"An Oversight Hearing on Trade Policy and the U.S. Automobile Industry"

Friday, February 17 2006
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
485 Russell Senate Office Building

Hearing Transcript

For a full transcript of the hearing click here.

here to see a video recording of the hearing. (Quicktime format)

Opening Statements

Senator Byron L. Dorgan
Chairman, Democratic Policy Committee

Senator Carl Levin

Senator Debbie Stabenow

Senator Mark Pryor


Stephen Collins
President of the Automotive Trade Policy Council

Steve Beckman
Director of the Governmental and International Affairs Department of the United Autoworkers

John Walker
Chairman of the United States Business and Industry Council

Jeffrey Schott
Senior Fellow at the Institute for International Economics

Charles McMillion
President and Chief Economist of MGB Information Services

Additional Materials

Witness Biographies

Chapter 6: "The Automotive Sector", by Jeffrey Schott

Charts that accompanied Charles McMillion's Testimony





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