“The Cost of Doing Nothing: Why Investing in Our Nation’s Infrastructure Cannot Wait”

Date: Thursday, February 7, 2019 Time: 09:30 AM Location: HVC 210, Capitol Visitor Center


Background Information


Panel 1:

The Honorable Tim Walz, Governor, State of Minnesota; on behalf of the National Governors Association TESTIMONY

The Honorable Eric Garcetti, Mayor, City of Los Angeles, CA; on behalf of the United States Conerence of Mayors TESTIMONY

The Honorable Ray LaHood, Co-Chair, Building America’s Future, Former Secretary, United States Department of Transportation TESTIMONY

Panel 2:

Mr. Richard Anderson, President and Chief Executive Officer, Amtrak TESTIMONY

The Honorable Eric K. Fanning, President and Chief Executive Officer, Aerospace Industries Association TESTIMONY

Mr. Lawrence J. Krauter, Chief Executive Officer, Spokane International Airport TESTIMONY

Ms. Angela Lee, Director, Charlotte Water; on behalf of The Water Environment Federation and The National Association of Clean Water Agencies TESTIMONY

Mr. Rich McArdle, President, UPS Freight; on behalf of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce TESTIMONY

Ms. Kristin Meira, Executive Director, Pacific Northwest Waterways Association (PNWA) TESTIMONY

Mr. Larry I. Willis, President, Transportation Trades Department, AFL-CIO TESTIMONY

More information about the hearing, including testimony, additional background information, and live webcast, will be posted here as it becomes available.