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Bus safety panel set

Among the witnesses will be Sen. Sherrod BrownSherrod Campbell BrownOvernight Finance: Senate repeals auto-lending guidance, shattering precedent with vote | House passes IRS reform bills | Senate GOP fears tax cut sequel Dem Senator open to bid from the left in 2020 GOP Senate hopefuls race to catch up with Dems MORE (D-Ohio), NTSB Chairwoman Deborah Hersman, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Administrator Anne Ferro and NHTSA Deputy Administrator Ron Medord, Lautenberg's office said in a statement. Other speakers will include American Bus Association President Peter Pantuso and Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety Consumer Co-Chairwoman Joan Claybrook.
 
Claybrook is a former NHTSA administrator.
 
The hearing is scheduled for 2:30 p.m. Wednesday.