NACD Press Release


Arlington, VA
January 31, 2017
Matthew McKinney
(703) 527-6223 x3074

NACD Congratulates Secretary Chao on U.S. Senate Confirmation

Today, NACD issued the following statement on Elaine Chao’s confirmation in the Senate as the new Secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation:

“NACD congratulates the new Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao on her swift confirmation by the U.S. Senate to head up the Department of Transportation. Her extensive experience in government as Labor Secretary under the George W. Bush administration will guide her well as she leads in setting our nation’s transportation policies. 

“We look forward to working with her and her team to ensure that the transportation regulatory environment is based on a commonsense approach that ensures safety in all modes of transportation while also allowing businesses to create jobs and grow the economy.”


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