“Full Steam Ahead for Rail: Why Rail is More Relevant Than Ever for Economic and Environmental Progress”

Subcommittee: Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials Date: Wednesday, March 10, 2021 Time: 11:00 AM Location: 2167 Rayburn House Office Building and Virtually


The hearing will explore the importance of rail to the U.S. economy and as a tool to mitigate climate change.


  1. Ms. Shannon Valentine
    Secretary of Transportation
    The Commonwealth of Virginia
  2. Ms. Caren Kraska
    Arkansas & Missouri Railroad
  3. Mr. Greg Regan
    Transportation Trades Department, AFL-CIO (TTD)
  4. Mr. Tom Williams
    Group Vice President for Consumer Products
    BNSF Railway