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Reps. Sam Graves and Garret Graves Introduce Bill to Incentivize Timely Airport Project Construction and Save Tax Dollars
January 26, 2021
A bill to enable the use of Airport Improvement Program (AIP) funds to incentivize the early completion of critical runway and airport projects has been introduced in the House by Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Ranking Member Sam Graves (R-MO) and senior Committee Member Garret Graves (R-LA). The Expedited Delivery of Airport Infrastructure Act of 2021 (H.R. 468) makes incentive payments for the early completion of projects an eligible cost under the AIP. The AIP provides grants ... More
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Graves Welcomes Republican Committee Members Recommended by Steering Committee for the 117th Congress
January 25, 2021
Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Ranking Member Sam Graves (R-MO) today welcomed the Republican Members recommended by the House Republican Steering Committee to serve on Transportation and Infrastructure in the 117th Congress. “Our Nation’s expansive transportation and infrastructure systems have shaped our economy for centuries and allowed commerce to grow and thrive,” said Graves. “That’s why the work of this committee is so essential, and I welcome the Republican Members who’ve... More
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Graves, Westerman & McMorris Rodgers Statements on Biden Administration Plan to Revoke Keystone XL Pipeline Permit
January 19, 2021
Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Ranking Member Sam Graves (R-MO), Committee on Natural Resources Ranking Member Bruce Westerman (R-AR), and Committee on Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) today released the following statements on the incoming administration’s expected revocation of a permit to build the Keystone XL pipeline between Canada and the United States: Ranking Member Graves (Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure): “Revoking the perm... More
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Graves Announces New Subcommittee Staff Director for the Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials Subcommittee
January 11, 2021
Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Ranking Member Sam Graves (R-MO) today announced the appointment of Drew Feeley as Staff Dire... More
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Statement from Ranking Member Sam Graves on Secretary Elaine Chao
January 7, 2021
U.S. Rep. Sam Graves (R-MO), Ranking Member of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, released the following statement on the resignation... More