JD VANCE, Senator for Ohio

WASHINGTON, D.C. – President Donald J. Trump has endorsed Senator JD Vance’s Railway Safety Act. Senator Vance issued the following statement reacting to President Trump’s announcement: 

“President Trump remains the most powerful force in the Republican Party,” said Senator Vance. “No one has done more to draw attention to the plight of East Palestine than President Trump, and with his support, no one has done more to advance the passage of commonsense railway safety legislation.” 

President Trump’s endorsement: 

The Senate Commerce Committee will hold a markup hearing for The Railway Safety Act this Wednesday, May 10.  

Senator Vance and President Trump visited East Palestine together in February to survey environmental damage and meet with first responders.