Markey Pro-Safety, Privacy, and Cybersecurity Amendments Included in Senate Autonomous Vehicle Legislation
Sept. 21, 2017 Letter to the Honorable Mick Mulvaney, Director of Office of Management and Budget Director - Taxpayer Funded Travel for Executive Branch Officials
Sept. 20, 2017 New Blumenthal and Markey-Requested GAO Report Highlights Need to Ground Exorbitant Airline Fees
Sept. 20, 2017 New Markey & Blumenthal-Requested GAO Report Highlights Need to Ground Exorbitant Airline Fees
Sept. 11, 2017 On Anniversary of 9/11 Terrorist Attack, Senator Markey and Reps. Joyce and Lipinski Introduce Bipartisan, Bicameral Legislation to Ban Small Knives on Planes
Sept. 6, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Elaine Chao, Department of Transportation - DOT Investigate Skyrocketing Airline Prices for Evacuees
July 28, 2017 Schakowsky, Blumenthal & Markey Introduce Bicameral Legislation to Require Used Car Dealers Repair Safety Defects, Recalls Before Selling
July 24, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Ajit Pai, Chairman of Federal Communications Commission - InMotion Wireless Proposal
July 11, 2017 Letter to the Honorable Elaine L. Chao, Secretary of US Department of Transportation, and Mr Jack Danielson, Acting Deputy Administrator of National Highway Traffic Safety Administration - Transparency on Airbag and Vehicle Safety
June 29, 2017 Markey Pro-consumer Amendment to Combat Unfair Airline Change and Cancellation Fees Included in Senate FAA Reauthorization Bill
June 28, 2017 Senators Markey and Alexander Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Ban Cell Phone Calls on Airplanes
June 26, 2017 Markey, Blumenthal Introduce Airline Passengers' Bill of Rights
June 21, 2017 Letter to Mr. Howard McMillan, Executive Director, U.S. Dept. of Transportation - Request for Federal Risk Assessment of Weymouth Compressor Station
June 5, 2017 Senator Markey Slams Trump Admin. Plans to Privatize Air Traffic Control
May 31, 2017 Letter to the Hon. John Kelly, Secretary of Homeland Security - Impact of Airline Baggage Fees on Aviation Security
May 22, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Elaine Chao and the Hon. Mick Mulvaney, Secretary of Transportation and Director of the Hoffice of Management and Budget - Denouncing Trump Administration's Threat to Cancel Funding for Shovel-Ready Public Transit Projects
May 4, 2017 As Summer Vacation Season Arrives, Senators Markey and Blumenthal Introduce Legislation to Ground Rising Airline Fees
April 27, 2017 Letter to the Honorable Thad Cochran and the Honorable Patrick Leahy, Chairman and Vice Chairman of Senate Appropriations Committee, andthe Honorable Susan Collins, Chairwoman, and the Honorable Jack Reed, Ranking Member of Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies - Northeast Corridor Grants Program
April 26, 2017 Blumenthal & Himes Introduce Bicameral Legislation to Strengthen Cruise Passenger Safety Laws
April 11, 2017 Letter to Oscar Munoz, CEO of United Airlines - United's Boarding Policy
April 10, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Susan Collins, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies, and the Hon. Jack Reed, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies - Call for Continued Investment in Public Transportation
April 7, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Susan M. Collins, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies, and the Hon. Jack Reed, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies - In support of Strong Investments in TIGER Program in Fiscal Year 2018
April 6, 2017 Letter to the Honorable Susan Collins, Chairwoman, and the Honorable Jack Reed, Ranking Member of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies - Funding for Northeast Corridor Programs for Fiscal Year 2018
March 16, 2017 Letter to the President - Urging the Administration to Reject Changes to the Renewable Fuel Standard That Would Upend Stability and Predictability for Small Businesses, Rural Communities
March 9, 2017 Reps. Cohen and Kinzinger, Senators Blumenthal, Schumer, Markey, Menendez and Feinstein Introduce Bipartisan, Bicameral SEAT Act
Jan. 12, 2017 Blumenthal, Markey Statement on Fiat Chrysler Emissions Cheat Allegations
Dec. 16, 2016 Blumenthal & Markey Slam Anti-Consumer & Anti-Safety FTC Settlements Allowing Used Car Dealers to Advertise Cars with Unrepaired Recalls as 'Safe'
Dec. 16, 2016 Blumenthal & Markey Slam Anti-Consumer & Anti-Safety FTC Settlements Allowing Used Car Dealers to Advertise Cars with Unrepaired Recalls as 'Safe'
Dec. 9, 2016 Markey, Blumenthal Call for Ban on Voice Communications on Mobile Devices During Flight
Dec. 6, 2016 Markey, Blumenthal Respond to Autonation Decision to Resume Sales of "Deadly" Cars Under Recall
Dec. 6, 2016 Blumenthal & Markey Respond to Autonation Decision to Resume Sales of "Deadly" Cars Under Recall
Nov. 23, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Mark R. Rosekind, PhD, Administrator of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration - Call to Amend Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards
Nov. 23, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Mark R. Rosekind, Ph. D., Administrator of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration - Amend Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards to Better Protect Back-Seat Passengers
Nov. 21, 2016 Letter to Robin Hayes, President and CEO of JetBlue - Request that JetBlue Retrofit Their Pre-2014 Airbus A320 Series Aircraft with Vortex Generators to Reduce Noise
Nov. 16, 2016 Letter to the Honorable MIchael Huerta, Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration - Call on the FAA to Establish Cybersecurity Protections for Aircraft
Oct. 31, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Loretta Lynch, U.S. Attorney General of the Department of Justice and Michael Huerta, Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration - Regarding the Lack of Standards and Support Provided to Airline Personnel in Addressing and Responding to Incidents of Sexual Harassment and Assault
Oct. 25, 2016 Blumenthal, Markey Welcome Judge's Approval of VW Settlement
Oct. 24, 2016 Markey, Blumenthal on New Transportation Dept. Auto Cybersecurity Guidance: It's A Take-Home Exam for Failing Students
Oct. 19, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Michael Huerta, Administrator, Federal Aviation Administration - Increase Community Participation in Process to Address Airplane Noise
Oct. 18, 2016 Blumenthal, Markey on DOT Airline Announcement: New Efforts Welcome, But Much More Must Actually Take Flight
Oct. 3, 2016 U.S. Secretary of Transportation Visits Lowell
Oct. 3, 2016 Markey and Blumenthal: Potential Takata Restructuring Could Undermine NHTSA Consent Degree, Endanger Driving Public
Aug. 31, 2016 Blumenthal & Markey Call for Federal Investigation of Takata Truck Explosion
Aug. 24, 2016 Markey and Blumenthal Statement on New Data That Reveals Airline-caused Factors Biggest Cause of Flight Delays
Aug. 23, 2016 Markey, Blumenthal & Warren Call On Administration To Promote Airline Competition, Act On Executive Order
Aug. 23, 2016 Blumenthal, Markey, & Warren Call on Administration to Promote Airline Competition, Act on Executive Order
July 26, 2016 Letter to Toshikai Mikoshiba, President and CEO of Honda North America - Blumenthal & Markey Call on Honda to Immediately Issue "Do Not Drive" Order for Vehicles with These Air Bags
July 25, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Anthony Foxx, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation - Menendez, Booker, Sires, Watson Coleman Urge USDOT to Change Rule on Performance Measures for Congestion Relief
June 28, 2016 Markey, Blumenthal Applaud Partial VW Settlement in Emissions Cheating Scandal
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