Passenger and Freight Rail Security, Hearing Before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Eighth Congress, Second Session, March 23, 2004 [open pdf - 4MB]
This is the March 23, 2004 hearing on "Passenger and Freight Rail Security" held before the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. From the opening statement of John McCain: "The Committee meets today to consider the state of rail security in the United States. Obviously, the recent attacks on Madrid's commuter rail system have demonstrated all too vividly that our own transit system, Amtrak and the freight railroads, could be vulnerable-and I emphasize, could-be vulnerable to terrorist attacks." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Peter F. Guerrero, Edward R. Hamberger, Asa Hutchinson, Robert Jamison, William W. Millar, John O'Connor, Jack Riley, and Allan Rutter.
S. Hrg. 108-1031
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