Rebuilding Infrastructure in America: Administration Perspectives

U.S. Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.), chairman of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, will convene a hearing titled, “Rebuilding Infrastructure in America: Administration Perspectives,” at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, March 14, 2018. The hearing will focus on the Administration’s infrastructure proposal, including a discussion of various policy reforms, permitting improvements, and program ideas outlined in the White House’s proposal.


  • Secretary Elaine Chao, U.S. Department of Transportation
  • Secretary Wilbur Ross, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • Secretary Alexander Acosta, U.S. Department of Labor
  • Secretary Sonny Perdue, U.S. Department of Agriculture
  • Secretary Rick Perry, U.S. Department of Energy

*Witness list subject to change.

Hearing Details:

Wednesday, March 14, 2018
10:00 a.m.
Full Committee
Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 106 

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Majority Statement

  • Chairman John Thune

Minority Statement

  • Bill Nelson