Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-10th), seeking answers Tuesday morning to the recent fatal derailment of Amtrak #188, expressed frustration Tuesday during the first congressional hearing into the matter.
Specifically, she wanted to know whether the engineer was on his cell phone at the time of the derailment.
"Honored to be a part of the Human Trafficking bill signing ceremony today with the Speaker and my colleagues from the U.S. Senate and House. Next stop, the President’s desk." - Congresswoman Barbara Comstock
Washington, DC - Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) issued the following statement on the passage of the Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act:
Washington, D.C. – The House of Representatives passed the Research and Development Efficiency Act, (H.R.1119) sponsored by Congresswoman Barbara Comstock, by a voice vote. This is a bill to have federal research regulations reviewed for unjustified burdens, unnecessary requirements, and duplication and to recommend cost saving reforms.
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock issued the following statement on the National Defense Authorization Act which passed the House today by a vote of 269 to 151:
Close, but not close enough: Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-10th) said Wednesday that while she appreciates Congress’ efforts, she’d rather see Metro get its annual $150 million from Congress.