Washington, DC - The Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation's Subcommittee on Trade, Tourism, and Economic Development has scheduled a hearing on Canadian Softwood Lumber for Tuesday, February 14, 2006, at 2:30 p.m. in room 562 of the Dirksen Building.
The hearing will review the economic impacts of the Canadian softwood lumber dispute on U.S. industries.
Witness Panel 1
The Honorable Frank LavinUnder Secretary for International TradeU.S. Department of Commerce
The Honorable Susan SchwabDeputy United States Trade RepresentativeOffice of the United States Trade Representative
Witness Panel 2
Mr. Steve SwansonChairmanCoalition for Fair Lumber Imports
Mr. Bill KlutingLegislative RepresentativeWestern Council of Industrial Workers/United Brotherhood of Carpenters
Mr. Barry RutenbergMembers, Board of DirectorsNational Association of Homebuilders