Latest Jim Oberstar Stories

2014-05-04 12:20:23

FREDERICKSBURG, Va., May 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Traffic Safety Services Association (ATSSA) and its members sadly mourn the passing of former House Transportation

2014-05-03 20:20:31

CHICAGO, May 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines Chairman, President and CEO Jeff Smisek issued the following statement today concerning the news of the death of former U.S. Rep.

2014-05-03 16:20:22

ATLANTA, May 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) CEO Richard Anderson released the following statement today following the news that former U.S. Rep.

2011-06-13 08:45:00

ST. PAUL, Minn., June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- GTT -- a worldwide leader in emergency vehicle preemption (EVP) and transit signal priority (TSP) systems -- today announced the appointment of Jim Oberstar, as Senior Strategic Advisor. During his 36-year tenure serving Minnesota in the U.S.

2010-10-29 08:00:00

50 Percent of Student Body Regularly Travels to School on Foot or Bicycle CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Oct.

2010-07-30 15:27:00

WASHINGTON, July 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi spoke on the House floor this afternoon in support of two pieces of legislation in response to the disastrous BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

2010-04-28 10:00:00

78 Members of Congress Lend Their Voices to Growing Momentum to Fight Pollution and Poverty as Critical May 5th Congressional Hearing Approaches WASHINGTON, April 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Congressman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) today earned immediate praise from an unprecedented national coalition of more than 100 environmental, public health, labor, and community groups for a letter he sent to Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman James Oberstar (D-MN) and Ranking Member John...

2010-03-17 17:08:00

What Backroom Deal Did Speaker Pelosi and President Obama Offer? WASHINGTON, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today and yesterday three self-proclaimed pro-lifers, U.S. Reps.

2010-03-10 15:50:00

Aggressive Action Taken by Union Safeguards Benefits WASHINGTON, March 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Federation of Government Employees today expressed thanks to H.R.

2009-10-28 11:53:00

Idled by Recession, Bulldozers Caravan to Washington Urging Congress to Act Now on a Highway Bill WASHINGTON, Oct.

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