Press Releases

June 2017
DeFazio Statement for Federal Aviation Administration Authorization Hearing with Secretary Elaine Chao
Transportation Democrats Reject Trump Plan to Privatize Public Airspace, Offer Targeted Solutions to Improve FAA
Ranking Member DeFazio Reacts to Trump Administration ATC Privatization Proposal
May 2017
ICYMI: DeFazio Makes the Case Against Air Traffic Control Privatization
Top Transportation Committee Members Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Protect Clean Water, Create American Jobs
DeFazio to U.S. Airlines: Get Your House In Order
April 2017
Oregon Representatives Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Protect Communities, Establish Emergency Response Fund for Rail Accidents
Bipartisan Bill Introduced to Protect U.S. Aviation Jobs from Unfair Competition
Top House and Senate Democrats Blast GSA For New Partisan Policy That Allows Agency to Ignore Democratic Requests
DeFazio, Norton to Chao: We Cannot Streamline Our Way Out Of Our Transportation Funding Shortfall
Kelly, DeFazio Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Guarantee Maintenance of Nation’s Ports and Harbors
March 2017
DeFazio Introduces Investing in America: A Penny For Progress Act to Boost Investments for the Nation’s Roads, Bridges, and Transit Systems
DeFazio Responds to Trump Administration’s “Skinny Budget”
DeFazio, Larsen Introduce Legislation to Increase Airfare Transparency and Protect Consumer
Top Democrats Request IG Investigation of GSA Handling of Trump’s D.C. Hotel Lease
DeFazio, Massie Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Rebuild and Improve Nation’s Airports
February 2017
DeFazio Reacts to President Trump's Address to Congress
DeFazio Sends Letter to Trump, Offers Three Solutions to Invest in American Infrastructure
January 2017
DeFazio Announces Democratic Subcommittee Ranking Members, Vice Ranking Member for Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
Top Oversight and Transportation Committee Dems Request Information on GSA’s Steps to Address President Trump’s Apparent Breach of D.C. Hotel Lease