Senate committee clears STB reauthorization bill

Senate committee clears STB reauthorization bill

ON March 25, the Senate Commerce Committee adopted by voice vote legislation (S. 808) introduced by committee chairman John Thune (R., S.D.) and ranking member Sen. Bill Nelson (D., Fla.) that would reauthorize and reform the Surface Transportation Board (STB).

Many in the agriculture industry — such as the National Grain & Feed Assn. and the National Association of Wheat Growers — support the legislation, which includes several important refor

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