U.S. Senator Jay Rockefeller has announced that the United States Senate Commerce Committee will conduct a field hearing April 11 in Fairmont, W.Va. The hearing will be on “Shale Gas Development: Meeting the Transportation, Pipeline, and Rail Needs to Renew American Manufacturing." The hearing will begin at 1:00 p.m. and be held in the Robert H. Mollohan Research Center in Fairmont (1000 Galliher Drive) in Exhibition Hall.
"At the hearing, Senator Rockefeller will focus – with a panel of experts – on the infrastructure needs that must be met to spur new growth in West Virginia manufacturing as a result of the shale gas boom," according to an email invite from the Senator's office.
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