Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies

Rep. David PriceDavid Price (NC), Ranking Member

Mike Quigley (IL)

Tim Ryan (OH)

Henry Cuellar (TX)




Department of Housing and Urban Development

Department of Transportation

Related Agencies

Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board

Federal Maritime Commission

National Transportation Safety Board

Neighborhood Reinvestment Corporation

United States Interagency Council on Homelessness

Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority

Recent Activity

December 9, 2014 Press Release


2014 Omnibus:            $50.9 billion

2015 Request:             $59.9 billion

2015 Omnibus:            $53.8 billion                                          


Highlights and key points:

September 16, 2014 Press Release
While it was my sincere hope that we could have completed action on all twelve Appropriations bills before the end of the fiscal year, I understand Chairman Rogers desire to quickly pass this CR and prevent another disastrous government shutdown.
June 9, 2014 Press Release

Mr. Chairman, I yield myself such time as I may consume.   

I am pleased that we are beginning consideration of HR 4745, the FY 2015 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies Appropriations bill. 

May 21, 2014 Press Release

Thank you, Mr. Chairman.

First, I would like to thank Mr. Latham and Mr. Pastor for including language in the manager’s amendment that designates some unexpended funds at the FRA for activities related to improving the rail transport of energy products like crude oil.

May 7, 2014 Press Release

Thank you Mr. Chairman. 

I want to thank you for listening to our concerns and for keeping an open dialogue as we have moved through the process. 

The Chairman received a tough allocation.  On paper, it looks like the allocation is nearly $1.2 billion higher than last year.  Don’t be deceived.

March 14, 2014 Press Release

I would like to thank Chairman Latham and Ranking Member Pastor and welcome Secretary Foxx.

First, I want to commend the work of Chairman Latham and Ranking Member Pastor who have both announced that this will be their last Congress. Iowa and Arizona along with this Committee have benefitted greatly from their service. They will be sorely missed.

March 4, 2014 Press Release

Congresswoman Nita Lowey (D-NY), Ranking Democrat on the House Appropriations Committee, today issued the following statement on President Obama’s FY 2015 budget request:

February 27, 2014 Press Release

The State of Arizona, the Appropriations Committee, and all of Congress have benefitted from the hard work, dedication, and wisdom of Congressman Ed Pastor (D-AZ).  As Ranking Democrat on the Transportation and Housing and Urban Development Subcommittee, he has fought to invest in our nation’s roads and bridges, transportation safety, and affordable housing.  He has been a champion for comprehe

January 15, 2014 Press Release

2013 enacted level:               $51.8 billion

2014 Committee mark:         $44.1 billion

2014 Omnibus:                       $50.9 billion

July 30, 2013 Press Release
What a difference a year makes! Last year, Chairman Latham put forward a responsible bill that invested in our nation's infrastructure and took care of the housing needs of our most vulnerable citizens. The bill we consider today, which is $7.7 billion below the FY 2013 CR level and $13.9 billion below the President's request, is a stark contrast.