Press Releases

September 2019
Chairs DeFazio, Lipinski Request Update from 12 Companies on Grade Crossing Data
Committee Approves Slate of Legislation to Maintain Labor Standards, Fund Water Projects Across the Country, Improve Disaster Preparedness, and More
Chairs DeFazio, Napolitano Statements from Hearing on “The Administration’s Priorities and Policy Initiatives Under the Clean Water Act”
Chair DeFazio Formally Invites Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg to Testify at Hearing in October on the 737 MAX
Transportation and Infrastructure Committee to hold Markup
As the Trump Administration Attempts to Fast-Track Authorization to Move LNG by Rail Tank Car, Chair DeFazio and Rep. Malinowski Introduce New Legislation to Study the Risks and Provide Much-Needed Transparency
As Part of the Committee’s Investigation into the Boeing 737 MAX, Chairs DeFazio and Larsen Formally Request Interviews with Several Boeing Employees
CLEAN WATER UNDER ATTACK: The Five Worst Things the Trump Administration is Doing Right Now to Undermine Clean Water
Chairs DeFazio, Norton Statements from Hearing on “Pricing and Technology Strategies to Address Congestion on and Financing of America’s Roads”
As Part of Ongoing Investigation into Trump’s DC Hotel Lease, Chairs DeFazio and Titus Press GSA Official For Key Records and Question Why the Agency is Taking Legal Guidance from Trump Hotel Attorney
Chairs DeFazio and Titus Correct the Record Regarding Oversight on Old Post Office Lease
Environmental Protection Agency to Testify Before Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment on Clean Water Act
August 2019
Chair DeFazio Urges Reinvigorated Federal Role in Infrastructure Investment after New Report Shows Traffic Congestion Only Getting Worse Across the U.S.
Chair DeFazio, Rep. Malinowski Press PHMSA for Updated Information on Special Permit to Transport LNG by Rail
Chairs DeFazio, Napolitano Respond to EPA’s Decision to Streamline Approval for Pebble Mine
July 2019
In New Letter, Chair DeFazio Demands Information from EPA Administrator About Trump Administration Effort to Allow More Untreated Sewage Into Local Rivers and Waterways
Chair DeFazio Presses EPA on Its Decision to Limit States Rights Within the Clean Water Act
Chair DeFazio Statement from Hearing on School Bus Safety
House Overwhelmingly Approves Bipartisan Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2019
Chairs DeFazio, Norton Announce Highways and Transit Subcommittee Hearing on School Bus Safety