The Honorable Peter A. DeFazio
Subcommittee on Highways and TransitHearing on “Improving the Safety and Reliability of the Washington Metro”
May, 24, 2016
the Honorable Andrè Carson
Ranking Member , Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management
House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee
“Border Station Construction: Minimizing Costs and Leveraging Private Dollars”
Washington, D.C. – Today, Representative Peter DeFazio (D-OR) blasted House Republican leadership for attempting to pass legislation that exempts commercial pesticide application from Clean Water Act regulation under the guise of protecting public health from the threat of the Zika virus. The legislation, renamed last week the “Zika Vector Control Act” (H.R.
The Honorable André Carson, Ranking Member
Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings,
and Emergency Management
Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
“Controlling the Rising Cost of Federal Response to Disaster”
Washington, D.C. – Today, Representatives Peter DeFazio (D-OR), Frank LoBiondo (R-NJ), Rick Larsen (D-WA), and Lynn Westmoreland (R-GA), introduced H.R. 5090, legislation that would prevent the U.S.