Washington, DC – Nicole Brewin, Vice President of Government & Public Affairs for the Railway Supply Institute (RSI), released the following statement today on President-elect Joe Biden’s nomination of former South Bend, Indiana mayor Pete Buttigieg to be the U.S. Secretary of Transportation:
“RSI congratulates Mayor Pete Buttigieg on his nomination to be the next U.S. Secretary of Transportation,” said Nicole Brewin, Vice President of Government and Public Affairs for the Railway Supply Institute. As a former mayor, Pete Buttigieg knows firsthand how rail infrastructure investments can strengthen our communities and deliver thousands of well-paying jobs to American workers and we look forward to working with him in his new role at the Department of Transportation.”
About the Railway Supply Institute (RSI)
The Railway Supply Institute (RSI) is a trade association representing more than 160 companies involved in the manufacture of products and services in the freight car, tank car, locomotive, maintenance-of-way, communications and signaling, and passenger rail industries. RSI connects members to their customers and partners, supports the improvement of the industry, assists members in the global marketplace, and represents the industry during the regulatory and legislative process. For more information visit www.rsiweb.org, follow RSI on Twitter and join the RSI LinkedIn group.