January 31, 2011
Look for opportunities in this issue's classifieds, which include 3 notices; 16 bids & proposals; and 11 employment ads for positions including a state chief of public transportation, director of finance and marketing, and a chief information officer!
T&I Announces Subcommittee Chairs, Ranking Members
Reps. John Mica (R-FL), chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure (T&I) Committee, and Nick J. Rahall (D-WV), ranking member of the committee, have announced the chairs and ranking members of the six T&I subcommittees.
Rep. John J. Duncan Jr. (R-TN) will chair the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit, while Rep. Peter A. DeFazio (D-OR), who chaired the subcommittee in the previous Congress, will be the ranking member.
For the Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials, Rep. Bill Shuster (R-PA) was named chairman and Rep. Corrine Brown (D-FL), another former subcommittee chair, is ranking member.
Rep. Thomas E. Petri (R-WI) has been named chairman of the Aviation Subcommittee, with Rep. Jerry F. Costello (D-IL), a past subcommittee chair, as ranking member.
Freshman Rep. Jeff Denham (R-CA) assumes the chairmanship of the Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management. Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) similarly moves from chairwoman to ranking member.
The Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation will be chaired by Rep. Frank LoBiondo (R-NJ), with Rep. Rick Larsen (D-WA) as ranking member.
Freshman Rep. Bob Gibbs (R-OH) is the incoming chairman of the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment, while Rep. Timothy H. Bishop (D-NY) serves as ranking member.