Witnesses testified about transportation safety and the trucking industry. Among the topics they addressed were driver fatigue, truck size, Southern border crossing, and hazardous material transportation.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Joseph Clapp Administrator Department of Transportation->Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
- Jacqueline S. Gillan Vice President Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety
- Matthew Hodapp President Minnesota State Patrol Troopers Association
- Timothy P. Lynch President and CEO Motor Freight Carriers Assn.
- James "Jim" McGovern U.S. Representative [D] Massachusetts
- Eugene Ofstead Member Transportation Research Board
- Todd Spencer Executive Vice President Owner Operator Independent Drivers Assn.
- Paul Sullivan Member Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance
- Barbra Windsor Chief Executive Officer Hahn Transportation
- Shelley Berkley U.S. Representative [D] Nevada
- Robert "Bob" Borski U.S. Representative [D] Pennsylvania
- Shelley Moore Capito U.S. Representative [R] West Virginia
- Howard Coble U.S. Representative [R] North Carolina
- John James Duncan Jr. U.S. Representative [R] Tennessee
- Michael "Mike" Honda U.S. Representative [D] California
- John Mica U.S. Representative [R] Florida
- James L. Oberstar U.S. Representative [D] Minnesota
- William "Bill" J. Pascrell Jr. U.S. Representative [D] New Jersey
- Thomas "Tom" Petri U.S. Representative [R] Wisconsin
- Michael "Mike" Rogers U.S. Representative [R] Michigan
- William "Bill" Shuster U.S. Representative [R] Pennsylvania
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