Congressmen Burgess Owens And Hank Johnson To Hold Press Conference On Bipartisan Direct Capital Access Act

WHAT: On Tuesday, June 13, Congressman Burgess Owens (R-UT), Congressman Hank Johnson (D-GA), Congressman Blake Moore (R-UT), Congressman John Curtis (R-UT), Congressman Mark Amodei (R-NV), Congresswoman Sara Jacobs (D-CA), Congressman Jack Bergman (R-MI), and members of the Capital Access Alliance (CAA), will hold a press conference to discuss H.R. 3185, The Direct Capital Access Act (The DCA Act), which will improve affordable air travel to Washington, D.C. by modernizing the federal perimeter rule and adding 28 in- and beyond-perimeter flights at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA).  

WHO: Congressman Burgess Owens, The DCA Act co-author

Congressman Hank Johnson, The DCA Act co-author

Congressman Blake Moore, The DCA Act co-sponsor

Congressman John Curtis, The DCA Act co-sponsor

Congressman Mark Amodei, The DCA Act co-sponsor

Congresswoman Sara Jacobs, The DCA Act co-sponsor

Congressman Jack Bergman, The DCA Act co-sponsor

Stuart Waldman, president, Valley Industry and Commerce Association and CAA member

Jenna Saucedo-Herrera, president and CEO, greater:SATX and CAA member

WHEN: Tuesday, June 13, 2023

10:00am ET

WHERE: House Triangle

RSVP: Please email Emma Hall at to RSVP.


Recent Posts

Feb 5, 2024

Utah Congressional Delegation Announces Passport Fairs in Coordination with State Department

Utahns can obtain passport services at five events throughout the state from February 13 – 17 Representative Burgess Owens (UT-04) joined U.S. Senators Mike Lee (R-UT) and Mitt Romney (R-UT), and Representatives John Curtis (UT-03), Blake Moore (UT-01), and Celeste Maloy (UT-02), in coordination with the Department of State, to announce five “Passport Fairs” throughout the […]

Feb 1, 2024

Owens Water Quality Bill Clears T&I Committee

WASHINGTON – The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee included the Water Quality Criteria Development and Transparency Act, introduced by Rep. Burgess Owens (UT-04), in H.R. 7023, the Creating Confidence in Clean Water Permitting Act, which passed out of committee with bipartisan support. Owens’ legislation sets forth clearer procedures for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) […]

Jan 31, 2024

Ed Committee Approves Owens Amendment Enhancing College Cost Reduction Act 

WASHINGTON – Today, the Education and the Workforce Committee passed the College Cost Reduction Act, which includes an amendment by Rep. Burgess Owens (UT-04), chair of the Higher Education and Workforce Development Subcommittee. Owens’ amendment clarifies the calculation of reimbursement payments, improves college transparency provisions, and changes the funding structure of the PROMISE program. “The […]