2009 Archive - Federal Maritime Commission
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Archive for 2009

Comments of Federal Maritime Commissioner Rebecca Dye National Association of Waterfront Employers


October 27, 2009 Thank you for inviting me to your Association’s dinner. My remarks tonight reflect my own individual views and are not offered as the official position of the Federal Maritime Commission. Marine terminal operators are critical players in determining American success in international trade. Your companies are working… Read More »

Swearing-In and Reception Held for Chairman Lidinsky


October 23, 2009 NR 09-17 CONTACT: Karen V. Gregory, Secretary (202) 523-5725 On October 14th, Speaker of the United States House of Representative, Nancy Pelosi swore in Richard A. Lidinsky, Jr. as the Federal Maritime Commission’s 18th Chairman. President Barack Obama had designated then-Commissioner Lidinsky as Chairman on September 11th. Chairman… Read More »

Richard A. Lidinsky, Jr. to Serve as Chairman


September 14, 2009 NR 09-14 CONTACT: Karen V. Gregory, Secretary (202) 523-5725 The Federal Maritime Commission announces today that President Barack Obama has designated Richard A. Lidinsky Jr., as the Chairman of the Federal Maritime Commission.Chairman Lidinsky joined the Commission on July 31, 2009, having been nominated by President Obama on June… Read More »