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Nadler, Maloney, NY & NJ Members Voice Opposition to Helicopter Tourism

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Today, Representatives Jerrold Nadler (NY-10) and Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) led a group of their New York and New Jersey colleagues in voicing their continued opposition to helicopter tourism in light of the March 11 helicopter crash in New York City’s East River that killed five passengers. They are also asking for more information about the crash from the FAA and the NTSB who are conducting th... Read more »

Nadler, Velázquez, Maloney on East River Helicopter Crash

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Today, Representatives Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY) and Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), released the following joint statement on the East River helicopter crash: “This crash is another tragic reminder that these helicopter tourist flights pose significant public safety risks to our community. At minimum, these flights should be suspended until there can be an exhaustive review of ... Read more »

ICYMI: Reps. Nadler and Payne, Jr. Co-Lead Letter Calling for Trump Administration to Commit to Funding the Gateway Project

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On December 29, Deputy Federal Transit Administrator Jane Williams, wrongly stated that there is no agreement between the federal government and state governments to fund the Gateway Project, a multi-year project to modernize transportation infrastructure along the Northeast Corridor. Representatives Jerrold Nadler (NY-10) and Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10) co-led a bipartisan, bistate letter to Se... Read more »

Reps. Nadler, Napolitano, Lowenthal & Barragán Stand with Truckers to Introduce the Clean Ports Act of 2017 and the Port Drivers’ Bill of Rights Act

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Today, Congressman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), along with Reps. Grace F. Napolitano (D-CA), Alan Lowenthal (D-CA), and Nanette Díaz Barragán (D-CA) held a press conference with port truck drivers and representatives from the International Brotherhood of Teamsters to announce the introduction of the Port Drivers’ Bill of Rights Act (H.R. 4144) and the Clean Ports Act of 2017 (H.R. 4147). “An active por... Read more »

Congressman Nadler Questions GSA Head on Constitutionality of Trump Hotel Lease

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Today, during a House Transportation & Infrastructure Subcommittee hearing with the Acting Administrator of the General Services Administration (GSA), Congressman Jerrold Nadler (NY-10) questioned the GSA head on the constitutionality of payments by foreign governments to the Trump Organization through its Trump Hotel at the Old Post Office Building in Washington, D.C. – a property being leased f... Read more »

Congressmen Nadler and Carson's Amendment Adding Secondary Cockpit Security Barriers on New Aircraft Passes House Transportation Committee

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Today, Congressman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), senior Member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee and the highest ranking Democratic member from the northeast, and Congressman André Carson (D-IN) offered an amendment to HR 2997, the 21st Century Aviation Innovation, Reform, and Reauthorization (AIRR) Act. The amendment, which passed unanimously by voice vote, increases security on ... Read more »

Congressman Nadler Offers Amendment Requiring Air Traffic Control Corporation to Pay Taxpayers Fair Market Value for Assets

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WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, Congressman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), senior Member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee and the highest ranking Democratic member from the northeast, offered an amendment to HR 2997, the 21st Century Aviation Innovation, Reform, and Reauthorization (AIRR) Act. The amendment would require the newly privatized Air Traffic Control (ATC) Corporation to pay... Read more »

Congressman Nadler Reappointed to Transportation & Infrastructure Subcommittee on Highways and Transit, along with Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines and Hazardous Materials

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Today, Congressman Jerrold Nadler (NY-10), announced that he will continue to serve on the House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee after being reappointed to the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit, as well as the Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines and Hazardous Materials. The Highways and Transit Subcommittee has responsibility for the development of national surface transportation po... Read more »

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