Houston Officials Seek New Light-Rail Funding Mechanisms
- DeLay's Metro Anti-Legacy. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;4/11/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32358, p27
The article reports that Republican Representative Tom DeLay, who will leave the political office, will be remembered in the municipal market for his disapproval to federal funding for a starter rail line in Houston, Texas. He wrote a clause in the 2001 federal transportation appropriations bill...
- ROAD BATTLE: FAIR VERSUS SHARE. Friel, Brian // National Journal;8/30/2003, Vol. 35 Issue 35, p2632
Reports that U.S. Representative Tom DaLey (R-Texas) is leading a coalition of lawmakers bent on increasing their states' shares of federal highway fund. State which receive high shares of federal highway fund; Discussion on the issue; States which give a significant portion of money to other...
- SPUN from the WEB. // Caribbean Business;10/23/2003, Vol. 31 Issue 42, p74
Reports on political developments in Puerto Rico, as of October 2003. Unconstitutionality of local laws that prohibit the use of foreign cement in construction projects financed with public funds; Request made by a nonprofit law firm to the Internal Revenue Service to investigate the...
- Tom DeLay works for PCOs. // Pest Control;Feb95, Vol. 63 Issue 2, p25
Reports that pest control operator Tom DeLay was named as Majority Whip, the third highest post in the House of Representatives. DeLay's work in behalf of the pest control industry.
- We know who you are. // Human Events;6/28/96, Vol. 52 Issue 24, p24
Reports on the alleged plans of Republican Representative Tom DeLay to pressure corporations to donate to business-friendly Republicans rather than to Democrats for the 1996 election campaign.
- Son of Gingrich. Stanglin, Douglas; Robinson, Linda // U.S. News & World Report;12/26/94, Vol. 117 Issue 25, p22
Reports that Rep. Tom DeLay, the House Republican whip in the new Congress, is canvassing conservatives for ideas for a follow-on legislative blueprint to the `Contract With America.' Examples of ideas that have been proposed.
- Tom DeLay. Burka, Paul // Texas Monthly;Sep96, Vol. 24 Issue 9, p128
Features Republican Representative Tom DeLay as one of `Texas Monthly' magazine's top-twenty Texans of 1996. Why DeLay, the majority whip of the United States House of Representatives, has the nickname Hammer; His role in the so-called Republican revolution; How DeLay, who is both a hard-line...
- Rep. Tom D. DeLay, R-Texas. // National Journal;6/14/97, Vol. 29 Issue 24, p1187
Profiles Representative Tom D. DeLay of Texas. Responsibilities to the Republican party and Newt Gingrich; Major achievements; Highlights of political career; Comments from colleagues.
- The Taxonomist. McIntyre, Robert S. // American Prospect;1/1/2001, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p9
Deals with the plans of U.S. presidential candidate George W. Bush to phase out tax on wealth over a five-year period as of January 2001. Speculations on the motives of Bush and House Minority Tom DeLay in delaying passage of the 2001 budget; Proposal of Bush during the presidential campaign...