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T&I Committee Advances Numerous Bipartisan Bills During Full Committee Markup
February 26, 2020
Today, the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure approved a slate of bipartisan measures during the first full Committee markup of the ... More
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Statement of Ranking Member Sam Graves on the Passing of Matthew Zuccaro
February 26, 2020
Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Ranking Member Sam Graves (R-MO) released the following statement on the passing of Matthew Zuccaro, who r... More
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Rep. John Katko Named as Top Republican on Subcommittee with Jurisdiction over Disaster Programs, Economic Development, and Government Management of Real Property
February 25, 2020
The Transportation and Infrastructure Committee’s top Republican today announced that U.S. Rep. John Katko (R-NY) has been named to serve as the Ranki... More
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Bipartisan Bill Will Stop FEMA Clawbacks of Assistance and Prevent Disaster Victim Revictimization
February 25, 2020
Bipartisan legislation introduced in the House today will ensure the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) does not attempt to take back disaster assistance funds it has mistakenly awarded to victims who applied for the help in good faith and spent the money to begin rebuilding their lives. The legislation, the Preventing Disaster Revictimization Act (H.R. 5953), updates current law by requiring FEMA to waive the debt of someone who has received FEMA assistance in cases where no fraud has b... More
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Ranking Members Sam Graves & Garret Graves Introduce Bill to Incentivize Timely Airport Project Construction
February 21, 2020
A bill to ensure that Airport Improvement Program (AIP) funds can be used by airports to incentivize early completion of critical runway and airport projects was introduced in the House by Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Ranking Member Sam Graves (R-MO) and Subcommittee on Aviation Ranking Member Garret Graves (R-LA). The Expedited Delivery of Airport Infrastructure Act of 2020 (H.R. 5912) makes incentive payments for early completion of projects an eligible cost under AIP. The AI... More