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T&I Republicans Ask Amtrak for Plans to Use Taxpayer Funds to Transport Illegal Migrants
August 17, 2022
Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials Subcommittee Ranking Member Rick Crawford (R-AR) and Committee Republicans have requested that Amtrak address their concerns that its taxpayer-funded services will be used to alleviate a surge in border crossings expected by the proposed end to Title 42 and have asked whether Amtrak plans to use its resources to transport illegal migrants at the expense of American taxpayers and freight railroads delivering goods. Crawford and Transportation and Infr... More
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Bill to Clarify NTSB’s Authority in Commercial Space Transportation Accident Investigations Introduced in the House
August 16, 2022
House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee leaders have introduced bipartisan legislation to clarify the authority of the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) to investigate commercial space transportation accidents. The Commercial Space Transportation Safety Act of 2022 (H.R. 8689) was introduced by Aviation Subcommittee Ranking Member Garret Graves (R-LA) and is cosponsored by Aviation Subcommittee Chair Rick Larsen (D-WA), Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Ranking Memb... More
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Graves Disaster Recovery Legislation Prompts Change at FEMA to Ensure Communities Can Recover Faster
August 4, 2022
A bipartisan bill by Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Ranking Member Sam Graves (R-MO) to expedite disaster recovery projects across the Na... More
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House and Senate Republican Committee Leaders Highlight Concerns with Administration’s Anti-Pipeline Policies and Inaction on Safety Law Requirements
August 1, 2022
House and Senate Committee Republican leaders today expressed concerns that the Biden Administration is putting its anti-pipeline agenda and policies ahead of the needs of the country and failing to implement key pipeline safety provisions in law as Congress intended. In a letter to Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration Acting Administrator Tristan Brown, the committee leaders listed inactions and missteps in the agency’s implementation of the Protecting Our Infrastructure of Pi... More
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Letter Expressing Concerns about Administration's Anti-pipeline Agenda & Implementation of PIPES Act
August 1, 2022
House and Senate Committee Republican leaders sent a letter to Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) Acting Administrator Tri... More