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HEARING ALERT: House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure will hold a hearing on “Stakeholder Views on Surface...
03/08/2022

HEARING ALERT: House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure will hold a hearing on “Stakeholder Views on Surface Transportation Board Reauthorization” on Tuesday, March 8, 2022, at 10 a.m. EST.

Last week, the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure's hearing on how FEMA can improve its delivery of cr...
02/22/2022
Representative Carter on FEMA

Last week, the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure's hearing on how FEMA can improve its delivery of critical aid to disaster survivors hit home for Rep. Troy A Carter.

Watch below to get a behind-the-scenes look at why Rep. Troy A Carter is working to cut red tape for survivors in need of help.

HEARING ALERT: House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure will hold a hearing on “FEMA Priorities for 2022: St...
02/11/2022

HEARING ALERT: House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure will hold a hearing on “FEMA Priorities for 2022: Stakeholder Perspectives” on Wednesday, February 16, 2022, at 2:00 p.m. EST.

Critical Army Corps guidelines to develop more sustainable, equitable, and inclusive projects are past their deadline. T...
02/11/2022

Critical Army Corps guidelines to develop more sustainable, equitable, and inclusive projects are past their deadline.

This can't wait.

Reps. Peter DeFazio, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano, and Congressman Chuy García urge U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Headquarters to implement new guidelines ASAP. https://transportation.house.gov/news/press-releases/defazio-napolitano-and-garcia-press-army-corps-to-finalize-implementation-of-modernized-project-guidelineskey-to-advancing-equity-and-environmental-justice

HEARING ALERT: House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure  will hold a hearing on “Proposals for a Water Resou...
02/07/2022

HEARING ALERT: House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure will hold a hearing on “Proposals for a Water Resources Development Act of 2022: Stakeholder Priorities” on Tuesday, February 8, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. EST.

Today we honor the legacy of civil rights trailblazer Rosa Parks. The House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructu...
02/04/2022

Today we honor the legacy of civil rights trailblazer Rosa Parks. The House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure is committed to making sure that transportation is accessible and equitable for all. #TransitEquityDay

02/03/2022
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Key differences in 5G deployments in other countries include:

⚡Lower 5G power levels
📝Mitigation strategies
🛑Exclusion zones near airport runways
📡Greater frequency buffers

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure's hearing examines how to incorporate these vital safety features.

HEARING ALERT: House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure will hold a hearing on “Finding the Right Frequency:...
02/02/2022

HEARING ALERT: House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure will hold a hearing on “Finding the Right Frequency: 5G Deployment and Aviation Safety” on Thursday, February 3, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. EST.

HEARING ALERT: House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure will hold a hearing on “The Road Ahead for Automated...
01/31/2022

HEARING ALERT: House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure will hold a hearing on “The Road Ahead for Automated Vehicles” on Wednesday, February 2, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. EST.

01/31/2022

#MotivationMonday: Never be afraid to ask for something, you just might get it!

CC: Representative Sharice Davids, Secretary Pete Buttigieg

01/28/2022
On the Road with Rep. Sharice Davids

No better transportation tour guide than House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure's Vice Chair Representative Sharice Davids 💪

Disaster survivors face countless challenges getting back on their feet—finding adequate housing shouldn’t be one of the...
01/18/2022
New FEMA program would place homeless disaster survivors in apartments instead of trailer parks

Disaster survivors face countless challenges getting back on their feet—finding adequate housing shouldn’t be one of them.

Soon, FEMA Federal Emergency Management Agency is expected to renew its partnership with U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and to provide disaster survivors with improved housing options. https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2022/01/16/disaster-survivors-fema-housing-trailers-apartments/

New FEMA program would place homeless disaster survivors in apartments instead of trailer parks and also offer more social services.

Americans shouldn't be forced to choose between 5G broadband and aviation safety.  Chairs Peter DeFazio and Representati...
01/18/2022
Airlines warn of chaos if 5G mobile service is deployed this week.

Americans shouldn't be forced to choose between 5G broadband and aviation safety.

Chairs Peter DeFazio and Representative Rick Larsen urged the FCC to delay deployment of 5G following calls from airlines to intervene. At risk: disruptions to the economy and passenger safety. https://www.nytimes.com/2022/01/17/business/airlines-5g-warning.html

Thousands of planes could be grounded because the new internet technology interferes with sensors, the industry reiterated in a letter to federal officials.

