400+ Transportation Construction Executives to Push Congress for Final Highway &Transit Bill
House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee Chairman John Mica (R-Fla.), Ranking Member Nick J. Rahall (D-W.Va.), and freshman Reid Ribble (R-Wis.) will share their perspectives May 30 on the pending surface transportation reauthorization bill during the 2012 Transportation Construction Coalition (TCC) Washington “fly-in.” All three are members of the highway/transit bill conference committee.
More than 400 transportation construction industry executives—including contractors, engineers, traffic safety professionals, manufacturers, suppliers, public officials and union members—are expected to descend on Capitol Hill as part of May 30-31 annual TCC event. They will meet with members of Congress and their staffs to urge final support of the overdue transportation bill.
WHO: Rep. John Mica (R-Fla.)
Rep. Nick J. Rahall (D-W.Va.)
Rep. Reid Ribble (R-Wis.)
WHAT: Progress report on the surface transportation bill conference committee negotiations.
WHEN: Rep. Mica: Wednesday, May 30, 2:30 p.m., EST
Rep. Ribble, Wednesday, May 30, 3:30 p.m., EST
Rep. Rahall: Wednesday, May 30, 4:30 p.m., EST
WHERE: The Marriott Metro Center, Grand Ballroom, 775 12th Street, N.W., Washington, D.C.