Congressional Testimony from OneRail Members

Feb 23 2016
Timothy H. Hoeffner, Director of Rail, Michigan Department of Transportation testified before the Committee on Commerce's Subcommittee on Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety, and Security on “Passenger Rail: Opportunities and Challenges for the National...
May 13 2015
On May 13, 2015, Ms. Linda Darr, President of the American Short Line and Regional Railroad Association (ASLRRA), testified before the House Committee on Transporation and Infrastructure's Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines & Hazardous Materials at a hearing on the "35th Anniversary...
May 13 2015
On May 13, 2015, Mr. Ed Hamberger, President and and CEO of the Association of American Railroads, testified before the House Committee on Transporation and Infrastructure's Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines & Hazardous Materials at a hearing on the "35th Anniversary of the...
Apr 29 2015
On April 29, 2015, Ms. Patricia Quinn, Chair, the States for Passenger Rail Coalition, Inc., (SPRC), testified before the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies at markup on the "FY 2016 Transportation, Housing and Urban...
Apr 23 2015
On April 23, 2015, Mr. Michael Melaniphy, President and and CEO of the American Public Transportation Association, testified before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs at a hearing on "Surface Transportation Reauthorization: Building on the Successes of MAP-21 to Deliver...
Feb 12 2015
On February 12, 2015, Mr. Jim Matthews, President and and CEO of the National Association of Railroad Passengers, testified before the Senate Commerce's Subcommittee on Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety, and Security at a hearing on "Improving the Performance of...
Feb 3 2015
On February 3, 2015, Mr. Ed Hamberger, President and and CEO of the Association of American Railroads, testified before the House Committee on Transporation and Infrastructure's Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines & Hazardous Materials at a hearing to "Examine the Effects of the U.S...
Jun 27 2013
On June 27, 2013, Mr. John Tolman, Vice President and National Legislative Representative of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainemen, testified before the House Transportation and Infrastructure SubCommittee on Railroads, Pipelines and Hazardous Materials at a hearing on "National...
Jun 27 2013
On June 27, 2013, Mr. Michael Melaniphy, President of the American Public Transportation Association, testified before the House Transportation and Infrastructure SubCommittee on Railroads, Pipelines and Hazardous Materials at a hearing on "National Rail Policy: Examining Goals, Objectives, and...
Jun 27 2013
On June 27, 2013, Mr. Ed Hamberger, President and and CEO of the Association of American Railroads, testified before the House House Transportation and Infrastructure SubCommittee on Railroads, Pipelines and Hazardous Materials at a hearing on "National Rail Policy: Examining Goals, Objectives, and...
Jun 26 2013
On June 26, 2013, Mr. Ed Hamberger, President and and CEO of the Association of American Railroads, testified before the House Committee on Transporation and Infrastructure's Panel on 21st Century Freight Transportation at a hearing on "How Logistics Facilitate an Efficient Freight Transportation...
May 21 2013
On May 21, 2013, Mr. Ross B. Capon, President and Chief Executive Officer of the National Association of Railroad Passengers (NARP), testified before the Subcommittee on Railroads, Piplines, and Hazardous Materials at a hearing on "Understanding the Cost Drivers of Passenger Rail."  Mr. Capon'...
Mar 5 2013
On March 5, 2013, Mr. James Stem, National Legislative Director of the SMART - Transportation Division, testified before the Subcommittee on Railroads, Piplines, and Hazardous Materials at a hearing on "Freight and Passenger Rail in America's Transportation System." Mr. Stem's full written...
Mar 5 2013
On March 5, 2013, Mr. Paul Hammond, Secretary of Transporation at the Washington State Department of Transportation, testified before the Subcommittee on Railroads, Piplines, and Hazardous Materials at a hearing on "Freight and Passenger Rail in America's Transportation System." Mr. Hammond's full...
Mar 5 2013
On March 5, 2013, Mr. Ed Hamberger, President and and CEO of the Association of American Railroads, testified before the Subcommittee on Railroads, Piplines, and Hazardous Materials at a hearing on "Freight and Passenger Rail in America's Transportation System."  Mr. Hambereger's full written...