Name: HR 1748 Safe Freight act
Employed as: Conductor, for 10-20 years
Posted: 22 June 2020
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Dear Fellow Railroaders
This is our time. This is the legislation we've been working on for
the past six-years.
Last week, the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure approved
the rail provisions of the INVEST Act (H.R. 2). The legislation now
goes to the full House for a vote, including our key pieces of
legislation. This does not happen very often, but it is happening now.
On June 30th, the U.S. House of Representatives will be voting on
legislation that includes two-person crew.
This week is all hands on deck. We need every member, retiree and
family/friends to send a message to their Member of Congress and ask
them to support the rail provisions in the INVEST Act. On our Action
Center, we have several types of messages (pick the one that best fits
Conductors and Engineers, click here.
Railroaders and Retirees, click here.
Friends, Family and Public, click here
or click to main page to see all options or write your own
Together, we made this legislation happen. There will be a vote. Can I
count on you to send a message?
National Legislative Director
SMART Transportation Division