Transportation Democrats Reject Trump Plan to Privatize Public Airspace, Offer Targeted Solutions to Improve FAA
Washington, D.C.- "Today, the Trump Administration announced principles for modernizing the U.S. air traffic control system by privatizing it. Privatization was a bad idea when it was proposed in the last Congress, and it remains a bad idea today despite President Trump's support. In fact, according to the Trump budget, this proposal would increase the deficit by at least $46 billion.
HR 2518 - The Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2017
HR 2548 - The FEMA Reauthorization Act of 2017
HR 2547 - Veterans Expanded Trucking Opportunities Act of 2017
HR 1684 - Disaster Assistance Support for Communities and Homeowners Act of 2017
HR 2258 - ADVANCE Act
DeFazio: Trump Budget Exposes The Trillion-Dollar Transportation Plan Is a Sham
Washington, D.C. -- Today, Ranking Member of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Peter DeFazio (D-OR) issued the following statement following the release of the Trump Administration’s Fiscal Year 2018 Budget.
ICYMI: DeFazio Makes the Case Against Air Traffic Control Privatization
Water Resources and Environment
Top Transportation Committee Members Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Protect Clean Water, Create American Jobs
For Immediate Release: May 2, 2017
Jen Gilbreath Adler (DeFazio), 202-225-4472
DeFazio to U.S. Airlines: Get Your House In Order
Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation