ABOVE: Rep. Petri talks with a local mother while walking with students to Omro Middle School on October 11 as part of the Safe Routes to School program
Petri Says FAA Indecisive on Air Traffic Modernization Effort 12/1/2010
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has failed to make critical decisions and set clear goals for the development of the Next Generation Air Transportation System (NextGen), according to a new government report.
Petri Blasts Process for Moving Postal Facility, Requests Audit 11/29/2010
UPDATE: Click here to see Rep. Petri share his concerns about the proposed closing following the public hearing on Nov. 23.
Asian Carp Bill Due On House Floor 11/29/2010
Representative Tom Petri reports that legislation already approved by the Senate is due on the floor of the House of Representatives to explicitly ban the importation of Asian carp.
Petri to Hold Medicare Meetings 11/29/2010
Rep. Petri is asking Medicare recipients to mark their calendars. The Congressman has scheduled a series of public meetings on Medicare for Thursday, December 9, and Friday, December 10. This will be an opportunity especially to learn about prescription drug coverage during Medicare's "open season" for drug plans when recipients can choose among different options.
Library of Congress Traveling Exhibit Coming to Fond du Lac 11/24/2010
Congressman Tom Petri reports that the Library of Congress is sending a traveling exhibition to Fond du Lac. "For those who can't get to Washington, a bit of Washington is coming to you, so come have a look," he said.