There are 44K U.S. bridges in poor condition. The Bipartisan Infrastructure Law makes the single largest investment in r...
01/14/2022

There are 44K U.S. bridges in poor condition. The Bipartisan Infrastructure Law makes the single largest investment in repairing them since we created the Interstate highway system.

Today, U.S. Department of Transportation announced an initial $40B in NEW dedicated funding to #BuildBackBetter bridges.

“This committee has been successful in enacting a WRDA every 2 years because our members recognize how critical the Corp...
01/12/2022
Chair Napolitano's Opening Statement for the Hearing on “Proposals for a Water Resources Develop..."

“This committee has been successful in enacting a WRDA every 2 years because our members recognize how critical the Corps’ work is to meeting the unique water resource needs of our communities.”

Watch Chair Rep. Grace F. Napolitano's opening statement for the hearing on #WRDA2022 below. https://youtu.be/PSAAQ5-SITA

“Proposals for a Water Resources Development Act of 2022: Administration Priorities”SUBCOMMITTEE: Water Resources and EnvironmentEventID=114322

The Water Resources Development Act reduces flood damage, restores our ecosystem, and creates jobs. It is the congressio...
01/12/2022
Hearing on “Proposals for a Water Resources Development Act of 2022: Administration Priorities”

The Water Resources Development Act reduces flood damage, restores our ecosystem, and creates jobs. It is the congressional commitment to our nation’s water infrastructure.

That’s why House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure are holding a hearing today on #WRDA2022! https://youtu.be/RxUu3GMyePc

“Proposals for a Water Resources Development Act of 2022: Administration Priorities”SUBCOMMITTEE: Water Resources and EnvironmentEventID=114322

The #ClimateCrisis deserves urgent action and today’s news reinforces that.House Committee on Transportation and Infrast...
01/10/2022
Planet-warming emissions surged faster in the US than expected in 2021, analysts say

The #ClimateCrisis deserves urgent action and today’s news reinforces that.

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure are fighting to pass the #BuildBackBetter Act and reduce carbon pollution from the transportation sector – the top source of greenhouse gas emissions in the U.S. https://www.cnn.com/2022/01/10/politics/us-fossil-fuel-emissions-coal-increased-2021-climate/index.html

The increase in planet-warming emissions in the US in 2021 outpaced economic recovery, Rhodium Group found.

HEARING ALERT: House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure will hold a hearing on “Proposals for a Water Resour...
01/05/2022

HEARING ALERT: House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure will hold a hearing on “Proposals for a Water Resources Development Act of 2022: Administration Priorities” on Wednesday, January 12, 2022, at 10 a.m. EST.

ICYMI: Last week, Chair Peter DeFazio reiterated the need to delay the deployment of 5G technologies until all risks are...
01/03/2022
Chair DeFazio Statement on Airlines for America’s Emergency Petition to Stay 5G Deployment | The House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

ICYMI: Last week, Chair Peter DeFazio reiterated the need to delay the deployment of 5G technologies until all risks are fully evaluated, saying, “we can’t afford to experiment with aviation safety.”

His statement comes after a series of actions taken before and throughout 2021 urging the FCC to allow the FAA to properly evaluate the aviation safety risks of using the C-band for 5G broadband service. Read more below. https://transportation.house.gov/news/press-releases/chair-defazio-statement-on-airlines-for-americas-emergency-petition-to-stay-5g-deployment/

The House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

The Bipartisan Infrastructure Law "includes the largest investment in passenger rail since the creation of Amtrak in 197...
12/21/2021
Billions in Amtrak Funding Could Modernize Aging Rail System

The Bipartisan Infrastructure Law "includes the largest investment in passenger rail since the creation of Amtrak in 1971, handing the agency billions of dollars to address its repair backlog, modernize its fleet and reduce trip times." #BuildBackbettter💪 https://www.nytimes.com/2021/12/20/us/politics/amtrak-expansion-funding-infrastructure-bill.html

The $1 trillion infrastructure bill that President Biden signed into law includes money that Amtrak hopes can fix crumbling bridges and tunnels along the Northeast Corridor.

