Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Good afternoon Sisters and Brothers.
Harry Lombardo, President of the Transport Workers Union International, will be testifying before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs on behalf of all Transport Workers Union Members on on the importance of reauthorizing MAP-21, the federal surface transportation funding legislation. This is the first time a President of TWU has been asked to testify before Congress in recent memory.
The hearing can be viewed live by going to http://www.banking.senate.gov/public/ and clicking on the “Watch Live Hearing” link in the middle of the page (just note that the “Watch Live Hearing” link will only be available once the Committee hearing begins).
The hearing begins at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 23, 2015 and President Lombardo will be the fourth out of four people to testify.
You can get more information by visiting TWU's Facebook and Twitter page @transportworker. Please share this information with your sisters and brothers.