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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 ...
"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 ...
Vornado CEO Steven Roth, who owns more office space around Penn Station than any other landlord, told U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao in July to "stick to your guns" when the administration was mulling killing a crucial transportation project. The Gateway Tunnel project, which would construct ...
Former U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx is joining Autotech Ventures, a venture capital firm focused on ground transportation innovation. He follows in the footsteps of former NHTSA director Mark Rosekind, who joined self-driving car startup Zoox last year. Quick bits: artificial intelligence guru ...
... President Donald Trump, appeared to express support last summer for the Trump Administration's hard line on funding for a huge project crucial to New York and New Jersey. In an email reply to U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, Roth encouraged her to "stick to your guns" in reference to a news ...
The Trump Administration is expected to update the country's automobile regulations to better accommodate the development and integration of self-driving vehicles into the nation's automotive tapestry. In an interview with Reuters, the U.S. Transportation Secretary, Elaine Chao, discussed the need for ...
U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, in letters released on Tuesday, urged the nation's railroads and transit agencies to "take all possible measures" to meet congressional deadlines to install positive train control to prevent crashes. Chao said she wanted railroads to "greatly accelerate" efforts to ...
U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao urged the nation's railroads and transit agencies to take all possible measures to meet deadlines to install a safety system called positive train control (PTC) to prevent crashes. Letters dated Dec. 27, which were made public on Tuesday, said Chao wanted ...
Keynote speakers include Ford Motor Co. chief executive Jim Hackett, Intel's Brian Krzanich and Huawei consumer chief Richard Yu. Conferences on tech policy will include US Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, Federal Communications Commission chief Ajit Pai and Michigan Governor Rick Snyder.

Keynote speakers include Ford Motor Co. chief executive Jim Hackett, Intel's Brian Krzanich and Huawei consumer chief Richard Yu. Conferences on tech policy will include US Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, Federal Communications Commission chief Ajit Pai and Michigan Governor Rick Snyder.
Sen. Charles Schumer, developer Stephen Ross, and former U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood announcing federal funding for an early Gateway tunnel segment in 2013. Mario Tama/Getty Images. On Friday, the Trump Administration finally, firmly derailed a two-year-old plan to relieve Amtrak's ...
New York City-based developer The Related Cos. has hired two top Obama administration transportation officials--former U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx and former U.S. Transportation Dept. Build America Bureau acting executive director Andrew Right--as managing directors of Related ...
Former U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx and Andrew Right, a longtime infrastructure investment executive who also served in the DOT in the Obama administration, will lead Related Infrastructure as managing partners. Related Infrastructure is part of the Related Fund Management, which has ...
Former U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx has taken a new job, as a managing partner with a New York-based developer. Foxx, a former Charlotte mayor, will lead a new infrastructure division for Related companies along with another former transportation official, Andrew Right. According to a ...
Washington, DC - MAY 15: U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao delivers remarks during the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's 'Infrastructure Week' program May 15, 2017 in Washington, DC. Chao highlighted the repair of the I-85 Atlanta highway bridge that collapsed March 30 as an example of ...
National taxpayers Union Executive Vice President Brandon Arnold on calls to pay for President Trump's infrastructure plan with a gas tax. U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao said the government is considering raising the tax on gasoline as one option to pay for the newly released infrastructure ...
As new technologies like autonomous vehicles, drones and the hyperloop promise to revolutionize transportation, consumer acceptance will pose the greatest challenges to widespread adoption, U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao said during a visit to the World Economic Forum in Davos, ...
U.S. senators representing Washington, Oregon and other states have called on U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao to hold railroads "accountable" when they fail to implement positive train control (PTC) and other safety measures. In light of the deadly Amtrak Cascades derailment near Seattle last ...
"I always make sure my customers are safe," she said. That is accomplished by calling them a ride home, having an employee drive them or finding some other sober driver, she said. "December is a busy time on our nation's roads and we want people to travel safely," U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L.
The Amtrak disaster near DuPont must at last focus the U.S. Department of Transportation on making railroads implement long-delayed technology that would have slowed the speeding train, U.S. Senators from Washington and Oregon said late Thursday. They've joined 11 other colleagues asking when ...
Also Thursday, New Jersey's U.S. senators signed a letter to U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao asking that railroads be held to the 2018 deadline. "It is imperative that railroads complete implementation before the deadline," said the letter, signed by Sens. Cory Booker and Bob Menendez, along ...
And U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao - who is from Louisville - talked about the project's impact. "These improvements will enhance the local investments in new buses, bus stops and kiosks. And it's important to note that these improvements will not only save time for commuters and travelers, but ...
Charlie Baker's commitment to responsibly manage taxpayer dollars in the building of this project was persuasive," said U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao in a press release. "The region can now look forward to an enhanced transportation network as the Green Line is extended to serve tens of ...
New York City-based developer The Related Cos. has hired two top Obama administration transportation officials--former U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx and former U.S. Transportation Dept. Build America Bureau acting executive director Andrew Right--as managing directors of Related ...
Former U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx and Andrew Right, a longtime infrastructure investment executive who also served in the DOT in the Obama administration, will lead Related Infrastructure as managing partners. Related Infrastructure is part of the Related Fund Management, which has ...
Former U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx has taken a new job, as a managing partner with a New York-based developer. Foxx, a former Charlotte mayor, will lead a new infrastructure division for Related companies along with another former transportation official, Andrew Right. According to a ...
Washington, DC - MAY 15: U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao delivers remarks during the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's 'Infrastructure Week' program May 15, 2017 in Washington, DC. Chao highlighted the repair of the I-85 Atlanta highway bridge that collapsed March 30 as an example of ...
... earned Franklin a Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1995. While officially announcing plans to dedicate of the highway back in January 2017, former U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx best described Franklin as "someone who helped people understand African-American history in the greater ...
Terry McAuliffe said Wednesday that the report on Metro he commissioned from former U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood will be officially released Tuesday. Robert McCartney of the Post reports that his publication obtained and published the study this month, but the formal rollout will include ...
Former Conrail President and Chief Operating Officer Ron Batory has been selected as a rail adviser to U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine ...
Former U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx proclaimed the highway before he left office with the Obama administration in January.
Former U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx proclaimed the highway before he left office in January. Foxx said Franklin helped people ...
6 letter to U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, asked that Arizona be exempted from an "archaic" federal law [most dating to the late ...
... looking at Tibbens as a potential candidate for U.S. Transportation Secretary, which Lyft denied (Trump appointed Elaine Chao to that role).
Also making presentations were former U.S. Transportation Secretary and 1997 inductee Rodney Slater; 2002 honoree, publisher and poet ...
Ducey asked U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao in a letter released Friday to give it an exemption to a 1950s-era law barring private ...
A lawsuit alleging Anthony Foxx, the former Charlotte mayor and U.S. Transportation Secretary, performed little to no work in a past job as ...
U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao recently announced Forces to Flyers, a new research initiative that will encourage military veterans ...
The board will send a letter to US Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao. It asks for permission to create a statewide map. That map would then ...
Amid the dizzying legal claims and counter claims, U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao presided over a celebratory ground breaking ...
Joining Biden for the panel discussion were U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren, former ...
As currently written, the U.S. Transportation Secretary would be required to issue a final rule implementing the warning systems within two ...


 

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