Full Committee Hearing

Ending Trade that Cheats American Workers By Modernizing Trade Laws and Enforcement, Fighting Forced Labor, Eliminating Counterfeits, and Leveling the Playing Field

Date: Thursday, February 16, 2023 Time: 10:30 AM Location: 215 Dirksen Senate Office Building

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Member Statements

  1.  Ron Wyden (D - OR)
  2.  Mike Crapo (R - ID)


  1. Cindy Allen
    Vice President for Regulatory Affairs and Compliance
    FedEx Logistics
    Memphis , TN
  2. Andy Meserve
    Local Union President 9423
    United Steelworkers
    Owensboro , TN
  3. Scott Nova
    Executive Director
    Worker Rights Consortium
    Washington , DC
  4. John Pickel
    Senior Director, International Supply Chain Policy
    National Foreign Trade Council
    Washington , DC
  5. Brenda Smith
    Global Director, Government Outreach
    Expeditors International of Washington, Inc.
    Glen Burnie , MD

 How do I submit a statement for the record?

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Senate Committee on Finance
Attn. Editorial and Document Section
Rm. SD-219
Dirksen Senate Office Bldg.
Washington, DC 20510-6200