Cosponsor the FASTER Act NOW to Stop Congress from Raiding Aviation Security Funding

Our aviation security system desperately needs additional resources to address today’s threat environment. That’s why Congress established an airline passenger fee, the September 11 Security Fee, in order to help finance the cost of securing the nation’s
aviation transportation system. The passenger fee is currently $5.60 per one-way trip and may not exceed $11.20 round trip.

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Cosponsor H.R.4739, the Build America Act of 2018

As Congress reconvenes for the 2nd Session of the 115th Congress, I ask that you join me in prioritizing investments in infrastructure by cosponsoring H.R.4739, the Build America Act of 2018. This legislation expands upon
two very successful merit-based infrastructure grant programs without adding a penny to the national debt.

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A Vision for the Future on Infrastructure

The United States has the opportunity to improve the lives of its citizens and create millions of jobs by making the robust, public investments in our infrastructure. There are examples all around the country of infrastructure that is crumbling and needs
to be rebuilt, whether it is our highways, bridges, transit, airports, high-speed rail, waterways, ports, public schools or harbors. We also need serious investment in drinking water and wastewater systems, as well as energy and telecommunication projects.
By broadening the scope of investments, we can address every facet of Americans’ lives.

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Cosponsor the BUILD Resilience Act

In recent years we have seen communities battered by extreme weather, including storm surge, heavy downpours, and tropical storms. In 2016, the President issued 46 major disaster declarations in 27 States for events ranging from the effects of Hurricane
Matthew on the East Coast, to severe flooding in Kentucky and Louisiana, to wildfires in Tennessee. These catastrophes strain the ability of local authorities to effectively respond and despite advances in disaster preparedness, many communities remain vulnerable
to catastrophic events.

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No Fly For Foreign Fighters Act

I invite you to join me as an original cosponsor of the “No Fly For Foreign Fighters Act,”
legislation that will help keep foreign fighters and terrorists from entering our country through an American airport.

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