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Hastings calls FAA Decision to Accelerate South Florida TRACON Consolidation Plan “Reprehensible”
Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Alcee L. Hastings (D-Miramar) today wrote to Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Administrator Marion Blakey reacting to an apparent FAA decision to accelerate the consolidation/co-location of the Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) Terminal Radar Approach Control (TRACON) center to Miami International Airport (MIA). [Read more]
House Overwhelmingly Approves Hastings Amendment Blocking FAA from Moving PBI TRACON
Washington, DC – The U.S. House of Representatives today overwhelmingly approved an amendment authored by U.S. Representative Alcee L. Hastings (D-Miramar) blocking the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) from moving Palm Beach International Airport’s Terminal Radar Approach Control (TRACON) system to Miami International Airport. [Read more]
Hastings Introduces Legislation Investing $2.6 Billion in Affordable Housing Credits and Incentives
Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Alcee L. Hastings (D-Miramar) today introduced the Workforce Housing Act (WHA) of 2006, legislation which will dramatically increase the availability of affordable housing in South Florida and throughout the country. [Read more]
Hastings Calls on FAA to Reverse Palm Beach International Airport Radar Relocation Plan
West Palm Beach, FL – Following the lead of U.S. Representative Alcee L. Hastings (D-Miramar), the Palm Beach County Congressional Delegation today expressed its opposition to the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) plan to transition the airport’s Terminal Radar Approach Control (TRACON) from Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) to Miami International Airport (MIA). [Read more]
Hastings and Wexler Urge HHS Secretary to Immediately Restore HIV/AIDS Funding for Palm Beach County
West Palm Beach, FL - U.S. Representative Alcee L. Hastings (D-Miramar) and U.S. Representative Robert Wexler (D-Boca Raton) today called on Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Michael Leavitt to immediately reinstate the over $1.2 million in funding cuts for HIV/AIDS patients living in Palm Beach County. [Read more]
Hastings Leads Democratic Charges that Dubai Deal Reinforces Arab Boycott Against Israel
Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Alcee L. Hastings (D-FL) led House Democrats today in condemning the Bush Administration’s agreement with Dubai Ports World because the deal reinforces the Arab boycott against Israel and the United Arab Emirates funding of Hamas. [Read more]