Chairman Diaz-Balart Opening Statement at U.S. Department of Transportation Hearing with Secretary Chao

Government and Politics

April 12, 2018

WASHINGTON – Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-25) delivered the following opening statement during a House Appropriations hearing on the U.S. Department of Transportation’s FY2019 budget request with Secretary Elaine Chao.As prepared for delivery:  “Today we welcome Secretary Elaine Chao to testify on the Fiscal Year 2019 budget request for the Department of Transportation. “The fiscal year 2019 budget