Nominations Hearing

March 18, 2010

Nomination

253 Russell Senate Office Building

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation announces the following full committee hearing on nominations.

Nominees to include*

Panel I

Vice Admiral Robert J. Papp, Jr., to be Commandant of the United States Coast Guard, U.S. Department of Homeland Security 

Panel II

Dr. Larry Robinson, to be the Assistant Secretary for Oceans and Atmosphere, U.S. Department of Commerce

Dr. Earl F. Weener, to be a Member of the National Transportation Safety Board

Dr. Michael F. Tillman, to be a Member of the U.S. Marine Mammal Commission

Dr. Daryl J. Boness, to be Chairman and Reappointed to the U.S. Marine Mammal Commission

Mr. Jeffrey R. Moreland, to be a Director of the Amtrak Board of Directors

*PLEASE NOTE: List of nominees subject to changes prior to scheduled hearing.

 

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Webcast

Majority Statement

  • Chairman John D. (Jay) Rockefeller IV

    U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

Minority Statement

  • Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison

    U.S. Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Witness Panel 1

  • Vice Admiral Robert J. Papp Jr.

    to be Commandant of the United States Coast Guard
    U.S. Department of Homeland Security
    Papp Testimony (2.82 MB)

Witness Panel 2

  • Dr. Larry Robinson

    to be Assistant Secretary for Oceans and Atmosphere
    U.S. Department of Commerce
    Robinson Testimony (151.30 KB)
  • Dr. Earl F. Weener

    to be a Member of the National Transportation Safety Board
    Weener Testimony (73.92 KB)
  • Dr. Michael F. Tillman

    to be a Member of the U.S. Marine Mammal Commission
  • Dr. Daryl J. Boness

    to be Chairman and Reappointed to the U.S. Marine Mammal Commission
    Boness Testimony (95.16 KB)
  • Mr. Jeffrey R. Moreland

    to be Director of the Amtrak Board of Directors