Full Committee Hearing

Energy and Economic Growth for Rural America


Date: Wednesday, February 15, 2012 Time: 09:30 AM Location: G50 Dirksen Senate Office Building

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Member Statements


  1.  Debbie Stabenow (Democrat - Michigan)

Witnesses


Panel I

  1. Sec. Tom Vilsack
    Secretary
    United States Department of Agriculture
    Washington, DC

Panel II

  1. Mathias J. McCauley
    Director of Regional Planning & Community Development
    Northwest Michigan Council of Governments
    Traverse City, MI
  2. Dr. Florine P. Raitano
    Immediate Past President
    Rural Community Assistance Corp.
    Dillon, CO
  3. Mr. Mark Rembert
    Executive Director
    Energize Clinton County (and Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce)
    Wilmington, OH
  4. Charles Fluharty
    President and CEO/Research Professor
    Rural Policy Research Institute/Truman School of Public Affairs
    Columbia, MO

Panel III

  1. Mr. Steve Flick
    Chairman of the Board
    Show Me Energy Coop
    Centerview, MO
  2. Mr. Lee Edwards
    President and CEO
    Virent, Inc.
    Madison, WI
  3. Mr. Bennie Hutchins
    Energy Program Coordinator
    Ag Energy Resources, LLC
    Brookhaven, MS
  4. Mr. William Greving
    Sorghum Farmer
    Greving Farms, Inc.
    Prairie View, KS

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