Roger Wicker

Government, Business, Technology, Fuel

Senate Commerce Panel Chief Roger Wicker Critical of Green New Deal

Roger Wicker Wicker (Rogelio V. Solis/Associated Press)

Add Sen. Roger Wicker to the list of senior Republicans coming out against Democrats’ ambitious progressive environmental policy manifesto referred to as the Green New Deal.

Eugene Mulero | Staff Reporter
March 5, 2019
Government, Technology, Equipment, Safety

Sen. Roger Wicker to Lead Commerce Committee in 116th Congress

Roger Wicker Wicker (Zach Gibson/Bloomberg News)

The Senate Republican caucus chose Mississippi Sen. Roger Wicker to lead the Commerce Committee in the 116th Congress. Wicker succeeds Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.), who was promoted to the role of assistant Republican leader.

Eugene Mulero | Staff Reporter
January 11, 2019
Government, Business

Legislation Aims to Boost Transportation Funds at Local Level

Local governments would be able to access more federal funds under a bipartisan bill unveiled this week in the Senate.

Eugene Mulero | Staff Reporter
March 18, 2015