TFI Applauds Hedlund’s Confirmation to STB

ARLINGTON, VA – The Fertilizer Institute (TFI) President and CEO Corey Rosenbusch released the following statement regarding Ms. Karen Hedlund’s Senate confirmation to serve as a Board Member of the Surface Transportation Board (STB).

“Congratulations to Karen Hedlund on her confirmation to serve as a Board Member of the STB. Ms. Hedlund has a wealth of transportation experience from her time serving the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) and the Federal Highway Administration (FHA) in various roles over more than a decade. TFI was pleased to support her confirmation and looks forward to working with her to promote rail competition and reliable service.”



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