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Freight Stakeholders Settled on Their Platform

In Uncategorized on June 24, 2009 at 4:02 am

The Freight Stakeholders Coalition “believes that the next surface transportation autohrization bill must maintain a strong federal role and provide for the creation of a national freight program."  With that as their starting point the coalition hammered out 10 planks in their platform, skipping the issues of fees and whether there should be a freight trust fund.  It’s a pretty good consensus document for a rather broad based group representing twenty public and private sector associations, coalitions and industry groups, one of which is a client.  – Pbea

Freight Stakeholders Settled on Their Platform