Transportation Secretary


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Noun1.Transportation Secretary - the person who holds the secretaryship of the Department of Transportation; "Johnson appointed Alan S. Boyd as the first Transportation Secretary"
secretary - a person who is head of an administrative department of government
2.Transportation Secretary - the position of the head of the Department of Transportation; "the post of Transportation Secretary was created in 1966"
secretaryship - the position of secretary
United States Cabinet, US Cabinet - a board to advise the President; members are the secretaries of executive departments; the United States constitution does not provide for the cabinet
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'To say there is a shortage, that is not correct,' Transportation Secretary Tugade told BusinessMirror during the sidelines of the Seafarers Family International Congress at the Manila Hotel.
Six officials of the Coast Guard and Maritime Industry Authority (Marina) have been relieved following the triple sea tragedy at the Iloilo Strait that killed 31 people, Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade said on Wednesday.
Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana and Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade led the turn-over and blessing ceremony on Thursday in its headquarters in Manila where some of the new boats, vehicles and other equipment were put on display.
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Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao announced Thursday.The Federal Aviation Administration has awarded a $7 million grant to Newark Liberty International Airport, U.S.
Opponents of the provision questioned FHWA's authority to issue the requirement at the time and had asked Transportation Secretary Chao to consider rescinding it as the regulation went beyond the conditions outlined in the surface transportation authorization legislation, MAP-21.
Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao joined Georgia Governor Nathan Deal late last month to mark the earlier than projected completion of an emergency Georgia Department of Transportation contract, Interstate 85 over Piedmont Road Bridges, in Atlanta.
31 (https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/trafficandcommuting/trumps-transportation-secretary-pick-elaine-chao-confirmed-in-senate-with-some-top-democrats-balking/2017/01/31/a15c7604-df42-11e6-ad42-f3375f271c9c_story.html?utm_term=.30072567a600) confirmation , Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao said she planned to take a look at (https://www.transportation.gov/AV/av-fact-sheet-vehicle-performance-guidance) guidance from the previous administration on safety measures for makers of self-driving cars, which (https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-09-20/self-driving-cars-must-meet-15-benchmarks-in-new-u-s-guidance) some have criticized as being too lenient.
The 63-year-old Chao was deputy Transportation Secretary under George H.W.
Department of Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced that 18 projects in 15 states have been awarded almost $800 million in federal grants through the Fostering Advancements in Shipping and Transportation for the Long-term Advancement of National Efficiencies (FASTLANE) program.
In a statement, Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx said "DOT strongly encourages comment from the public on how to best respond to this national health and transportation safety issue."

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