U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., chairman of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, will convene a hearing titled, “Our Blue Economy: Successes and Opportunities,” at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, March 27, 2019. The hearing will examine stakeholder perspectives on marine economic development and the need for federal investments in ocean technologies and fisheries.
- The Honorable Phil Bryant, Governor, State of Mississippi
- Mr. Michael Conathan, Executive Director, Aspen Institute, Aspen High Seas Initiative
- Mr. Scott Deal, President and Chief Executive Officer, Maverick Boats
*Witness list subject to change
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
This hearing will take place in the Dirksen Senate Office Building G50. Witness testimony, opening statements, and a live video of the hearing will be available on www.commerce.senate.gov.
*Note: Witness added on 3/22/19
*Note: Witness added on 3/25/19
Chairman Roger Wicker
Witness Panel 1
The Honorable Phil BryantGovernorState of Mississippi
Mr. Michael ConathanExecutive DirectorAspen Institute, Aspen High Seas Initiative
Mr. Scott DealPresident and Chief Executive OfficerMaverick Boats
Ranking Member Maria Cantwell