Oberstar Holds Final Committee Meeting Of Illustrious Career

Thursday, December 2nd, 2010 at 11:56 am

Thursday morning (Dec. 1) was likely Rep. Jim Oberstar’s final committee markup meeting for the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Oberstar, who chairs the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, held the full committee markup meeting at 10 a.m.

KSTP in St. Paul reported that those in attendance gave the longtime congressman a standing ovation for his service.

Oberstar, who serves Minnesota’s 8th District, lost in the November election to Republican Chip Cravaack. Oberstar served in Congress for 36 years.

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