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"Not necessarily [what I've heard from] the ads on TV, but you know, just from regular, working-class people." Blankenship has criticized Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell for being married to a woman from China. McConnell's wife, U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, was born in Taiwan.
Former U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx dispensed some advice on Wednesday to officials considering options for high-capacity transit along Maryland Parkway: Listen to the community. “The tradition of transportation has been faulty because there is a tenet of decide, advocate and defend,” ...

“There are too many needs and opportunities,” particularly among US state and local governments, Anthony Foxx, US transportation secretary under President Barack Obama, told the South China Morning Post. “They may be in some cases core infrastructure assets, things that move people and goods.
U.S. transportation Secretary Elaine Chao extended her sympathies to the loved ones of the passenger who died, Jennifer Riordan, of New Mexico, and praised the pilot, crew and others who were on board. "I commend the pilots who safely landed the aircraft, and the crew and fellow passengers who ...
WASHINGTON – U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao Wednesday swore in Raymond P. Martinez as administrator of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA). “Ray's years of experience promoting traffic safety at the state level, as well as his knowledge of the commercial motor ...

... killed could have been prevented with operating PTC. The NTSB has said that 150 crashes since 1969 that claimed almost 300 lives could have been prevented by PTC. U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao has vowed to push railroads to meet PTC deadlines. (Reporting by David Shepardson).
A majority did indicate the following government jobs were very or somewhat appealing: governor, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary, U.S. Transportation Secretary, U.S. senator. Black mayors appear to be less likely than those of other races and ethnicities to run for higher ...

“When federal financing mechanisms are utilized, it is critical that the utmost transparency is provided to taxpayers,” Rubio wrote in the letter to U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao. Rubio continued by saying Brightline's “project has raised questions regarding whether federal financing was ...
Manchin has been meeting with Amtrak CEO Richard Anderson and U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao since Amtrak announced the end of charter service to try to save the New River Train. “Amtrak's decision to end charter services would have a particularly devastating effect on the annual New ...
U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao will be the keynote speaker at the Greater Owensboro Chamber of Commerce's Rooster Booster Breakfast at 7:30 a.m. May 3 at the Owensboro Convention Center. Chao has campaigned in Owensboro many times with and for her husband, U.S. Sen.
“These grants are important resources in the Department's ongoing efforts to strengthen our Nation's overall rail systems, deploy positive train control and improve highway-rail grade crossings,” U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao said. The funding, made available through new grant programs, ...
An independent investigation, led by former US Transportation secretary Ray LaHood, was launched into the causes and background of the JFK's storm-related failures, which included backed-up incoming aircraft waiting for available gates, a water pipe break and flooding of Terminal 4, a shutdown of ...


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