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IG Critical of Bridge Safety Implementation

Aug 26, 2014 | Press Release 

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Rep. Nick J. Rahall, the top Democrat on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, took issue with the Obama Administration for continuing its slow implementation of critical bridge safety reforms. A new U.S. Department of Transportation (US DOT) Inspector General (IG) report released today in response to a request Rahall made in 2013 highlights serious concerns with the implementation of bridge safety changes contained in the "Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act" (MAP-21) as well as the lack of adherence to IG recommendations that have been made on bridge safety over the years.

Rahall Votes to Advance Highway Trust Fund Fix

Jul 31, 2014 | Press Release 

WASHINGTON, DC – As the top Democrat on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, U.S. Rep. Nick J. Rahall (D-WV) worked with his colleagues today to complete House action on a bill that will keep workers on the job building America’s transportation network.

House Passes Fix to Highway Trust Fund

Jul 15, 2014 | Press Release 

Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Rep. Nick J. Rahall (D-WV), the top Democrat on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, joined a bipartisan group of lawmakers in voting to pass a bill in the House that will help keep American workers on the job building the nation’s transportation network.