Full Committee Hearing

Preventing the Next Pension Collapse: Lessons from the United Airlines Case

Date: Tuesday, June 7, 2005 Time: 10:00 AM Location: 628 Dirksen Senate Office Building

Member Statements

  1.  Chuck Grassley (R - IA)
  2. Senator Max Baucus (D - MT)


Panel I

  1. The Honorable The Honorable David Walker
    Comptroller General
    United States Government Accountability Office
    Washington , DC
  2. Bradley Belt
    Executive Director
    Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp.
    Washington , DC
  3. Dr. Douglas Holtz-Eakin
    Congressional Budget Office
    Washington , DC

Panel II

  1. Patricia A. Friend
    International President
    Association of Flight Attendants-CWA, AFL-CIO
    Washington , DC
  2. Robert, Jr. Roach
    General Vice President
    International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers
    Upper Marlboro , MD
  3. Captain Duane E. Woerth
    Airline Pilots Association International
    Washington , DC
  4. Glenn F. Tilton
    Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
    United Airlines
    Chicago , IL
  5. Gerald Grinstein
    Chief Executive Officer
    Delta Airlines
    Atlanta , GA
  6. Douglas Steenland
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    Northwest Airlines
    Minneapolis , MN

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