The Senate Commerce Committee FAA Reauthorization includes the bipartisan Boxer-Snowe Airline Passengers Bill of Rights, giving passengers the option to safely de-plane after three hours on the tarmac. The Committee is scheduled to take up the measure on TUESDAY, JULY 21 at 2:30 PM in SR-253, Room 253 of the Russell Senate Office Building.
WE NEED YOU TO CALL OR EMAIL THE MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE TO SHOW YOUR SUPPORT FOR THESE IMPORTANT AIRLINE PASSENGER PROTECTIONS.
Urge the Senators to SUPPORT the Airline Passengers Bill of Rights as contained in S. 1451, the Federal Aviation Administration Air Transportation Modernization and Safety Improvement Act.
Below are the Members of the Commerce Committee, with links to their websites. Please register your support by:
r CALLING THE SENATE SWITCHBOARD AT 202-224-3121 (be aware, phone circuits are often busy, but the switchboard will connect you immediately to any Senator’s office you wish)
r CALLING EACH SENATOR’S OFFICE (the names below will link you to their websites)
r EMAILING EACH SENATOR INDIVIDUALLY (again, the names below will link you to their websites, where you will find their emails)
John D. Rockefeller, IV
Daniel K. Inouye
John F. Kerry
Byron L. Dorgan
Frank R. Lautenberg
Kay Bailey Hutchison
Olympia J. Snowe