Washington, D.C., Metrorail Safety

Paul Wiedefeld, Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) general manager, testified before a House Oversight and Government Reformread more

Paul Wiedefeld, Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) general manager, testified before a House Oversight and Government Reform subcommittee to provide an update on DC Metrorail’s current maintenance initiative known as SafeTrack. He informed the committee that two independent prosecutors have been appointed to investigate whether Metro workers falsified inspection reports. Mr. Wiedefeld also addressed efforts to eliminate WMATA’s funding gap, reduce train delays, and increase overall ridership. Other witnesses included WMATA board of directors chair Jack Evans and officials from the National Transportation Safety Board, the Federal Transit Administration, and the Amalgamated Transit Union. close

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House Committee
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House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 02, 2016 | 9:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Dec 14, 2016 | 4:27pm EST | C-SPAN 3

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  • Dec 02, 2016 | 9:00am EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Dec 02, 2016 | 9:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
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  • Dec 02, 2016 | 9:09pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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  • Dec 08, 2016 | 11:22pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 09, 2016 | 5:24am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 14, 2016 | 4:27pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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