STB reform bill introduced

STB reform bill introduced

THE Senate Commerce, Science & Transportation Committee held a hearing Sept. 10 on freight rail service, during which committee chairman Jay Rockefeller (D., W.Va.) and ranking member Sen. John Thune (R., S.D.) introduced legislation to reform the Surface Transportation Board (STB) and improve rail service beyond the Midwest.

Rockefeller and Thune said their Surface Transportation Board Reauthorization Act of 2014 would increase STB's investigat

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