Press Releases

May 2016
Ranking Member DeFazio's Opening Statement on T&I Hearing:" Improving the Safety and Reliability of the Washington Metro"
Rep. Grace Napolitano's statement on H.R. 876, the Zika Vector Control Act
Ranking Member Carson's opening statement at hearing: “Border Station Construction: Minimizing Costs and Leveraging Private Dollars"
DeFazio Blasts Republicans For Using Zika Crisis to Gut Clean Water Act
Ranking Member Carson's opening statement at hearing: “Controlling the Rising Cost of Federal Response to Disaster”
April 2016
Bipartisan Bill Introduced to Stop Short-Sighted DOT Decision to Allow Norwegian Air Operations in the U.S.
Top Transportation Committee Leaders Urge DOT to Deny Norwegian Air Permit to Operate In United States
S. 2276, the PIPES Act of 2016
Democrats Introduce Legislation to Help Communities Fund Clean Water Infrastructure Projects
RANKING MEMBER ANDRÈ CARSON OPENING STATEMENT: “BLACKOUT! ARE WE PREPARED TO MANAGE THE AFTERMATH OF A CYBER-ATTACK
DeFazio Fights Proposals That Would Significantly Delay Amtrak Train Travel in Oregon
Ranking Member DeFazio and Congressman Cohen Seek Answers to TVA Pension Cuts
March 2016
96 Democrats Request Increased Funding to Protect Drinking Water, Repair Failing Water Infrastructure
Top Democrats Push to Hold Enbridge Responsible For Environmentally Disastrous Oil Spill
CBO: Air Traffic Control Privatization Plan Would Increase Deficit by $20 Billion
Rep. Carson's Opening Statement: “Saving Taxpayer Dollars by Reducing Federal Office Space Costs”
February 2016
Rep. Napolitano's Opening Statement: “A Review of United States Army Corps of Engineers Reports to Congress on Future Water Resources Development and Chief’s Reports"
Larsen Opening Statement: “Review of ATC Reform Proposals”
DeFazio, Larsen Question Republican Plan To Privatize Critical Air Traffic Control Operations
GAO Report Confirms Air Traffic Control Privatization is High Risk