Truckload Carriers Association Congratulates Secretary Elaine Chao


Alexandria, Virginia:
The Truckload Carriers Association applauds the recent confirmation of U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao.
On Tuesday, the U.S. Senate voted overwhelmingly to approve Chao in a vote of 93-6.
“I’ve had the privilege to be associated with some of Secretary Chao’s work throughout my career,” said TCA President John Lyboldt. “Along with her distinguished track record, she’ll bring innovative ideas to address the nation’s highway and infrastructure needs.”
Lyboldt added that now more than ever our industry needs to focus on meaningful improvements when it comes to the nation’s roadways and key regulations that keep our highways safe.
“Secretary Chao is just the person to lead us in this transformation,” he noted.
“The chance to lead the department at this pivotal, historic time is a great honor,” said Chao in her confirmation hearing on January 11, 2017.