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Senator John D. (Jay) Rockefeller IV, Chairman
For Immediate Release – May 5, 2011
Contact: Jena Longo 202-224-8374
COMMERCE COMMITTEE ANNOUNCES HEARING ON MANUFACTURING OUR WAY TO A STRONGER ECONOMY
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Senator John D. (Jay) Rockefeller IV, Chairman of the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, today announced a second in a series of Commerce Committee hearings focusing on manufacturing in America and the ways in which the government and industry can strengthen the sector and promote job growth.
MANUFACTURING OUR WAY TO A STRONGER ECONOMY
Date: Wednesday, May 11, 2011
Hearing Start Time: 2:00 p.m.
Press Pre-Set Time: 1:45 p.m.
Location: Room 253, Russell Senate Office Building
Dr. Stephanie Burns, Chairman and CEO, Dow-Corning Corporation
Mr. Leo W. Gerard, International President, The United Steel, Paper and Forestry, Rubber, Manufacturing, Energy, Allied Industrial and Service Workers International Union (United Steelworkers)
Mr. Mike Rowe, Creator, Executive Producer and Host, Discovery Channel’s DIRTY JOBS
*Witness list is subject to additions and not necessarily in order of appearance.
Individuals with disabilities who require an auxiliary aid or service, including closed captioning service for webcast hearings, should contact Collenne Wider at 202-224-5511 at least three business days in advance of the hearing date.
~ Mr. Rowe goes to Washington