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Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure 11h
NEW: Amid Boeing MAX investigation, Chairs and weigh in on newly-released safety culture survey from FAA. Read their statements here⬇️
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Congressman Chuy García 19h
Public transit is a lifeline to millions of Americans, particularly communities of color. Read my op-ed with about why we need to provide resources for transit agencies in order to help our economy recover from .
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Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure 19h
The Act would invest in U.S. infrastructure, create millions of jobs, take bold action on the , & address disparities in urban, suburban, and rural communities across the country. The Senate must take up this important bill.
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Senate EPW Democrats Aug 6
Trump’s Executive Order 13927 calls for agencies to report the projects, activities and decisions they will try to fast-track, undermining . 54 members, led by and , are asking CEQ to release those reports. Read more:
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Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Aug 6
ICYMI: passed the House with *checks notes* bipartisan and unanimous support! Read more about how this important legislation is working . ⬇️
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Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Aug 5
ICYMI: With the Trump admin refusing to mandate masks on airplanes, Chairs and introduced the . Read more about how this legislation would help prevent the spread of in air travel ⬇️
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Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Aug 4
Today, we join in celebrating the 230th birthday of the U.S. Coast Guard! Thank you to the brave men and women who serve and are “Always Ready” to protect our Nation and our waterways.
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Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Aug 4
With the new rule on coal ash pits, former coal lobbyist is again creating loopholes for polluters instead of fulfilling ’s mission to protect public health & the environment. Add this to list of “promises to polluters kept” by .
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Rep. Rick Larsen Aug 1
🏛 🛫➡️ 🛬➡️ 🌲 Great to ✈️ into the newly reopened Paine Field in . Had a socially-distant discussion on air travel safety & impact of on airport operations w/, & Propeller CEO Brett Smith.
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Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Jul 31
Replying to @RepPeterDeFazio
"I’m deeply concerned that what is happening on the ground in Portland is a trial run for what could take place all over the country—so the time to act is now." Chair
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Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Jul 31
Replying to @TransportDems
This legislation would require Federal agents to make themselves known, increase requirements for a warrantless arrest, & more. The Trump Admin's decision to send these agents to Portland was act of an authoritarian regime, not an open democracy, & we must put an end to it.
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Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Jul 31
Chair & Chair of , , intro'd legislation to strengthen the statute the Trump administration is abusing in order to deputize Federal agents in Portland, OR.
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Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Jul 31
The crisis has expanded the need for telehealth and tele-education solutions, but especially impacted are rural areas that lag behind. The House-passed Act would invest $100B in rural broadband infrastructure.
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Rep Peter DeFazio Jul 30
Trump's absence of leadership during this pandemic has been pathetic. He won't even require the simplest of steps to reduce the spread of on an airplane—wearing a mask. That's why I've intro'd a bill to require passengers to wear masks while on commercial flights.
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Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Jul 30
Replying to @TransportDems
It’s time for the Trump admin to listen to science and establish a clear, consistent mask requirement that helps stop the spread of this insidious virus.
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Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Jul 30
Replying to @TransportDems
The is also supported by supported by major labor groups representing flight attendants, pilots, airline workers at airports, and more.
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Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Jul 30
Replying to @TransportDems
This legislation would, among other things, require passengers and airline workers to wear masks to help stop the spread of .
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Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Jul 30
On the same day the threatens to veto a wide-ranging appropriations bill because it has a provision requiring masks on airplanes, DeFazio teams up w/ Chair to introduce the .
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Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Jul 30
The latest example of how Chair is fighting for public health and standing up to the Trump admin. ✈️ a thread ✈️
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Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Jul 30
As the U.S. continues to fight , public transit agencies and workers are on the frontlines of this crisis. That’s why Chair joined 106 Reps in urging Congressional leadership to support them in the next relief package. Read the full letter ⬇️
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