BREAKING: Peter DeFazio and Congresswoman Dina Titus released the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure' ...
12/16/2021
Chairs DeFazio and Titus Release “Problems on Pennsylvania Avenue”— Report on GSA’s Mishandling of the Old Post Office Lease | The House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

BREAKING: Peter DeFazio and Congresswoman Dina Titus released the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure' report on General Services Administration's management of the Old Post Office lease to the Trump Org, revealing mismanagement, removal of ethical guardrails, and stonewalling by General Services Administration. https://transportation.house.gov/news/press-releases/chairs-defazio-and-titus-release-problems-on-pennsylvania-avenue-report-on-gsas-mishandling-of-the-old-post-office-lease

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There are 44K U.S. bridges in poor condition. The Bipartisan Infrastructure Law makes the single largest investment in repairing them since we created the Interstate highway system. Today, U.S. Department of Transportation announced an initial $40B in NEW dedicated funding to #BuildBackBetter bridges.
Watch Chair Peter DeFazio’s opening statement on how Congress and the Corps must continue to work together to address the country’s urgent water infrastructure needs. https://youtu.be/TRdC3X_1lc0
“This committee has been successful in enacting a WRDA every 2 years because our members recognize how critical the Corps’ work is to meeting the unique water resource needs of our communities.” Watch Chair Rep. Grace F. Napolitano's opening statement for the hearing on #WRDA2022 below. https://youtu.be/PSAAQ5-SITA
The Water Resources Development Act reduces flood damage, restores our ecosystem, and creates jobs. It is the congressional commitment to our nation’s water infrastructure. That’s why House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure are holding a hearing today on #WRDA2022! https://youtu.be/RxUu3GMyePc
The #ClimateCrisis deserves urgent action and today’s news reinforces that. House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure are fighting to pass the #BuildBackBetter Act and reduce carbon pollution from the transportation sector – the top source of greenhouse gas emissions in the U.S. https://www.cnn.com/2022/01/10/politics/us-fossil-fuel-emissions-coal-increased-2021-climate/index.html
During a conversation with Washington Post, Chair Peter DeFazio says America can’t face climate change with resiliency alone—we need to reduce transportation emissions. Read more below⬇️ https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/2022/01/05/sen-manchin-voiced-his-strongest-support-yet-democrats-climate-provisions-will-it-be-enough/
HEARING ALERT: House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure will hold a hearing on “Proposals for a Water Resources Development Act of 2022: Administration Priorities” on Wednesday, January 12, 2022, at 10 a.m. EST.
ICYMI: Last week, Chair Peter DeFazio reiterated the need to delay the deployment of 5G technologies until all risks are fully evaluated, saying, “we can’t afford to experiment with aviation safety.” His statement comes after a series of actions taken before and throughout 2021 urging the FCC to allow the FAA to properly evaluate the aviation safety risks of using the C-band for 5G broadband service. Read more below. https://transportation.house.gov/news/press-releases/chair-defazio-statement-on-airlines-for-americas-emergency-petition-to-stay-5g-deployment/
The Bipartisan Infrastructure Law "includes the largest investment in passenger rail since the creation of Amtrak in 1971, handing the agency billions of dollars to address its repair backlog, modernize its fleet and reduce trip times." #BuildBackbettter💪 https://www.nytimes.com/2021/12/20/us/politics/amtrak-expansion-funding-infrastructure-bill.html
BREAKING: Peter DeFazio and Congresswoman Dina Titus released the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure' report on General Services Administration's management of the Old Post Office lease to the Trump Org, revealing mismanagement, removal of ethical guardrails, and stonewalling by General Services Administration. https://transportation.house.gov/news/press-releases/chairs-defazio-and-titus-release-problems-on-pennsylvania-avenue-report-on-gsas-mishandling-of-the-old-post-office-lease
A must read to learn how @TransportDems are fighting for transparency and accountability to ensure America's elected leaders can't violate the Constitution with unlawful conflicts of interest ⬇️ https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/donald-trump/agency-overseeing-trump-s-d-c-hotel-lease-failed-examine-n1286000
New rail investment means connecting more Americans by rail. Today we hear from witnesses about their plans to expand intercity passenger rail and ways IIJA will support their work. https://youtu.be/PLBHzRXZGwM