244Apr 24, 2013
Freight Transportation System
Witnesses from FedEx, Norfolk Southern, the South Carolina Ports Authority, Werner Enterprises, and the AFL-CIOtestified on the future of freight transportation.
67Mar 28, 2013
U.S. Chamber's 12th Annual Aviation Summit
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce hosts a conference on the aviation industry, featuring the head of the Federal Aviation Administration and Senior Executives from Boeing, American Airlines, and other ...
238Mar 28, 2013
Fred Smith Remarks
Frederick Smith spoke with Bret Baier about the FedEx Corporation, job creation efforts in the aviation industry, and the cargo airline forecast for 2013. The FedEx president and chief executive was ...
1,238Dec 3, 2012
Business, political, and retired military leaders talked about the report they were releasing, “National Strategy for Energy Security: Harnessing American Resources and Innovation.” The ...
192Apr 16, 2012
U.S. Oil Security
A group of conservative former members of the military called on the U.S. to reduce its dependence on foreign oil, calling it one of the top national security issues. Former Vice Chair of ...
213Nov 18, 2010
Businesses, States, and Economic Growth
Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich and CEOs Steve Wynn and Fred Smith talked about the role of government and businesses in promoting economic growth, and the impact of the new health care ...
100May 12, 2009
Energy Security, Part 2
Mr. Smith and Mr. Wald testified about U.S. energy policy and reducing dependence on foreign oil. They focused on the use of petroleum products for transportation needs and developing ...
235Feb 23, 2009
Energy Policy Alternatives
Fred Smith, co-chairman of the Energy Security Leadership Council, talked about the relationship between volatile energy prices and the U.S. economic downturn. He also discussed a new study ...
85Jun 14, 2007
Impact of High Gas Prices on Small Businesses
Witnesses testified about energy policy, the impact of high gasoline prices on small businesses, fuel markets and capacity, added costs due to transportation of goods, and potential costs to ...
63May 8, 2007
Oil Independence Funding
The Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development held a hearing on the policies and funding necessary for reducing U.S. oil dependence. Witnesses also talked about the ...