Late last year, the Senate Commerce Committee voted unanimously to approve a bipartisan bill to make it easier for rail shippers to make their case before the STB. I hope the House will take up this important debate and acknowledge the incredibly important role the freight rail industry plays in transporting goods throughout the United States.
Rep. Tim Walz (D-Minn.) is a member of the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee.
James Jones, communications director for DC Vote, tapes a "DC Constituents Service Day" sign on the wall as he stands with other DC residents outside of Rep. Andy Harris's office on Capitol Hill to protest Harris' actions against D.C.'s marijuana laws on Thursday, July 24, 2014. DC Vote encouraged DC residents to bring their complaints about city services to the Maryland congressman.