Emerging Threats to Rail Security

June 14, 2011

253 Russell Senate Office Building

Acela TrainWASHINGTON, D.C.—Senator John D. (Jay) Rockefeller IV, Chairman of the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, announces a full committee hearing on emerging threats to rail security. Please note the hearing will also be webcast live via the Senate Commerce Committee website at http://commerce.senate.gov. Refresh the Commerce Committee homepage 10 minutes prior to the scheduled start time to view the webcast. 

Individuals with disabilities who require an auxiliary aid or service, including closed captioning service for webcast hearings, should contact Collenne Wider at 202-224-5511 at least three business days in advance of the hearing date.


Majority Statement

  • Chairman John D. (Jay) Rockefeller IV

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

Witness Panel 1

  • The Honorable John S. Pistole

    Transportation Security Administration
    Pistole Testimony (104.58 KB)
  • Mr. Stephen M. Lord

    Director of Homeland Security and Justice Issues
    U.S. Government Accountability Office
    Lord Testimony (372.69 KB)
  • Mr. John J. O'Connor

    Vice President & Chief of Police
    Amtrak Police Department
    O'Connor Testimony (544.88 KB)