Latest James Oberstar Stories

2009-08-21 12:32:00

SEATTLE, Aug. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Alaska Airlines today renewed its request that the U.S.

2009-07-16 15:04:00

WASHINGTON, July 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Bipartisan Policy Center's (BPC) National Transportation Policy Project (NTPP) applauds Chairman James Oberstar and Members of the U.S.

2009-06-18 13:25:00

American Society of Civil Engineers Commends Oberstar for Commitment to Infrastructure Renewal WASHINGTON, June 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Congestion costs the American economy $78.2 billion a year. The number of deficient bridges in urban areas is on the rise.

2009-05-08 11:12:00

ARLINGTON, Va., May 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The Department of Transportation would undergo major program restructuring under the next surface transportation authorization, according to a handwritten outline of the bill being circulated by House Transportation Chairman James Oberstar (D-Minn.) and obtained by BNA's Daily Report for Executives. The two-page outline offers a glimpse of Oberstar's vision for what he has repeatedly called a "transformational" authorization proposal that is expected to...

2008-09-24 03:00:20

By Stossel, John Unless the government watches closely, the airlines will kill you. That seems to be what many reporters and politicians believe.

2008-09-23 15:00:23

WASHINGTON, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The head of the nation's leading passenger rights organization today urged Congressman James Oberstar (DFL-MN) to give relief to stranded airline passengers as part of emergency legislation re-authorizing the Federal Aviation Administration.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).