August 11, 2003. Full committee field hearing.
To examine transportation investment along the Southern Texas Border; building upon the Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century (TEA-21).
Monday, August 11, 2003 Opening Statements:
University of Texas at Brownsville (UTB)
Science Education Technology Building
Lecture Hall, 80 Fort Brown
Brownsville, Texas 78521
Sen. James M. Inhofe, of Oklahoma. Witnesses:
Sen. John Cornyn, of Texas.
Emil Frankel Statements submitted for the record:
Assistant Secretary for Transportation Policy
Department of Transportation
Texas Department of Transportation
Assistant Agency Director
Texas Transportation Institute
Mayor Eddie Trevino, Jr.
City of Brownsville, Texas
Mayor Connie de la Garza
City of Harlingen, Texas
Mayor John David Franz
City of Hidalgo, Texas
Judge Gilberto Hinojosa
Cameron County, Texas
Starr-Camargo Bridge Company
Mission Economic Development Authority
Rio Grande Valley Partnership/Chamber of Commerce
Hon. Solomon Ortiz, U.S. Congressman from the State of Texas
Hon. Randy Neugebauer, Texas State Representative