Federal Transit Administration Anniversary
Secretary Pena spoke at a ceremony marking the 35th anniversary of the Federal Transit Administration. He talked about the development of mass transit and future needs of different populations.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Speed Davis Executive Director National Council on Disability
- Nelson Diaz General Counsel Department of Housing and Urban Development->Office of the General Counsel
- Mortimer L. Downey Deputy Secretary Department of Transportation
- Lucy Garliauskas President Women's Transportation Seminar
- Jack Gilstrap Executive Vice President American Public Transportation Assn.
- Roy Kienitz Assistant Director Surface Transportation Policy Project->Federal Relations
- Gordon Linton Administrator Federal Transit Administration
- Federico Pena Secretary Department of Transportation
- Deborah Price President Conference of Minority Transportation Officials
- David Raphael Executive Director Community Transportation Assn. of Amer.
- Janette Sadik-Khan Deputy Administrator Federal Transit Administration
- Edward Wytkind Executive Director AFL-CIO->Transportation Trades Department
Priorities & Programs: Open Forum
Transportation Department Budget
Secretary Pena talked with reporters about the Transportation Department budget. He took questions from the press.
Secretary Pena talked about transportation issues, the U.S. economy and federal-state relationships.
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