Rep. LaTourette to Head House Rail Subcommittee

Rep. LaTourette To Head House Rail Subcommittee

As the 109th Congress convenes the House Railroads Subcommittee of the Transportation and Infrastructure Full Committee will be headed by Rep. Steve LaTourette (R-OH). He replaces Rep. Jack Quinn (R-NY) who retired from Congress.

Rep. LaTourette was first elected to Congress in 1994. Since 2000, he has been chairman of the T&I subcommittee overseeing economic development, public buildings and emergency management. Rep. LaTourette has a 44% Right RCPL voting record through the 108th Congress.

Rep. Don Young (R-AK) continues as the Chairman of the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, Rep. James Oberstar (D-MN) will continue as the ranking Democratic member and Rep. Corrine Brown (D-FL) continues as the ranking Democratic member on the railroad subcommittee

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