Chairman Rockefeller Statement on the Confirmation of Ann D. Begeman to the Surface Transportation Board

April 18, 2011

Chairman RockefellerWASHINGTON, D.C.—Chairman John D. (Jay) Rockefeller IV released this statement on the Senate confirmation of Ann D. Begeman to be a member of the Surface Transportation Board:

“Ms. Begeman is a consummate professional, and an expert on surface transportation issues. I know Ms. Begeman, and I know she’s ready to dive right into the complicated issues that come before the Surface Transportation Board. And while I’m sad to lose her many significant contributions to this Committee, I am pleased that she is headed to a position where the country will continue to benefit from her abilities and dedication.”