WASHINGTON – U.S. Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.), chairman of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, will convene a nominations hearing at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, September 27, 2017, for four presidential nominees subject to Senate confirmation.
- The Honorable Ann Marie Buerkle, of New York, to be Chairman of the Consumer Product Safety Commission
- Rear Admiral (Ret.) Timothy Gallaudet, of California, to be Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere
- Mr. Howard R. Elliott, of Indiana, to be Administrator of the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, Department of Transportation
- Dr. Walter G. Copan, of Colorado, to be Under Secretary of Commerce for Standards and Technology
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
This hearing will take place in Russell Senate Office Building, Room 253. Witness testimony, opening statements, and a live video of the hearing will be available on www.commerce.senate.gov.
NOTE: Time changed from 10:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. on 9/22/2017