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Allyson Schwartz's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: Allyson Y. Schwartz
Office: U.S. House (PA) - District 13, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: David; 2 Children: Daniel, Jordan
Birth Date: 10/03/1948
Birth Place: Queens, NY
Home City: Philadelphia, PA
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
June 26, 2014 Letter to David Camp, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee - Hearing on Highway Funding
June 10, 2014 Schwartz Statement on the Republican Legislation to Slash Critical Transportation Funding
Jan. 31, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Tier 3 Standards
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to David Camp, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee - Hearings on Funding Options for the Federal Highway Trust Fund
Dec. 12, 2013 Letter to Michael Huerta, Federal Aviation Administration - Urging FAA to Not Allow Cell Phone Calls in Flight
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairmans of the Federal Communications Commission - DeFazio Sponsors Bill to Ban Cell Phone Conversations on Planes
Dec. 6, 2013 Letter to John Boehner and Nancy Pelosi - Bipartisan Letter Urging Extension of Tax Benefit for Pennsylvania Commuters
Dec. 6, 2013 Newsletter - Keeping the Communter Transit Benefit on Track
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Senator Barbara Boxer and Representative Bill Shuster - River Basin Commission Funding
July 1, 2013 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Innovation on infrastructure: A Bipartisan Effort is Underway to Finance Vital Transportation Projects
June 28, 2013 Whitfield, Bipartisan Coalition Introduces Plan to Provide for Transportation Infrastructure
June 27, 2013 Scwartz, Bipartisan Coalition Introduce Plan to Finance Transportation Infrastructure Projects
June 27, 2013 Bipartisan Legislation Would Provide $50 billion for Transportation Infrastructure
March 21, 2013 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes
June 19, 2012 Casey and Schwartz Announce $12.8 Million for Infrastructure Improvements in SEPA
Dec. 7, 2011 Letter to President Obama
May 6, 2011 Letter to Chairman Mica, Ranking Member Rahall, Chairman Duncan and Ranking Member DeFazio
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 4, 2010 Schwartz Supports Legislation To Grow Economy And Create Jobs
Feb. 24, 2010 Philadelphia Transportation Grant Will Create Jobs
June 11, 2008 House Passes Major Plan to Strengthen Amtrak
March 2, 2006 The President's 2007 Budget
March 2, 2006 New Information Emerges Concerning UAE and al Qaeda:
March 2, 2006 Representative Schwartz Denounces Deep Cuts in Homeland Security Spending
Dec. 15, 2005 U.S. Representative Schwartz Calls on Transportation Security Administration to Answer Critical Questions Concerning VIPER Program
Sept. 15, 2005 Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2005
Aug. 11, 2005 Schwartz E-Newsletter
March 9, 2005 Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Pennsylvania Specific Issues
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