"I am hopeful that this bipartisan action will pave the way for more cooperation when it comes to fixing our infrastructure," stated Lipinski.
"I welcome United's new passenger policy as progress in improving the treatment of their flying customers," said Lipinski.
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"Our tax dollars should be putting Americans to work, not those in foreign countries," said Lipinski.
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A bill to roll back an Obama-era regulation on transportation planning is headed to President Donald Trump's desk, letting lead sponsors Sen. Tammy Duckworth and Rep. Dan Lipinski of Western Springs take a victory lap.
A bill to repeal regulatory mandates on Metropolitan Planning Organizations (MPOs) and keep decision-making authority for transportation improvements at the local level overwhelmingly passed the U.S. House of Representatives by a vote of 417 to 3 today.
Southwest Side Democrat Dan Lipinski said the plan "will not fly. It appears to greatly increase our debt. It's a wish list."