Committee Announces Nomination Hearing for Secretary of Department of Transportation

January 15, 2021

WASHINGTON – U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., chairman of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, will convene a nomination hearing on Thursday, January 21, 2021 to consider the presidential nomination of Peter Buttigieg to be Secretary of the United States Department of Transportation.


  • Mr. Peter Buttigieg, of Indiana, to be Secretary of Department of Transportation 

*Witness list subject to change 

Hearing Details:

Thursday, January 21, 2021
10:00 a.m.
Full Committee 

This hearing will take place in the Russell Senate Office Building 253. Witness testimony, opening statements, and a live video of the hearing will be available on

*In order to maintain physical distancing as advised by the Office of the Attending Physician, seating for credentialed press will be limited throughout the course of the hearing. Due to current limited access to the Capitol complex, the general public is encouraged to view this hearing via the live stream.