The push for new regulations comes in response to a series of accidents.
The six drones were deemed "unsuitable for operational use."
A watchdog reported a felon was cleared for the TSA's PreCheck program last year.
Sens. Maria Cantwell and Tammy Baldwin want to regulate the content of the oil itself.
Travel groups are pushing to increase the fee that is used to pay for airport improvements.
The push follows a recent machete attack at the New Orleans airport.
The FAA is struggling to meet a deadline to replace WWII-era radar technology.
The audit comes as lawmakers are struggling to pay for an extension of funding.
Satirical website The Onion recently mocked Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx.
Rep. Lou Barletta says the Transportation Department’s current system is flawed.
The Vermont senator said he his amendment would "create or maintain" roughly nine million jobs.
The U.S. Conference of Mayors is trying to avoid a construction shutdown.
Rep. Bennie Thompson grilled TSA officials about a passenger's expedited screening.
A video shows Del. Holmes Norton pulling into a slanted parking spot head-on.
The measure would clarify ownership of information collected by vehicle data recorders.
The measure would give railroads an extra five years to automate their trains.
At least two Americans were aboard the German jetliner that crashed in the French Alps.
An FAA waiver was "obsolete" by the time Amazon received it, it said.
The budget amendment to boost spending was rejected in a 45-52 vote.
Obama called the Germanwings crash in the French Alps "heartbreaking."
The expedited screening program is available at 31 U.S. airports.
The jet was flying from Barcelona to Dusseldorf, Germany.
The lawmakers want Amtrak and transit included in a DOT funding bill.
The FAA is holding a "virtual career fair" for flight controllers.