Press Releases

February 2019
Hearing to focus on: “The Cost of Doing Nothing: Why Investing in Our Nation’s Infrastructure Cannot Wait”
January 2019
Chairman DeFazio Announces First Full Committee Hearing, “The Cost of Doing Nothing: Why Investing in Our Nation’s Infrastructure Cannot Wait”
Chairs DeFazio, Napolitano Press EPA for Answers on Impacts of the Shutdown
Chairmen DeFazio and Larsen Respond to Aviation Delays Caused By the Government Shutdown
Chairman DeFazio Announces Subcommittee Chairs for the 116th Congress
Chairman DeFazio, Rep. Larsen Respond to Reported Drone Incident at Newark Airport
Chairman DeFazio, Rep. Titus Press GSA on the Repeated Refusal to Respond to Questions Surrounding Trump’s Conflicts of Interest
Chairman DeFazio Announces Democratic Committee Roster for the 116th Congress
Top Democrats Challenge President Trump’s Authority to Use Disaster Funding for Border Wall Construction
House Leaders Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Pay Members of Coast Guard during Shutdown
Rep. DeFazio Elected Chairman of House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee
December 2018
DeFazio, Napolitano Slam the Trump Administration’s Proposal to Rollback Clean Water Rule
November 2018
House Sends Bill to Support U.S. Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation to the President
DeFazio Announces More Than $34 Million in Additional Funding For Oregon Ports
October 2018
House and Senate Democrats Urge Secretary Chao to Reject Industry Bid to Gut California Meal and Rest Break Rules
DeFazio, Napolitano Ask for GAO Investigation Into EPA’s Enforcement of Clean Water Protections
September 2018
House and Senate Committee Leaders Announce Agreement on Long-term FAA and Disaster Program Reform Legislation
DeFazio Slams PHMSA For Eliminating Meal and Rest Breaks for Truck Drivers Transporting Hazardous Materials
DeFazio, Capuano Lead Bipartisan Letter Opposing DOT Action to Waive Safety, Drug Testing Rules and Allow Railroads to Employ Foreign Crews
House Sends Water Resources Infrastructure Bill to Senate with Unanimous Vote