Two months after requesting that the U.S. Department of Transportation Inspector General investigate reports that U.S.
Rep. Peter DeFazio today released the following statement on the United States-Mexico-Canada trade agreement:
Today, Chair of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Peter DeFazio (D-OR) sent a letter to the top official at the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) urging immediate action be taken to conduct a thorough analysis of the potential impacts of transporting liquefied natural gas (LNG) by rail tank car.
Rep. Peter DeFazio today released the following statement ahead of the House of Representatives’ vote to impeach President Donald Trump:
“Today is a dark day for both our country and our representative democracy.
“I fully support the articles of impeachment drafted by the House Judiciary Committee and will be voting in favor of them today.
“Yesterday the House passed two bills that will fund the federal government through Fiscal Year (FY) 2020.
“The first package, for which I voted in support, includes a number of provisions that will have a positive impact on Oregonians’ lives.
Oregon’s Senator Jeff Merkley, joined by Senators Patty Murray (D-WA), Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), Ron Wyden (D-OR), Maria Cantwell (D-WA), and Kamala Harris (D-CA), and U.S.
Amicus makes the case for the constitutionality of the Indian Child Welfare Act and Congress’s authority to legislate for the benefit of Indian Tribes
U.S. Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley and U.S.
Today, Chair of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Peter DeFazio (D-OR) sent a letter to Administrator Andrew Wheeler of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) expressing his strong disapproval of the Trump Administration’s plans to move forward with rolling back protections for our Nation’s waterways—a clear and destructive priority of this Administration.
Rep. Peter DeFazio (OR-04) today released the following statement on his vote in support of H.R. 3, the Elijah E. Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act:
Following are the opening remarks, as prepared for delivery, from Chairman of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, Peter DeFazio (OR-04) during today’s hearing titled: “The Boeing 737 MAX: Examining the Federal Aviation Administration’s Oversight of the Aircraft’s Certification.”