Press Releases

October 2011
GAO Report: Every State Receives More Highway Funding than it Contributes to the Highway Trust Fund
Transportation Leaders Introduce Bill to Create Jobs, Protect Water Quality
September 2011
TTI Report: Cost of Congestion More Than $100 Billion
CEOs: Congress Must Pass Robust Transportation Bill to Rebuild America
Rahall: Surface and Air Transportation Extensions Keep Construction Crews on the Clock as Congress Completes its Work
Rahall Statement on President Obama’s Address on Jobs
Rahall, Bishop Call on President Obama to Support Water Infrastructure Investments to Create American Jobs
August 2011
Rahall Statement on FAA Shutdown
Rahall Statement on 30th Anniversary of the Air Traffic Controller Strike
Republicans Go on Vacation While FAA Aviation Experts and Construction Crews go without Paychecks
Rahall, Costello: Republicans Should Not Fly Home for Vacation before Finding a Solution to end the Senseless FAA Shutdown
July 2011
Groups Call on Republicans to End Senseless Shutdown of the FAA
Report: America’s Crumbling Infrastructure to Cost Economy 877,000 High-Skill Jobs
Transportation Committee Democrats Introduce Clean Extension to End FAA Shutdown
House Republican Leadership’s “My Way or the Runway” Shotgun Approach Causes Midnight FAA Shutdown
Rahall: House Republican Tactics Jeopardize FAA Negotiations
Transportation Leaders to Hold Press Conference on EU Emissions Trading Legislation Tomorrow
Panel Holds Hearing on Silvertip Pipeline Oil Spill in Yellowstone River
House Passes Rahall Bill to Rein in EPA Regulatory Overreach – Legislation Restores Federal-State Partnership –
Committee Democrats Respond to Republican Surface Transportation Proposal