Committee Announces Hearing for Three Presidential Nominations

Derek Kan (Dept. of Transportation), David Redl (Dept. of Commerce), Robert Sumwalt (NTSB)

June 2, 2017

WASHINGTON - The Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation will hold a nomination hearing at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 8, 2017, for three candidates to fill positions subject to Senate confirmation.
Witnesses (links to candidate questionnaires):
- Derek Kan, of California, to be Under Secretary of Transportation for Policy
- David J. Redl, of New York, to be Assistant Secretary for Communications and Information, Department of Commerce
- Robert L. Sumwalt, III, of South Carolina, to be Member of the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) for a 5-year term expiring December 16, 2021, and to be designated Vice Chairman for a term of 2 years

Hearing Details:
Thursday, June 8, 2017
10:00 a.m.
Full committee nomination hearing
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